Pennsylvania Allergy and Asthma Association Meetings

​​​​Mark Your Calendar!

2017 Annual Meeting

June 23-25, 2017
​Hotel Hershey

Registration Now Available!

Register by Friday, May 26, 2017 to receive the reduced rate. To register as a PAAA member, you must be current in your dues. To pay your dues, contact the PAAA office. All payments must be received by Friday, May, 26, 2017 to qualify for the member rates.​

View the Full Agenda (pdf)

Register for the 2017 Annual Meeting

IMPORTANT Hotel Reservation Details

Due to the overwhelming popularity of this meeting, the Hotel Hershey has sold out of rooms for Saturday, June 24, 2017. A very limited number of reservations remain at the Hotel on Thursday and Friday night for $345 (per night plus tax). Reservations for Thursday and Friday night only can be made by calling the Hotel at  (800)–Hershey or 717-533- 2171 and mentioning PAAA.


Additional rooms have been reserved at the Hershey Lodge for $325 (per night plus tax) for single king rooms and $345 (per night plus tax) for double queen rooms. Reservations can be made at the Lodge for Thursday, Friday, and Saturday nights by calling 1-855-729-3108 and mentioning PAAA. The Lodge is less than four miles from the Hotel and transportation is not provided.

Pictured:  Immediate Past President Joel Fiedler, MD, accepts a token of appreciation for his service from PAAA Historian Denise Kalman, DO, during the 2016 Annual Meeting. 

​Exhibitor/ISS Opportunities/Sponsorship

  • Meet and network with over 140 allergists from across Pennsylvania and surrounding states.
  • Exclusive opportunity open to 6 companies only! – Preferred Exhibit Space allows you to choose your space in the exhibit hall/lobby area*
  • Attend a two-hour dessert reception specifically scheduled for exhibitors to meet with physicians, one-on-one in a relaxed atmosphere.
  • Purchase one of only three Indu​stry Sponsored Symposia (ISS) to showcase your company in an exclusive setting separate from the Annual Meeting. 
  • Contribute to the 501(c)3 arm of PAAA by purchasing a NEW PAERF Sponsorship and put your company logo in front of meeting attendees in new, creative ways!​​​
  • It's PAAA at the Hotel Hershey in June! If you have been to this meeting, you already know it is great. If not, come see what you have been missing.


Fee Schedule


  • Preferred Exhibit Space - $7,500.00
  • Basic Exhibit Space - $5,000.00​
  • Industry Sponsored Symposium* - $2,500.00​
  • PAERF Sponsorship Cocktail Napkins at Dessert Reception* - $1,000.00
  • PAERF Sponsorship Cocktail Napkins at Saturday Social* - $1,000.00
  • PAERF Sponsorship Photo Booth at Dessert Reception* - $5000.00

    *with the purchase of preferred or basic exhibit space​​​




Presentations 2016 Annual Meeting

ABC’s of Immune Modifiers (1.54 MB pdf)
Dennis K. Ledford, MD

An Update on Hereditary Angioedema due to C1INH Deficiency (1.65 MB pdf)
Marc Riedl, MD, MS

Behavioral Aspects of Asthma Management (pdf)
Randall Brown, MD, MPH, AE-C

Case Presentation and Troubling Cases in Ocular Allergy 
Leonard Bielory, MD

Dermatologic Manifestations of Primary Immunodeficiency (5.03 MB pdf)
Edward W. Cowen, MD, MHSc

Eosinophilic Esophagitis (4.58 MB pdf)
Chris A. Liacouras, MD

GI Tract and Food Allergy (pdf)
Chris A. Liacouras, MD

Idiopathic Angioedema: Diagnosis and Management Strategies (pdf)
Marc Riedl, MD, MS

Insect Sting Allergy: Practice Parameter Review (pdf)
David BK Golden, MD

New and Emerging Drug Reactions (3.01 MB pdf)
Edward W. Cowen, MD, MHS

Real World Asthma/Allergy Advocacy: Building a Better Health Educator and Leader in your Community  
Randall Brown, MD, MPH, AE-C

Ocular Allergy 
Leonard Bielory, MD

Rheumatology for the Allergist/Immunologist (1.16 MB pdf)
Dennis K. Ledford, MD

Shared Decision Making in Food Allergy (pdf)
Matthew Greenhawt, MD, MBA, MSc
To Leap or not to Leap: Updates on Latest Information (pdf)
Matthew Greenhawt, MD, MBA, MSc

Updated Practice Parameters on Anaphylaxis (pdf)
David BK Golden, MD 



American Academy of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology Meetings​

2017 AAAAI Annual Meeting

March 3-6, 2017
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2018 AAAAI Annual Meeting (Joint Meeting with the World Allergy Organization (WAO))

March 2-5, 2018
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2019 AAAAI Annual Meeting

February 22-25, 2019
San Francisco, CA


2020 AAAAI Annual Meeting

March 13-16, 2020
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2021 AAAAI Annual Meeting

February 26-March 1, 2021
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American College of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology Meetings

2016 ACAAI Annual Scientific Meeting
November 10-15, 2016
San Francisco, CA

2017 ACAAI Annual Scientific Meeting
October 26-30, 2017
Boston, MA

2018 ACAAI Annual Scientific Meeting
November 15-19, 2018
Seattle, WA



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