Department of Rheumatology Courses Facilities and Funding
Review Course in Allergy and Immunology: Offered every other year in July to prepare candidates for the Allergy/Immunology Board exam. Sponsored by the American Academy of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology.
Introductory Course in Allergy and Immunology for Fellows: A two-day course for new fellows offered in years alternating with the above course.
The ambulatory clinics occupy the sixth floor of the Fegan Building and includes 17 exam rooms, procedure room, skin testing suite and conference area for patient presentation to attendings.
Support staff include four nurses, a nurse practitioner, a clinical technician and ten administrative assistants.
Spirometry, skin testing, skin biopsies and needle aspirations can all be performed in the clinic.