2014 USAnaphylaxis Summit -- Denver, CO
Friday, October 10, 2014 from 7:30 AM to 5:00 PM (MDT)
San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
This one-day regional FREE event will bring together allergists, school nurses, nutritionists, asthma educators, pediatricians, and others to share resources, strategies and experiences to build a stronger community-based anaphylaxis network.
Read more about last year’s event at http://www.aanma.org/2014/07/how-usanaphylaxis-summits-inspire-change/
At the Denver Summit, we will discuss the impact of the stock epinephrine laws and explore options for policy development and implementation. In addition, summit attendees will participate in interactive forums that will address:
Psychosocial Impact of Life-Threatening Allergies
Innovative Tools to Educate Your Community
Power of Partnering
School Nurse Best Practices
Each presentation will be followed by interactive roundtable discussions, allowing attendees to dialogue with other stakeholders and develop action plans for building anaphylaxis awareness and preparedness in their communities.
Speakers include [nationally prominent physicians, school nurses and anaphylaxis experts] Ruchi Gupta, MD; Jennifer LeBovidge, PhD; John Lee, MD; Michael Pistiner, MD, MMSc; Deborah Pontius, RN; Kimberly Turner, Esq; and Tonya Winders, MBA.
Breakfast and lunch will be provided.
Please note, due to a partnership with the Food Allergy & Anaphylaxis Connection Team's (FAACT) Annual Food Allergy Conference, we are sharing the same block rooms at the Denver Marriott City Center.
The 2014 USAnaphylaxis Summit is sponsored by Mylan Specialty L.P.
The USAnaphylaxis Summit takes place the day before the Food Allergy & Anaphylaxis Connection Team's (FAACT) regional food allergy conference, which provides a full day of educational sessions for parents, grandparents and teens as well as school personnel and healthcare professionals.
To register for the FAACT conference, visit: http://www.foodallergyawareness.org/programs/FAACTs-Annual-Food-Allergy-Conference/annual_food_allergy_conferences-1/
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