USP Chapter 797: Allergen Extract Compounding Training Module 2023

The final USP Chapter 797 standards for sterile compounding, including standards specifically for physician in-office compounding of allergen extracts in allergy practices, have been released. These standards were established to ensure safe treatment of an allergy clinic's patients.

This training module guides allergy practices toward achieving and maintaining compliance through detailed explanations of the standards regarding their facility, personnel qualifications, and documentation ahead of the updated implementation date.


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Target Audience

  • Allergist/immunologists
  • Fellows-in-Training
  • Nurses and Nurse Practitioners
  • Physician Assistants and Other Allied Health Professionals
  • Practice Managers

Learning Objectives

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

  1. Assess the compliance of their clinic’s compounding space
  2. Describe the changes the clinic will need to make to personnel training practices
  3. Identify the documentation the clinic will need to begin keeping to demonstrate compliance
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Content Authors
Tessie Adams, CMPE
Coastal Allergy & Asthma PC
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Cheryl K. Bernstein, RN BSN CCRC
Bernstein Clinical Research Center, LLC 
Relevant Relationships: ALK: Consultant, Education

Helen B. Combs
Alabama Allergy & Asthma Center
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David A. Khan, MD FAAAAI
University of Texas SW Medical Center
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Ellen Price, MA
American Academy of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology
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Content Reviewers

Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD
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Andrew W. Murphy, MD FAAAAI
Asthma, Allergy and Sinus Center, West Chester, PA
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Kevin Parks, MD FAAAAI
AAC/CRI of Southern Oregon, Medford, OR
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