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The AAIFNC's 2017 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.

Bridges to Understanding, 2017 AAIFNC Symposium

 

Symposium Registration: Online Payment

TUITION
Attendee's Name & Degree



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

Please note: No refunds will be given; however, substitutions are welcome. If space is available, walk-in registrants are welcome for an additional $100 fee.

* To qualify for resident or fellow discount please forward signed letter from your program chair to: 
AAIFNC
5825 Pilar Court
San Jose, CA  95120

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The AAIFNC announces its annual educational symposium, 'Bridges to Understanding'. The symposium will be held on Saturday, April 29, 2017, at the Hotel InterContinental San Francisco.

Click here to download the symposium brochure (pdf).

REGISTRATION

Register online by using this PayPal link. (A PayPal account is not required.)

Registration Information & Fee Structure:

  • $200.00 Physicians, Nurse Practitioners, Physicians Asst.
  • $135.00 Nurses, Pharmacists, Medical Assistants, Allied Health
  • $20 Physicians in training.

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/CE credit and certificates of attendance.

Please note: No refunds will be given; however, substitutions are permitted. A late registration of $100 will be charged after April 21, 2017.

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 2017 Symposium Agenda

CONFERENCE EDUCATIONAL OBJECTIVES

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

  • Recognize the cytokines and mediators that underlie type-2 inflammation in asthma. Learn the principles of action for the new asthma biologics. Understand the role of biomarkers relative to the new biologics.
  • Learn about current and developing biologic therapies for the treatment of cutaneous disorders such as chronic urticaria, atopic dermatitis, and psoriasis.
  • Diagnose and treat rhinosinusitis with the latest and most relevant methods in order to control and cure this important condition.
  • Understand the presentation, clinical manifestations and pathophysiology of eosinophilic disease, including idiopathic eosinophilia.
  • Understand the clinical presentation of eosinophilic esophagitis (EoE) and other eosinophilic gastrointestinal disorders both in children and adults. Discuss the role of medical vs. dietary therapy. Discuss new, noninvasive diagnostic tests.
  • Review recent advancements in the understanding, diagnosis, prevention and treatment of food allergies in infants and children.

SYMPOSIUM ACCREDITATION INFORMATON

CME Designation Statement
This program has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Essential Areas and Policies of the Accreditation Council for CME (ACCME) through joint sponsorship with the University at Buffalo School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences and the Allergy, Asthma, and Immunology Foundation of Northern California. The University at Buffalo is accredited by the ACCME to sponsor CME for physicians. The UB School of Medicine & Biomedical Sciences designates this live activity for a maximum of 6.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™.

Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

CE Designation Statement
Non-physicians attending the conference will receive instructions for printing a certificate of attendance via the internet following the conclusion of the activity that can be submitted to their own professional organization for determination of credits.

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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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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