The Brigham Board Review in Allergy and Immunology 2014

Brigham and Women’s Hospital and Oakstone Board Review

Improve allergy and immunology patient care while earning CME credits with this convenient board review program.

If your primary viewing mode will be on a computer or tablet, we recommend the Online Video package. In addition to online access, you will receive a USB with MP4 files. Use the USB to watch offline or import into iTunes and other media players and then synch to your mobile device, laptop or desktop. Plus you save $130 including standard shipping charges vs the DVD package.

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Learn from Clinical Experts

Oakstone programs provide education from experienced clinicians – and The Brigham Allergy & Immunology Board Review is no exception. The faculty, including renowned experts will help you better understand:

  • Allergy/immunology diseases and optimal therapeutic strategies
  • How to integrate and correlate pathophysiology and pathobiologic principles with clinical presentations
  • Ways to apply what you’ve learned in this The Brigham Board Review in Allergy & Immunology to the Board exam and daily clinical practice

CME at Your Convenience

Our Allergy and Immunology CME course meets your need for Board review, clinical practice improvement, and continuing education while easily fitting into your busy schedule. The program is available online, via DVD video, or audio CD so you can listen or view from the location of your choice.

Ideal for fellows, trainees, practicing allergists/immunologists, and internists with an interest in immunology and allergy, The Brigham Allergy and Immunology Board Review will help you improve patient care, while providing up to 27.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits and preparation for ABIM Board Review or Recertification Examinations.

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

  • Mastocytosis and Mast Cell Activation Syndromes - Cem Akin, MD, PhD
  • Lipid Mediators in Allergic Disease - K. Frank Austen, MD
  • Hereditary Angioedema - Aleena Banerji, MD
  • Asthma Pathobiology and Cases - Nora A. Barrett, MD
  • Dendritic Cells - Nora Barrett, MD
  • Urticaria - Karen Hsu Blatman, MD
  • T Cell Immunodeficiencies - Francisco Bonilla, MD
  • Innate T cells and Innate Lymphoid Cells - Patrick J. Brennan, MD
  • Drug Allergy Classification and Evaluation - Ana Dioun Broyles, MD
  • Aspirin Exacerbated Respiratory Disease - Katherine Cahill, MD
  • Anaphylaxis - Mariana Castells, MD, PhD
  • Drug Desensitizations - Mariana C. Castells, MD, PhD
  • Images in Allergy - Do you know the diagnosis? - Mariana Castells, MD
  • Atopic Dermatitis - Janet S. Chou, MD
  • Medication Therapy of Asthma and Allergic Diseases - John J. Costa, MD
  • Aeroallergens - Laura Fanning, MD
  • Hymenoptera Venom Allergy - Laura Fanning, MD
  • Diagnosis and Management of Asthma - Christopher H. Fanta, MD
  • Ocular Allergies - C. Stephen Foster, MD
  • Mast Cell Biology - Michael F. Gurish, PhD
  • Dendritic Cells - Nir Hacohen, PhD
  • Rhinitis and Sinusitis - Daniel Hamilos, MD
  • T Cell Activation and T Helper Subsets - I-Cheng Ho, MD
  • Allergen Immunotherapy - David Hong, MD
  • Inhibitory Receptors of the Immune System - Howard Katz, PhD
  • Treatment of Childhood Asthma - T. Bernard Kinane, MD
  • In Vivo and In Vitro Testing for Hypersensitivity - Morris F. Ling, MD
  • Leukocyte-Endothelial Adhesive Interactions and Recruitment - Francis Luscinskas, PhD
  • Chemokines - Andrew Luster, MD
  • What is the Rash? - Arash Mostaghimi, MD
  • Complement and Cryoproteins - Mandakolathur Murali, MD
  • Neutrophil Biology and Disorders of Neutrophil Function - Peter Newburger, MD
  • Immunobiology of IgE Antibodies - Hans C. Oettgen, MD, PhD
  • Allogeneic Hematopoietic Cell Therapy - Sung-Yun Pai, MD
  • Drug Hypersensitivity - Sarita U. Patil, MD
  • B Cells and Antibody Formation - Shiv Pillai, MD
  • Primary Humoral Immunodeficiencies - Rima Rachid, MD
  • Food Allergy - Jessica Savage, MD, MHS
  • Eosinophilic GI Disorders - Wayne G. Shreffler, MD
  • Basophils - Caroline L. Sokol, MD, PhD
  • Autoimmunity in Common Variable Immunodeficiency and other Primary Immunodeficiencies - Jolan Walter, MD, PhD
  • Eosinophils-Biology and Hypereosinophilia - Peter F. Weller, MD
  • Mucosal Immunity and the Microbiome - Duane Wesemann, MD.
  • Allergy to β-Lactam Antibiotics - Paige G. Wickner, MD
  • Antigen Presentation - Kai Wucherpfennig, MD

Course Directors

Mariana C. 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

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

  • Associate Dean for Global and Continuing Education
  • Associate Professor of Medicine
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Director, Office of Postgraduate Medical Education
  • Department of Medicine
  • Brigham and Women's Hospital
  • Boston, MA

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

Aleena Banerji, MD

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

Ana Dioun Broyles, MD

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

Patrick J. Brennan, MD

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

Janet S. Chou, MD

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

John J. Costa MD

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

Laura B. Fanning, MD

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

  • Clinical Professor of Ophthalmology
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Founder and President
  • Massachusetts Eye Research and Surgery Institution (MERSI)

Michael F. Gurish, PhD

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

Nir Hacohen, PhD

  • Associate Professor of Medicine
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Center for Immunology and Inflammatory Diseases
  • Department of Medicine
  • Massachusetts General Hospital

Daniel L. Hamilos, MD

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

I-Cheng Ho, MD, PhD

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

David Hong, MD

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

Howard R. Katz, PhD

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

T. Bernard Kinane, MD

  • 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

Bruce D. Levy, MD

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

Francis W. Luscinskas, PhD

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

Andrew D. 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

  • Instructor in Medicine
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Department of Dermatology
  • Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Mandakolathur R. Murali, MD, MBBS

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

Peter E. 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

Hans C. Oettgen, MD, PhD

  • Professor of Pediatric Immunology
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Division of Immunology Research
  • Department of Medicine
  • Boston Children's Hospital

Sung-Yun Pai, MD

  • Assistant 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 S. Pillai, MD

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

Rima A. Rachid, MD

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

Jessica Savage, MD, MHS

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

Wayne G. Shreffler, MD

  • 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
  • Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Jolan E. 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
  • Chief, Allergy and Inflammation Division and Infectious Diseases Division
  • Department of Medicine
  • Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center

Duane Wesemann, MD

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

Paige G. Wickner, MD

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

Kai W. Wucherpfennig, MD, PhD

  • Professor of Neurology
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Dana Farber Cancer Institute
  • Department of Neurology
  • Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Accreditation

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

Designation

Oakstone Publishing, LLC designates this enduring material for a maximum of 27.5 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 1, 2014
Date Credits Expire: December 1, 2017

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:

  • Integrate and demonstrate increased overall knowledge of allergy/immunologic diseases
  • Identify and improve knowledge and clinical competence-based practice gaps in allergy/immunology
  • Correlate 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

Anticipated Audience consists of fellows/trainees and practicing allergists/immunologists and other professional affiliates (internists with an interest in Allergy/Immunology)who are preparing to take ABAI Board Review or Recertification Examinations or who seek CME in attempt to improve patient care.

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