All About the Annual Meeting

Check out all-new workshops at the Annual Meeting

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June 15, 2015

When you attend the 2015 ACAAI Annual Scientific Meeting, you’ll have more engaging workshops to choose from than ever before. Ensuring that there is something for every practicing allergist who attends, these all-new workshops cover a wide range of topics, from food allergy to practice management. Of course, the top-selling sessions from previous years will be returning – with updated information - in 2015 as well.

“Allergists who attend the Annual Meeting are going to be pleasantly surprised by the variety of new offerings this year,” said Luz Fonacier, MD, FACAAI, chair of the Workshop Committee. “These workshops are great for finding out the latest research and learning what’s trending in patient care. Meeting attendees will leave with tips and pearls to start using right away back at home.”

New workshops this year include:

Find out the latest in food allergy

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June 29, 2015

Are food allergies an important part of your practice? Make sure you attend the International Food Allergy Symposium on Thursday, Nov. 5. It’s the place to be to get all the latest information and research, from the mechanisms of food allergy to clinical diagnosis and management.

Are certain medications increasing the development of food allergies? How can you use new diagnostic tests? What are the best ways to manage patients with EoE and FPIES? How can you tell the difference between seafood allergy and non-allergy mimicking conditions? Get answers during this full day symposium, co-chaired by Amal Assa’ad, MD, FACAAI, and Sami Bahna, MD, FACAAI.

New topics include:

  • Deciphering the Black Box of Food Allergy Mechanisms
  • Anaphylaxis Mechanism as Relates to Food Allergy
  • Not Every Seafood “Allergy” is Allergy
  • The Role of Prebiotics and Probiotics in Food Allergy

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Practice management excellence

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July 27, 2015

The Annual Scientific Meeting Nov. 5-9 in San Antonio, Texas is the place for you to get the skills you need to practice excellence, every day. Invite your staff to join you – this year’s meeting will provide valuable practice management education for you and your office staff whether you are in clinical practice or a research center.

The Office Administrators Practice Management Course on Nov. 6 is especially important considering the sweeping changes taking place in health care. Here’s where you and your office administrators can quickly get up to speed on:

Rock the night away!

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August 17, 2015

Think this will be one of those formal, grandiose galas you’ve been to before? Not this party.

The Annual Scientific Meeting Fundraising Event is going to rock – courtesy of Blood, Sweat & Tears. Known as the first group to successfully blend rock and jazz into a genre-crossing sound and style, BS&T has been thrilling audiences for more than four decades. Their hit songs “Spinning Wheel,” “You’ve Made Me So Very Happy,” “And When I Die,” “Go Down Gamblin’,” “I Love You More than You’ll Ever Know” and many more remain classics to this day.

So get ready to rip off your suit jacket and leave your high heels at the table. Grab your tickets when you register for the Annual Scientific Meeting; they’re $250 each or $2,300 for a table. Corporate tables are $10,000.

The Annual Meeting is your one-stop shop for MOC!

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September 28, 2015

We heard you loud and clear – at the Annual Scientific Meeting, we have more MOC offerings than ever before. And it’s incredibly easy to earn your credit. With our new procedure, all you need to do is stay for the entire session and answer eight questions. How do you do it?

  • Show up before the start of one of our many MOC sessions.
  • Grab a keypad, enter your badge ID and answer all four pretest questions.
  • Stay for the whole session.

Answer all four posttest questions with your keypad.

That’s it!

We have almost twice as many MOC offerings this year for you to attend, and you can choose from plenaries, symposia and workshops*. Choose from: