World Allergy Congress News & Updates

August 15, 2011
Contact: Marechiel Santos-Lang
+1 414 276 1791

Submission Deadline: 15 September 2011 (Midnight, US Central Time)

Do you have high-quality, late-breaking data or other information to share? Be sure to submit your late-breaking abstract by 15 September!

Click here to submit today!

Late-Breaking Abstract Guidelines:
• These abstracts must present information that is significant to clinical, translational or basic science, is novel, uses appropriate study design, analytical methods and statistical methods and is clearly and logically written.
• Submitters will be required to explain why their abstract is important or late breaking.
• Abstracts submitted only because they missed the initial deadline for regular abstracts will not be considered.
• Late Breaking Abstracts are competitively reviewed.

For a full list of abstract guidelines, click here

Attend WAC 2011 and Earn CME or CE Credits!

WAC 2011 will offer the following CME or CE Credits:

27 EACCME Credits

The World Allergy Congress 2011 is accredited by the European Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (EACCME) to provide the following CME activity for medical specialists. The EACCME is an institution of the European Union of Medical Specialists (UEMS),

The World Allergy Congress 2011 is designated for a maximum of 27 hours of European external CME credits. Each medical specialist should claim only those hours of credit that he/she actually spent in the educational activity.

Attention US Doctors!
EACCME credits are recognized by the American Medical Association towards the Physician's Recognition Award (PRA). To convert EACCME credit to AMA PRA category 1 credit, contact the AMA.

15 Credit Hours Towards the Re-certification of Mexican Allergists

The World Allergy Congress is approved by the National Board of Clinical Immunology and Allergy (CONICA) to offer 15 Credit Hours towards the re-certification of Mexican allergists.

7.80 Contact Hours

The American Academy of Allergy, Asthma, & Immunology (AAAAI), approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing (Provider #10704), will provide WAC 2011 with up to 7.80 Contact Hours.

Click here for more information on the 1st World Allergy Organization Allied Health Program.