Basic Course in Allergy & Immunology 2017
The Basic Course in Allergy & Immunology presents basic concepts and techniques applicable to the clinical care of allergic patients.
The AAOA CME program centers around clinical issues related to the care of allergy/immunology and inflammatory diseases of the airways and systems related to the head and neck.
The Basic Course focuses on:
- More integration of SLIT into treatment discussions
- Introduction to Allergy
- Allergy Testing (Prick, IT, IDT, In Vitro)
- Basic principles of allergy
- Treatment of Allergy (SCIT, SLIT, Dose Calculations, Vial Prep)
- Introduction to Advanced Topics (Unified Airway, Asthma, Food Allergies, SLIT)
The Basic Course is structured for otolaryngologists integrating more allergy assessment and management into their practice, AAOA members providing specialized allergy care who need to remain current with literature based evidence and practice trends, residents, PA/NPs who work in otolaryngology, and allied health staff who support their physicians in the management of allergic patients. The Basic Course offers face-to-face opportunities with the faculty to discuss nuances and answer questions, as well as hands-on practica to demonstrate technique.
The Basic Course is intended to advance physician competence and performance and is intended to result in improved patient care outcomes. Upon completion of the course, participants should demonstrate competence in the evaluation and management of the allergic patient, including utilization of appropriate testing techniques, implementation of environmental control, delivery of allergy pharmacotherapy, and delivery of safe immunotherapy.
The American Academy of Otolaryngic Allergy is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
AMA Credit Designation Statement
The American Academy of Otolaryngic Allergy designates this live activity for a maximum of 19.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
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