ASCIA Food Allergy e-training
ASCIA Food Allergy e-training for Health Professionals has been substantially updated and the new course is available from 30 November 2021.
First developed in 2011, the latest version is for suitable for medical practitioners, nurses and dietitians.
The following six modules are included:
Module 1: Food Allergy Overview
Module 2: Diagnosis, Management and Prevention of Food Allergy
Module 3: Cow’s Milk (Dairy) Allergy
Module 4: Other Conditions Related to Food Allergy
Module 5: The Role of Dietitians in Managing Food Allergy
Module 6: Final Assessment
Thank you to ASCIA members and the ASCIA team who undertook the extensive review and editing of the course over the past few years.
The learning outcomes for this course are:
- Differentiate between food allergy and other adverse reactions to foods, including food intolerances.
- Understand the role of medical practitioners and dietitians in the diagnosis and management of food allergy.
- Identify appropriate specialised formula choices for infants with food allergy.
This course has received support from the National Allergy Strategy and ASCIA gratefully acknowledges all of the generous supporters of ASCIA education resources, as listed on the ASCIA website https://www.allergy.org.au/about-ascia/sponsors
This news item was issued on 30 November 2021 by the Australasian Society of Clinical Immunology and Allergy (ASCIA), the peak professional body for clinical immunology and allergy in Australia and New Zealand.