Update In Allergy & Immunology

TITLE of PROGRAM:

Update In Allergy and Immunology
2016 Symposium & Hands-on Rhinolaryngoscopy Workshop

WHERE:

Center for Advanced Medical Learning and Simulation (CAMLS), Tampa, Florida

WHEN:

October 21-22, 2016

COURSE DESCRIPTION

The USF Health Divisions of Allergy and Immunology’s 2016 Symposium & Rhinolaryngoscopy Hands-On Workshop Update in Allergy and Immunology will focus on the latest breakthroughs and recommendations to evaluate the management of common dermatologic problems, eosinophilic and mast disorders, atopic diseases and immunodeficiency, asthma and COPD, food allergy, and various forms of immunotherapy to treat allergic diseases.

The rhinoscopy hands-on workshop is designed to train clinicians in the use of fiberoptic rhinolaryngoscopy to evaluate upper airway diseases.  The workshop provides hands-on procedure training using simulation as well as standardized patients to measure performance in a safe environment.  Upon successful completion of the workshop, participants are expected to obtain more comfort and familiarity with the rhinolaryngoscopic examination of the upper airway.

TARGET AUDIENCE (WHO SHOULD ATTEND?)

This program is designed to meet the educational needs of primary care physicians, pediatricians, emergency medicine specialists, allergy/immunology specialists, nurses, physician assistants, advanced nurse practitioners, residents, students and any other healthcare practitioners who care for patients with allergic and immunologic disorders.  There are two choices for physician attendees (20 physicians only:

  • To take the hands-on rhinoscopy course followed by the Friday afternoon and Saturday morning conference.
  • For those who do not take the rhinoscopy course, a full day conference on Friday and Saturday morning conference.

ACCREDITATION

Provided by:

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This activity has been approved for AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM

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