From February 26 to March 1, 2021, the International FPIES Association (I-FPIES) will be exhibiting at the 2021 AAAAI Virtual Annual Meeting. This is our eighth Annual Meeting of the American Academy of Allergy, Asthma, and Immunology (AAAAI)!
We’re pleased to bring you all the FPIES-related updates from the conference, which brings together thousands of allergists, gastroenterologists, immunologists, allied health and related healthcare professionals from across the globe for educational offerings on a variety of topics.
Here are some FPIES-related highlights as we look forward to at the 2021 AAAAI Virtual Annual Meeting:
When: Friday, 2/26/2021
Credits: 1.25 CME Credits
Description: This workshop will provide an update regarding emerging trends in allergens, prevalence, treatment, and current research into the mechanisms of food protein-induced enterocolitis syndrome (FPIES).
Anna H. Nowak-Wegrzyn, MD, PhD: Evolving Epidemiology
Terri F. Brown-Whitehorn, MD: Pearls in FPIES Diagnosis and Management
Marion E. Groetch, MS, RDN: Nutritional and Feeding Dilemmas in FPIES
I-FPIES Founder & President Fallon Schultz Recognized with Distinguished Layperson Award
At AAAAI 2021, International FPIES Association’s Founder & President Fallon Schultz will virtually accept the AAAAI Distinguished Layperson Award in recognition of her unwavering support and advocacy for Food Protein-Induced Enterocolitis Syndrome (FPIES) patients by promoting awareness among physicians and by funding research to advance understanding of the syndrome’s prevalence and pathophysiology.
AAAAI 2021 Abstracts and Posters
Late-Breaking Poster Session