IFAN & ALLERGY ACADEMY PRACTICAL ALLERGY STUDY DAY - 2019

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O'Brien Health Sciences Building

University College Dublin (UCD)

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Date: Saturday 16th November 2019


Venue: O'Brien Health Sciences Building, UCD, South Central Dublin.

Course information:

This exciting day is our second overseas event and is being run in partnership with the Irish Food Allergy Network (IFAN) and will be held at University College Dublin. We will be jointly running the day with local allergy specialists and the day will cover management of eczema, asthma, food allergies and allergic rhinitis.

Topic highlights:

  • Management of food allergy

  • Allergy Prevention

  • Management of rhinitis

  • Practical Workshops on eczema creams, asthma and rhinitis devices, adrenaline auto-injectors.

Who should attend?

  • General Practitioners
  • Junior Doctors
  • Paediatricians
  • Practice Nurses
  • Community Nurses
  • School Nurses
  • Dietitians
  • Health Visitors
  • Midwives


Programme:

09.00 – 09.30 Registration | Chair: Jonathan Hourihane

09.30 - 09.40 Welcome and Introduction - Jonathan Hourihane

09.40 - 10.10 Doctor, does my child have a milk allergy? Speaker: Aideen Byrne

10.10 –10.40 Food Allergy Prevention – recent LEAP study findings Speaker: George du Toit

10.40 –11.00 BREAK

11.00 - 11.45 What is the link between Food Allergy and Eczema? Speaker: Jonathan Hourihane

11.45-12.30 Optimising the skin barrier to prevent allergic disease Speaker: Maeve Kelleher

12.30 -13.00 Being a Teenager with Allergies Speaker: TBC

13.00 - 14.00 LUNCH

14.00 – 16.00 Workshops

  1. Eczema workshop - Dermatology CNS
  2. Asthma & Allergic rhinitis (inhalers, nasal sprays) with allergy device training - Ann Marie McGinley
  3. Hypoallergenic formulas and cow’s milk alternatives

16.00 End of Course

By booking this course, you consent to a professional medical education coordinator company accessing your personal name and email address in order to administer this event. Personal details will not be saved or used for any future purpose including marketing.

Course Director: Dr Tom Marrs, Consultant Paediatric Allergist at Evelina London Children’s Hospital

Course fees: Free


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