Dine & Discuss: Alpha-Gal Meat Allergy
Thursday September 14, 2017
Thursday, September 14 at 7:00pm. Do you know someone who can no longer eat meat? Allergist Erin McGintee, MD of ENT and Allergy Associates, and a member of the Medical Advisory Panel of Southampton Hospital’s Tick-Borne Disease Resource Center, will lecture about the Alpha-gal meat allergy, which is caused by a bite from the Lone Star Tick. Dr. McGintee has treated over 300 East End residents for this allergy, has spoken about “A-gal” with news sources from the Associated Press to the BBC and is considered a regional expert in the field.
Location: Meeting Room A & B
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