The Influence of Bisphenol A and Phthalates (Xenoestrogens) on the Development of Asthma and Allergy in Children and Adults: What’s Known and What's Real?
Saturday, March 1, 2014: 4:45 PM-6:00 PM
Convention Center, Upper Level, Room 1AB
1.25 CME/ 1.50 CE
Leslie C. Grammer , MD FAAAAI
Learning Objectives:
  1. Define the environmental sources of chemicals with estrogen properties such as bisphenol A and phthalates.
  2. Summarize the research demonstrating the effects of xenoestrogens on the allergic and asthmatic phenotype
  3. Describe the epidemiology that associates xenoestrogen exposures and the development of asthma and allergy in children and adults
4:45 PM
How Are We Exposed to Bisphenol A and Phthalates in Our Immediate and Regional Environments?
Randall M. Goldblum, MD
5:00 PM
What Can Basic Research Teach Us About the Effects of Xenoestrogens on Allergy and Asthma?
Terumi Midoro-Horiuti, MD PhD FAAAAI
5:15 PM
What Have We Observed About the Effects of Xenoestrogens on the Development of Childhood and Adult Asthma and Allergy?
Rachel L. Miller, MD FAAAAI
  • AAAAI 2801-final.pdf (3.9 MB)
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