17 - 21 June 2017
Helsinki, Finland

Scientific Programme

Clinical Village

The Clinical Village offers an excellent opportunity for attendees to try out different procedures and equipment used in the diagnosis and treatment of allergic diseases. It provides a perfect platform to explore a combination of both theoretical and practical topics, both for specialists-in-training as well as for clinicians wanting to update themselves on topics adjacent to their core business.

The Clinical Village will showcase a large variety of topics:

  • Atopic dermatitis topical treatment demonstration
  • Pollen
  • Anaphylaxis
  • Immunotherapy
  • Public health programme including the Finnish allergy programme
  • Biodiversity and allergy
  • ENT therapy
  • Asthma: procedures, equipment, preschool child lung function testing, adult onset asthma and more
  • Food testing
  • Visual diagnosis of skin diseases/allergy symptoms
  • Drug allergy
  • Immunospot 
  • Skin testing
  • BCD diagnostics
  • Primary ciliary dyskinesis
  • Urticaria demonstration
  • Historical notes : Allergology 111 years since the coining of the term allergy in 1906
  • Patient organization activities
  • Dermatological allergology portal of the Helsinki Allergy Society
  • Thermoplast adult severe asthma
  • Sinus surgery might prevent the development of asthma
  • Work career orientation of young people with allergy

When can you visit the Clinical Village?

  • Saturday 17 June 2017 from 14:00 until 18:00
  • Sunday 18 June 2017 from 12:00 until 16:00

Admission is included in the registration fee and all registered attendees are invited to visit.

The Clinical Village will be a particularly good complement to the EAACI postgraduate courses running on Saturday afternoon, combining theory with practice.