Join us online at a webinar about the new report “Anaphylaxis in America” by the Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America (AAFA), recently published in the Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology (JACI). Hosted by AAFA and KFA and presented by Dr. Robert Wood of Johns Hopkins University, lead author of the study, this webinar will look at the key findings of the groundbreaking study, which provides the most current assessment of prevalence of anaphylaxis, as well as insights about how patients and the public think, feel and behave regarding this deadly condition.
About Our Speaker
Robert Wood, MD is a professor of pediatrics and chief of Pediatric Allergy and Immunology at Johns Hopkins, and professor of International Health at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health. Wood is an internationally recognized expert in food allergy and childhood asthma and has published more than 100 manuscripts in scientific journals, including The New England Journal of Medicine, JAMA, Pediatrics, and the Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology, as well as two books and numerous book chapters. He is deputy editor of the journal Pediatric Allergy and Immunology, and was previously an associate editor of the Annals of Allergy, Asthma, and Immunology. Wood has served on the editorial board of the Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology, and is on the board of directors of the American Board of Allergy and Immunology.
Anaphylaxis in America™ is an independent research project of AAFA sponsored by Sanofi US. A watch & win giveaway will be provided by GoVeggie and Enjoy Life Foods.
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