Medicine - Grand Rounds

Topic: Penicillin Allergy


Wednesday, September 27, 2023
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
LRC Auditorium


Malleswari Ravi, M.B.B.S. (M.D.)
Assistant Professor, Department of Medicine, Division of Infectious Disease

Target Audience:

Community Physicians, Faculty, Residents/Fellows

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of the presentation, participants will be able to:

1. Describe penicillin allergy epidemiology.
2. Understand the health implications and burden of unverified penicillin allergy label.
3. Briefly discuss drug reaction classification and penicillin allergy testing.
4. Evaluation of penicillin allergy – discuss PEN-FAST clinical decision rule.


The University of Florida College of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.


The University of Florida College of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the Activity.

Additional Information

Lecture will also be available by Zoom - Click Zoom Meeting Link to Join


Malleswari Ravi, M.B.B.S. (M.D.) has disclosed that he/she has no relevant financial disclosures. No one else in a position to control content has any financial relationships to disclose.

For additional information, contact Lavetta Jones (904) 244-3093 lavetta.jones@jax.ufl.edu.