Practical Application of Food Allergy Prevention for Medical Providers
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Session 1803 from the 2017 AAAAI Annual Meeting addresses how to prepare and conduct infant oral food challenges and provide guidance to families regarding early introduction of peanut in the infant diet.
Allied Health Professionals
Upon completion of this activity, participants should be able to:
- Discuss food challenge preparation
- Describe which infant would require an oral food challenge to peanut and advise on the continued avoidance of peanut or guidance on home introduction of peanut
- Identify how to guide families to meet recommended weekly home peanut consumption without compromising safe and appropriate infant nutrition
Ms. Marion E. Groetch, MS RDN
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, New York, NY
Relevant relationships: Consultant: Nutricia North America
Dr. Scott H. Sicherer, MD FAAAAI
Department of Pediatrics, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, New York, NY
Relevant relationships: None
Robert Corriel, MD FAAAAI
Manhasset Allergy and Asthma Associates, Manhasset, NY
Relevant relationships: None
Karen Gregory, DNP APRN-BC RRT AE-C
Oklahoma Allergy and Asthma Clinic, Edmond, OK
Relevant relationships: Merck, MEDA and Novartis: speakers bureau
The American Academy of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology (AAAAI) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
The American Academy of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
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