E. Scott Halstead, MD, PhD

Penn State Hershey Children's Hospital,
University Park, PA

Faoud Terrence Ishmael, MD, PhD, FAAAAI

Penn State Hershey Medical Center, Palmyra, PA

Dawn C. Newcomb, PhD

Division of Allergy, Pulmonary, and Critical Care Medicine,
Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN

Y.S. Prakash, MD, PhD

Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Scottsdale, AZ

Patricia Silveyra, PhD

Penn State College of Medicine, Hershey, PA

Accredited by

American Academy of Allergy Asthma & Immunology

Course Description

Session 1008 from the 2017 AAAAI Annual Meeting will showcase experimental work on sex-based differences in lung function and how these relate to different predispositions to developing lung disease in men and women. Furthermore, this course will explore how circulating sex hormone levels impact the lung innate immune response and contribute to the pathogenesis of asthma and viral respiratory infection.

Activity Details

Credit Types:CME / CE
Credit Amount:2.50 Credits
Release Date:2017-Jun-01
Expiration Date:2019-May-31
Estimated Time for Completion:2 hours and 30 minutes
Registration Required:Yes
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