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AAIFNC Annual Symposium

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The AAIFNC's 2021 Annual Educational Symposium Presentation Slides:

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Download all lecture slides in one zip file here.

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

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Bridges to Understanding, 2021 AAIFNC Symposium

 

The AAIFNC announces its annual educational symposium, 'Bridges to Understanding'. The symposium will be held on Saturday, September 11, 2021, 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 Register
  • $100.00 Nurses, Medical Asst. and Allied Health Register
  • $20 Allergy Fellows Register

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 September 3, 2021.

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 2021 Symposium Agenda

CONFERENCE EDUCATIONAL OBJECTIVES

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

  • Effectively recognize and treat wheezing in children of all ages regardless of cause.
  • Choose an appropriate biologic agent for treatment of various atopic diseases based upon precision medicine parameters.
  • Differentiate patients with ACOS from those with asthma or COPD and generate an optimal treatment plan for this group of patients.
  • Learn about the role that bitter taste receptors play in innate immunity and in CRS
  • Describe an effective diagnostic strategy based on the newest methods used in the diagnosis of food allergies.
  • Understand the pathophysiologic role of wheat & gluten including normal & abnormal immune responses to these foreign proteins.
  • Understand current methods for treatment of ASA/NSAID sensitivity.

SYMPOSIUM ACCREDITATION INFORMATON

CME Designation Statement
This program 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 Medicine and Biomedical Sciences and the Allergy, Asthma, and Immunology Foundation of Northern California. Biomedical Sciences is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians. School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences this live activity for a maximum of 6.0 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 a certificate of attendance after completing the course evaluation on our website at aaifnc.org. The 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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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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