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Pediatric Allergy, Asthma and Immunology Symposia at WISC 2014

Pediatric Allergy, Asthma and Immunology Symposia at WISC 2014

Register today for WISC 2014 and attend these cutting-edge sessions.

Click here to view the full Online Scientific Program. Or, click here to download the updated Preliminary Program.

Symposium: Update in Pediatric Asthma Treatment
Monday, 8 December 2014

13:00 - 14:30

Step-Up and Step-Down Approaches in the Treatment of Childhood Asthma
Robert Lemanske (United States)
Recent Publication: Childhood asthma clusters and response to therapy in clinical trials.


Are Intermittent Inhaled Steroids an Effective Option to Treat Asthma in Children?
Stanley Szefler (United States)
Recent Publication: Asthma across the ages: knowledge gaps in childhood asthma.



How can We Treat Viral-Induced Wheezing in Preschool Children?
Nikos Pappadopoulos (Greece)
Recent Publication: Assessment of airflow limitation, airway inflammation, and symptoms during virus-induced wheezing episodes in 4- to 6-year-old children.


Symposium: Asthma and Allergy in Children
Monday, 8 December 2014

13:00 - 14:30

Rhinovirus, Allergy and Asthma: Lessons from Emergency Room Studies
Peter Le Souef (Australia)
Recent Publication: Comparison of rhinovirus antibody titers in children with asthma exacerbations and species-specific rhinovirus infection.



Challenges in Diagnosing Allergic Triggers in Childhood Asthma
Elham Hossny (Egypt)
Recent Publication: International consensus on (ICON) pediatric asthma.


 Symposia will address specific topics, providing the opportunity for in-depth and detailed exploration

Submit Your Late-Breaking Abstract

Deadline to submit your Late-Breaking Abstract is 15 September 2014

To view submission guidelines click here.

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