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Clinical Updates in Allergy and Immunology 2020 - CANCELED

Long Beach, CA US
July 31, 2020 to August 2, 2020
This course has been CANCELED - please refer to Internal Medicine and Subspecialties for additional courses 

Course Directors: Rohit D. Divekar, M.B.B.S., Ph.D., Miguel A. Park, M.D.Gerald W. Volcheck, M.D.

July 31 - August 2, 2020 - The Westin Long Beach - Long Beach, California

Clinical Updates in Allergy and Immunology is designed to deliver a present-day understanding of allergic disorders with an emphasis on the translation of allergy knowledge to clinical practice. The focus for this year is ‘allergic and inflammatory disorders of the skin’, which will be presented in addition to common allergy conditions. This structured theme-based program will include evidence-based and emerging clinical approaches presented by expert faculty from allergy, dermatology and other medical specialties to provide a comprehensive and multidisciplinary perspective on allergic disorders.

Registration Fee $695.00

Target Audience

This course is designed for allergists, internists, family medicine physicians, and pediatricians. It will also benefit nurses, physician assistants, nurse practitioners and others involved in primary care with a specific interest in allergy.      

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this activity, participants should be able to:

  • Appreciate the multidisciplinary intervention strategies for management of inflammatory and allergic skin disease including atopic dermatitis, contact dermatitis, chronic urticaria, and drug rashes.
  • Recognize specific clinical features, diagnosis and management of skin conditions including urticarial vasculitis and chronic pruritus.
  • Describe the indications, appropriate patient selection and side effects of recent FDA approved medications in allergy, as well as emerging therapeutics for management of allergic disease.
  • Review updates and clinical practice strategies in the areas of asthma, adult and pediatric sinusitis/rhinitis, food allergy, eosinophilic esophagitis, primary immune deficiency, chronic rhinosinusitis, immune deficiency, headache disorder and allergy, sleep disorders and allergy and aspirin exacerbated respiratory disease.

Attendance at this Mayo Clinic course does not indicate nor guarantee competence or proficiency in the performance of any procedures which may be discussed or taught in this course.

Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 17.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
  • 17.25 Attendance
Event starts: 
07/31/2020 - 7:45am
Event ends: 
08/02/2020 - 12:00pm
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The Westin Long Beach
333 E Ocean Blvd
Long Beach, CA 90802
United States

Guest rooms have been reserved for attendees and their guests with special course rates at the Westin Long Beach. In order to receive the special rate of $269 plus tax, reservations must be made before the room block is filled or before the cutoff date of July 8, 2020, whichever comes first. Please identify yourself as a participant of the “Mayo Clinic Clinical Updates in Allergy and Immunology 2020 course” when making your reservation.

Make reservations online or call 1-800-WESTIN or (562) 436-3000.


Travel, lodging, and parking arrangements are the sole responsibility of the individual registrant.

Mayo Clinic School of CPD is not responsible for expenses incurred by an individual who is not confirmed and for whom space is not available at the meeting. Costs incurred by the registrant such as airline or hotel fees or penalties are the responsibility of the registrant.

Course Directors
Rohit D. Divekar, MBBS, Ph.D.
Miguel A. Park, M.D.
Gerald W. Volcheck, M.D.

Mayo Faculty
Arveen K. Bhasin, M.D.
Fred (Michael) M. Cutrer, M.D.
Dawn Marie R. Davis, M.D.
Mark Denis P. Davis, M.D.
John M. Davis, III, M.D.
Lisa A. Drage, M.D.
Vivik N. Iyer, M.D., MPH
Avni Y. Joshi, M.D.
James T. C. Li, M.D., P.h.D.
Eric J. Olson, M.D.
Thanai Pongdee, M.D.
Anupama Ravi, M.D.
Karthik Ravi, M.D.
Julio C. Sartori Valinotti, M.D.
Harry G. Teaford, M.D.

Accreditation Statement
In support of improving patient care, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

Available Credit


Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science designates this live activity for a maximum of 17.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Other Healthcare Professionals
A certificate of attendance will be provided to other healthcare professionals for requesting credits in accordance with state nursing boards, specialty societies, or other professional associations.

For disclosure information regarding Mayo Clinic School of Continuous Professional Development accreditation review committee member(s) and staff, please go here to review disclosures.

Credit Breakdown


Available Credit

  • 17.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
  • 17.25 Attendance

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