Allergy Updates for 2024: Priming Your Practice

CHOP Hub for Clinical Collaboration, Philadelphia, PA 19104  

Date:
Sep 13, 2024-Dec 31, 2024

This course will provide a wide overview of complicated topics of atopic diseases. New therapeutics continue to become available and new indications and approvals have changed treatment options for patients. The course will review atopic diseases from perspectives of multidiscplinary specialists surrounding asthma and dermatitis. Participants will be offered a hands-on session with experts on managing allergic reactions as well as discuss difficult cases many clinicians face.

Objectives

  1. Define patients with atopic dermatitis who need additional evaluation.
  2. Describe how to incorporate omalizumab (xolair), the newly approved treatment, into the care of patients with food allergy.
  3. Describe concerning signs in a patient with a history of hives.

Accreditation

The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education to physicians.

    Credits

    AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ (6.00 hours), Non-Physician Attendance (includes PA, RT, RDMS) (6.00 hours)

    Related specialties: Allergy