Conferences

Allergy and Immunology Weekly Conference Schedule

Time Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
8 – 9 am   CHEST CONFERENCE
Kimberg
PH8E-115
PACC RESEARCH CONFERENCE
Atchley Loeb
PH8E-107
(2nd & 4th Wed.)
  PEDIATRIC ALLERGY & IMMUNOLOGY SEMINAR
(8:30 – 9:30am)
12 – 1 pm     Medical
Grand Rounds
Myrna Daniels Auditorium
ADULT ALLERGY & IMMUNOLOGY SEMINAR
Richards Cournand
PH9
JOURNAL CLUB
Kimberg
PH8E-115

Adult Allergy / Immunology Seminar (sample)

  • Review of Program Requirements, General Competencies; PIP’s
  • PFTs I & II
  • Drug Allergy Overview and Update
  • Urticaria / Angioedema
  • Asthma Pathogenesis Overview / Update; NAEPP guidelines
  • Lung Transplantation
  • Allergic rhinitis
  • COPD
  • Nonallergic rhinitis
  • T cell development
  • Food allergy
  • Clinical Research
  • B cell development
  • IgE regulation
  • Anaphylaxis
  • Innate Immunity
  • Tolerance
  • Pharmacology I: beta agonists / antagonists / anticholinergics
  • Pharmacology II: corticosteroids / other immunosuppressants
  • Immune Hemolytic Anemias
  • Antigen-presenting Cells: processing, presentation
  • Mast Cell Disorders / Tryptase; Urticaria Pigmentosa
  • Eosinophils
  • Neutrophils
  • Apoptosis
  • Primary Immunodeficiency / Humoral
  • Chemokines and their Receptors
  • Immunotherapy
  • CVID / ALPS
  • NK Cell Function and Cytokines
  • Occupational Lung Disease / Hypersensitivity Pneumonitis / Mycopolyspora / Farmer’s Lung
  • Photoallergy, Phototoxicity, Drug Fever and Serum Sickness Reactions
  • Asthma among underrepresented minorities

Pediatric Allergy & Immunology Seminar (sample)

  • Overview of atopic dermatitis and treatment strategies
  • Contact Dermatitis
  • Food allergy
  • Urticaria
  • IVIG v. SCIG - mechanism of action and indications of use
  • Drug allergy, testing, and desensitization v. challenge
  • Venom Allergy
  • SLIT v. SCIT and new IT
  • Hereditary Angioedema
  • Primary ID associated with eczema
  • Oral allergy syndrome
  • Case conference
  • Vasculitis
  • Atopy patch testing: controversy of testing for food and environmental
  • Hypersensitivity Pneumonitis
  • Childhood asthma
  • “Hot topics from AAAI
  • Toxic Epidermolysis Necrosis (TEN/Steven Johnson Syndrome)
  • Idiopathic Anaphylaxis
  • Physiologic Urticarias: from the Sun to the Cold and Beyond
  • Billing Course
  • Adverse Reactions to Vaccines
  • Overview of vasculitis (small to large vessel disease)
  • New advances in Food allergy treatment
  • Gastroesophageal reflux and asthma in children
  • Spirometry