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4th Annual Allergy Symposium - Online Series

When

Thu Dec 3rd 2020, 4:00 pm to Fri Dec 4th 2020, 5:00 pm

Where

Webinar
Developed and offered by OPDES in the Faculty of Health Sciences, Queen's University, Ontario, , Canada
Fee: $75.00 (Base Price)

Join us for the 4th Annual Allergy Symposium - Online Series.  This series is made up of five (5), 1-hour sessions of the most relevant allergy topics presented by the local allergy specialists.   #GetYourCPD

*All sessions begin at 4:00 pm EST

Register before August 21st to receive "Early Bird" pricing.

 

The connection details for each session will be emailed to registrants before 1:00 p.m. on the day of the respective session.

 

Credits:
This Group Learning program meets the certification criteria of the College of Family Physicians of Canada and has been certified by Queen’s University for up to 5.5 Mainpro+ credits. This event is an Accredited Group Learning Activity (Section 1) as defined by the Maintenance of Certification program of The Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada, and is approved by the Office of Continuing Professional Development, Queen’s University. You may claim a maximum of 5.5 hours.

Non-refundable program​

Disclamer
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This presentation is part of an initiative in continuing medical education. It aims to provide information and opinion which will assist physicians and other health professionals in maintaining and enhancing their competence. It does not, however, represent any official position of Queen’s University, nor does it attempt to set forth definitive practice standards or to provide medical advice. All content provided in this presentation is intended to be used thoughtfully - viewers of this presentation should rely on their own professional skill and judgment to assess the accuracy of the opinions and information expressed.

Thu Dec 3rd 2020, 4:00 pm

Peanut allergic patients can have anaphylaxis from the smell of peanut (and other myths about food allergy)

Ellie Tsai, MD, FRCPC, Allergist and Immunologist, Adjunct Professor Queen’s University, Department of Internal Medicine
Fri Dec 4th 2020, 4:00 pm

August 26 Recording available within the program community: It’s only hay fever, you don’t need to see a specialist for that!

Anne Ellis, MD, FRCPC Prof., Depts. of Medicine, (Chair) Div. of Allergy and Immunology and of Biomedical and Molecular Sciences, Queen’s University
Fri Dec 4th 2020, 4:00 pm

October 15 Recording available within the Program Centre Community - The size of the skin test predicts the severity of a reaction (and other diagnostic misconceptions)

Willa Liao, MD, FRCPC, Allergist and Immunologist, Kingston, Adjunct Professor, Department of Pediatrics, Queen’s University
Fri Dec 4th 2020, 4:00 pm

November 18 Recording available within the program community: Epinephrine should be saved for when a patient’s reaction is severe (and other myths about anaphylaxis)

Emily Kay, MD, FRCPC, Adjunct Professor, Department of Pediatrics, Queen’s University; Allergist and Immunologist, Greenwood Medical Centre
Fri Dec 4th 2020, 4:00 pm

September 21 Recording available within the Program Centre Community - Spacer Devices for Inhalers Are Unnecessary in Adults for Asthma (and other common misconceptions about asthma management)

Rozita Borici-Mazi, MD, FRCPC, Associate Professor, Departments of Medicine, Division of Allergy and Immunology and Pediatrics, Queen’s University