The Air We Breathe: Indoor and Outdoor Pollutants
Monday, February 23, 2015: 10:45 AM-12:00 PM
Convention Center, Level Three, Room 320
1.25 CME/ 1.50 CE
Jill A. Poole , MD FAAAAI

Learning Objectives

  1. Discuss the diversity and impact of indoor allergen and pollutant exposures at school and at home in mediating allergic respiratory diseases in pediatric populations
  2. Identify both key outdoor pollutants responsible for mediating asthmatic diseases and novel biomarkers of disease activity that may be utilized to assess patients
  3. Describe the best practices for clinical assessment of susceptible workers exposed to poor office indoor air quality and remediation strategies to create a healthy office indoor air quality environment
This session will use interactive learning strategies.
10:45 AM
A Pediatric Focus: Pollutants at Home and School
Elizabeth C. Matsui, MD MHS
11:05 AM
Question & Answer
11:10 AM
Outdoor Pollutants Affect Asthmatic Diseases
Neil Alexis, PhD
11:30 AM
Question & Answer
11:35 AM
Evaluating the Sick Building-Related Illness: What to Do?
Karin A. Pacheco, MD MSPH FAAAAI
11:55 AM
Question & Answer
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