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

CALL FOR ABSTRACTS (click to view call for Abstracts)

PROGRAM SCHEDULE
ASAN September 2018 AGENDA

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. Educational sessions followed by Skin Testing device demonstrations with company representatives.

AGENDA for Friday Sept. 28, 2018

Registration:  11:AM – 7:00PM

Friday Afternoon Workshops  (3 Contact hours)
1:00 PM- Skin Testing Proficiency –  Donna Rekkerth, MS, FNP, Scottsville, NY
Allergy Extract Preparation – Donna Rekkerth, MS, FNP, Scottsville, NY

2:30 PM – Proper Use of Asthma Devices Melanie Wayne, MSN, FNP-BC – Eugene, OR

4:00 PM–Skin Testing Devices –Donna Rekkerth, MS, FNP, Scottsville, NY Demonstrations with company reps. Q & A.
6:00 PM – 7:00 PM Registration, Exhibits, Registration & Raffle Sales

Dinner on your own

 

AGENDA for Saturday & Sunday Sept. 29 – 30, 2018 (9 Contact Hours)

Patient Safety with Allergen Immunotherapy –  Kimberly George, MD – Glen Allen, VA

Food Protein-Induced Entercolitis Syndrome (FPIES) –  David Naimi, MD – Seattle, WA

Disease vs Disease – Manipulating the Immune System –  Raffi Tachdjian, MD – Los Angeles, CA

Algorithmic Approach to Chronic Cough –  Bob Lanier, MD – Dallas, TX

Update on Antibiotic Allergy – Roland Solensky, MD – Corvallis, OR

Atopic Dermatitis – Benjamin Ehst, MD – Portland, OR

Allergy 301 – Bob Lanier, MD – Dallas, TX

Professional Certificate in Allergy Nursing –  Deryn Thompson, RN,BN,MN,PC- Adelaide, South Australia

***speaker times to be added later***

Saturday and Sunday, September 29-30, 2018,  all talks will be given at the Convention Center

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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