This list includes CME activities that are not programmed or accredited by the AAAAI, but that may be of interest to AAAAI members or other healthcare providers working in allergy/immunology. All are certified to provide AMA PRA Category 1 CreditTM by other organizations unless noted below.

For more information about any of these activities, please contact the sponsoring organizations named in the session descriptions.

To request the addition of an event to this listing, please contact the AAAAI Education Staff at


AAMC Leadership Education and Development (LEAD) Certificate Program

The Association of American Medical Colleges is accepting applications for a new cohort of participants in the LEAD Certificate Program. Designed for early- to mid-career faculty, the program provides a firm foundation in the best practices and recognized theoretical models of effective educational leadership that are key to advancing medical education at all levels.  Participants (Fellows) gain knowledge, skills, values, and real-life application that faculty and professionals in academic medicine need to be successful educational leaders. For more information and to apply, visit the LEAD Certificate Program webpage.

Clinical Advances in Allergy Management

Clinical Advances in Allergy Management is a Medscape website that offers a unique collection of educational activities delivered by leading experts in the field designed to address the challenges of allergy management: selecting the most effective treatment approach, improving patient adherence to treatment, and utilizing the latest available therapies. Visit Medscape to review the resources currently available.

October 2017

13th Annual Respiratory Disease Young Investigators' Forum

National Jewish Health will host the 13th Annual Respiratory Disease Young Investigators' Forum on October 12-15, 2017 at the Warwick Hotel in Denver, CO. The Forum is designed for US Fellows enrolled in a pediatric, pulmonary, allergy, or immunology fellowship program who are conducting research on airway diseases. Abstract submission closes Friday June 16. For information on abstract submission guidelines and other details visit the Young Investigators' Forum website.

4th CURED Research Conference and Patient Education Program

CURED Foundation and the Consortium of Eosinophilic Gastrointestinal Disease Researchers (CEGIR), along with Cincinnati Children's Hospital, will host this program October 19-21, 2017 at Cincinnati Children's. The conference features international keynote speakers focused on eosionophil checkpoint inhibitors, development of EoE in the context of oral immunotherapy for food allergy, and federal research leaders speaking about rare disease research and getting drug approvals, especially by partnering with patients. Abstract submission is open until August 1, 2017. For more information or to register, visit the CURED Research Conference website.

IPS: The Mental Health Conference

The American Psychiatric Association is hosting IPS: The Mental Health Conference in New Orleans, LA on October 19-22, 2017. This year's program includes two sessions addressing the impact of climate change on health: "Sickly Hot" on October 20, and "Climate Change: The Ultimate Determinant of of Health and Mental Health" on October 21. The APA is a member, along with the AAAAI, in the Medical Society Consortium on Climate and Health. For more information, visit the IPS: The Mental Health Conference website.

November 2017

Annual Immunology Congress

Allied Academies will host its 2017 Annual Immunology Congress in Paris, France on November 16-17. The Congress will feature a variety of program tracks including basic immunology, pediatric immunology, allergies and hypersensitivity, immunodermatology, and others. Abstract submission is currently open. The program will offer continuing education credits. For more information or to submit an abstract visit the Annual Immunology Congress website.

The 5th Latin American Congress on Autoimmunity

LACA 2017 will take place in Cancun, Mexico on November 26-29, 2017 and will bring together world renowned basic scientists and clinical experts in different specialties to present their cutting edge research, diagnostics and therapies in autoimmune diseases. Hot topics will include SLE, IBD and CNS diseases. So join us to discuss novel therapies, share your experiences and exchange knowledge in a warm environment. The abstract submission deadline is April 25, 2017 and the early registration deadline is July 26, 2017. For more information or to register visit the LACA website.

April 2018

New!  20th PANLAR Congress

The Pan-American League of Associations for Rheumatology (PANLAR) will host its 20th congress at the Hotel Hilton in Buenos Aires, Argentina on April 7-10, 2018. Abstract submission will open in September. To review the preliminary program or for more information visit the PANLAR Congress website.

May 2018

New!  22nd International Conference on Immunology and Evolution of Infectious Diseases

The 2018 International Conference will be held May 10-12, 2018 in Frankfurt, Germany. The conference theme is "Advanced Therapies for Deadly Diseases" and will include over 20 tracks of content. Abstract submission and registration are currently open and can accessed, along with program details, on the Conference website

11th International Congress on Autoimmunity

The 11th International Congress on Autoimmunity will be held in Lisbon, Portugal on May 16-20, 2018. The Congress will cover more than 80 autoimmune diseases from a variety of perspectives, both research-based and clinical. The newest therapeutic techniques and diagnostic tools will be discussed as well as the most up-to-date research on genetic, etiology, diagnostic, clinical aspects and novel therapies of autoimmune diseases. The Congress constitutes a network of international leaders on immunology, rheumatology and related fields. Abstract submission will open later this year. For more information visit the Congress website.