Allergy Conferences Online - Children's Mercy Hospital

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Conferences On-Line Allergy is a collaborative venture with the American College of Allergy, Asthma& Immunology (ACAAI). The purpose is to provide access to allergy-related educational experiences for the practicing and academic allergist as well as for primary care providers and the general public. By encouraging a free dialogue about allergy/immunology-related topics, we believe that everyone will benefit.
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2016-08-22 17:00
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Date Thumb Title & Description Contributors

Allergen Extracts and Standardization (Plunkett)

Dr. Greg Plunkett describes how allergen extracts are produced and how they are standardized. Presented on August 22, 2016.
Plunkett, Greg PhD author

Basics of Clinical Research (Jones)

Dr. Bridgett Jones discusses the basics of doing clinical research in pediatric allergy patients. Presented on August 19, 2016.
Jones, Bridgette MD author

Sinusitis (Hamilos)

Dr. Daniel Hamilos discusses the diagnosis and management of patients who have sinusitis. Presented on August 12, 2016.
Hamilos, Dan MD author

Allergy Billing and Coding (Gross)

Dr. Gary Gross discusses the art of billing and coding for allergy procedures. Presented on August 12, 2016.
Gross, Gary MD author

NHLBI Asthma Guidelines (Foggs)

Dr. Michael Foggs discusses the management of patients who have asthma using the NHLBI Guidelines from 2007. Presented on August 8, 2016.
Foggs, Michael MD author

Contact Dermatitis (Jacob)

Dr. Sharon Jacob discusses how to diagnose and manage patients who have contact dermatitis including patch testing. Presented on August 5, 2016.
Jacob, Sharon MD author

Asthma Yellow Zone (Dinakar

Dr. Chitra Dinakar reviews the management of asthma when it flares up and enters "the yellow zone". Presented on August 5, 2016.
Dinakar, Chitra MD author

Allergen Immunotherapy, Part 2 (Portnoy)

Dr. Jay Portnoy continues his discussion of allergen immunotherapy by writing a prescription for an extract. Presented on August 1, 2016.
Portnoy, Jay MD author

Occupational Asthma (Bernstein)

Dr. David Bernstein reviews the latest information regarding Occupational Asthma. Presented on August 1, 2016
Bernstein, David MD author

Sublingual Immunotherapy (Cox)

Dr. Linda cox discusses the evidence regarding treatment with sublingual immunotherapy (SLIT). Presented on July 29, 2016.
Cox, Linda MD author

Imaging in Pediatric Allergy (Loeb)

Dr. Joe Loeb reviews images of patients who have allergic disorders. Presented on July 29, 2016.
Loeb, Joe DO author

Pulmonary Function Tests (Salzman)

Dr. Gary Salzman reviews the uses of pulmonary function tests for managing respiratory disorders.
Salzman, Gary MD author

Immunotherapy, Part 1 (Portnoy)

Dr. Jay Portnoy reviews the basics of allergen immunotherapy.
Por author

Anaphylaxis (Lieberman)

Dr. Phil Lieberman discusses the diagnosis and management of anaphylaxis.
Lieberman, Phil MD author

Allergy Skin Test (Oppenheimer)

Dr. John Oppenheimer discusses the proper way to use and interpret allergy skin tests. Presented on July 18, 2016.
Oppenheimer, John MD author

Rhinitis- a primer for specialists (Dykewicz)

Dr. Mark Dykewicz discusses the diagnosis and management of rhinitis. Presented on July 18, 2016.
Dykewicz, Mark MD author

Food Allergy (Burks)

Dr. Wesley Burks describes the latest information regarding food allergy. Presented on July 15, 2016.
Burks, Wesley MD author

Designing a Quality Improvement Project (Reddy)

Dr. Mamta Reddy describes the steps and process of designing a quality improvement project for healthcare. Presented on July 15, 2016.
Reddy, Mamta MD author

Ocular Allergy (Bielory)

Dr. Bielory updates us on the latest management of ocular allergies. Presented on July 11, 2016.
Bielory, Leonard MD author

Drug Challenges and Desensitization (Banerji)

Dr. Aleena Banerji discusses how to perform drug challenges and desensitization. Presented on July 11, 2016
Banerji, Aleena MD author

Immunology Testing (Rosenzweig)

Dr. Sergio Rosenzweig discusses the diagnosis of primary immunodeficiency and how to test for it. Presented on July 8, 2016
Rosenzweig, Sergio author

Allergen Immunotherapy (Nelson)

Dr. Harold Nelson describes new information regarding allergen immunotherapy. Held on July 8, 2016
Nelson, Harold MD author

Eosinophilia and Eosinophilic Disorders (Humphrey)

Dr. Allison Humphrey discusses the diagnosis and management of Eosinophilia and Eosinophilic Disorders.
Humphrey, Allison MD author

Mastocytosis (Fletcher)

Ashley Fletcher (6th year medical student) briefly reviews mastocytosis.
Fletcher, Ashley author

Flow Cytometry (Dinakar-Zwick)

Drs Chitra Dinakar and David Zwick discuss clinical uses of Flow Cytometry.
Dinakar, Chitra MD and Zwick, David MD author

Evaluation of Patients with Recurrent Infections

Dr Anthony Bonilla discusses how to evaluate a patient who has recurrent infections with a focus on identifying patients with primary immunodeficiency.
Bonilla, Anthony MD author

IgE testing (Williams)

Dr. P. Brock Williams discusses measurement of IgE for diagnosis of allergic disorders
Williams, P Brock PhD author

Atopic Dermatitis (Fonacier)

Dr. Luz Fonacier discusses the diagnosis and management of atopic dermatitis (eczema)
Fonacier, Luz MD author

Exercise-Induced Bronchospasm (Randolph)

Dr. Chris Randolph discusses various causes of exercise-induced bronchospasm, how to diagnose them and strategies for management.
Randolph, Christopher MD author

Asthma Pathogenesis (Rosenwasser)

Dr. Lanny Rosenwasser discusses the pathogenesis (root causes) of asthma and theories for why it is becoming more prevalent.
Rosenwasser, Lanny MD author

Improving Patient Communications (Mulac-Keilman)

Barb Mulac (Social worker) and Julie Keilman (Patient advocate) discuss methods to improve communication with patients
Mulac, Barbara LCSW author

Chronic Rhinosinusitis (Hamilos)

Dr. Dan Hamilos discusses the pathophysiology of chronic rhinositis and various treatment strategies.
Hamilos, Dan MD author

Chronic Cough (Goldsobel)

Dr. Alan Goldsobel discusses the various causes of chronic cough and how to manage this condition.
Goldsobel, Alan MD author

Billing and Coding (Gross)

Dr. Gary Gross reviews the proper method to bill for medical services and how to code for diagnoses.
Gross, Gary MD author

Drug Allergy (Khan)

Dr. David Khan reviews the latest evidence regarding diagnosis and management of patients with a history of adverse reactions to drugs.
Khan, David MD author

Biomarkers of Inflammation in Asthma (Szefler)

Dr. Stan Szefler discusses various biomarkers that can be used to monitor inflammation in asthma.
Szeffler, Stan MD author

Urticaria and Angioedema (Lang)

Dr. David Lang discusses the latest diagnosis and management strategies for chronic urticaria (hives) and angioedema (swelling).
David Lang, MD author

Pediatric PK Studies and pitfalls (Rahman)

Dr. Susan Rahmon discusses the design of pediatric pharmacokinetic studies and pitfalls to avoid.
Rahman, Susan PharmD author

Pollen and Spore Air Sampling (Barnes)

Dr. Charles Barnes discusses methods for sampling air and how the pollen and spore count is performed.
Barnes, Charles PhD author

Allergy Journal Club (Humphrey)

Dr. Alison Humphrey reviews journal articles from the recent medical literature.
Humphrey, Allison MD author

Histamine and Antihistamines (Anvari)

Dr. Sara Anvari reviews the pathology of histamine reactions and treatment with antihistamines.
Anvari, Sara MD author

Hyper IgE Syndrome (Becker)

Dr. Becker reviews the features and management of Hyper IgE Syndrome.
Becker author

Allergen Extracts (Plunkett)

Dr. Greg Plunkett discusses how allergen extracts are produced and standardized.
Plunkett, Greg PhD author

Non IgE-mediated Food Reactions (Greenhawt)

Dr. Matt Greenhawt reviews various non-IgE adverse food reactions including eosinophilic esophagitis and FPIES.
Greenhawt, Matt MD author

Cyclic Neutropenia (Han)

Dr. Han reviews the diagnosis and management of cyclic neutropenia.
Han, Autumn MD author

Sting Insect Allergy (Golden)

Dr. David Golden reviews the latest information related to stinging insect (hymenoptera) allergy. Held on August 23, 2013.
Golden, David MD author

Clinical Research (Jones)

Dr. Bridgette Jones discusses clinical research. Held on August 19, 2013.
Jones, Bridgette MD author

Radiology for Allergists (Ratino)

Dr. Julie Ratino reviews various imaging techniques of value to allergists. Held on August 12, 2013.
Ratino, Julie MD author

Environmental Assessment (Kennedy)

Kevin Kennedy describes the process of evaluating a home environment for health problems. Held on July 5, 2013.
Kennedy, Kevin MPH author

Food Allergy in Children (Lueger)

Dr. Kelsey Lueger gives a brief overview of food allergy in children. Held on July 29, 2013.
Lueger, Kelsey DO author