Invited Presentations
INVITED PRESENTATIONS AT REGIONAL AND NATIONAL MEETINGS:

1.    “Why is allergy and asthma on the rise? and What can we do about it?”  Pediatric Grand Rounds, USF/ All Children’s Hospital, St. Petersburg, Florida, October 19, 2007.
2.    “Asthma and the Allergy Connection”  Grand Rounds, St. Anthony’s Hospital, St. Petersburg, Florida, October 23, 2007.
3.    “Asthma and the Allergy Connection”  Asthma Care in the 21st Century, Pinellas County Health Department-All Children’s Hospital, St. Petersburg, Florida, September 12,
2007.
4.    “Lunch with the Specialists – Round Table Discussion” 31st Florida Suncoast Pediatric Conference, St. Petersburg, Florida, June 16th, 2007.
5.    “HIV Infection Updated” Pediatric Grand Rounds, USF/ All Children’s Hospital, St. Petersburg, Florida, February 9, 2007.
6.    “HIV Infection Control and Current Treatment” Pinellas County Dental Association Conference, St. Petersburg, Florida, March 8th, 2006.
7.    “From FIT to Faculty: Meet Your Future” Breakfast Networking with Prominent A/I Researchers and Professors.  American Academy of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology (AAAAI)
2006 Annual Meeting, Miami, Florida, March 4, 2006.
8.    “Lunch with the Specialists – Round Table Discussion” 29th Florida Suncoast Pediatric Conference, St. Petersburg, Florida, June 29th, 2005.
9.    “Drug Allergy” Pediatric Allergy/Immunology Symposium, Sarasota Memorial Hospital, Sarasota, Florida, September 18, 2004.
10.  “Management of Drug Allergy”  Pediatric Grand Rounds, USF/ All Children’s Hospital, St. Petersburg, Florida, July 30, 2004.
11.  “Advances in Therapy of Primary Immunodeficiency” The Immunodeficiency Foundation, Florida Chapter, Patient Family Symposium, St. Petersburg, Florida, May 17, 2003.
12.  “Pediatric HIV Infection”  All Children’s Hospital Research Seminar, USF/ All Children’s Hospital, St. Petersburg, Florida, November 25, 2002.
13.  “HIV Infection for the Pediatrician” 26th Florida Suncoast Pediatric Conference, St. Petersburg, Florida, June 16, 2002.
14.  “Poor immunogenic response to pneumococcal polysaccharide vaccine in HIV-infected children”  Tenth Annual Fellows’ Forum, USF/All Children’s Hospital, St. Petersburg,
Florida, May 23, 2002.
15.  “Pediatric HIV Infection”  American Academy of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology (AAAAI) 2002 Annual Meeting, New York,  New York, March 4, 2002.
16.  “Evaluation of the child with recurrent infection”  Pediatric Grand Rounds, USF/ All Children’s Hospital, St. Petersburg, Florida, January 25, 2002.
17. “Evaluation of the child with recurrent infection”  Pediatric Guest Lecturer, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand, December 11, 2001.
18. “Evaluation of the child with recurrent infection”  American College of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology (ACAAI) 2001 Annual Meeting, Orlando, Florida, November 16-20, 2001.
19. “Pediatric HIV infection” Practical Pediatric Conference, Manatee Memorial Hospital, Sarasota, Florida, October 6, 2001.
20. “Pediatric HIV infection” Pediatric Grand Rounds, USF/ All Children’s Hospital, St. Petersburg, Florida, June 8, 2001.
21. “Advances in Pediatric HIV”  American Academy of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology (AAAAI) 2001 Annual Meeting, New Orleans, Louisiana, March 18, 2001.
22. “Prevention of non-insulin dependent diabetes mellitus (Type II) by bone marrow transplantation establishing a stable mixed chimerism using whole body irradiation regimen
in KK/Ay mice”  Eighth Annual Fellows’ Forum, USF/All Children’s Hospital, St. Petersburg, Florida, May 25, 2000.
23. “Signaling transduction pathways of IL-10 by Nef and SEA”  Seventh Annual Fellows’ Forum, USF/All Children’s Hospital, St. Petersburg, Florida, May 20, 1999.
24. “Severe combined immunodeficiency (SCID) in an infant with multiple congenital abnormalities”  Sixth Annual Fellows’ Forum, USF/All Children’s Hospital, St. Petersburg,
Florida, May 21, 1998.
25. “Aseptic cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) eosinophilia associated with shunt dysfunction treated with glucocorticosteroids”  Fifth Annual Fellows’ Forum, USF/All Children’s Hospital,
St. Petersburg, Florida, May 15, 1997.