Friday 20th April 2018
Arrival & Registration
|Morning Session||Chair: Roisin Fitzsimons|
How do recent developments in allergy impact practice?
|An overview of new research/evidence published in 2017 and applicability to practice|
Evaluating Omalizumab for patients with Chronic Spontaneous Urticaria
|Setting up a CSU service, evidence, outcomes, patient experiences|
Are food challenges still the gold standard diagnosis for food allergy?
|This session will provide an overview of diagnosis techniques and how they impact on diagnosis of food allergy|
|12:00-12:45||Have we got asthma care right yet?||What has happended in primary care to support implementation of NRAD recommendations?|
|Afternoon Session||Chair: Alia Boardman|
|Are we ready to use immunotherapy for the treatment of asthma?||What are the new EAACI recommendations? What is the evidence? Will these be adopted for cliniical practice?|
|Selective nut eating, who is it right for?||Pros and Cons of select nut eating, how do we select the patient, what advice do we give the family?|
|Spare pens in schools - providing clarity or confusion?||Implications of the new legislation, how do we roll this out, what does it mean for the school, service, GP and family?|
Close of meeting