A Novel Approach to Antimicrobial Allergy
Drug/Insect Allergy/Vaccines
Saturday, March 3, 2018: 4:45 PM-6:00 PM
Convention Center, South Concourse, Level 2, S230EF
1.25 CME/CE
Primary Moderators:
David A. Khan, MD FAAAAI

Learning Objectives:
  1. Discuss how antibiotic allergy evaluation can impact antimicrobial stewardship and improve antibiotic choice
  2. Describe the safety and efficacy of antimicrobial allergy testing in delayed hypersensitivity
  3. Discuss the mechanisms of beta-lactam allergy and interpret the safety of alternative beta-lactam use in penicillin allergic patients
4:45 PM
Novel Pathways of Integrating Antibiotic Allergy Testing into Antimicrobial Stewardship
Kimberly G Blumenthal, MD MSc
5:05 PM
Question & Answer
5:10 PM
The Role of Antimicrobial Allergy Testing in Delayed Hypersensitivity
Elizabeth J. Phillips, MD FAAAAI
  • AAAAIsession2807_Phillips.pdf (362.3 kB)
  • 5:30 PM
    Question & Answer
    5:35 PM
    The Use of Alternative Beta-Lactams in Patients Allergic to Penicillin
    Eric Macy, MD MS FAAAAI
  • 2807 Macy handout.pdf (97.6 kB)
  • 5:55 PM
    Question & Answer
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