Clinical Cases: NESA Fall 2018 Meeting

At the NESA Fall 2018 Meeting, the speakers talked about food allergy, genetic testing in PID, the atopic march, and doctor-patient communication.This course is a companion to that meeting, designed to assess knowledge retention, gauge overall practice change, and determine everyday usefulness of the content in attendees' practices. Completion of this course will provide an additional 1.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™.


Target Audience

Attendees of the NESA FAll 2018 Meeting

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this activity, participants should be able to:

  • Assess their understanding of food allergy, PID/genetics of PID, the atopic march, and physician/patient communication
  • Determine the everyday application of content presented at the Fall Meeting
  • Describe how they have changed or will change their approach to patients based on the content presented at the Fall Meeting
Summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.50 Attendance
    Attendance credit.
  • 1.50 CE
    CE credit.
  • 1.50 CME
    CME credit.
Course opens: 
11/02/2018
Course expires: 
06/30/2019
Cost:
$0.00
Rating: 
0

Planning Committee
Lisa Bartnikas, MD
Boston Children's Hospital, Boston, MA
Relevant relationships: None

Ann Beaulieu, RN AE-C
Jordan Scott, MD, Leominster, MA
Relevant relationships: None

Jackie Garrett, MD
Riverbend Medical Group, Feeding Hills, MA
Relevant relationships: None

Michael C. Young, MD FAAAAI
South Shore Allergy Asthma Specialists, P.C., South Weymouth, MA
Relevant relationships: None

Faculty
Thomas Fleisher, MD FAAAAI
National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD
Relevant relationships: None

Wanda Phipitanakul, MD MS FAAAAI
Boston Children's Hospital, Boston, MA
Relevant relationships: Genetech, Novartis, Teva, Regeron (advisory board)

Robert Wood, MD FAAAAI
Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD
Relevant relationships: Aimmune, DBV Technologies, HAL-Allergy (research grants)

Ishani Ganguli, MD
Harvard University School of Medicine, Boston, MA
Relevant relationships: None

Content Reviewers
Karen Gregory, DNP APRN-BC RRT AE-C
Oklahoma Allergy and Asthma Clinic, Edmond, OK
Relevant relationships: Merck, MEDA and Novartis: speakers bureau

Samuel Gubernick, DO FAAAAI
Family Allergy, Asthma and Immunology Associates, Largo, FL
Relevant relationships: None


AAAAI Disclosure Policy
Pursuant to the Code of Ethics for the American Academy of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology (AAAAI) and the Standards for Commercial Support of Continuing Medical Education of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education, the AAAAI requires disclosure of certain information from faculty members of educational activities designated for CME credit by the AAAAI. Prior to the activity, authors and reviewers are required to disclose all relationships that meet the following parameters:

  • Employment: Name of employer and job title.
  • Financial interests: All organizations, other than the employer, from which the faculty member or a member of his/her immediate family or household receives annual remuneration in any amount (including grants, honoraria and consulting fees).
  • Research interests: All organizations which support research projects for which the faculty member or member of his/her immediate family or household serves as an investigator.
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  • Organizational interests: All organizations, other than the AAAAI, for which the faculty member holds volunteer positions.
  • Gifts: All organizations from which the faculty member or a member of his/her immediate family or household have received a gift of any amount in the last year.
  • Other interests: All interests of the faculty member or a member of his/her immediate family or household that would be judged by a majority of his/her peers to be more than casual and/or likely to impact his/her ability to exercise independent judgment. This includes any financial interest in or relationship with any manufacturer of a commercial product, and any financial interest or relationship with any organization that provides commercial support to AAAAI-sponsored educational activities.

The information disclosed by the speakers and planning committee was reviewed in accordance with the AAAAI Disclosure Policy. All potential conflicts of interest were resolved by the planners, faculty, and reviewers prior to their participation in the development of this activity.

Accreditation Statement
This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of AAAAI and the Illinois Society of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology. The AAAAI is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Designation Statement
The American Academy of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology designates this enduring material for a maximum of 0.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Credit Claiming Period
This activity will expire at 11:59 pm on December 31, 2018. Requests to claim credit on or after January 1, 2019 will be denied.

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Questions
Activity-related questions should be directed to Gail Radecki (gradecki@aaaai.org).

Available Credit

  • 1.50 Attendance
    Attendance credit.
  • 1.50 CE
    CE credit.
  • 1.50 CME
    CME credit.

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
11/02/2018
Course expires: 
06/30/2019

Price

Cost:
$0.00
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