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"Allergies, Asthma & Urticaria"

Hibiscus Health Caribbean Inc.

Wednesday, March 7, 2018 from 5:00 PM to 9:00 PM (AST)

"Allergies, Asthma & Urticaria"

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Event Details

“Allergies, Asthma & Urticaria”

(Continuing Medical Education Event)

Wednesday, 7 March 2018, 5.00pm-9.00pm

3 W's Pavilion, UWI, St. Michael

This CME focuses on increasing the awareness of allergies & immunotherapy. Topics include - assessment, diagnosis & treatment; impact on asthma, allergic rhinitis & sinusitis; chronic urticaria, distinguishing between sensitivities, side effects & other drug-related intolerances; the role of immunotherapy & more. Physicians, nurses & allied health professionals are welcome. CPE credit is available.

Guest Speaker: 

Professor Menachem Rottem

Head of the Allergy Asthma and Immunology Service at the Emek Medical Center, Afula, and Clinical Assistant Professor at the Rappaport Faculty of Medicine, Technion-Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa, Israel.

https://waojournal.biomedcentral.com/region-in-focus/africa-me-cis/professor-menachem-rottem

Local Presenters:

 

Dr. Hilary Moore, ER Specialist with Training in Allergy Testing & Immunology

Dr. Dawn Alleyne, Internist/ Pulmonologist

Dr. Sean Bullen, Paediatrician/ Dermatologist

 

Objectives:      

  • To increase awareness of allergies, its impact on asthma, allergic rhinitis/ sinusitis
  • To clearly define/ distinguish between allergies, sensitivities, side effects, intolerances and other drug-related intolerances.
  • To assist the Health Care Practitioner to assess, identify and appropriately refer clients with reactions
  • To highlight the role of immunotherapy in treatment.
  • To enlighten/ educate participants on local resources to diagnose and manage their patient

 

Guest presenter Professor Menachem Rottem will present “ Chronic Urticaria: Approach to diagnosis and treatment”. His presentation will include: differences between urticaria with angioedema; angioedema from other causes, unrelated to urticarial; hereditary angioedema and other areas.

 

Programme

 

Time

Topic

Speaker

5.00-5.10

Opening Remarks:

Current Situation: Asthma & Allergies in Barbados

Key Considerations: Asthma, Allergies & Urticaria.

 

Dr. Hilary Moore, Chairperson

Prof. Menachem Rottem, Guest Speaker

5.10-5.50

Case Studies in Chronic Urticaria

Dr. Sean Bullen, Paediatrician/ Dermatologist

5.50-6.50

Chronic Urticaria: Approach to diagnosis and treatment

Professor Menachem Rottem, Allergist and Immunotherapist

6.50-7.05

Break: Refreshments

 

7.05-7.45

Asthma & Allergies: Siblings or Cousins?

Dr. Dawn Alleyne, Internist/ Pulmonologist

7.45-8.25

The Role of Immunotherapy

Dr. Hilary Moore, Emergency Medicine Specialist

 

8.25-9.00

Panel: Diagnostic and Treatment Modalities- Allergies and Immunotherapy

Panel of presenters

 


 

 

Registration/ RSVP:

www.hibiscushealthcaribbeanevents.eventbrite.com

 

Registration Fees:

$100 – Physicians

$75 – Nurses & Allied Health

$50 – Students (with ID)

 

Payment:

  • www.Ticketpal.com
  • Select Ticketpal locations:
  • Hugo Boss Boutique; Limegrove, St. James
  • Lloyd Erskine Sandiford Centre, St. Michael
  • A & B Music Supplies, Christ Church
  • Payment Pick-Up: 246-253-9384 (call or text); hhccmeevents@gmail.com

 

This event is made possible with the kind support of Bayview Hospital, Barbados.

 

  • Emergency Medicine Specialist with Training in Allergy Testing & Immunology

  • Prof. Menachem Rottem

    Prof. Menachem Rottem

    Emek Medical Center & Technion-Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa, Israel.

    Allergy & Immunotherapy Specialist/ Clinical Professor

  • DDA Dr. Dawn Alleyne

    Dr. Dawn Alleyne


    Internist/ Pulmonologist

  • DSB Dr. Sean Bullen

    Dr. Sean Bullen


    Dermatologist/ Paediatrician


Have questions about "Allergies, Asthma & Urticaria"? Contact Hibiscus Health Caribbean Inc.

When & Where


3 W's Pavilion, University of West Indies
Gordon Cummins Highway
Wanstead, Saint Michael
Barbados

Wednesday, March 7, 2018 from 5:00 PM to 9:00 PM (AST)


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Organizer

Hibiscus Health Caribbean Inc.

 

Hibiscus Health Caribbean Inc. is a health communications and events company based in Barbados. Our goal is to coordinate and create quality health and medical events to strengthen the network and capacity of healthcare practitioners, of all types, to ultimately improve healthcare in Barbados and the Caribbean. We offer various types of health promotions and marketing services to assist our clients in targeting the medical community in Barbados and the Caribbean.

Some of our services include:

Creation and Coordination of Continuing Medical Education Events
Health Event Coordination including:
Corporate Health and Wellness Programmes & Events
Mixers & Networking Sessions
Health Marketing and Promotions
Health Services & Product Promotion
Advertisements, Medical Classifieds
Special Projects
Patient Education/ Empowerment Seminars

 

General Info

Office: 246 269 6183; 253 9384

hibiscushealthnetwork@gmail.com

www.hibiscushealthcaribbean.com

Event Pre- Registration

http://hibiscushealthcaribbeanevents.eventbrite.com

hhccmeevents@gmail.com

(pre-registration only via this site - no online payment available via this site)

 

Payment

Online: www.ticketpal.com

Barbados Select Ticketpal Locations: 

A& B Music Supplies - Sheraton

Sir Lloyd Erskine Sandiford Centre, St. Michael

Origin Boutique, Limegrove, St. James

 

 

Hibiscus Health Caribbean Inc Event Schedule.

 

2019 Schedule to be announced.

 

 

 

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