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Pediatric Grand Rounds
Start Date: 5/17/2019Start Time: 8:00 AM
End Date: 5/17/2019End Time: 9:00 AM
Event Description

Topic
Anaphylaxis

Presented By
Joanna R. Johnson, MD, attending, section of pulmonary and allergy, St. Christopher’s Hospital for Children; clinical associate professor of pediatrics

Learning Objectives

  • Articulate causes of anaphylaxis
  • List the mediators involved in anaphylaxis
  • Discuss characteristics of anaphylaxis
  • Compare and contrast IgE mediated anaphylaxis vs non IgE mediated anaphylaxis
  • Specify patients more likely to exhibit anaphylaxis
  • Select appropriate tests to delineate causes of anaphylaxis

Target Audience
Physicians, nurse practitioners, nursing personnel, fellows, residents, medical students and other health care professionals who take care of children

Continuing Medical Education Credits
St. Christopher’s Hospital for Children is accredited by the Pennsylvania Medical Society to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

St. Christopher’s Hospital for Children designates this live activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the educational activity.

Disclosure
Speakers and all others who have the ability to control the content of continuing medical education activities sponsored by St. Christopher’s Hospital for Children are expected to disclose to the audience whether they do or do not have any real or apparent conflict(s) of interest or other relationships related to the content of their presentation(s).

Additional Information
Continental breakfast is available at 7:30 a.m. outside DiGeorge Center. Parking passes for visiting physicians are available.

Contact Information:
Name: Alma Barberena
Email: alma.barberena@americanacademic.com
Location:
Angelo M. DiGeorge Teaching Center
Lower Level
St. Christopher's Hospital for Children
Audience:
  • Graduate Students
  • Faculty
  • Staff
  • Medical Residents/Fellows
  • Special Features:
  • Free Food
  • CEU Available

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