“Practical Update for Pediatricians on Food Allergy”

 

A Live Lunch Webinar Series

 Presented by:

Allergy and Asthma Medical Group and Research Center/Rady Childrens Hospital Allergy-Immunology Division

This series of live webcasts is designed to update health care providers on the important practical issues regarding food allergy in children. We encourage all physicians, PA’s, Nurses, NP’s and registered dieticians to attend. No need to leave your office –  the lectures are on-line, and you can participate from your workplace.

Method of Participation: 4 weekly 45 min online webcasts using GoToWebinar.com (a part of the GoToMeeting web conferencing system) starting with the first live webcast, May 13 Wed at 12:15.

See below for the full list of lectures

If you miss the live webcast, the lecture will be archived as a media file for viewing at a later time.

To register for this program and learn how to attend the live webcast, please email Shannon Yerkes, at: shannonyerkes@allergyandasthma.com and state you are interested in the “Practical Update for Pediatricians on Food Allergy”. You can register for the 4 webinars all at one time, prior to the 1st one. Or, you can register for each one separately.

 A reply email will be sent giving details on how to attend.

 Titles of Lectures/Webinars:

 1. The Growing Epidemic of Food Allergy: An Overview of the Epidemiology, Diagnosis and Treatment 

.2. Practical Advice on Managing Food Allergy: Accidental Ingestions, School Forms, When to Refer     

3. The Non-Medical But Important Aspects of Food Allergy: Nutrition and Quality of Life

4. Proactive Treatment and Prevention of Food Allergy: Emerging Strategies


FACULTY:

1.   Susan Laubach, MD, FAAP, FAAAAI; Allergy-Immunology Rheumatology Division, Rady Childrens Hospital San Diego; Assistant Clinical Professor of Pediatrics, University of California, San Diego School of Medicine

2.    Alex Greiner MD, FAAAAI; Co-director Allergy and Asthma Medical Group and Research Center; Allergy-Immunology Rheumatology Division, Rady Childrens Hospital San Diego; Assistant Clinical Professor, University of California, San Diego School of Medicine

3.    Stephanie Leonard MD, FAAAAI; Allergy-Immunology-Rheumatology Division, Rady Childrens Hospital San Diego; Assistant Clinical Professor of Pediatrics, University of California, San Diego School of Medicine

4.    Michael Welch MD, FAAP, FAAAAI; Co-director Allergy and Asthma Medical Group and Research Center; Allergy-Immunology Rheumatology Division, Rady Childrens Hospital San Diego; Clinical Professor of Pediatrics, University of California, San Diego School of Medicine