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AAIFNC Annual Symposium

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The AAIFNC's 2022 Annual Educational Symposium Presentation Slides:

Please note that the Symposium presentation materials on this page are copyrighted by their respective authors.
Permission to use, re-post or redistribute any material from the Symposium must be obtained directly from the authors.

Download all lecture slides in one zip file here.

Download all lecture slides in one zip file here.

Please note that the Symposium presentation materials on this page are copyrighted by their respective authors.
Permission to use, re-post or redistribute any material from the Symposium must be obtained directly from the authors.


ADDENDUM: Avoidance Diets for Contact Dermatitis, as per Dr Murase

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Bridges to Understanding, 2022 AAIFNC Symposium

 

The AAIFNC announces its annual educational symposium, 'Bridges to Understanding'. The symposium will be held on Saturday, May 21, 2022, at the Hotel InterContinental San Francisco.

Click here to download the symposium brochure (pdf).

REGISTRATION

Registration Information & Fee Structure:

  • $200.00 Physicians, Nurse Practitioners, Physicians Asst., Pharmacists and Industry Professionals
  • $100.00 Nurses, Medical Asst. and Allied Health

Registration fee includes symposium attendance, all course materials, meals on the day of the program, access to all sponsor exhibit area and processing of CME credit and certificates of attendance.

Please note: No refunds will be given. Substitutions are permitted. A late registration of $100 will be charged after May 15, 2022.

For additional information, please contact the program manager, Rebecca Hall at (408) 307-2587 or email: rhallevents@gmail.com.

HOTEL

InterContinental San Francisco
888 Howard Street, San Francisco, CA 94103 ( map )

DIRECTIONS

From the Peninsula/SFO Airport
Take US-101 North via the ramp to San Francisco and continue for 11.4 miles. Take a slight right at I-80 (signs for Bay Bridge/I-90/Oakland/7th St/US-101N), and take the 4th Street exit. Take a slight left at Bryant Street, and then turn left at 3rd Street. Turn left at Howard Street. Hotel entrance is on the right-hand side.

PARKING*

Limited valet parking is available at the InterContinental.

Convenient parking located within walking distance at public garages include:

Fifth & Mission Garage
833 Mission Street (between Fourth & Fifth Streets)
415-982-8522

Hearst Parking Center
45 Third Street (entrance on Stevenson, 2 blocks from Moscone South/North)
415-989-4000

Moscone Center Garage
255 Third Street (Between Folsom & Howard)
415-777-2782

*Parking fees are NOT included in the symposium registration.

TRANSPORTATION

The hotel is easily accessible by various means of public transportation including BART, Cal-Train, AC Transit, Sam Trans and Golden Gate Transit.

AAIFNC 2022 Symposium Agenda

CONFERENCE EDUCATIONAL OBJECTIVES

At the conclusion of this program, the participant will be able to:

  • Discuss the rationale for using a broadly targeted approach to treating atopic dermatitis
  • Recognize advantages and limitations of topical and systemic JAK inhibitors
  • Anticipate the most common residual symptoms following hospitalization for COVID-19
  • Define strategies for assessing and managing post-COVID-19 hospitalization clinical needs in the outpatient setting
  • Discuss efficacy of treatments under investigation for food allergy treatments
  • Understand safety of potential food allergy treatments
  • Gain knowledge of current understanding of pathophysiology of chronic itch
  • Choose the best treatment options for pruritus based on the medical knowledge gained.
  • Decide the best management strategies for EoE patients
  • Decide the optimal medication or diet for EoE patients based on their presentation and severity
  • Describe the mechanisms currently thought to underlie chronic cough
  • Understand how the mechanisms for chronic cough are blocked by new anti-tussive therapies
  • Develop paradigm for selecting MA-dependent on individual patient needs & preferences

SYMPOSIUM ACCREDITATION INFORMATON

CME Designation Statement

ACCREDITATION: This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of the University of Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences and the Allergy, Asthma and Immunology Foundation of Northern California.

The University of Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

CERTIFICATION: The University of Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences designates this live activity for a maximum of 6.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

CE Designation Statement

Upon completion of the post-course evaluation available on our website (www.aaifnc.org) non-physicians attending the conference will receive a certificate of attendance. This certificate will be emailed within 10 business days.

Please note that the Symposium presentation materials on this page are copyrighted by their respective authors.
Permission to use, re-post or redistribute any material from the Symposium must be obtained directly from the authors.

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The AAIFNC’s 19th (2010) Annual Educational Symposium Presentation Slides:

 

Please note that the Symposium presentation materials on this page are copyrighted by their respective authors.
Permission to use, re-post or redistribute any material from the Symposium must be obtained directly from the authors.

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