Allergy & Clinical Immunology Update 2022

  • September 17 2022
  • 08:20 am - 04:40 pm
  • Event category

This event is posted on behalf of UBC CPD.

Sep 17 (Sat) | 08201640 PDT | Virtual Conference
Audience: family physicians, pediatricians, nurse practitioners, registered nurses, other allied health professionals, residents and students.
Up to 6.5 Mainpro+/MOC Section 1 credits

The Division of Immunology and Allergy at St. Paul’s Hospital, the Division of Immunology and Allergy at BC Children’s Hospital and UBC CPD is excited to offer this popular conference virtually again!  The robust agenda captures the most common allergy and immunology issues faced by family physicians in the clinical setting. Participants will hear from leaders in the field on topics such as food allergy, drug allergy, and immunodeficiency.  There will also be opportunities to network, engage and ask questions throughout the conference! Check out the agenda below!


08:15     Connect onto Conference Portal

08:20     Welcome & Opening Remarks | Dr. Tiffany Wong

08:30     Allergy Testing| Dr. Alanna Chomyn

08:45     Early Food Introduction – Clinical Pearls and Practical Tips | Dr. Scott Cameron

09:00     Cow’s Milk Alternatives | Dr. Brock Williams & Dr. Kelsey Cochrane

09:15     Food Ladders | Dr. Tiffany Wong

09:30     Non-Anaphylactic Food Allergens | Dr. Edmond Chan

09:45     Panel Discussion

10:15     Stretch Break

10:30     Adult: CTS Asthma Guidelines   | Dr. Peter Stepaniuk

10:45     Pediatric Asthma Update | Dr. Connie Yang

11:00     Asthma Education: Challenges in Management | Minna Miller & Sonia Bola

11:30     Panel Discussion

12:00     Lunch Break

13:00     Newborn Screening | Dr. Catherine Biggs

13:15     Secondary Immune Deficiency – New BC IVIG/SCIG Guidelines | Dr. Irene Chair

13:30     Vaccines to Prevent Pneumococcal Disease| Dr. Kyla Hildebrand

13:45     Mast Cell Activation Syndrome | Dr. Godfrey Lam

14:00     Panel Discussion

14:15     NSAID Allergy and AERD | Dr. Juan Camilo Ruiz

14:30     Penicillin Allergy – Practical Tools | Dr. Godfrey Lam

14:45     Panel Discussion

14:55     Stretch Break

15:10     EOE Management | Dr. Stephanie Erdle

15:25     Practical Pearls – What to do while awaiting an allergist assessment | Dr. Joanne Yeung

15:40     Non-allergic Urticaria | Dr. Angeliki Barlas

15:55     Panel Discussion

16:10     Assessment Quiz |Dr. Victoria Cook

16:30     Closing Remarks & Completion of Evaluations | Dr. Raymond Wong

16:40     Conference Ends



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