December 19, 2022
Upcoming Webinars

Born Into The Climate Crisis:
Effects Of Climate Change On Our Children
January 25th, 4:00-5:00 ET
Kicking off our next webinar series for 2023 will be AAIDA's own Executive Medical Director, Jennifer Caicedo, MD, FACAAI, FAAP.

Dr. Caicedo will discuss the following:

  • The impact of climate change on children's health and potential implications associated with them
  • Identifying ways you can improve your child's health outcome with the current evolving climate crisis
  • Latest research on climate change and impact asthma patients and treatment options available
  • Impact of air pollution exposure on specific organ system and high risk populations

Following her presentation, Dr. Caciedo will conduct a live 15 minute Q&A session with attendees. This recording will be recorded live and made available on the AAIDA website and YouTube channels soon after
AAIDA's 2022 Wrap Up
AAIDA had a busy year and participated in multiple educational events and initiatives in 2022 including hosting our first Spanish language webinar during Hispanic Heritage Month. We'd like to thank Estela Mata & Juana Mata with Looms For Lupus and Migdalia Denis with Latin Health Leaders, who helped make this initiative possible. Check out what else AAIDA accomplished below:
Educational Initiatives & Awareness Campaigns

  • Living Well With Lupus: A Holistic Approach
  • Health Benefits of Horticulture Therapy
  • Urgent Care vs ER: What to Know & When to Go
  • Immune Health vs Mental Health: The Mind-Body Connection
  • Cyber Security & Your Protected Health Information Part I
  • Patient Assistance Programs For High Cost Rx's
  • Herramientas y Tips Para el Cuidado de Tu Salud
  • Tips & Tools to Keep You Safe Online: Cyber Security Part II
  • Post Covid & Autoinflammitory Conditions

Other Initiatives

  • Educational Virtual Mixer for Physicians
  • Physician Office Support Staff Educational Dinner
Advocacy & Educational Conferences
  • AAAAI Annual Meeting
  • Clinical Immunology Society Annual Meeting
  • Immune Deficiency Foundation, Capitol Hill Day
  • IgNs Patient 360 Annual Meeting (Virtual)
  • IAF Treatment Adherence Summit
  • GAAPP Global Respiratory Summit
  • IgNs Annual Meeting
  • BIO Patient & Health Advocacy Summit
  • ACAAI Annual Meeting

Happy Holidays From AAIDA
From our family to yours, AAIDA wishes you a very happy holiday season filled with good health and new experiences. May your 2023 be filled with joy and hope as you enter the year ahead.
Medical News & Research
New Insights In Systemic Lupus Erythematosus: From Regulatory T Cells To CAR-T-Cell Strategies
Autoreactive B and T cells, in conjunction with key players of the innate immune system, play a central role in systemic lupus erythematous (SLE). New insights into SLE pathogenesis have led to the development of more specific drugs, in particular mAbs, which specifically target disease-relevant molecules
Other News & Insights
Deceptive Marketing Practices Flourish in Medicare Advantage
The Senate Finance Committee Majority Staff launched an inquiry in August 2022, collected information on marketing complaints from 14 states and found evidence that beneficiaries are being inundated with aggressive marketing tactics as well as false and misleading information.
Thank You To Our Community
AAIDA would like to thank all of our volunteers, webinar speakers, board members, advocates and others who volunteer their time to serve our community. We are so grateful for your service and dedication to AAIDA.

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