WHEEZIN' SNEEZIN' AND ITCHIN' IN ALASKA

12th Annual Asthma and Allergy Conference

AGENDA-AT-A-GLANCE

This at-a-glance agenda is current as of August 27, 2017.

Friday, September 8, 2017
TIME ACTIVITY / TOPIC FACULTY
11:30 am Registration, ending at Noon; Exhibits open through 6:00 pm
11:55 am Conference Opening and Welcome Dr. Jeffrey Demain
SESSION 1 OPENING KEYNOTE Moderator: Dr. Jeffrey Demain
Noon Environmental Impacts on Allergic Diseases Dr. David Peden
12:45 pm Questions and Answers Panel
1:00 pm 15-minute Break
SESSION 2 RESPIRATORY DISEASE Moderator: Dr. Melinda Rathkopf
1:15 pm Respiratory Disease in the Workplace Dr. Karin Pacheco
2:00 pm Environmental Airway Disease Dr. Andrew Ayers
2:45 pm Interesting Case / Research Dr. Jay Patel
3:00 pm Questions and Answers Panel
3:30 pm 15-minute Break with Snack
SESSION 3 IMMUNE CHALLENGES Moderator: Dr. Kristina James
3:45 pm Severe Combined Immunodeficiency (SCID): Past, Present and Future Dr. Christine Seroogy
4:15 pm SCID: Current Treatments and Future Directions Dr. Aleksandra Petrovic
4:45 pm SCID Screening - Challenges in Iowa Dr. Mary Beth Fasano
5:00 pm SCID Screening and Follow Up: The Alaska Way Dr. Jeffrey Demain
5:15 pm Questions and Answers Panel
6:00 pm Half-hour Networking Break before Dinner
SESSION 4 KEYNOTE DINNER SYMPOSIUM AND AWARDS Moderators: Dr. Jeffrey Demain & Dale Knudsen
6:30 pm Dinner served at 6:30 pm. Program and Awards presentations end at 9:30 pm.
7:30 pm Keynote Address: When it Looks Unusual: Challenging Infectious Disease Cases from Around the World Dr. Benjamin Westley
Saturday, September 9, 2017
Time Activity / Topic Faculty
SESSION 5 BREAKFAST INTERACTIVE WORKSHOP / OPENING  
7:15 am Breakfast Service, ending at 8:30 am.
7:00 am Hands-on Workshop: Asthma & Allergy Gadgets — The Good, The Bad and The Ugly Dr. James Tracy & Linda Gilbert
7:30 am Registration, ending at 8:00 am; Exhibits open through 4:45 pm.
7:55 am Opening and Welcome Dr. Jeffrey Demain
SESSION 6 PULMONARY DISEASE Moderator: Dr. Laura Moore
8:00 am Severe Asthma Dr. Richard Lockey
8:45 am Eosinophilic Lung Disease Dr. Tokunbo Matthews
9:30 am Questions and Answers Panel
10:00 am 15-minute Break
SESSION 7 URTICARIA - SKIN DISEASE Moderators: Dr. Teresa Neeno
10:15 am Occupational Contact Urticaria Dr. Karin Pacheco
11:00 am Case Studies of Irritant and Allergic Contact Dermatitis in Children Dr. Gina Brown
11:30 pm Questions and Answers Panel
  LUNCH SYMPOSIUM Moderator: Dr. Jeffrey Demain
Noon Build-Your-Own-Sandwich Lunch Buffet, served until 12:30 pm.
12:30 pm Keynote: Challenging Cases in Chronic Urticaria Dr. Richard Lockey
SESSION 8 ALLEREGIC DISEASE Moderator: Dr. April Arseneau
1:30 pm Drug Allergy Dr. Mary Beth Fasano
2:15 pm Anaphylaxis - New Concepts and Updates Dr. Laura Moore
2:45 pm Update on Allergic Rhinoconjuntivitis Dr. Michelle Floyd
3:15 pm Questions and Answers Panel
3:30 pm Half-hour Beak with Snack
SESSION 9 WHAT'S NEW AND EXCITING Moderator: Dr. Jody Butto
4:00 pm Hot Topics in Food Allergies Dr. Melinda Rathkopf
4:30 pm Atypical Sinus Disease Dr. Andrew Pulliam
5:00 pm Year in Review: Asthma, Allergy and Immunology Dr. Eric Meier
5:30 pm Questions and Answers Panel
6:00 pm Conference Wrap-up / Evaluation / Needs Assessment Dr. Jeffrey Demain