2021 Northwest Allergy Forum

October 16-17 – Portland, Oregon

The Northwest Allergy Forum is a CME educational meeting jointly provided by the American College of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology and the Oregon and Washington Societies of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology. The program is a two-day event with speakers covering a range of topics such as asthma, eczema, food allergy, vocal cord dysfunction and research developments.


Hyatt Regency Portland at The Oregon Convention Center
375 NE Holladay St.
Portland, OR 97232


Friday, October 15th

5:00pm-7:00pm: Registration, Exhibits and Welcome Reception

Saturday, October 16th

6:45am-7:45am: Non CME Sponsored Breakfast Program 
TSLP in Asthma:  Examining the Evidence – Matthew Drake, MD

7:00am-7:50am: Exhibits | Registration | Coffee Break
7:50am-8:00am: Welcome & Introduction – Adam Williams, MD – President, OSAAI
8:00am-9:00am: Eosinophilia Evaluation – Paneez Khoury, MD, MHSc
9:00am-10:00am: Treatment of Eosinophil Associated Disorders – Paneez Khoury, MD, MHSc
10:00am-10:30am: Coffee Break | Exhibits
10:30-11:30am: Update in AERD – Andrew A. White, MD, FAAAAI, FACAAI
11:30am-12:30pm: Elevated Tryptase – Now What? – Andrew A. White, MD, FAAAAI, FACAAI
12:30pm: Adjourn
12:30pm-1:30pm: State Societies Lunch Meeting(s)

5:00pm-6:00pm: Non-CME Sponsored Program/Reception
For Hereditary Angioedema (HAE), This is Big:  Learn About a Prophylactic Therapy – William R. Lumry, MD


Sunday, October 17th

6:45am-7:45am:  Non-CME Sponsored Breakfast Program
Type-2 Inflammation in Asthma & Atopic Dermatitis – Brian Modena, MD
7:00am-8:00am: Exhibits | Coffee Break
7:50am-8:00am: Welcome & Introduction
8:00am-9:00am: Safely Conducting Oral Food Challenges in Practice – J. Andrew Bird, MD
9:00am-10:00am: Is the Proof in the Pudding? Update on Novel Food Allergy Therapies – J. Andrew Bird, MD
10:00am-10:30am: Coffee Break | Exhibits
10:30am-11:30am: The Many Faces of Common Variable Immunodeficiency – Tyler Yates, MD
11:30am-12:30pm: The American College of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology sponsored lecture:
Physician Wellness in Allergy and Immunology – Anil Nanda, MD, FAAAAI, FACAAI
12:30pm: Adjourn
12:35pm: Farewell Lunch Sponsored by OSAAI