Cezmi A. Akdis, MD, FAAAAI

Swiss Institute of Allergy and Asthma Research,
Davos, Switzerland

Mariana C. Castells, MD, PhD

Division of Rheumatology, Allergy, and Immunology
Brigham and Women's Hospital
Departments of Medicine
Harvard Medical School
Boston, MA

David B.K. Golden, MD, FAAAAI

Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD

Accredited by

American Academy of Allergy Asthma & Immunology

Course Description

Upon completion of this activity, participants will be able to:
1. Describe the mechanism of tolerance development during venom immunotherapy
2. Assess the indications for initiation and discontinuation of venom immunotherapy
3. Evaluate the overlap between venom-induced anaphylaxis and mast cell disorders

Activity Details

Credit Types:CME / CE
Credit Amount:1.25 Credits
Release Date:2016-Jun-01
Expiration Date:2018-May-31
Estimated Time for Completion:1 hour and 15 minutes
Registration Required:Yes
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