EAACI Congress 2016 – Benefit from the Early-bird registration fee
Get a discount on your registration fee if you register before 4 February to the EAACI Congress 2016, the biggest allergy congress in the world taking place from 11 – 15 June 2016 in Vienna. Watch the welcome video with Congress Chair Barbara Bohle and find out what the Congress topic "Waltzing with Allergens" means. Check out the Congress website for the Scientific Programme, information on Industry Sponsored Sessions, accommodation, and much more!
The application for the EAACI/UEMS Exam is open!
This year's Exam will take place prior to the EAACI Congress 2016, on Saturday 11 June from 11:00 to 14:00. The application will be open from 1 February - 1 April 2016. EAACI supports participants by access to various resources including a list of literature, exam sample questions, and an online self-assessment. Furthermore, UEMS offers additional financial support for eligible candidates. Learn more and access all the resources.
Week 4 in our 9-week video series: What the Experts have to say about Precision Medicine
Listen as experts from EAACI and 9 other scientific organizations talk about coming together to improve the suffering of over 150 million people in Europe (and save up to 55 billion Euro yearly in healthcare costs). This week, EAACI Vice President of Congresses Lars K. Poulsen explains the risk factors of allergies and chronic airway diseases. View the video.
Renew your EAACI membership before 5 February and influence the name change
One of the items of the EAACI constitution revision was the addition of the word "Asthma" in the EAACI name. In order to ensure that the name change is supported by a majority of EAACI members, an electronic vote will be conducted. All EAACI members can vote through the Members Area until 5 February at www.eaaci.org during the payment of their Membership invoice or during the update of their membership profile. For more information visit the pro/con section.
DHM 2016 – Top science at a top meeting
Benefit from the Early Bird fee and register before 7 February to the 7th Drug Hypersensitivity Meeting, taking place in Malaga, Spain 21-23 April 2016. Among the scientific highlights are the plenaries on “Application of new concepts to understand how drug determinants interact with antibodies and immune cells” and “Lessons from drug hypersensitivity cohorts: translation into clinical practice”. Access the complete Scientific Programme. You can also watch the video by DHM Chair Maria Torres and find out what else you can learn at DHM
Upcoming Allergy Schools
The Allergy School on Allergen Immunotherapy (AIT) takes place in Rungstedgaard near Copenhagen, Denmark, from 7 - 9 April 2016. The aim of the Allergy School is to give a comprehensive overview of AIT from the view of current science and practicability in daily working routine. Also remember to register for the upcoming Drug Allergy in Children Allergy School, from 22 - 24 September 2016 in Belgrade, Serbia. The abstract submission opens 21 March 2016.