Medicine Grand Rounds - Friday, September 6

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Medicine Grand Rounds - Friday, September 6

David A. Khan, MD Professor of Medicine and Pediatrics University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center Presenting: "Approach to the Patient with Multiple Drug Allergies..."

Friday, September 6, 2013
8:00am-9:00am
Auditorium E, DHMC
Intended Audience(s): Public
Categories: Lectures & Seminars

Please join us for Medicine Grand Rounds on Friday, September 9, 2013 for the presentation titled:

Approach to the Patient with Multiple Drug Allergies: Practical Approaches to a Common Problem

By

David A. Khan, MD

Professor of Medicine and Pediatrics

University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center

 

8:00 a.m. – 9:00 a.m.

Auditorium E, Rubin Building, Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center

Co-sponsored by the Section of Allergy and the Department of Medicine

Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth

 

Objectives – Participants will be able to:

  1. Gain an understanding of the term multiple drug intolerance
  2. Develop a systematic approach to evaluating patients with multiple antibiotic allergies
  3. Develop a rational approach to graded dose challenges and induction of drug tolerance procedures

 

Dr. David A. Khan is a Professor of Medicine and Pediatrics at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center in Dallas.  He is the Program Director for the Allergy & Immunology fellowship program at Southwestern.  Dr. Khan is a Past-President of the Texas Allergy, Asthma and Immunology Society.  He is also a member of the Joint Task Force on Practice Parameters for Allergy & Immunology.

Dr. Khan received his medical degree from the University of Illinois in Chicago.  After completing an Internal Medicine residency at the Good Samaritan Medical Center in Phoenix, Arizona he went on to fellowship training in Allergy & Immunology at the Mayo Clinic.  His research interests include, drug allergy, rush immunotherapy, mood disorders in asthma and alternative therapies for refractory chronic urticaria.

David A. Khan, MD has stated that he has no financial interests or arrangements in association with this presentation.

Please join the Department of Medicine in welcoming Dr. David A. Khan to Medicine Grand Rounds.

If you are unable to attend and would like to either view Grand Rounds live on your computer or if you would like to view it another time, please use this link.

http://med.dartmouth-hitchcock.org/education/dept_medicine_grand_rounds_live.html

 

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*PLEASE NOTE:  Credit will only be awarded for written evaluations submitted within 1 week of conference date.

** The Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education programs for physicians.**

** The Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center designates this live activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™.  Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. **

For more information, contact:
Lara Judd
603-650-6722

Events are free and open to the public unless otherwise noted.