Physicians - In support of improving patient care, this activity has been planned and implemented by Amedco LLC and Academy for Allergy and Asthma in Primary Care. Amedco LLC is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team. Credit Designation Statement – Amedco LLC designates this enduring activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Greg Plunkett currently works in the medical community providing consulting for allergy immunotherapy. He has over 37 years of experience with allergen manufacturing, quality control and regulations with 17 publications and over 65 abstracts. He most recently was the Director of the Allergy Research Lab for ALK USA allergen extract manufacturing since June 2001. The lab focused on the characterization of allergen source material and finished products including pollen, dander, fungal, insect and venom allergens. Prior to joining ALK, Dr. Plunkett served as a Research Scientist in the laboratories of Hollister-Stier where in addition to allergen characterization, he studied hymenoptera venom products and developed in vitro tests for diagnosing allergy. Dr. Plunkett sits on allergy immunotherapy committees for national allergy societies, is the Science officer for the US Allergen Manufacturers Association, and is a member of the FDA Allergenics Products Advisory Committee. Dr. Plunkett received a Bachelor’s degree in Chemistry from Cal State University, Fullerton and a Ph.D. from Washington State University in the field of biochemistry.
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