NIAID: New Concepts on the Pathogenesis and Treatment of Atopic Dermatitis
Friday, March 3, 2017: 7:00 AM-9:30 AM
Georgia World Congress Center, Building B, Level 5, Thomas B. Murphy Ballroom 2
2.50 CME/CE
Marshall Plaut , MD FAAAAI

Learning Objectives:
  1. Discuss the genetics of atopic dermatitis, the role of the skin barrier, skin microbiome and cytokines in atopic dermatitis and identify new approaches to prevent and treat this disease
  2. Describe how commensal skin organisms regulate S. aureus colonization of the skin in atopic dermatitis
  3. Discuss how atopic dermatitis modulates the expression of food allergy
7:00 AM
The Skin Barrier and its Role in Atopic Dermatitis
Lisa A. Beck, MD FAAAAI
7:25 AM
Question & Answer; Discussion
7:38 AM
Pathogenesis of Inflammation and Infection in Atopic Dermatitis
Donald Y. M. Leung, MD PhD FAAAAI
8:03 AM
Question & Answer; Discussion
8:15 AM
Genetics of Atopic Dermatitis
Kathleen C. Barnes, PhD FAAAAI
8:35 AM
Question & Answer; Discussion
8:40 AM
The Relationship Between Atopic Dermatitis and Food Allergy
Gideon Lack, MD
9:00 AM
Question & Answer; Discussion
9:05 AM
New Directions for the Prevention and Treatment of Atopic Dermatitis
Mark Boguniewicz, MD FAAAAI
9:25 AM
Question & Answer; Discussion
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