Programme

Pre-Congress Workshops
08:00 – 17:00 AFSA: Understanding Allergies Workshop (full day)
Session 1
10:00 – 10:30 Introduction to allergy Mike Levin
10:30 – 11:00 Allergic rhinitis Kassim Mapondela
11:00 – 11:30 Asthma Kate Browde
11:30 – 12:00 Questions All
12:00 – 12:30 LUNCH
Session 2
12:30 – 13:00 Workshop: Nasal sprays and washouts Marshe Setlaekgosi
13:00 – 13:30 Workshop: Asthma devices and training techniques Sarah Karabus
13:30 – 14:00 Workshop: Skin prick testing Heidi Facey-Thomas
Wet wraps demonstration Kate Browde
14:00 – 14:15 TEA / COFFEE
Session 3: Facilitated single group discussion session
14:15 – 14:45 Urticaria and angioedema Shaunagh Emmanuel
14:45 – 15:15 Anaphylaxis Kate Browde
15:15 – 15:45 Food allergy Michael Levin
15:45 – 16:00 Tea and meet the sponsors
Session 4: Facilitated single group discussion session
16:00 – 16:30 Eczema Shaunagh Emmanuel
16:30 – 17:00 Prevention Sarah Karabus
17:00 – 17:30 Questions All
08:00 – 13:00 Morning Workshop: PID (Sponsored by Gen-Eye)
Unmasking autoimmune disorders in inborn errors of immunity (IEI) Chair: Sylvia van den Berg
07:30 – 08:15 Welcome Workshop Chair
08:30 – 09:00 Why should we be concerned about autoimmunity in IEI André Van Niekerk
09:00 – 09:30 Where do these autoantibodies come from
09:30 – 10:00 The When, Which & Why of autoantibody testing – Class 101
10:30 – 11:00 TEA / COFFEE
11:00 – 11:30 The pitfalls of autoantibody testing Sylvia van den Berg
11:30 – 13:00  Clinical workshop Panel members
Inflammatory bowel disease Celeste Kock
Inflammatory bowel disease Celeste Kock
Boweled over Sylvia van den Berg
A case of cytopaenia Janie Kriel
13:00 – 14:00 LUNCH
14:00 – 17:45 Afternoon Workshop: PID (Sponsored by Gen-Eye)
Immunoglobulin replacement therapy (IRT): The new & the current best practice  Chair: André Van Niekerk
14:00 – 14:15 Welcome André Van Niekerk
14:15 – 14:45 The easy way to determine which patients will benefit from IRT Jonny Peter
14:45 – 15:15 Measuring IgG quantity & also quality Sylvia van den Berg
15:15 – 15:30 TEA / COFFEE
15:30 – 16:00 Can IRT also be used in secondary immune deficit: when & how Stephen Jolles
16:00 – 16:30 Administering IRT: access & best practices Jonny Peter
16:30 – 17:00  An approval forum for IRT access André Van Niekerk
14:00 – 17:30 Afternoon Workshop: Hands on with drug allergy
Session 2 
16:00 – 16:30 Case-based tour of drug-induced eruptions
16:30 – 17:00 Delayed hypersentivity testing for drug allergy Jason Trubiano
17:00 – 17:30 Practical demonstration on drug patch testing Mireille Porter
19:00 SPEAKERS’ DINNER (by invitation only)