Annual Meeting Info - West Coast

2018 MEETING INFORMATION

“30th  ANNIVERSARY–1988-2018” AMERICAN SOCIETY OF ALLERGY NURSES WEST COAST CONFERENCE – SEASIDE, OREGON
September 28-30, 2018
SEASIDE CONVENTION CENTER, SEASIDE, OREGON

 

REGISTRATION:
Individual Registration Fee – $225.00
(After September 1, 2018 fee increases to $275.00)
»Register online via Paypal OR print a registration form, fill out and mail with your payment

Fee includes $10.00 membership fee for 2018.

NO REFUNDS AFTER SEPTEMBER 1, 2018

Registration is limited to 200 participants (payment must be included with your registration or we will not be able to register you).
If you wish to purchase ASAN Membership ONLY without attending the conference, please Register Here. Registration questions, call 1-541-928-9095 or email, info@allergynurses.org

 

NEW THIS YEAR 2018

****In addition to the regular syllabus with handouts from our speakers, we will have an electronic online copy of the syllabus available on a secure website during the conference.  It will be removed at the end of the conference.  Each electronic handout is subject to approval by the speaker. 

If you plan to use this site, be sure to bring your laptop or tablet.****

 

PROGRAM SCHEDULE
ASAN September 2018 AGENDA

Friday, September 28, 2018

 REGISTRATION 11:00AM – 7:00PM

 Friday, September 28, 2018- afternoon only: The Workshops, registration and reception will be held at the Seaside Convention Center. We are again offering these workshops for Nurses or Allied Health personnel who are new to allergy or would like a refresher. Please indicate on registration form if you will be attending so that we can plan accordingly.  

 Friday Afternoon Workshops  (3.5 Contact hours)

12:00 PM – Lunch (provided)–New this year
12:30 PM- Skin Testing Proficiency – Donna Rekkerth, MS, FNP, Scottsville, NY
1:45 PM – Proper Use of Asthma Devices – Melanie Wayne, MSN, FNP-BC, Eugene, OR
3:00 PM – Allergy Extract Preparation – Donna Rekkerth, MS, FNP, Scottsville, NY
4:00 PM–Skin Testing Devices – Demonstrations by company representatives & Q & A.
6:00 PM – 7:00 PM Registration, Exhibits & Raffle Sales

Dinner on your own

Saturday and Sunday, September 29 & 30, 2018 (9 contact hours)—all talks will be given at the Convention Center

Saturday, September 29, 2018
7:00 AM Registration, Exhibits, Raffle Sales.  Continental Breakfast, Convention Center (or at your Hotel)
7:45 AM Welcome and Announcements
8:00 AM
  Update on Antibiotic Allergy – Roland Solensky, MD, Corvallis, OR
9:15 AM-9:45 AM Break,  Exhibits and Raffle Sales
9:45 AM
  Allergy 301– Bob Lanier, MD, Dallas, TX           
11:00 AM Patient Safety with Allergen Immunotherapy – Kimberly George, MD, Glen Allen, VA
12:15 PM Lunch and Raffle Sales with Exhibits
12:30 PM Certification for Allergy Nurses – Deryn Thompson, RN,BN,MN, Adelaide, Australia
1:30 PM  Food Protein-induced Entercolitis Syndrome (FPIES) –  David Naimi, MD, Seattle, WA

2:45 PM Atopic Dermatitis – Benjamin Ehst, MD, Portland, OR

4:00 PM – Raffle drawing
6:00 PM Social Hour, Convention Center w/exhibits
7:00 PM Dinner, Convention Center (included with your registration – extra guests $25.00).

Sunday, September 30, 2018
Continental breakfast at convention center (or at your hotel)
7:00 AM Workshop –
8:15 AM   Algorithmic Approach to Chronic Cough– Bob Lanier, MD, Dallas, TX
9:30 AM Break
9:45 AM Disease vs Disease- Manipulating the Immune System – Raffi Tachdjian, MD, Los Angeles, CA
11:00 AM Drawing for Kindle Fires (3) and Closing Remarks

 

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HOTEL GROUP RATES -rates for 9/25/18 -9/30/18

INN AT SEASIDE- 441 2nd Ave – Seaside, OR   1-503-738-9581
Rates: $129.00

RIVER INN AT SEASIDE-531 Ave A – Seaside, OR  1-503-717-5744
Rates: $139.00 – $149.00

RIVERTIDE SUITES – 102 N Holladay Drive, Seaside, OR 1-877-871-8433 or 1-503-717-1100
Rates: $152.00–$252.00