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Conversations from the World of Allergy

AAAAI Podcast

Our podcast series will use different formats to interview thought leaders from the world of allergy and immunology. This podcast is not intended to provide any individual medical advice to our listeners. We do hope that our conversations provide evidence-based information. Any questions pertaining to one’s own health should always be discussed with their personal physician. The AAAAI Find an Allergist is a useful tool to locate a listing of board-certified allergists in your area.

Episode 58: Introducing JACI: Global – A New Open Access Journal From the AAAAIPeden

David B. Peden, MD, MS, FAAAAI, is the new Editor-in-Chief for The Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology: Global (JACI: Global), a new Gold Open Access journal from the AAAAI that is launching in February 2022. Dr. Peden discusses the ins and outs of JACI: Global and how it will impact the specialty of allergy / immunology. (October 5, 2021)

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Find out more about JACI: Global.

Episode 57: Emotional Well-Being During COVID-19 Dr. Gold

Wellness guru Jessi Gold, MD, MS, provides valuable insight and resources for all of us to consider as we navigate the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. While this episode is relevant for all, it also discusses how ongoing stress and anxiety can impact healthcare professionals and our patients. (September 24, 2021)

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Episode 56: Penicillin Allergy: Often Suspected, Rarely Confirmed Khan

Drug allergy expert David A. Khan, MD, FAAAAI, discusses how our understanding and evaluation of penicillin allergy has rapidly evolved in recent years. Listen now to learn why the vast majority of people with suspected penicillin allergy are not truly allergic and how we can clarify. You’ll also hear about National Penicillin Allergy Day, a key event to raise awareness around the impact of carrying a penicillin allergy label and how it affects a patient’s healthcare treatment. (September 14, 2021)

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Episode 55: COVID-19 Update with Dr. Peter HotezHotez

World-renowned vaccine and infectious disease expert Peter Hotez, MD, PhD, DSc (hon), FASTMH, FAAP, joins us to discuss the latest information surrounding the COVID-19 pandemic. This important update discusses the Delta variant, full FDA approval of the Pfizer vaccine, third vaccine doses, the return to school, and much more. (August 27, 2021)

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Episode 54: Preparing for the New School Year with Allergies and Asthma Vickery

Pediatric allergist and food allergy expert Brian Vickery, MD, FAAAAI, joins us to discuss the Delta variant, safety of sending kids back to school and asthma / allergy management in the school setting. This is a timely episode for all parents, school personnel, clinicians and the general public! (August 24, 2021)

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Advocacy Asthma & Nasal Allergies  CME

COVID-19  Drug Allergy  Food Allergy

AAAAI  Patient Centered Care  Skin Allergy

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All podcasts are moderated by AAAAI Social Media Medical Editor, David Stukus, MD, FAAAAI. Stukus received his undergraduate and medical degrees from the University of Pittsburgh. He completed his pediatric residency and chief residency at Nationwide Children’s Hospital in Columbus, Ohio, followed by his fellowship in allergy / immunology at the Cleveland Clinic. He practices at Nationwide Children’s Hospital where he serves as Director of the Food Allergy Treatment Center, Director of Quality Improvement for the Division of Allergy and Immunology, and Associate Director of the Pediatric Fellowship Training Program.

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