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The FARE National Food Allergy Conference will be held May 16-17, 2015 at the Hyatt Regency Long Beach in Long Beach, CA, gathering the country’s leading food allergy experts and members of the food allergy community together for a weekend of world-class programming. Register now!
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Saturday, May 16 • 2:00pm - 2:55pm
Doctors and Nurses: Bridging the Gap Between Your School Nurse and Allergists Office

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School nurses play a vital role in the management of food allergies.  It is very important to have a thorough understanding as to the early and prompt recognition of an allergic food reaction and the initiation of therapy. The nurses are key to providing a safe environment for the children, help reduce risk of exposures, and serve as an advocate for children with food allergies.   

Speakers
avatar for Allen Lieberman, MD

Allen Lieberman, MD

Upon graduation form Downstate Medical College in New York, Dr Lieberman served 9 years on active duty in the US Army.  He completed his Allergy and Immunology fellowship at Walter Reed Army Medical Center in Washington DC and also studied at the National Institute of Health in Bethesda Maryland.   | | Dr Lieberman has been in private practice in Austin Texas since 1995 and is recognized as a community leader in food allergies... Read More →
avatar for Cathy Owens, RN

Cathy Owens, RN

Cathy Owens is the Coordinator of Health Services and the Lead Credentialed School Nurse for Murrieta Valley Unified School District in California. Cathy has been a school nurse for 25 years, and has had a passion for food allergies and anaphylaxis ever since a young man nearly died in her health office from unknown anaphylaxis and she had to make the decision to give him someone else's epinephrine... Read More →


Saturday May 16, 2015 2:00pm - 2:55pm
Regency BC

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