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Masterclass in Head and Neck Symptoms (An Allergy Academy Event)

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Masterclass in Head and Neck Symptoms

Science Gallery London

Great Maze Pond

London

SE1 9GU

United Kingdom

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The allergy academy is delighted to announce our first day aimed at ophthalmic and ENT presentations of allergic disease! This half day training day is targeted at a broad range of specialties including general practice, allergists, paediatricians and surgical specialties, and promises to be filled with useful clinical advice and scientific evidence to guide your practice. This course is available either as a whole day event or as either a morning or an afternoon half day event if delegates are not available for the whole day.

Aims:

  • To cover the clinical presentations of allergic eyes diseases and upper airway obstruction
  • To understand the approach to managing eczema in the orbital region
  • To understand the use and potential applications of corneal and nasal provocation testing
  • To review the current use and applications of immunotherapy for allergic rhinoconjunctivitis


Programme:

9.25 - 9.30 Welcome and introduction

MORNING SESSION: Ophthalmology and ENT Masterclass

9.30 – 10.00 Airway obstruction in the community setting Ian Hore Consultant ENT Surgeon

10.00 – 10.30 Histories and common ophthalmology cases Ailsa Ritchie Consultant Ophthalmologist

10:30 11:00 Medical management of allergic rhinoconjunctivitis Gemma Schnitzer

11.00 – 11.30 Coffee Break

11.30 – 12.00 First line examination and investigations –examination and blood tests Joanna Lukawska Consultant Adult Allergist

12.00 – 12.45 Practical stations; skin prick testing / administering eye drops and nasal sprays / nasal and corneal challenges Allergy CNS Gemma Schnitzer/Joanna Lukawska

12.45 – 13.45 Lunch

AFTERNOON SESSION: Immunotherapy Masterclass

Chairperson: Suzana Radulovic

13.45 – 14.15 Running an immunotherapy service Roisin Fitzsimons Nurse Consultant, Paediatric Allergy

14.15 – 14.45 Grass and tree pollen immunotherapy Guy Scadding Consultant Adult Allergist

14:45 – 15:15 Tea Break

15.15 – 15.45 Management of periorbital, facial eczema and contact dermatitis Danielle Greenblatt Consultant Dermatologist

15:45 – 16:30 Latest clinical developments in house dust mite and dander immunotherapy Alina Dumitru Consultant Adult Allergist

16:30 Close of meeting

Who should attend?

  • Ophthalmologists

  • ENT surgeons

  • Allergists

  • Paediatricians

  • General practitioners

  • Nurses

  • Opticians?


Course Directors: Dr Tom Marrs; Consultant in Paediatric Allergy

Course fees: £ (all delegates)


Early Registration Closes 31/12/18 Half Day £40 Full day £50

Late Registration Closes 18/2/19 Half day £60 Full Day £80

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Masterclass in Head and Neck Symptoms

Science Gallery London

Great Maze Pond

London

SE1 9GU

United Kingdom

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