39th Annual Pulmonary and Allergy Update at Keystone

39th Annual Pulmonary and Allergy Update at Keystone
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Keystone Conference Center 633 Tennis Club Rd
Dillon, Colorado 80435
For more information, please contact:
The Office of Professional Education
at National Jewish Health


Practical Education in a Collegial Setting

The Pulmonary and Allergy Update highlights insights and recent advances in pulmonary medicine, asthma, allergy and immunology, presented by faculty from the leading respiratory hospital in the nation. Network with colleagues and nationally recognized experts, and learn the latest updates on management and treatment options for your patients. Workshops and small-group sessions provide great opportunities to discuss key issues and interesting cases with colleagues and National Jewish Health faculty.

*National Jewish Health has a 117-year history as the leading respiratory hospital in the nation and is the only hospital devoted fully to the treatment of respiratory and related illnesses.


Who Should Attend

Allergists, Pulmonologists, Primary Care and Internal Medicine Physicians, Pediatricians, Physician Assistants, Advanced Practice Nurses, Registered Nurses and others working with adults and children with allergic and pulmonary disease.

Agenda Topics*

  • My Patient’s Asthma is not Responding; What Should I Do?

  • Eosinophils in Pulmonary Disease

  • Atopic Dermatitis: Beyond Topical Therapy

  • The Update on Biologic Therapy for RA and Autoimmune Disease

  • Prevention of Food Allergy

  • Surgical Management of Chronic Sinusitis

  • Genetic Markers in Lung Disease

  • Current Treatment of Tobacco Cessation and Issues Related to E-Cigarettes and Hookahs

  • Influence of the Urban Environment on Development and Exacerbation of Asthma

  • Mobile Technology in Asthma Care and Research

  • COPD: Recognition and Management

  • Allergen Immunotherapy Now and in the Future

Workshop Topics

  • Adult Allergy and Rheumatology Cases

  • Adult Pulmonary Cases

  • Pediatric Allergy Cases

  • Pediatric Cases

  • Sleep Workshop Adult and Pediatric Cases)

Allied Health Hands-On Workshops:

  • Soak and Seal Skin Care

  • Inhaled Medication Delivery: History, Innovation and Technique

  • PFT’s, Nasal Washes and ACT

Please see the complete Agenda here (PDF).

When and Where

This event will take place from February 1-4, 2017 at the Keystone Conference Center, which is a beautiful 90-minute drive west of Denver via I-70. Free shuttle service is available throughout the event once you arrive in Keystone.


Keystone Resort has a variety of lodge rooms and studio to three-bedroom condominiums ranging from $147 to $349 per night, plus tax and resort fees in the Keystone Village and outlying resort. To make reservations, or for more information, call Keystone Resort directly at 1.800.258.0437 and mention group code CZ17NJ to qualify for discounted room and transportation rates.

To make your lodging reservation online with Keystone Resort, please click here. Keystone Resort will confirm your reservation directly. Space and rates cannot be guaranteed after December 16, 2016.


Colorado Mountain Express offers shuttle service for Denver International Airport to and from the Keystone Conference Center. Be sure to ask for the "NJH Discount" (rates listed here) when making your arrangements. Call Colorado Mountain Express toll free at 800.525.6363, or for more information about shuttle service to and from the airport and to book with the NJH Discount visit Colorado Mountain Express.

Lift Ticket and Rental Information

Please find the discounted lift ticket rates and policies and procedures listed here. You will need to pick up a voucher from the Keystone Conference Center and present it at the ticket booth.  The discounted lift ticket coupons will also be available at the registration desk. If you need them before the conference starts, please email comeaum@njhealth.org. You will then take the coupons to the ticket window and provide payment there.

National Jewish Health guests can receive a discount of 25% on ski rentals at Keystone Sports River Run.  Reservation link pending.

Epic Ski Race

National Jewish Health is hosting a ski race on Friday, February 3, 2017 starting at 11:30 AM. If you would like to pre-register, link pending. You can also register at the conference registration desk or the day of at the race start house. Awards will be given at the Friday night dinner.

For Guests that have a Vail Resort’s Season Ski Pass: Guests will need to have their ski pass to refer to when signing up at this link.

For Guests that DO NOT have a Season Ski Pass: Guests can pick up a temporary media card at the conference registration desk. With this card you will be able to attach your lift ticket to this media card via using this link.

Guests may also register at the Race Start House.

Registration Fees

  • MDs, DOs and Industry Partners - $650  (Register by December 19, 2016 for a $100 discount = $550)
    RPhs/PharmDs who are MSLs should pay the Industry Partner rate.
  • NPs, PAs, RPhs, RNs and other Allied Health Professionals - $550 (Register by December 19, 2016 for a $100 discount = $450)
  • Fellows - $275

For more information or if you have questions, please call The Office of Professional Education at National Jewish Health at 303.398.1000 or 800.844.2305.

Cancellations must be received no later than 10 days before the start of the program to receive a refund net of a $100 processing fee.

If you are having problems registering, please call 800.844.2305.

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Additional Information


Total price (without tax): $0.00


We would like to offer you the opportunity to participate in this conference as a sponsor and have various levels to choose from.

  • Platinum Sponsorship – $30,000 (exclusive sponsorship opportunity)
  • Gold Sponsorship – $15,000 (exclusive sponsorship opportunity)
  • Silver Sponsorship – $10,000 (exclusive sponsorship opportunity)
  • Bronze Sponsorship – $5,000 (limited sponsorship opportunities)

For details on the levels of sponsorship, please download the application or contact Mandy Comeau at 303.728.6585 or at comeaum@njhealth.org.

Accreditation and Designation Statements

Physicians: National Jewish Health is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

National Jewish Health designates this live activity for a maximum of 14.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Registered Nurses: Provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number 12724, for 15.0 contact hours.


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This event is a great venue for communication with key opinion leaders, physicians and members of the health care community, as well as a great learning opportunity for you. National Jewish Health faculty, as well as physicians from around the country, are available throughout the conference to discuss the latest research, individual cases and products. Exhibit space is conveniently located just steps from the meeting facility and the agenda is designed to allow time for dialogue with the attendees. 

The exhibitor fee is $2,000 for one 6' table, electricity and two chairs. A second table is $1,500.

Exhibit Hours:
Wednesday, February 1
1:00 pm – 3:00 pm, Exhibit Registration and Set up
5:00 pm – 5:30 pm, Break and Exhibits Open

Thursday, February 2 and Friday, February 3
6:00 am – 7:00 am, Breakfast and Exhibits Open
8:20 am – 8:50 am, Break and Exhibits Open
4:30 pm – 5:00 pm, Afternoon Snack and Exhibits Open

Saturday, February 4
6:00 am – 7:00 am, Breakfast and Exhibits Open
8:20 am – 8:50 am, Break and Exhibits Open
Break down exhibits by 10:00 am on Saturday

If you are interested in exhibiting at this event, please download the exhibitor packet/application.

For questions regarding exhibiting, contact Mandy Comeau at comeaum@njhealth.org or 303.728.6585.