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51 Annual Riley Hospital for Children’s Pediatric Conference

Tuesday May 10th- I have the honor of speaking at the 51st Annual Riley Hospital for Children’s Pediatric Conference My talk for the first plenary session is ‘Preventing Food Allergy’ That is a hot topic now- actually keeping a child from developing a food allergy by the early introduction of the hyper-allergenic foods. I am […]

May 8, 2016 · fleickly · No Comments
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Choosing Wisely- Tests and Procedures used in Allergy

With great regularity, our section (Pediatric Pulmonary, Allergy, and Sleep Medicine at Riley Childrens Hospital) offers a CME program. The sponsor (the sancting of the CME) is the Indiana University School of Medicine, Continuing Education Department. Michell Howenstine MD, has organized this program since its inception and she tries to select topics that not only are […]

March 14, 2013 · fleickly · No Comments
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Indy Food Allergy Support Groups

This past Tuesday (March 16, 2010) I was asked to speak to the Southside Indianapolis Food Allergy Support Group. Last spring I talked about food challenges and what Dr. Vitalpur and I are doing at Riley hospital regarding food challenges. This time I gave an update from the annual meeting of the American Academy of Allergy, […]

March 18, 2010 · fleickly · 2 Comments
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My First Year of ‘Blogging’

It has been a year of blogging for me. I want to thank my family for their help, support, and the use of their precious Kodak moments. My editors are my daughter Bethany and her husband Larry-thank you so much for your guidance. Then there is Stella, the young starlet whose picture and antics frequent these […]

January 14, 2010 · fleickly · No Comments
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Practical Pediatrics – Santa Fe, New Mexico

I had the honor of being the moderator for an American Academy of Pediatrics Practical Pediatrics Continuing Medical Education course that was held in Santa Fe, New Mexico December 3rd-5th, 2009. This was my second course to moderate this year. The first was in Providence, Rhode Island. I reported on that meeting in an earlier […]

December 12, 2009 · fleickly · No Comments
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Practical Pediatrics- Providence, Rhode Island April, 2009

I had the chance to moderate a course given by the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) last weekend. For many years I had the role as a speaker for these programs. These are great opportunities for primary caretakers, pediatricians and nurse practitioners to hear some very practical approaches to common problems in pediatrics. Providence, Rhode […]

April 8, 2009 · fleickly · One Comment
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Highlights from the 2009 Allergy Meeting

I recently attended the 2009 annual meeting of the American Academy of Allergy, Asthma, and Immunology(AAAAI) in Washington, DC. There were five days of extraordinary educational activities (March 13-17, 2009). I thought that while I could still read my notes I would share with you a few things I observed, heard, and learned in the […]

March 23, 2009 · fleickly · 7 Comments
Posted in: Allergies, Asthma, Food Allergies, Interesting Stories, Meeting Updates