Management of EoE: Key Insights From the Allergist’s Perspective

EoE remains underrecognized and undertreated despite an increasing prevalence. Join us to hear expert allergist insights on the latest clinical data on new and emerging therapies that target the underlying triggers of this disease.

Agenda

  • Opening remarks and pretest
  • Improving early recognition of EoE
  • Recent advances in the management of EoE
  • Strategies for employing effective healthcare transitions in allergy practice
  • Case study vignettes
  • Closing remarks and posttest
  • Question and answer session

Events

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Faculty

Program Director
Sameer Mathur, MD, PhD

Associate Professor
Division of Allergy, Pulmonary and Critical Care
Department of Medicine
University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health
Madison, Wisconsin

Faculty
Seema Aceves, MD, PhD

Professor, Pediatrics and Medicine
Director, EGID Clinic Rady Children's Hospital
Allergy, Immunology
University of California, San Diego
La Jolla, California

Faculty
Melanie Ruffner, MD, PhD

Assistant Professor
Pediatrics
University of Pennsylvania
Attending Physician
Center for Pediatric Eosinophilic Disorders and Divisions of Allergy and Immunology
Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

This educational activity is not certified for CME/CE credit.

Goal Statement
The goal of this program is to improve the knowledge and competence of allergy/immunology learners to optimize treatment for patients with EoE.

Target Audience
The proposed educational program is intended for US-based and OUS-based physicians, nurse practitioners, and physician associates/physician assistants in allergy/immunology settings caring for patients with EoE.

Learning Objectives
Upon completion of this activity, participants should be able to:

  • Differentiate EoE from other types of food allergy using evidence-based guidelines and diagnostic criteria
  • Analyze current and emerging treatments based on their impact on disease outcomes in patients with EoE
  • Employ strategies to effectively transition adolescent and young adult patients with EoE from pediatric to adult care

Accreditation

This educational activity is not certified for CME/CE credit.