Allergy and Clinical Immunology Update 2019

Allergy and Clinical Immunology Update 2019


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.
  • Sep 28, 2019
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
0830 Anxiety and Food Allergy | Dr. Sharon To
0850 Early Food Introduction | Dr. Kyla Hildebrand
0910 Eosinophilic Esophagitis | Dr. Edmond Chan
0930 Oral Allergy Syndrome | Dr. Amin Kanani
0945 Panel Discussion (includes the above presenters)
1010 Refreshment Break
1030 Concurrent Sessions
A) Anaphylaxis | Dr. Scott Cameron
B) Allergy Testing - Validated and Controversial | Dr. Victoria Cook
1115 Time to move to next session
1120 Concurrent Sessions A & B Repeat
1205 Lunch
1300 Air Quality, Pollution, & Allergies | Dr. Robert Schellenberg
1320 The 15 Minute Pediatric Asthma Clinic Visit | Dr. Claire Seaton
1340 Adult Asthma | Dr. Raymond Mak
1400 Panel Discussion (includes the above presenters)
1420 Refreshment Break
1430 Insect Venom Allergy | Dr. Persia Pourshahnazari
1455 Practical Tips for Immunotherapy | Dr. Godfrey Lam
1520 Immunology Transition Clinic at St. Paul's | Dr. Catherine Biggs
1545 Real & Perceived Adverse Reactions to Vaccines | Dr. Kyla Hildebrand
1610 Quiz: Questions from Earlier Presentations | Dr. Raymond Mak
1630 Closing Remarks & Course Evaluations
1645 Conference Ends


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Physicians/ NPs/ Midwives $285 $305 $325
Allied Health Professionals $110 $130 $150
Residents & Students $60 $80 $100


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