Allergy and Clinical Immunology Update 2017

Allergy and Clinical Immunology Update 2017


Target Audience:

Family Physicians, General Practitioners, Pediatricians, Residents and Students, Nurse Practitioners and Registered Nurses

Course Format: Plenaries followed by two smaller sessions with time for Q&A. Participants attend all sessions.
SFU Segal Building
500 Granville Street
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Registration is now closed for the Allergy and Clinical Immunology Update Conference.  Onsite registration will be accepted. 

The Division of Immunology and Allergy at St. Paul's Hospital, the Division of Immunology and Allergy at BC Children's Hospital and UBC CPD present this popular conference for family physicians. The robust agenda captures the most common allergy and immunology issues faced by family physicians in a clinical setting. Participants will hear from leaders in the field on such topics as food allergy, drug allergy, immunodeficiency, and asthma. 

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Sat Sep 23

0800 Breakfast, Registration & Exhibits Open
0820 Introduction | Dr. Amin Kanani
0830 Early Food Introduction: Can We Prevent Food Allergies? | Dr. Edmond Chan
0855 Food Allergy Testing | Dr. Joanne Yeung
0920 Nutrition and Kids | Ms. Linda Kirste
0945 Emerging Therapies for the Treatment of Food Allergy | Dr. Kyla Hildebrand
1010 Panel Discussion (includes the above presenters)
1035 Refreshment Break
1055 Concurrent Sessions
A) Recognizing Immune Deficiency in Primary Care | Dr. Kyla Hildebrand
B) Asthma in the Child: Diagnosis and Management | Dr. Connie Yang
1140 Time to move to next session
1145 Concurrent Sessions A & B Repeat
1230 Lunch

1315 Insect Sting Allergy | Dr. Joanne Yeung
1340 Atopic Dermatitis | Dr. James Bergman
1405 Time to move to next session
1410 Concurrent Sessions
C) Anaphylaxis | Dr. Scott Cameron
D) Immunotherapy Trouble Shooting | Dr. Donald Stark
1455 Refreshment Break
1510 Concurrent Sessions C & D Repeat

1555 Return to Plenary room
1600 Vaccine Allergy | Dr. Catherine Biggs
1625 Beta-Lactam Allergy | Dr. Tiffany Wong
1650 Quiz: Questions from Earlier Presentations | Dr. Amin Kanani
1710 Closing Remarks & Course Evaluations | Dr. Amin Kanani
1715 Conference Ends 


Save $10 by registering online! Aug 29 - Sep 8 After Sep 8 & Onsite
Physician $305 $325
Allied Health Professionals $130 $150
Residents & Students $80 $100


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