2023 AAAAI Annual Meeting - Virtual Content Available

The 2023 AAAAI Annual Meeting is available for virtual participation through December 31, 2023. Visit the Annual Meeting website to register and access the virtual content.
Sessions on Asthma include:

1210    Diagnosing and Managing Non-Respiratory Comorbidities in Asthma
1211    Microbiome as a Gateway to Prevention of Allergic Airway Disease
1521    Allied Health: Advancements in Asthma Care Based on Our Understanding of Type 2 Inflammation and Phenotyping
1525    Hot Topics in Pediatric Allergy and Immunology
1533    Allied Health: COVID-19 Isn’t Going Away:  So Now What?
1805    Incorporating Exercise into the Management of Asthma Across the Lifespan
1809    Early Life Environmental Exposures Regulate Host Allergic Immune Responses: Lessons Learned from the Asthma and Allergic Diseases Cooperative Research Centers (AADCRC) Birth Cohorts
2021    Allied Health: Difficult Cases: Are you Ready for the Challenge?
2302    Biologics in Severe Asthma: What Ones for Which Patients?
2310    Allied Heath: Enhancing Asthma and Allergic Disease Care Adherence with a Psychosocial Assessment of Barriers: One Case Viewed through Three Lenses
2551    Global Initiative for Asthma (GINA) Versus National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI) Guidelines: What Should I Use?
2809    Beyond Shots:  Environmental Controls as an Intervention to Treat Allergic Disease and Asthma
3306    Geospatial Sciences: Insights into Asthma
3507    Quality Improvement, Big Data and HealthCare Outcomes: How to Leverage Partnerships to Advance Quality Care
3521    National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI): Managing Asthma in Older Adults
3524    Spirometry in the Office: Implementing the American Thoracic Society (ATS)/European Respiratory Society (ERS) Guidelines for Performance, Interpretation and Reporting
3702    ADT: Food as Medicine: An Emerging Treatment for Asthma
3704    EORD: Is Your Job Making You Sick? Approach to the Patient with Occupational Asthma
4306    Comparative Effectiveness of Biologics and Advanced Therapeutics in Allergic Diseases
4710    Timely Topics: Allergy/Immunology Care for the Pregnant Patient
5101    New Insights into Asthma in Urban Children
5102    Advancing Asthma Care Through Healthcare Technology: Recent Discoveries and Emerging Challenges
5103    Stress, Inflammation and Asthma
5104    Anti-Immunoglobulin E (IgE) vs. Anti-Eosinophilic Monoclonal Antibody in Multiply-Eligible Patients
5105    Does ACOS (Asthma-COPD Overlap) Exist?
5304    Highlighting Early Stage Investigators in Airway Research: Future of Our Specialty: Part 1
5506    Addressing Allergic Diseases in Vulnerable Children: The impact of Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs), Health Disparities, and Overcoming Barriers to Care
5704    Immune Dysregulation, Metabolic Dysfunction, and Bad Asthma: Novel Pathways and Approaches to Achieving Control
5804    Allied Health: Healthy Teens, Healthy Adults:  Promoting Asthma Self-Management Skills in Adolescents with Asthma
5807    Allied Health: Advances in Improving Outcomes for Severe Asthma:  Challenges of Exercise and Physical Activity

Asthma Resources for Healthcare Providers

Clinical Resources
National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute - slides from '2020 Focused Updates to the Asthma Management Guidelines' webinar
National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute - Digital Toolkit
Referral Guidelines for Asthma
School Tools: Allergy & Asthma Resources for Professionals
The Office of School-Based Management of Asthma (SAMPRO™): A Comprehensive Asthma Educational Resource
Quality Clinical Data Registry
Action Plan (English)
Action Plan (Spanish)

AAAAI Statements and Practice Parameters reflect the most current guidance available from the AAAAI on clinical topics related to allergies, asthma and immunologic disease.

Additional Education
The 2022 AAAAI Annual Meeting includes several sessions focused on asthma. On Demand and Pre-Recorded content is available through 12/31/2022. To register or review the program visit the AAAAI Annual Meeting site.

Collaborate with Asthma Professionals 

Interested in collaborating with fellow AAAAI members who share a particular interest in Asthma Education? The Asthma Diagnosis and Treatment (ADT) Interest Section is the community for AAAAI members interested in advancing the knowledge and understanding of asthma diagnosis and treatment. Topics covered include: allergen specific and non-specific bronchoprovocation, allergic and immunologic assessment and imaging studies, allergic bronchopulmonary aspergillosis, exercise-induced bronchoconstriction and exercise testing, inhalation delivery devices, pharmacologic and immunologic therapy.

To learn more about the work of this interest section, contact one of the leaders below:

Chair: Alan P. Baptist, MD MPH FAAAAI                     

Vice Chair: Karla E. Adams, MD FAAAAI             

Secretary: Justin Griewe, MD FAAAAI               

Staff Liaison: Renee Vandlik

Interested in aligning with ADT?

Becoming part of the ADT community network is as simple as linking to your AAAAI personal member profiles and updating your profile to reflect your primary membership as ADT under the tab labeled Involvement.

Or, consider the work of the Asthma, Cough, Diagnosis and Treatment Committee. Its purpose is to promote education concerning the diagnosis, assessment and treatment of asthma and cough. NOTE: Interest Section Committees are open to all members of the AAAAI.

Asthma Resources for Patients

AAAAI’s Tools for the Public offers a variety of resources for patients, including videos, interactive quizzes, and downloadable handouts to learn more about allergic and immunologic conditions. These include:

Asthma Overview
Asthma Action Plan