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Apr 17 - 18, 2020 | CME 8.25 | USD $300 | Charlottesville, Virginia
Asthma Clinical Immunology | Immunology and Microbiology | Pediatrics Allergy and Immunology | Immunotherapies
This conference has been CANCELLED. 2020 59th Annual Swineford Allergy Conference is organized by University of Virginia (UVA) and will be held from Apr 17 - 18, 2020 at University of Virginia Pinn Hall (formerly Jordan Hall), School Of Medicine, Charlottesville, Virginia, United States of America. Accreditation and Designation Statement: The University of Virginia School of Medicine is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians. The University of Virginia School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 8.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. The University of Virginia School of Medicine, as accredited provider, awards 8.25 hours of participation (consistent with the designated number of AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™) to participants who successfully completes this education activity. The University of Virginia School of Medicine maintains a record of participations for six (6) years. Educational Objectives: The field of Allergy and Immunology continues to develop and change both clinically and scientifically. The Swineford Allergy Conference is dedicated to educating physicians involved in treating patients with disorders of allergic, pulmonary, or immunologic origin. At the completion of the 59th Annual Swineford Allergy conference, the participant should be able to understand and appreciate: • the impacts of allergen specific B cell cloning on understanding IgE antibodies • the connection of food specific IgG4 deposits on EOE pathogenesis • the role and impact of biologics on rhinosinusitis • the role of T cells on allergic responses to food • the current evidence in fibriotic lung disease • the new approaches to Cystic Fibrosis management • the increase in three major forms of food allergies • the influence that monogenic diseases have on the management of fungal immunology
Apr 09 - 10, 2021 | Charlottesville, Virginia
Swineford Allergy Conference is organized by University of Virginia (UVA) and will be held from Apr 09 - 10, 2021 at University of Virginia, Charlottesville, Virginia, United States of America. The target audience for this medical event is educating physicians involved in treating patients with disorders of allergic, pulmonary or immunologic origin, and includes national and international speakers. The conference is named for the Allergy division’s founding chief, Oscar Swineford, Jr. (1897-1976), who joined the UVA medical faculty in 1928. An internist and specialist in bacterial allergy and immunotherapy, he championed the inclusion of allergy studies in the medical curriculum and trained more than 60 UVA allergy fellows over a 30-year period. A chair in his honor, the Oscar Swineford Jr., Professorship in Allergy, was established in 1976. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.