Accredited by

American College of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology

Course Description

Learning Objectives:
- Discuss recent developments in basic immunology in relation to allergic disorders.
- Describe recent developments in infectious diseases, antimicrobials and vaccines.
- Discuss recent developments in clinical immunology.
- Better diagnose and manage asthma and COPD.
- Discuss important scientific and clinical advances in the pathophysiology and treatment of urticaria, angioedema and other skin disorders.
- Apply practical lessons learned from recent literature in pediatric allergy, asthma and immunology.
- Identify new concepts in anaphylaxis, drug allergy and stinging insect hypersensitivity, as well as utilize clinically relevant findings in these areas.
- Describe recent developments in immunotherapy.
- Discuss recent developments in food allergy.
- Better counsel patients on environmental factors that may impact respiratory and allergic disease and better recognize, diagnose and manage occupational allergic diseases.
- Describe recent developments in rhinitis and sinusitis.
- Apply practical lessons learned from recent literature in allergy, asthma and immunology.

Activity Details

Credit Types:CME
Credit Amount:6.00 Credits
Release Date:2016-Nov-12
Expiration Date:2019-Nov-30
Estimated Time for Completion:6 Hours
Registration Required:Yes

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