Faculty

The WSAAI has assembled a world-class faculty for the 2018 Annual Meeting.  They include:

Cem Akin, MD, PhD

Cem Akin, MD, PhD

Session Topics
  • Review of Mast Cell Diseases and Management
  • Hypereosinophilic Syndromes
Larry Borish, MD

Larry Borish, MD

Session Topics
  • Mast Cells:  How Did Such Nice Cells Get Such a Bad Rep?
  • Rhinovirus-induced Asthma Exacerbations:  How that Happens and Implications for Treatment
Tara Carr, MD

Tara Carr, MD

Session Topics
  • TBD
Mario Castro, MD, MPH, FCCP

Mario Castro, MD, MPH, FCCP

Session Topics
  • COPD Management for the Allergist (drugs and biologics)
  • Emerging Perspectives on Asthma Heterogeneity, Phenotypes and Endotypes
Chitra Dinakar, MD

Chitra Dinakar, MD

Session Topics
  • Episodic vs. Continuous use of Inhaled Steroids in Preschool Wheezing Children
  • E-Cigs and Effects on Health in Respiratory Disease
Thomas Fleisher, MD

Thomas Fleisher, MD

Session Topics
  • Comordities of Immunodeficiency- Other than Infections
  • Diagnosis and Treatment of Immunodeficiency in Humans
Rohit Katial, MD

Rohit Katial, MD

Session Topics
  • Biologics in Severe Asthma
  • Cannabis and Asthma
Amy Klion, MD

Amy Klion, MD

Session Topics
  • The Eosinophil:  Biology and Diagnosis of Eosinophilia
  • New Developments and Novel Therapies for Eosinophilic Disorders
Mark T. O’Hollaren, MD

Mark T. O’Hollaren, MD

Session Topics
  • Reinvention of the Doctor/Patient Relationship
  • Treating and Preventing Doctor Burn Out
Robert A. Wood, MD

Robert A. Wood, MD

Session Topics
  • Food Allergy – Current Treatment Modalities:  OIT, DBV patch, Slit and AIT
  • Natural History of Food Allergy (who should eat what and when)