Conference Announcements

ABCIBC-2018

6th Annual Basic and Clinical Immunology for the Busy Clinician

Fri, 09 Mar 2018 – Sat, 10 Mar 2018

Plan to attend this one-of-a-kind symposium with a unique array of educational offerings in the field of clinical immunology. Designed for busy clinicians caring for patients with IMIDs who desire to increase their declarative and procedural knowledge in the field, as it applies to patient care.

This symposium will have three distinct modules:

Fundamentals of Basic and Clinical Immunology

Immune Therapeutics: Advances in Biologic Therapies for IMIDs

Integration of Immunologic Health into Clinical Practic

 

Target Audience

The symposium is directed to rheumatologists, dermatologists, gastroenterologists, allergists, clinical immunologists, and specialists in infectious disease, integrative medicine, primary care and other health care professionals caring for patients with immunologic diseases.

Objectives

By attending, you will be able to do the following:

  • Describe the basic flow of activity in the integrated immune response and identify key cells, cytokines, and receptor ligand pairs that drive the immune response
  • Critically appraise highlights from recent peer-reviewed scientific literature on cutting-edge topics in basic and clinical immunology
  • Summarize the mechanisms of action of biologic therapeutics and relate it to their effectiveness in indicated disease targets
  • Detail the risks of both predictable and unpredictable adverse events associated with biologic therapies
  • Explain the concept of immunologic wellness and appraise the evidence on how achieving it can be beneficial for overall health in the setting of immunologic diseases
  • Incorporate recommendations in clinical practice regarding diet, exercise, and mind/body techniques to achieve immunologic health

Eden Roc Miami

4525 Collins Ave, Miami Beach, FL 33140
Florida, Florida
United States

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