VAM 20 1208: The Microbiome and Atopic Diseases: Target for Prevention

Session 1208 includes the following talks:

  • How the Microbiome Triggers and Modulates Atopic Diseases
  • The Impact of Environmental Microbes on Asthma Prevention

The American Board of Allergy and Immunology (ABAI) has approved this activity for 1.00 MOC Part ll Self-Assessment credits.  These credits will be awarded once you have completed all components of the course.  

Target Audience

  • Physicians
  • Allergist/Immunologists
  • Nurses
  • Nurse Practitioners
  • Allied Health Professionals

Learning Objectives

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

  • Describe how the microbiome affects atopic diseases, and how to utilize the microbiome as a target for prevention and/or treatment
Summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.00 Attendance
    Attendance credit.
  • 1.00 CE
    CE credit.
  • 1.00 CME
    CME credit.
Course opens: 
07/01/2020
Course expires: 
05/31/2022
Cost:
$15.00
Parent activity set: 
Rating: 
0
Planning Committee

See attachment at bottom of page for Annual Meeting Planning Committee disclosure information.

Faculty

Susan Lynch, PhD
University of California - San Francisco
Relevant relationships: Siolta Therapeutics (Consultant, stock options, Owner: Founder/Board of Directors)

Harold Renz, MD FAAAAI
Philipps University of Marburg, Germany
Relevant relationships: None

COI Reviewers

Bruce J. Lanser, MD FAAAAI
National Jewish Health, Denver, CO
Relevant relationships: XX


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.
  • Legal Consultation Services/Expert Witness Testimony: All topics on which the faculty member provided legal consultation and/or expert witness testimony during the previous calendar year.
  • 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

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.

Designation Statement

The American Academy of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

CE Designation Statement

The American Academy of Allergy, Asthma, & Immunology (AAAAI) is a Provider, approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider #10704, for up to 1.00 Contact Hours.

Credit Claiming Period

Credit claiming for this activity will expire at 11:59 pm on May 31, 2022. Requests to claim credit on or after June 1, 2022 will be subject to an administrative fee.


AAAAI Privacy Policy

To verify your participation in educational activities, you may be asked to provide your name, contact information, and/or other descriptors. The AAAAI will not release this information to outside entities. It may be used internally to inform you of other AAAAI educational activities. If you wish to have your information excluded from this process, please contact us at cme@aaaai.org.

Questions

Activity related questions should be directed to cme@aaaai.org

Available Credit

  • 1.00 Attendance
    Attendance credit.
  • 1.00 CE
    CE credit.
  • 1.00 CME
    CME credit.

Price

Cost:
$15.00
Please login or register to take this course.

Required Hardware/software

One of the two most recent versions of Chrome, Firefox, or Safari.

Internet Explorer is no longer supported.