Session date: 
Friday, February 21, 2020 - 1:15pm to 2:15pm
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
  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
    AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
  • 1.00 Hours of Participation
    Hours of Participation credit.

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Program Description: 

Asthma/Allergy/Clinical Immunology (AAI) Grand Rounds develop educational activities for physicians and providers in order to enhance their knowledge and skills and to improve performance and patient care in AAI practice settings.

These educational activities include live presentations about department (pediatrics), interdepartmental and specialty (asthma/allergy/clinical immunology) topics.

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:

  • Updates in clinical medicine and basic science research
  • Reviews of current or best practice recommendations for clinical care
  • Learning modules for quality improvement
  • Procedural and communication development exercises
  • Professional development in bioethics, leadership and patient safety

 

Biologics Objectives:

  • To understand the the immunopathologic mechanisms underlying different phenotypes of allergic disorders.
  • To describe the mechanism of action of biologic agents available for treatment of asthma, urticaria and nasal polyposis.
  • To discuss other future biologic agents under clinical research.
Faculty & credentials: 

Presenter: Heidi Zafra, MD: Associate Professor of Pediatrics (Allergy/ Immunology) and Medicine, Division of Allergy/ Immunology, Medical College of Wisconsin

All persons in control of content have NO relevant financial relationships to disclose.

 

    

Contact

Name: 
Chris Allen
Phone number: 
+1 (414) 266-6061