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The Brigham Board Review in Allergy and Immunology

This activity carries a fee of $930.75 to review the content and receive credit.

Format

Board Review

Time to Complete

27.50 hours

Released

December 1, 2014

Expires

December 1, 2017

Maximum Credits

27.50 / AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM

Accredited Provider

This program is provided by Oakstone Publishing, LLC, in conjunction with Brigham and Women's Hospital

Producer

This program is produced by Oakstone Publishing, LLC.

Program Description

The Allergy and Immunology CME course meets your needs for Board review, clinical practice improvement, and continuing education while easily fitting into your busy schedule. The course faculty, including renowned experts, will help you better understand:

  • Allergy/immunology diseases and optimal therapeutic strategies
  • How to integrate and correlate pathophysiology and pathobiologic principles with clinical presentations
  • Ways to apply what you’ve learned in this The Brigham Board Review in Allergy & Immunology to the Board exam and daily clinical practice

Intended Audience

Fellows/trainees and practicing allergists/immunologists and other professional affiliates (internists with an interest in Allergy/Immunology) who are preparing to take ABAI Board Review or Recertification Examinations or who seek CME in attempt to improve patient care.

Educational Objectives

Upon completion of this activity, the participant will be able to:

  • Integrate and demonstrate increased overall knowledge of allergy/immunologic diseases
  • Identify and improve knowledge and clinical competence-based practice gaps in allergy/immunology
  • Correlate pathophysiology and pathobiologic principles with clinical presentations
  • Describe optimal therapeutic strategies and their risks and benefits
  • Apply the knowledge and strategies gained through participation in this activity to the Board exam and daily practice

Topics and Speakers

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Conflict Of Interest Disclosure Policy

It is the policy of Oakstone Publishing, LLC that the faculty and provider disclose real or apparent conflict of interest relating to the topics of this educational activity, and also disclose discussions of unlabeled/unapproved uses of drugs or devices during their presentation(s). Oakstone has established policies in place that will identify and resolve all conflicts of interest prior to this educational activity.

Faculty

Course Directors
Mariana C. Castells, MD, PhD
Associate Professor of Medicine
Harvard Medical School
Director, Allergy and Clinical Immunology Training Program
Division of Rheumatology, Immunology and Allergy
Department of Medicine
Brigham and Women’s Hospital
Research Grants: NIH Desensitization-pending
Advisory Role: Merck, Sanofi
Employment: BWH

The Brigham Board Review
Distance Learning Series

Ajay K. Singh, MBBS, FRCP (UK), MBA
Associate Dean for Global and Continuing Education
Associate Professor of Medicine
Harvard Medical School
Director, Office of Postgraduate Medical Education
Department of Medicine
Brigham and Women's Hospital
Boston, MA
Reports no commercial interest

Faculty
Cem Akin, MD, PhD
Associate Professor of Medicine
Harvard Medical School
Division of Rheumatology, Immunology and Allergy
Department of Medicine
Brigham and Women's Hospital
Advisory Role: Novartis, Patara Pharma, Blueprint
Patent Copyright License: LAD2 cell line, NIH

Aleena Banerji, MD
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Harvard Medical School
Division of Rheumatology, Immunology and Allergy
Department of Medicine
Massachusetts General Hospital
Research Grants: Shire, Dyax, Biocryst
Advisory Role: Shire, Dyax, Biocryst, Santarus, CSL

Nora A. Barrett, MD
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Harvard Medical School
Division of Rheumatology, Immunology and Allergy
Department of Medicine
Brigham and Women’s Hospital
Reports no commercial interest

Karen Hsu Blatman, MD
Instructor in Medicine
Harvard Medical School
Division of Rheumatology, Immunology and Allergy
Department of Medicine
Brigham and Women’s Hospital
Research Grants: Genentech

Francisco Bonilla, MD
Associate Professor of Pediatrics
Harvard Medical School
Division of Allergy & Immunology
Department of Medicine
Boston Children's Hospital
"Research Grants: CSL Behring
Advisory Role: CSL Behring, Octapharma, Green Cross, Cowan Group
Board Membership: Immune Deficiency Foundation
Honoraria: UpToDate in Medicine, Albany Medical College"

Ana Dioun Broyles, MD
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
Harvard Medical School
Division of Rheumatology, Immunology and Allergy
Department of Medicine
Boston Children’s Hospital
Reports no commercial interest

Patrick J. Brennan, MD
Instructor In Medicine
Harvard Medical School
Division of Rheumatology, Immunology and Allergy
Department of Medicine
Brigham and Women’s Hospital
Reports no commercial interest

Katherine N. Cahill, MD
Instructor in Medicine
Harvard Medical School
Division of Rheumatology, Immunology and Allergy
Department of Medicine
Brigham and Women’s Hospital
Reports no commercial interest

Janet S. Chou, MD
Instructor in Pediatrics
Harvard Medical School
Division of Rheumatology, Immunology and Allergy
Department of Medicine
Boston Children's Hospital
Reports no commercial interest

John J. Costa MD
Assistant Clinical Professor of Medicine
Harvard Medical School
Division of Rheumatology, Immunology and Allergy
Department of Medicine
Brigham and Women's Hospital
Reports no commercial interest

Laura B. Fanning, MD
Instructor in Medicine
Harvard Medical School
Division of Rheumatology, Immunology and Allergy
Department of Medicine
Brigham and Women’s Hospital
Reports no commercial interest

Christopher H. Fanta, MD
Professor of Medicine
Harvard Medical School
Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine
Department of Medicine
Brigham and Women’s Hospital
Reports no commercial interest

C. Stephen Foster, MD, FACS, FACR
Clinical Professor of Ophthalmology
Harvard Medical School
Founder and President
Massachusetts Eye Research and Surgery Institution (MERSI)
Reports no commercial interest

Michael F. Gurish, PhD
Associate Professor of Medicine
Harvard Medical School
Division of Rheumatology, Immunology and Allergy
Department of Medicine
Brigham and Women’s Hospital
Reports no commercial interest

Nir Hacohen, PhD
Associate Professor of Medicine
Harvard Medical School
Center for Immunology and Inflammatory Diseases
Department of Medicine
Massachusetts General Hospital
Reports no commercial interest

Daniel L. Hamilos, MD
Associate Professor of Medicine
Harvard Medical School
Division of Rheumatology, Immunology and Allergy
Department of Medicine
Massachusetts General Hospital
Reports no commercial interest

I-Cheng Ho, MD, PhD
Associate Professor of Medicine
Harvard Medical School
Division of Rheumatology, Immunology and Allergy
Department of Medicine
Brigham and Women’s Hospital
Reports no commercial interest

David Hong, MD
Instructor in Medicine
Harvard Medical School
Division of Rheumatology, Immunology and Allergy
Department of Medicine
Brigham and Women’s Hospital
Reports no commercial interest

Howard R. Katz, PhD
Associate Professor of Medicine
Harvard Medical School
Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine
Department of Medicine
Brigham and Women’s Hospital
Reports no commercial interest

T. Bernard Kinane, MD
Associate Professor of Pediatrics
Harvard Medical School
Department of Pediatrics
Massachusetts General Hospital
Reports no commercial interest

Morris F. Ling, MD
Instructor in Medicine
Harvard Medical School
Division of Rheumatology, Immunology and Allergy
Department of Medicine
Massachusetts General Hospital
Reports no commercial interest

Bruce D. Levy, MD
Associate Professor of Medicine
Harvard Medical School
Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine
Department of Medicine
Brigham and Women’s Hospital
Reports no commercial interest

Francis W. Luscinskas, PhD
Professor of Pathology
Harvard Medical School
Department of Pathology
Brigham and Women’s Hospital
Reports no commercial interest

Andrew D. Luster, MD, PhD
Persis, Cyrus and Marlow B. Harrison Professor of Medicine
Harvard Medical School
Division of Rheumatology, Immunology and Allergy
Department of Medicine
Massachusetts General Hospital
Reports no commercial interest

Arash Mostaghimi, MD
Instructor in Medicine
Harvard Medical School
Department of Dermatology
Brigham and Women’s Hospital
Reports no commercial interest

Mandakolathur R. Murali, MD, MBBS
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Harvard Medical School
Division of Rheumatology, Immunology and Allergy
Department of Medicine
Massachusetts General Hospital
Reports no commercial interest

Peter E. Newburger, MD
Professor of Pediatrics and Cancer Biology
Vice Chair for Research, Pediatrics and
Ali and John Pierce Chair in Pediatric Hematology/Oncology
University of Massachusetts Medical School
Chief, Pediatric Hematology/Oncology
UMass Memorial Children’s Medical Center
Reports no commercial interest

Hans C. Oettgen, MD, PhD
Professor of Pediatric Immunology
Harvard Medical School
Division of Immunology Research
Department of Medicine
Boston Children's Hospital
Reports no commercial interest

Sung-Yun Pai, MD
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
Harvard Medical School
Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
Combined Department of Pediatric Hematology-Oncology
Boston Children’s Hospital
Reports no commercial interest

Sarita U. Patil, MD
Instructor in Medicine
Harvard Medical School
Division of Rheumatology, Immunology and Allergy
Department of Medicine
Massachusetts General Hospital
Reports no commercial interest

Shiv S. Pillai, MD
Professor of Medicine
Harvard Medical School
Center for Cancer Research
Department of Medicine
Massachusetts General Hospital
Reports no commercial interest

Rima A. Rachid, MD
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
Harvard Medical School
Division of Allergy & Immunology
Department of Medicine
Boston Children's Hospital
Research Grants: CSL Behring/ Allergen Research Corporation; Food Allergy Research and Education

Jessica Savage, MD, MHS
Instructor In Medicine
Harvard Medical School
Division of Rheumatology, Immunology and Allergy
Department of Medicine
Brigham and Women’s Hospital
Research Grants: NIH, AAAAI/FARE, Sanofi US

Wayne G. Shreffler, MD
Associate Professor of Pediatrics
Harvard Medical School
Department of Pediatrics
Massachusetts General Hospital
Reports no commercial interest

Caroline L. Sokol, MD, PhD
Instructor in Medicine
Harvard Medical School
Division of Rheumatology, Immunology and Allergy
Department of Medicine
Brigham and Women’s Hospital
Reports no commercial interest

Jolan E. Walter, PhD, MD
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
Harvard Medical School
Department of Pediatrics
Massachusetts General Hospital
Reports no commercial interest

Peter F. Weller, MD
William Bosworth Castle Professor of Medicine
Harvard Medical School
Chief, Allergy and Inflammation Division and Infectious Diseases Division
Department of Medicine
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
Advisory Role: GSK

Duane Wesemann, MD
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Harvard Medical School
Division of Rheumatology, Immunology and Allergy
Department of Medicine
Brigham and Women’s Hospital
Advisory Role: Editor for McGraw Hill Publishers

Paige G. Wickner, MD
Instructor in Medicine
Harvard Medical School
Division of Rheumatology, Immunology and Allergy
Department of Medicine
Brigham and Women’s Hospital
Reports no commercial interest

Kai W. Wucherpfennig, MD, PhD
Professor of Neurology
Harvard Medical School
Dana Farber Cancer Institute
Department of Neurology
Brigham and Women’s Hospital
Reports no commercial interest

Publishing Staff Disclosures

Oakstone Publishing, LLC has assessed conflict of interest with its faculty, authors, editors, and any individuals who were in a position to control the content of this CME activity. Any identified relevant conflicts of interest were resolved for fair balance and scientific objectivity of studies utilized in this activity. Oakstone Publishing’s planners, content reviewers, and editorial staff disclose no relevant commercial interests.

CME Course Advisor:
Sandy Mardant

CME Manager
sandy.mardant@ebix.com
205-437-3058

Credit

27.50

Type

AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM

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