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4th Annual Allergy Symposium - Online Series: Session 2

When:
Monday, September 21, 2020
4:00 PM – 5:00 PM
Where:
Description:

Join us for the 4th Annual Allergy Symposium - Online Series.  This series is made up of five (5), 1-hour sessions of the most relevant allergy topics presented by the local allergy specialists.  Register today! #GetYourCPD

Session 2: Monday, September 21st; 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm EST

Spacer Devices for Inhalers Are Unnecessary in Adults for Asthma (and other common misconceptions about asthma management) 

Presented by: Rozita Borici-Mazi, MD, FRCPC, Associate Professor, Department of Medicine, Division of Allergy and Immunology and Pediatrics, Queen’s University

At the conclusion of this session, participants will be able to:

  1. Discuss numerous myths about the use of short acting beta agonists (for example, how many cannisters per year is too many?)
  2. Discuss myths about the immunosuppressive nature of biologic therapies used in severe asthma
  3. Identify appropriate patients to be referred for Allergist assessment and treatment of asthma
Contact:
Katie Evans
kre1@queensu.ca
Cost:
n/a
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