2018 Annual Meeting Agenda

Southeastern Allergy, Asthma & Immunology Society 2018 Annual Meeting

Omni Grove Park Inn | Asheville, NC | Sept. 13-16, 2018

Thursday, September 13th

5:00 – 6:30 pm
Welcome Reception – Mountain View Terrace
Tentatively, at 6:30 pm, Dr. William Calhoun will be speaking in the adjacent Skyline Room. (Genentech Product Theater)

Friday, September 14th

7:30 – 8:00 am
Breakfast – Exhibitor Hall

8:00 – 8:05 am
Welcome/Housekeeping

8:05 – 8:45 am
Idiopathic Anaphylaxis
Speaker: Jay Lieberman, MD

8:45 – 9:25 am
Update on Sublingual Immunotherapy
Speaker: John Oppenheimer, MD

9:25-10:05 am
IgE and the Antiviral Immune Response
Speaker: Mitchell Grayson, MD

10:05-10:15 am
Question & Answer

10:15-10:45 am
Break – Exhibitor Hall

10:45-11:25 am
Precision Medicine and Allergy: Opportunities for More Individualized Patient Care
Speaker: Gailen Marshall, Jr., MD, PhD

11:25-12:10 pm
Update on Drug Allergy and Approaches to Desensitization
Speaker: Mariana Castells, MD

12:10-12:25 pm
FPIES – Update
Speaker: Anna Nowak-Wegrzyn, MD

12:30 – 1:15 pm
Lunch (Business Meeting)

1:15 – 2:00 pm
How to Get Involved with Allergy Training Program
Speaker: Kathleen May, MD

5:00pm – 7:00pm
Awards Ceremony & Dinner
Mountain View Terrace & Skyline
Lifetime Achievement Award: Dennis Ledford, M.D.
Hal Davidson Award: Dennis Ledford, M.D.
Best Fellow Presentation: Sarah Adams, M.D.

Saturday, September 15th

7:30 – 8:00 am
Breakfast – Exhibitor Hall

8:00 – 8:05 am
Welcome/Housekeeping

8:05 – 8:45 am
The Role of the Microbiome in Food Allergy
Speaker: Christine Ciaccio, MD

8:45 – 9:25 am
Early Transitional Research: What Clinicians Should Know
Speaker: Mitchell Grayson, MD

9:25-10:05 am
Immunotherapy for Food Allergy
Speaker: Anna Nowak-Wegrzyn, MD, PhD

10:05-10:15 am
Question & Answer

10:15-10:45 am
Break – Exhibitor Hall

10:45-11:45 am
Poster Symposium

11:45-12:25 pm
Mast Cell Activation Syndrome
Speaker: Mariana Castells, MD, PhD

12:30 – 1:30 pm
Lunch – Exhibitor Hall

1:30 – 2:15 pm
Advocacy Council Update
Speaker: Stephen Imbeau, MD

5:00 – 7:00 pm
Dinner with Dr. Dennis Ledford – Exhibitor Hall
Join Dr. Ledford and AstraZeneca for a Dinner Product Theater

Sunday, September 16th

7:15 – 8:15 am
Breakfast with ALK – Exhibitor Hall
Product Theater

8:15 – 8:45 am
The Indoor Environment and Asthma
Speaker: Christine Ciaccio, MD

8:45 – 9:25 am
Yellow Zone Asthma
Speaker: John Oppenheimer, MD

9:25 – 10:05 am
Unproven Tests in the Diagnosis of Food Allergy
Speaker: Jay Lieberman, MD

10:05- 10:45 am
Telemedicine for Allergists-Immunologists: Perils, Problems, and Potentials
Speaker: Patricia Stewart, MD

10:45 – 11:00 am
Break

11:00 – 11:40 am
Physician Wellness
Speaker: Maeve O’Connor, MD

11:40 am
Adjourn