16th Annual Asthma and Allergy Conference

AGENDA-AT-A-GLANCE

This at-a-glance agenda is current as of Aug. 27, 2022.

Friday, September 9, 2022
TIME ACTIVITY / TOPIC FACULTY
10:00 am Conference and Credit Registration, ending at Noon; Exhibits open through 6:00 pm
Non-credit PRODUCT THEATRE LUNCHEON (Non-credit activity)
10:30 am Lunch Buffet (sponsor Blueprint Medicine)
11:00 am Systemic Mastocytosis: MASTering a Complex Disease Sponsor: Blueprint Medicine

Dr. Patricia Lugar
SESSION 1 OPENING AND IMMUNODEFICIENCY Moderator: Dr. Jeffrey Demain
12:30 pm Conference Opening and Welcome Dr. Jeffrey Demain
12:35 pm Hot Topics in Immunodeficiency Dr. John Routes
1:15 pm Questions and Answers Panel
1:45 pm 15-minute Break
SESSION 2 SARS-CoV-2 (COVID-19) Moderator: Dr. Melinda Rathkopf
2:00 pm Covid-19: Unwrapping a Pandemic and Transitions Through Therapies Dr. Coleman Cutchins
2:45 pm Unwrapping Long COVID/PASC   Dr. Jeffrey Demain
3:30 pm Questions and Answers Panel
4:00 pm 15-minute Break
SESSION 3 PULMONARY DISEASE Moderator: PA-C David Kingston
4:15 pm Overlapping Asthma and COPD Dr. Bryan Martin
5:00 pm Intrinsic Lung Disease  Dr. Jon Grace
5:30 pm Questions and Answers Panel
Non-credit HOSTED BEVERAGE & NETWORKING  (Non-credit activity)
5:45 pm Networking Break and Cocktail / Beverage Hour
6:00 pm Product Theatre Presentation title pending   

(non-credit event)   
Sponsor: Horizon Pharmaceuticals

Dr. Franscisco Bonilla
SESSION 4 KEYNOTE DINNER SYMPOSIUM AND AWARDS Moderators: Drs. Melinda Rathkopf & Jeff Demain
7:00 pm Dinner served, followed by annual award presentations
7:30 pm Keynote Address: Global Allergy Prevention: International Perspective Dr. Bryan Martin
Saturday, September 10, 2022
Time Activity / Topic Faculty
7:00 am 7:00-8:00 a.m. Registration
7:00 a.m. to 4:45 p.m. Exhibits open
Non-credit BREAKFAST PROGRAM and PRESENTATION
7:00 am Boxed Breafasts (sponsor ALK)
7:00 am Allergy Immunotherapy in Different Age Groups and Regions Sponsor: ALK 

Dr. Hendrik Nolte
SESSION 5 EDUCATION AND EXCELLENCE Moderator: Dr. Stephen Marks
8:00 am Re-Opening and Welcome Dr. Jeffrey Demain
8:15 am State of the College (ACAAI)   Dr. Mark Corbett
8:30 am Maintaining Quality in Healthcare Dr. Michael Nelson
9:15 am Questions and Answers Panel
9:30 am 15-minute Break
SESSION 6 CUTTING EDGE THERAPEUTICS Moderator: Dr. Eric Meier 
9:45 am Select Biologics and Novel Therapies in the Treatment of Severe Asthma Dr. Mark Corbett
10:30 am Upper Airway Disease: Where are we now Dr. Michael Nelson
11:00 am Advances in the Treatment of Moderate to Severe Atopic Dermatitis Dr. Peter Ehrnstrom
11:30 am Questions and Answers Panel
Non-credit PRODUCT THEATRE LUNCHEON (Non-credit activity)
Noon Lunch Buffet (sponsor AstraZeneca)
12:15 pm Investigating the impact of Severe Asthma and the Critical Role of Eosinophils Sponsor: AstraZeneca 

Dr. Michael Wechsler
SESSION 7 NEW HORIZONS Moderator: Dr. Jeffrey Demain
1:15 pm Expanding Role for Genetics in Immunodeficiency Dr. John Routes
2:00 pm Biologics: Incremental Improvement or a Brave New World Dr. Bryan Martin
2:45 pm Questions and Answers Panel
3:15 pm 15-minute Break with Snack
SESSION 8 FOOD ALLERGY Moderator: Dr. Jodyne Butto
3:30 pm Oral Immunotherapy for Food Allergies Dr. Melinda Rathkopf
4:00 pm Who Wants to be an Allergist: Myths Edition  PAs Bryan Farthing and David Kingston
4:30 pm Questions and Answers Panel
SESSION 9 HOT TOPICS IN ALLERGY IMMUNOLOGY Moderator: PA-C Bryan Farthing
5:00 pm Clonal Mast Cell Disease Dr. Jeffrey Demain
5:15 pm Eosinophilic Esophagitis Dr. Stephen Marks
5:30 pm Eosinophilic Lung Disease Dr. April Arseneau
5:45 pm Angioedema and Urticaria Dr. Eric Meier
6:00 pm Questions and Answers Panel
6:30 pm Conference Wrap-up / Evaluation / Needs Assessment Dr. Jeffrey Demain