Session Detail

Session Number: 5302
Session Title: Lessons from the Inner City Environment on the Immunologic Basis and Treatment of Allergy and Asthma
Session Type: Symposium
Location: Convention Center, S320AB, Level III
Session Start: 3/6/2012 10:45:00 AM
Session End: 3/6/2012 12:00:00 PM
CE Units: 1.50
CME Credits: 1.25
Learning Objectives: Describe which urban environmental exposures affect the development of recurrent wheeze in early life
Compare immunologic effects of cockroach sublingual immunotherapy to those reported for other antigens
Discuss the evidence base for the treatment of asthma in children from poor urban environments
William W. Busse, MD FAAAAI
Tuesday, Mar 06, 2012, 10:45 AM -11:05 AM
Immunologic Effects of Cockroach Sublingual Immunotherapy
Robert A. Wood, MD FAAAAI

Tuesday, Mar 06, 2012, 11:05 AM -11:25 AM
Insights into the Management of Asthma in Urban Children
Stephen Teach, MD

Tuesday, Mar 06, 2012, 11:25 AM -11:45 AM
Risk Factors for Early Wheezing
James E. Gern, MD FAAAAI

Tuesday, Mar 06, 2012, 11:45 AM -12:00 PM
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