The Brigham Board Review in Allergy and Immunology

Brigham and Women’s Hospital and Oakstone Board Review

Prepare for ABIM board exams, enhance your knowledge and improve patient care with our allergy and immunology board review.
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Stay Current in this Rapidly Changing Specialty

This CME program focuses on the key topics in allergy and immunology and helps you stay updated. The Brigham Board Review in Allergy and Immunology includes case-based lectures on topics like ocular allergies, food allergy, anaphylaxis, hereditary angioedema, immunotherapy, environmental allergens, etc. It will help you to:

  • Prepare for certification and recertification examinations
  • Refresh your knowledge on the various allergic and immunologic diseases
  • Correlate pathophysiology and pathobiologic principles with clinical presentations
  • Assess the latest therapeutic strategies along with their risks and benefits

Expand Your Skills

A comprehensive board review, this learn-at-your-own-pace course in allergy and immunology provides a maximum of 29.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits. Available online or via audio MP3 CDs, it provides access to unbiased, evidence-based content and case-based reviews so you can expand your knowledge and incorporate the latest guidelines into your daily practice.

View our full list of Topics/Speakers, Faculty, Accreditation and Media Format information.

Quick Facts

Provider: Brigham and Women’s Hospital and Oakstone

Course Director:
Mariana Castells, MD, PhD
Associate Professor of Medicine
Harvard Medical School
Director, Allergy and
Clinical Immunology Training Program
Division of Rheumatology
Immunology and Allergy
Department of Medicine
Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Ajay K. Singh, MBBS, FRCP (UK), MBA
Senior Associate Dean for Global and
Continuing Education
Director, Master in Medical Sciences in
Clinical Investigation (MMSCI) Program
Harvard Medical School
Director, Office of
Postgraduate Medical Education
Physician, Division of Nephrology
Department of Medicine
Brigham and Women's Hospital

Credits: Earn a maximum of 29.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits

  • T Cells and Innate Lymphoid Cells - Patrick Brennan, MD, PhD
  • B Cells and Antibody Formation - Shiv Pillai, MD, PhD
  • Lipid Mediators in Allergic Disease - K. Frank Austen, MD
  • Regulatory T Cells - Talal Chatila, MD
  • Dendritic Cells - Nora A. Barrett, MD
  • Mucosal Immunity and the Microbiome - Duane Wesemann, MD, PhD
  • Chemokines - Andrew Luster, MD, PhD
  • Neutrophil Biology - Peter Newburger, MD
  • Complement and Cryoproteins - Mandakolathur Murali, MD, MBBS
  • Diagnosis and Management of Asthma - Christopher H. Fanta, MD
  • Pathophysiology of Asthma and PFTs/Cases - Nora A. Barrett, MD
  • Aspirin Exacerbated Respiratory Disease - Katherine N. Cahill, MD
  • The Pharmacogenetics of Asthma - Kelan Tantisira, MD, MPH
  • Atopic Dermatitis - Lynda Schneider, MD
  • Contact Dermatitis and Patch Testing - Pamela L. Scheinman, MD
  • Basophils - Caroline L. Sokol, MD, PhD
  • Mast Cell Biology - Lora Bankova, MD
  • Eosinophil Biology and Hypereosinophilia - Peter F. Weller, MD
  • Primary Immunodeficiencies – T Cells - Francisco Bonilla, MD
  • Primary Immunodeficiencies – B Cells - Rima Rachid, MD
  • Genomic Diagnostics and Discovery for Immunodeficiency - Janet Chou, MD
  • CVID and Autoimmunity in PID - Jolan Walter, PhD, MD
  • Introduction to Biostatistics - Margee Louisias, MD
  • Food Allergy - Jessica Savage, MD
  • Eosinophilic GI Disorders - Wayne G. Shreffler, MD, PhD
  • Treatment of Asthma in Children - T. Bernard Kinane, MD, MBBCH, BAO
  • Ocular Allergies - C. Stephen Foster, MD
  • Anaphylaxis - Mariana Castells, MD, PhD
  • Approach to Angioedema - Aleena Banerji, MD
  • Hereditary Angioedema - Aleena Banerji, MD
  • Mastocytosis and MCAS - Cem Akin, MD, PhD
  • Medication Therapy of Asthma and Allergic Diseases - Lakiea Wright, MD
  • Immunotherapy - David I. Hong, MD
  • IgE: Structure and Function - Duane Wesemann, MD, PhD
  • Allogeneic Hematopoietic Cell Therapy - Sung-Yun Pai, MD
  • Urticaria - Karen Hsu Blatman, MD
  • Practical Approach to ß-Lactam Allergy - Sarita U. Patil, MD
  • In Vivo and In Vitro Testing for Hypersensitivity - Morris F. Ling, MD
  • Drug Allergy Classification and Evaluation - Ana Dioun Broyles, MD
  • Drug Allergy – Other Common Drugs - Sarita U. Patil, MD
  • Desensitizations for Drug HSR - Mariana C. Castells, MD, PhD
  • Rhinitis and Sinusitis - Daniel Hamilos, MD
  • Common Immune-Mediated Rashes? - Arash Mostaghimi, MD
  • Environmental Allergens - Joyce T. Hsu, MD

Course Director

Mariana Castells, MD, PhD

  • Associate Professor of Medicine
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Director, Allergy and Clinical Immunology Training Program
  • Division of Rheumatology, Immunology and Allergy
  • Department of Medicine
  • Brigham and Women’s Hospital

The Brigham Board Review
Distance Learning Series

Ajay K. Singh, MBBS, FRCP (UK), MBA

  • Senior Associate Dean for Global and Continuing Education
  • Director, Master in Medical Sciences in
  • Clinical Investigation (MMSCI) Program
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Director, Office of Postgraduate Medical Education
  • Physician, Division of Nephrology, Department of Medicine
  • Brigham and Women's Hospital

Faculty

Cem Akin, MD, PhD

  • Associate Professor of Medicine
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Division of Rheumatology, Immunology and Allergy
  • Department of Medicine
  • Brigham and Women's Hospital

K. Frank Austen, MD

  • Astrazeneca Professor of Respiratory and Inflammatory Diseases
  • in the Department of Medicine
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Division of Rheumatology, Immunology and Allergy
  • Department of Medicine
  • Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Aleena Banerji, MD

  • Associate Professor of Medicine
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Division of Rheumatology, Immunology and Allergy
  • Department of Medicine
  • Massachusetts General Hospital

Lora Bankova, MD

  • Instructor in Medicine
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Division of Rheumatology, Immunology and Allergy
  • Department of Medicine
  • Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Nora A. Barrett, MD

  • Assistant Professor of Medicine
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Division of Rheumatology, Immunology and Allergy
  • Department of Medicine
  • Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Karen Hsu Blatman, MD

  • Instructor in Medicine
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Division of Rheumatology, Immunology and Allergy
  • Department of Medicine
  • Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Francisco Bonilla, MD

  • Associate Professor of Pediatrics
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Division of Allergy & Immunology
  • Department of Medicine
  • Boston Children's Hospital

Patrick Brennan, MD, PhD

  • Assistant Professor of Medicine
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Division of Rheumatology, Immunology and Allergy
  • Department of Medicine
  • Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Ana Dioun Broyles, MD

  • Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Division of Rheumatology, Immunology and Allergy
  • Department of Medicine
  • Boston Children’s Hospital

Katherine N. Cahill, MD

  • Instructor in Medicine
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Division of Rheumatology, Immunology and Allergy
  • Department of Medicine
  • Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Talal Chatila, MD

  • Denise and David Bunning Professor of Pediatrics
  • in the Field of Allergy and Immunology
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Division of Allergy & Immunology
  • Department of Medicine
  • Boston Children's Hospital

Janet Chou, MD

  • Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Division of Rheumatology, Immunology and Allergy
  • Department of Medicine
  • Boston Children's Hospital

Christopher H. Fanta, MD

  • Professor of Medicine
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine
  • Department of Medicine
  • Brigham and Women’s Hospital

C. Stephen Foster, MD

  • Professor of Ophthalmology, Part-Time
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Founder and President
  • Massachusetts Eye Research and Surgery Institution (MERSI)

Daniel Hamilos, MD

  • Associate Professor of Medicine
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Division of Rheumatology, Immunology and Allergy
  • Department of Medicine
  • Massachusetts General Hospital

David I. Hong, MD

  • Instructor in Medicine
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Division of Rheumatology, Immunology and Allergy
  • Department of Medicine
  • Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Joyce T. Hsu, MD

  • Instructor in Medicine
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Director, Allergy and Clinical Immunology Training Program
  • Division of Rheumatology, Immunology and Allergy
  • Department of Medicine
  • Brigham and Women’s Hospital

T. Bernard Kinane, MD, MBBCH, BAO

  • Associate Professor of Pediatrics
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Department of Pediatrics
  • Massachusetts General Hospital

Morris F. Ling, MD

  • Instructor in Medicine
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Division of Rheumatology, Immunology and Allergy
  • Department of Medicine
  • Massachusetts General Hospital

 

Margee Louisias, MD

  • Instructor in Medicine
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Division of Rheumatology, Immunology and Allergy
  • Department of Medicine
  • Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Andrew Luster, MD, PhD

  • Persis, Cyrus and Marlow B. Harrison Professor of Medicine
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Division of Rheumatology, Immunology and Allergy
  • Department of Medicine
  • Massachusetts General Hospital

Arash Mostaghimi, MD

  • Assistant Professor of Dermatology
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Department of Dermatology
  • Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Mandakolathur Murali, MD, MBBS

  • Assistant Professor of Medicine
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Division of Rheumatology, Immunology and Allergy
  • Department of Medicine
  • Massachusetts General Hospital

Peter Newburger, MD

  • Professor of Pediatrics and Cancer Biology
  • Vice Chair for Research, Pediatrics and
  • Ali and John Pierce Chair in
  • Pediatric Hematology/Oncology
  • University of Massachusetts Medical School
  • Chief, Pediatric Hematology/Oncology
  • UMass Memorial Children’s Medical Center

Sung-Yun Pai, MD

  • Associate Professor of Pediatrics
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
  • Combined Department of Pediatric Hematology-Oncology
  • Boston Children’s Hospital

Sarita U. Patil, MD

  • Instructor in Medicine
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Division of Rheumatology, Immunology and Allergy
  • Department of Medicine
  • Massachusetts General Hospital

Shiv Pillai, MD, PhD

  • Professor of Medicine
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Center for Cancer Research
  • Department of Medicine
  • Massachusetts General Hospital

Rima Rachid, MD

  • Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Division of Allergy & Immunology
  • Department of Medicine
  • Boston Children's Hospital

Jessica Savage, MD

  • Assistant Professor of Medicine
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Division of Rheumatology, Immunology and Allergy
  • Department of Medicine
  • Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Pamela L. Scheinman, MD

  • Associate Professor of Dermatology
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Department of Dermatology
  • Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Lynda Schneider, MD

  • Professor of Pediatrics
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Division of Allergy & Immunology
  • Department of Medicine
  • Boston Children's Hospital

Wayne G. Shreffler, MD PhD

  • Associate Professor of Pediatrics
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Department of Pediatrics
  • Massachusetts General Hospital

Caroline L. Sokol, MD, PhD

  • Instructor in Medicine
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Division of Rheumatology, Immunology and Allergy
  • Department of Medicine
  • Massachusetts General Hospital

Kelan Tantisira, MD, MPH

  • Associate Professor of Medicine
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Division of Rheumatology, Immunology and Allergy
  • Department of Medicine
  • Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Jolan Walter, PhD, MD

  • Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Department of Pediatrics
  • Massachusetts General Hospital

Peter F. Weller, MD

  • William Bosworth Castle Professor of Medicine
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Division of Allergy and Inflammation
  • Department of Medicine
  • Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center

Duane Wesemann, MD, PhD

  • Assistant Professor of Medicine
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Division of Rheumatology, Immunology and Allergy
  • Department of Medicine
  • Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Lakiea Wright, MD

  • Research Fellow in Medicine
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Division of Rheumatology, Immunology and Allergy
  • Department of Medicine
  • Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Accreditation

Oakstone Publishing, LLC is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

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Designation

Oakstone Publishing, LLC designates this enduring material for a maximum of 29.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits ™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Date of Original Release: December 15, 2016
Date Credits Expire: December 15, 2019
Estimated Time to Complete: 29.5 hours
Contact Hours: 29.5

CME credit is awarded upon successful completion of a course evaluation and post-test.

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this activity, the participant will be able to:

  • Summarize and demonstrate increased overall knowledge of allergy and immunologic diseases
  • Identify and improve knowledge and clinical competence-based practice gaps in allergy and immunology
  • Compare pathophysiology and pathobiologic principles with clinical presentations
  • Describe optimal therapeutic strategies and their risks and benefits
  • Apply the knowledge and strategies gained through participation in this activity to the board exam and daily practice

Intended Audience

Fellows/trainees and practicing allergists/immunologists and other professional affiliates (internists with an interest in allergy/immunology) who are preparing to take ABIM Board Review or recertification examinations or who seek CME in attempt to improve patient care.

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