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Food Allergies in Children

Aug
17
Thu
Aug 17, 2017
Thursday
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Annie Penn Hospital Center for Education
Reidsville, NC

A pediatrician discusses the diagnosis, types, reactions, and management of food allergies in children.

Registration Details

Registration for this event is closed.

Register online at www.conehealth.com, or by calling 336-951-4595.

Fees & Payment

The class and box lunch are free to participants, but registration is required.

Description

Lunch and learn about the diagnosis, types, reactions, treatment, and management of childhood food allergies. The one-hour session will be led by Dr. Kavi Gnanasekaran of Reidsville Pediatrics. This free community education class is offered by Annie Penn Hospital and the Cone Health Medical Group. 

Food Allergies in KidsIs your child, grandchild, or a child that you care for one of the six million children diagnosed with a food allergy in the United States? Are you overwhelmed by the need to understand the basics of managing the child's food allergy while keeping them safe?

This free community education class is offered by Annie Penn Hospital and the Cone Medical Group.

Lunch and learn about the diagnosis, types, reactions, treatment, and management of childhood food allergies. The one-hour session will be led by Dr. Kavi Gnanasekaran of Reidsville Pediatrics. Since a boxed lunch will be served to participants, registration is required.

The topics for discussion will include:

  • Different types of food allergies
  • How food allergies are diagnosed
  • Anaphylaxis, how to react and how to avoid it
  • How to find safe foods
  • How to handle food allergies outside the home

Instructor(s)

Contact

Sharon Troxler, Dir. of Volunteer Services at 336-951-4595 or 336-951-4559, send an email

Schedule & Location

Schedule

Date Time Location Instructor
1. Thu, August 17 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM Annie Penn Hospital Center for Education Kavi Gnanasekaran, MD

Location Details

  • Annie Penn Hospital Center for Education
    618 S. Main Street
    Reidsville, NC 27320

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