VAM 19 1210: Can There Be a Universal Approach to Food Allergy Prevention Guidelines?
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Session 1210 includes the following talks:
- What Foods Should We be Introducing Early for Protection Against the Development of Food Allergy?
- When Should We Start Early Introduction, and How Do We Balance This within the Developmental Trajectories of Infants and Who Breastfeeding Recommendations?
- Should Implementation Strategies for Screening and the Role of Primary Care Differ Among Countries?
- Has the Voice of the Stakeholder Been Heard in Understanding How to Implement Early Introduction Recommendations?
- What Can We Offer the Family with a Child Who Fails Early Introduction?
- Where Do We Go from Here? What Is the Next Leap in Food Allergy Prevention
The American Board of Allergy and Immunology (ABAI) has approved this activity for 3.00 MOC Part II Self-Assessment credits. These credits will be awarded once you have completed all components of the course
Allied Health Professionals
Upon completion of this activity, participants should be able to:
- Discuss the existing evidence and rationale for specific foods supporting their early introduction to reduce the risk of developing food allergy
- Discuss the pros and cons of having allergist facilitated introduction compared to an open recommendation for all infants to have early introduction without medical intervention
- Discuss the potential that a child may fail early introduction, and identify the psychosocial needs that such children may require given earlier diagnosis of allergy, as well as potential treatment options available for such children
Edmond Chan, MD FAAAAI
Debra Palmer, MD
Anne Ellis, MD FRCPC FAAAAI
Jonathan O'B. Hourihane, MD FAAAAI
Scott Sicherer, MD FAAAAI
Jennifer Koplin, PhD
Robert N. Corriel, MD FAAAAI
Shirley S. Joo, MD
Todd Rambasek, MD FAAAAI
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- 3.00 AttendanceAttendance credit.
- 3.00 CECE credit.
- 3.00 CMECME credit.