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FARE Conference - Anaheim

Conference Details

June 1, 2013

Thanks to all those who attended our Anaheim, CA conference!

Agenda

8:00AM – 9:00AM

Registration

9:00AM – 9:15AM

Welcome
John L. Lehr
CEO, FARE

9:15AM – 10:15AM

Understanding Food Allergies
Philippe Bégin, MD
Visiting Scholar, Stanford University
Associate Researcher, The University of Montreal Hospital Research Centre

10:15AM – 10:30AM

BREAK

10:30AM – 11:30AM

Emerging Therapies for Food Allergy
Philippe Bégin, MD

11:30AM – 12:30PM

Breakout Sessions:

Breakout A: Safely Navigating the Restaurant Scene
Joel Schaefer, CCC, CHT
Owner, AllergyChefs.com
Author, “Serving People With Food Allergies: Kitchen Management and Menu Creation”

Michael Spigler, MCHES
VP of Education, FARE

Breakout B: Coping with Food Allergies: The Importance of Mental Wellness
Bette Alkazian, M.A., LMFT, BCPC
Parent and Family Coach
Balanced Parenting

12:30PM – 1:30PM

Lunch (Parent/Adults Lunch and Teens Lunch)

1:30PM – 2:30PM

Breakout Sessions:

Breakout A: Safety and Inclusion in Schools
Gina Clowes
Director of Education, FARE

Breakout B: Raising the Bar for Allergy-free Energy Bars
Debbie Adler Owner, Sweet Debbie's Organic Cupcakes
Author, "Sweet Debbie's Organic Treats: Allergy-free and Vegan Recipes from the Famous Los Angeles Bakery"

2:30PM – 3:30PM

Breakout Sessions:

Breakout A: Maintaining a Healthy Diet with Food Allergies
Ellen Karlin, MMSc, RDN, LDN, FADA
Nutrition Consultant

Breakout B: Partnering with Your School’s Nurse
Cathy Owens, RN, MEd, NCSN
Lead Nurse, Murrieta Valley Unified School District

3:30PM – 3:45PM

BREAK

3:45PM – 4:45PM

Living and Thriving with Food Allergies: a Teen Success Panel
Angela Chen, FARE Teen Advisory Group Member
Kendall Hollinger, FARE Teen Advisory Group Member
Jake Lawicki, Food4Life Club President
Brody Cormier, Food4Life Club Member

4:45PM – 5:00PM

Closing
Michael Spigler, MCHES
Vice President of Education