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FRM F145 - Chronic Urticaria & Angioedema: What's New in Pathogenesis & Treatment

Open admission to eligible categories, no tuition or ticket


Date: Tuesday, March 05

CME Credits: 2.00

Location: Flamingo 4

Time: 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Director: Michael D. Tharp, MD, FAAD


  • Diane Romayne Baker, MD, FAAD
  • James Baker, MD
  • Warren W. Piette, MD, FAAD

Learning Objectives:
Following this course, the attendee should be able to:

  • Differentiate the signs and symptoms of urticaria/angioedema from urticarial vasculitis
  • Recognize patients with autoimmune urticaria
  • Develop treatment strategies for urticaria, angioedema and urticarial vasculitis

This forum will review the most recent information on the pathogenesis of urticaria, angioedema and urticarial vasculitis. The audience will learn to differentiate urticaria patient subsets as well as identify patients with urticarial vasculitis. New and novel treatments for urticaria, angioedema and urticarial vasculitis will be discussed.


Tuesday, March 05
1:00 PMIntroduction / Dr. Tharp
1:05 PMPathogenesis of Urticaria / Dr. Baker
1:35 PMPathogenesis and Treatment of Angioedema / Dr. Baker
2:05 PMTreatment of Urticaria / Dr. Tharp
2:35 PMUrticarial Vasculitis: Pathogenesis and Treatment / Dr. Piette