158th ASM: Allergy and Asthma Updates

Monday, December 18, 2023 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM   iCalendar Eastern Standard Time

Two ways to join the December 18, 6:00 – 8:00 pm ETAllergy and Asthma Updates session 

      1.  Already registered:  Use the Zoom link provided in item #2 to access today’s course.

     2.  If you are not registered:  If you would like to attend Allergy and Asthma Updates” webinar on December 18, from 6:00– 8:00 pm            ET, and you do not have time to register, please click on the Zoom link provided below.  Please contact MSMS to finalize your                            registration and payment after the session.  

           Use the Zoom link provided to access today’s course:  


Passcode: d5z0eNbe0g

Phone Option:
1 312 626 6799
Webinar ID: 881 9068 7316

         For additional access or registration assistance, contact the Education Department at 517-336-5790 or educationdept@msms.org.


158th Annual Scientific Meeting (ASM) Virtual Monthly Series:
Allergy and Asthma Updates
Live Virtual - Zoom

Monday, December 18, 2023
6:00 - 8:00 PM EST

Lead by Laura Howe, MD, and her team of colleagues, this course will feature discussions on chronic spontaneous urticaria and the new asthma management guidelines.


  1. Identify key features of chronic spontaneous urticaria.
  2. Discuss how to provide patient counseling and education about the disease process.
  3. Explain how to implement a step-wise approach to management of chronic spontaneous urticaria.
  4. Identify the past and current ways of classifying asthma.
  5. Discuss how to apply guideline changes in asthma diagnosis, monitoring, and treatment based on evidence and shared decision making.
  6. Describe the strengths and limitations of the new Asthma Management Guidelines.

Course Director:
Laura Howe, MD, President-Elect, Michigan Allergy and Asthma Society

Tara Shankar, MD
Chronic Spontaneous Urticaria

Alan Baptist, MD
The NIH Asthma Guidelines Updates Are Here (and they will likely change your practice)

Approved for 2 AMA PRA Category Credit(s)

Registration Fee(s):
Members - $50
Non-Members - $75
Retired Members - $50
Member Students/Residents - FREE

Statement of Accreditation:
The Michigan State Medical Society (MSMS) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

AMA Credit Designation Statement:
The MSMS designates this live activity for a maximum of 2 AMA PRA Category Credit(s).  Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.



For More Information

Contact: MSMS Education Department at educationdept@msms.org or 517-336-5790