Allergy and Clinical Immunology Update 2018

Allergy and Clinical Immunology Update 2018


Target Audience:

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

Course Format: Plenaries followed two smaller sessions with time for Q&A. Participants attend all sessions.
SFU Segal Building
500 Granville Street
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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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0800 Breakfast, Registration & Exhibits Open
0820 Introduction | Dr. Amin Kanani
Moderator: Dr. Tiffany Wong
0830 Allergy Testing | Dr. Joanne Yeung
0855 Food Immunotherapy | Dr. Edmond Chan
0920 Non IgE Adverse Food Reactions | Dr. Amin Kanani
0945 Panel Discussion (includes the above presenters)
1010 Refreshment Break
1030 Concurrent Sessions

A) Eczema | Dr. James Bergman
B) Asthma in the Children | Dr. Connie Yang
1115 Time to move to next session
1120 Concurrent Sessions A & B Repeat
1205 Lunch
Moderator: Dr. Kyla Hildebrand
1300 NSAID Allergy | Dr. Shamim Wadiwalla
1320 Sulphonamide Allergy | Dr. Persia Pourshahnazari
1340 Penicillin Allergy | Dr. Tiffany Wong
1400 Panel Discussion (includes the above presenters)
1420 Refreshment Break
Moderator: Dr. Amin Kanani
1430 Approach to Urticaria | Dr. Amin Kanani
1455 Mast Cell Disorders | Dr. Persia Pourshahnazari
1520 Immunoglobulin Replacement Update: Routes of Delivery, Treatment Access and a New mHealth App | Dr. Kyla Hildebrand
1545 Allergic Rhinitis Management | Dr. Raymond Mak
1610 Quiz: Questions from Earlier Presentations | Dr. Kyla Hildebrand
1630 Closing Remarks & Course Evaluations
1645 Conference Ends


Early bird registration: Mon. Sep 10, 2018 | Add to calendar +

Save $10 by registering online! By Sep 10 By Oct 1 After Oct 1
Physician $285 $305 $325
Allied Health Professionals $110 $130 $150
Residents & Students* $60 $80 $100

*Proof of Residents Required.

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