Fellows Conferences

Below is a sample schedule for weekly conferences:

Day Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
8:00am Internal Medicine Grand Rounds
9:00am Allergy Grand Rounds Pediatric Grand Rounds
10:00am Core Curriculum
11:00am Journal Club or

Immunodeficiency lecture

1pm Translational Immunology conference-1st Friday of month
4:15pm Immunology Research Conference

Core Curriculum

Each fellows and faculty review an important topic in Allergy and Immunology. Textbooks covered each year are from Abbas/Janeway and Middleton.

Journal Club

Fellows will present a journal article on a topic in Allergy and Immunology and is held on third Thursday of the month.

Immunology Conference

Case presentation and didactic lectures in clinical pediatric immunology are discussed with faculty and fellows the second Thursday of the month and every other fourth Monday of the month.

Pediatric Allergy Grand Rounds

Weekly CME conference covering clinical allergy and immunology with a focus on the pediatric population is given by faculty or fellows.

Adult Allergy Grand Rounds

Weekly CME conference covering basic and clinical Allergy and Immunology with a focus on the adult population that is given by faculty or fellows. The division also has 4 evening grand rounds where private allergists in the community are invited to attend and is great way to network with area allergists.

Pediatric Translational Immunology Conference

Multi-subspecialty conference held the first Friday of the month with interesting case presentations and discussion involving immunology. A sample schedule can be viewed here.

Immunology Conference

Weekly conference given where lecturers present their latest research in basic immunology. A sample schedule can be viewed here.

Allergy 101

During the month of July, fellows are given lectures in allergic rhinitis, asthma, drug allergy, food allergy, immunodeficiency, urticaria, angioedema, mastocytosis, eosinophilia, venom allergy, immunotherapy, and PFTs. Fellows are able to practice rhinoscopy, skin testing, pulmonary function testing, and drug mixing. A sample schedule can be viewed here.

Allergy 102

During February, fellows are given lectures in immunotherapy, allergic contact dermatitis, drug allergy, and statistics. Fellows are able to practice PFTs, rhinoscopy, patch testing, and mixing immunotherapy.

CME Course- Clinical Allergy for the Practicing Physician

Fellows are invited to attend this yearly CME course put on by the faculty held at the Four Seasons Hotel in downtown St. Louis. Topics cover a variety of diseases in Allergy and Immunology. Nationally known physicians are invited for a guest lecturer. In the evening, attendees are welcomed to attend a St. Louis Cardinals baseball game.