FIT Symposium
Friday, February 20, 2015: 7:00 AM-2:00 PM
Hilton Americas, Level Two, Ballroom of the Americas AB
0.00 CME/ 0.00 CE
Brian T. Kelly , MD MA

Learning Objectives

  1. Describe flow cytometry and understand its use in the diagnosis of Primary Immunodeficiency (PID)
  2. Recognize risk factors associated with refractory anaphylaxis and demonstrate the proper technique of delivering injectable epinephrine
  3. Outline current and emerging treatment modalities and adjuncts in the management of aspirin-exacerbated respiratory disease (AERD)
7:00 AM
Networking Breakfast
7:50 AM
Mariana C. Castells, MD PhD FAAAAI
Brian T. Kelly, MD MA
8:00 AM
Networking Organizations
8:10 AM
American Board of Allergy and Immunology
Stephen I. Wasserman, MD FAAAAI
8:20 AM
Flow Cytometry in the Diagnosis of Primary Immunodeficiency
James W. Verbsky, MD PhD
8:50 AM
Table Discussion: Interesting Cases Using Flow Cytometry
9:20 AM
9:35 AM
Welcome from the AAAAI President
James T. Li, MD PhD FAAAAI
9:45 AM
Core Competencies and Optimal Patient Care
James T. Li, MD PhD FAAAAI
10:15 AM
Table Discussion: What is Optimal Patient Care?
10:45 AM
Refractory Anaphylaxis: Epidemiology, Risk Factors and Treatment
Phillip L. Lieberman, MD FAAAAI
  • refractory anaphylaxis.pdf (2.4 MB)
  • 11:15 AM
    Table Discussion: Epinephrine Autoinjectors: Understanding Patient-Provider Barriers to Administration
    11:45 AM
    AERD: Basics and Desensitization
    Tanya M. Laidlaw, MD FAAAAI
    12:15 PM
    Networking Lunch
    1:00 PM
    AERD Desensitization Simulation
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