Program Description: 

Allergy/Immunology Grand Rounds is designed so the expected result of our educational activities is that participating physicians enhance their knowledge and skills in the field of Allergy and Clinical Immunology, and apply the knowledge and skills to improve performance and patient outcomes in their Allergy/Asthma/Immunology practice settings.

Our educational activities include department-specific, interdepartmental and specialty-specific conferences of live presentations and live regularly scheduled series. Included among our educational offerings are updates in clinical medicine and basic science research, reviews of current or best practice recommendations for clinical care, learning modules in quality improvement, procedural and communication skills development exercises, as well as professional development in bioethics, leadership and patient safety.

ACCME Accreditation Statement:
The Medical College of Wisconsin is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

AMA Credit Designation Statement:
The Medical College of Wisconsin designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Hours of Participation for Allied Health Care Professionals:
The Medical College of Wisconsin designates this activity for up to 1.0 hours of participation for continuing education for allied health professionals.

Target audience: 

Physicians, Physician Assistants, Nurses/Nurse Practitioners, Allied Health Care Professionals, Fellows, Residents, Students

Learning objectives: 

Allergy/Immunology Learning Objectives:

  • Participants will develop strategies to implement updates on food allergy diagnosis and management and use of biologics for the treatment of asthma

  • Participants will implement new evidence-based data improving outcomes for Asthma and other Allergic and Immunologic diseases, which will improve patient care and patient safety (decrease in ER visits, hospitalizations, improving quality of life, decreased missed school/work dates, etc.)

  • Participants will incorporate different quality improvement skills into clinical practice

  • Participants will improve management of Primary Immune Diseases using QI strategies and new science

Faculty & credentials: 

Conference Planners:

Asriani Chiu, MD; Planning Committee Member; No financial relationships to disclose

Lisa Crandall, APNP; Planning Committee Member; No financial relationships to disclose

Matthew Taller, MD; Activity Director; No financial relationships to disclose

Heidi Zafra, MD; Activity Director; No financial relationships to disclose

CME Coordinator Contact Information

Allergy Coordinator
Phone number: 
+1 (414) 266-5745
Series date: 
Monday, January 1, 2018 - 1:15pm to Monday, December 31, 2018 - 2:15pm
Series location: 
Children's Clinics Building
9000 W. Wisconsin Avenue
Suite B440 Allergy/Immunology Clinic (4th Floor; Allergy Clinic Teaching Room)
Milwaukee, WI 53226
United States


Session Datesort descending
18102, Parasitic Infections, January 5, 2018 01/05/2018 - 1:15pm to 2:15pm
18102, Peds Rheumatology: Everything but JIA, January 12, 2018 01/12/2018 - 1:15pm to 2:15pm
18102, Food Allergy Awareness, Management, and Education in Milwaukee Schools, January 19, 2018 01/19/2018 - 1:15pm to 2:15pm
18102, T-helper (Th17) Cells in Health and Disease/Improving Administration of the Pneumococcal Vaccine (PPSV-23) in Adults with Persistent Asthma, January 26, 2018 01/26/2018 - 1:15pm to 2:15pm
18102, Stress, Sleep and Negative Mood: A Vicious Cycle, February 2, 2018 02/02/2018 - 1:15pm to 2:15pm
18102, Current State of Genetic Testing, February 9, 2018 02/09/2018 - 1:15pm to 2:15pm
18102, Exercise-Induced Bronchoconstriction, February 16, 2018 02/16/2018 - 1:15pm to 2:15pm
18102, Child Maltreatment and Trafficking, March 9, 2018 03/09/2018 - 1:15pm to 2:15pm
18102, The Development of IgE-Mediated Food Allergies in Patients with Eosinophilic Esophagitis, March 23, 2018 03/23/2018 - 1:15pm to 2:15pm
18102, Reproducibility, Irreproducibility and Statistics , April 6, 2018 04/06/2018 - 1:15pm to 2:15pm
18102, Nutrition and Food Allergies, April 20, 2018 04/20/2018 - 1:15pm to 2:15pm
18102, Asthma Diary Use in High Risk Clinic, May 4, 2018 05/04/2018 - 1:15pm to 2:15pm
18102, Autism and Medical Care: You Can't Spell Autism Without A and I, May 11, 2018 05/11/2018 - 1:15pm to 2:15pm
18102, Mast Cell Disorders, June 1, 2018 06/01/2018 - 1:15pm to 2:15pm
18102, Sickle Cell Disease, June 22, 2018 06/22/2018 - 1:15pm to 2:15pm
18102, Jordan Fink Lecture: Making Difficult Asthma Less Difficult: Evaluating, Managing and Treating, June 28, 2018 06/28/2018 - 7:00pm to 8:00pm
18102, Precision Medicine in Asthma: From Biology to Biologics, June 29, 2018 06/29/2018 - 1:15pm to 2:15pm
18102, Hereditary Angioedema, July 13, 2018 07/13/2018 - 1:15pm to 2:15pm
18102, Approaching the Opioid Epidemic in Milwaukee, July 20, 2018 07/20/2018 - 1:15pm to 2:15pm
18102, Exercise-Related Symptoms: Asthma or Not?, July 27, 2018 07/27/2018 - 1:15pm to 2:15pm
18102, Effects of Inhaled and Topical Steriods on Growth and Adrenal Activity, August 10, 2018 08/10/2018 - 1:15pm to 2:15pm
18102, Acute Bacterial Rhinosinusitis in Children, August 24, 2018 08/24/2018 - 1:15pm to 2:15pm
18102, Variations in Comprehensibility between the English and Spanish-Language Asthma Action Plans, August 31, 2018 08/31/2018 - 1:15pm to 2:15pm
18102, Allergic and Immunologic Diseases of the Eye in Children, September 7, 2018 09/07/2018 - 1:15pm to 2:15pm
18102, Care of Transgender and Gender Non-Conforming Youth, September 14, 2018 09/14/2018 - 1:15pm to 2:15pm
18102, Immunology of Pregnancy, September 28, 2018 09/28/2018 - 1:15pm to 2:15pm
18102, CHW Complex Care Program, October 5, 2018 10/05/2018 - 1:15pm to 2:15pm
18102, E-cigarettes and Vaping, October 12, 2018 10/12/2018 - 1:15pm to 2:15pm
18102, Overcoming Unconscious Bias for Better Patient Care, October 19, 2018 10/19/2018 - 1:15pm to 2:15pm
18102, Paradoxical Vocal Fold Motion Disorder, November 2, 2018 11/02/2018 - 1:15pm to 2:15pm