Drug Allergy, Insect Allergy, and Vaccines Courses

Activity Title Credit Cost
Virtual Patient: Drug Allergy in Older Adults
    • 1.00 Attendance credit
    • 1.00 CME credit
Mining the Electronic Health Record for Delayed Hypersensitivity Phenotypes
    • 1.50 Attendance credits
    • 1.50 CME credits
Ex vivo/ In vitro Testing for Delayed Drug Hypersensitivity
    • 1.50 Attendance credits
    • 1.50 CME credits

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 Drug Allergy, Insect Allergy, and Vaccines include:

1526    Tackling Vaccine Hesitancy in Adults, Children and Special Populations
1601    Presidential Plenary: Paradigm Shifts in Drug Allergy
2305    Allergy to COVID-19 Vaccines and COVID-19 Therapeutics
2808    The Ins and Outs of Severe Cutaneous Adverse Reactions (SCARs)
3304    Using Drug Allergy Expertise to Improve Patient Care in Other Specialties
4303    Mechanisms of Immediate Drug-Induced Hypersensitivity Reaction
4305    Technology and the Electronic Health Record in Allergy
4712    Drug Allergy: Going Beyond Penicillin Allergy
5001    Diagnostic Testing in Insect Allergy
5003    Toxicities of Immune Checkpoint Inhibitors: Part 1
5005    Pearls for Communication: How to Discuss Drug Allergy with Our Non-Allergist Colleagues
5006    Diverse Hypersensitivity Reactions Associated with Vancomycin
5205    Vaccination and the Allergist/Immunologist
5401    Drug Allergy: Other Drugs
5402    Update on Allergy to Non-Beta-Lactam Antibiotics
5405    Drug Allergy Practice Parameter Update
5407    Evaluation and Management of Reactions to Novel Therapeutics for the Allergist

Drug Allergy, Insect Allergy, and Vaccines Resources for Healthcare Providers

Clinical Resources
AAAAI/ACAAI Joint Venom Extract Shortage Task Force Report (2017)
Anaphylaxis Action Plan
Penicillin Allergy Toolbox - This special site includes a variety of patient and provider resources related to the diagnosis and management of patients with a penicillin allergy.
Drug Allergy and Insect Allergy resources, including an overview, explanation of symptoms and diagnosis, treatment and management, an action plan, information for patients, and more.

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

Collaborate with Drug Allergy Professionals

Interested in collaborating with fellow AAAAI members who share a particular interest in Drug Allergy? The ADDA Interest Section is the community for AAAAI members interested in advancing the knowledge and understanding of food allergy diagnosis and treatment. Topics covered include: anaphylaxis, dermatology, and drug allergy.

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

Chair: Kimberly G. Blumenthal, MD MSc FAAAAI            

Vice Chair:  Miguel A. Park, MD FAAAAI       

Secretary: Peck Y. Ong, MD FAAAAI      

Staff Liaison: Lauri Sweetman         

Interested in aligning with ADDA?

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

Or, consider the work of the Allergic Skin Diseases Committee. Its purpose is to facilitate education and research activities in advancing knowledge and improving care for atopic dermatitis, urticaria, angioedema, contact dermatitis and other related immune-mediated skin diseases. . NOTE: Interest Section Committees are open to all members of the AAAAI.

Drug Allergy, Insect Allergy, and Vaccines 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:

  1. Take our Drug Allergy Quiz
  2. Stinging Insect Matching Game


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