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Asthma & Allergic Rhinitis

Asthma & Allergic Rhinitis: WAO Online Lectures

This lecture series features experts on the co-morbidity of asthma and allergic rhinitis. It provides a clear overview of the link between asthma and allergic rhinitis, the impact of allergic rhinitis on asthma, potential differences between both diseases, and an integrated therapeutic strategy for the diagnosis and management of allergic rhinitis and asthma.

Target Audience

These lectures will be valuable to allergists/immunologists, pulmonologists, otorhinolaryngologists, pediatricians, internists and primary care physicians. The series is especially valuable for physicians in the emerging allergy societies of the World Allergy Organization.

Speaker and Planning Committee

Ignacio Ansotegui, MD
is Head, Department of Allergy and Immunology, Hospital Quiron Biskaia.

Michael Blaiss, MD is Clinical Professor of Pediatrics and Medicine, University of Tennessee Health science Center, Memphis, Tennessee, and Staff Physician and Partner, Allergy and Asthma Care, Germantown, Tennessee, USA.

Motohiro Ebisawa, MD, PhD is Director, Department of Allergy, Clinical Research Center, Sagamihara National Hospital, Japan.

Marek Kowalski, MD, PhD is Chair, Department of Immunology, Rheumatology and Allergy, and Chair, Clinical Immunology and Microbiology, Univesrity of Łódź, Poland.

Hae-Sim Park, MD, PhD is Professor, Ajou University School of Medicine, Department of Allergy & Rheumatology, Suwon, South Korea.

Ruby Pawankar, MD, PhD is Professor, Nippon Medical School, Japan.

Mario Sánchez-Borges, MD is in Allergy and Clínical Immunology private practice at Clnica El Avila and Centro Médico - Docente La Trinidad in Caracas, Venezuela.

WAO Contact Information
World Allergy Organization
555 East Wells Street, Suite 1100
Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53202-3823 USA
Phone: +1-414-276-1791 Fax: +1-414-276-3349

Activity and Technical Contact
Sofia Dorsano