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EAACI - The European Academy of Allergy and Clinical Immunology is a non-profit organisation active in the field of allergic and immunologic diseases such as asthma, rhinitis, eczema, occupational allergy, food and drug allergy and anaphylaxis. EAACI was founded in 1956 in Florence and has become the largest medical association in Europe in the field of allergy and clinical immunology. It includes 8,000 individual members from 121 countries, as well as 47 National Allergy Societies.

EAACI Headquarters

Hagenholzstrasse 111
3rd Floor
8050 Zurich
Switzerland

Tel: +41 44 205 55 33
Fax: +41 44 205 55 39
www.eaaci.org

Organisation

EAACI President: Prof. Nikos Papadopoulos

Founded

1956, in Florence

EAACI Mission

* Promoting basic and clinical research
* Collecting, assessing and diffusing scientific information
* Acting as a scientific reference body for other scientific, health and political organisations
* Encouraging and providing training and continuous education
* Collaborating with patients and lay organisations

EAACI Vision

We aim to provide the most efficient platform for scientific communication and education in the field of allergy and immunology, ultimately striving to ease patients’ lives.

EAACI Congresses

Featuring extensive multi-day scientific programmes, with 7,000-8,000 international participating delegates, providing in-depth understanding and discussion within targeted medical communities on topics such as:

* Asthma
* Drug Hypersensitivity
* Pediatric Allergy
* Molecular Allergology
* Allergic Rhinitis
* Basic Immunology
* Food Allergy

EAACI Task Forces

Producing position papers on cutting-edge scientific developments and emerging knowledge on controversial and current allergy-related topics such as the effects of climate change on respiratory allergic diseases.

EAACI Allergy Schools

Training and educating Europe’s motivated young medical specialists in a highly interactive and effective social networking environment.

Continuing Medical Education (CME)

EAACI congresses and schools provide CME credits to participants. EAACI also works as an umbrella organisation for accreditation of external scientific and educational events.

EAACI Fellowships

Every year, fellowships are awarded to junior members interested in increasing their knowledge and skills at Europe’s leading scientific institutions.

EAACI International Journals

* Allergy (Impact Factor of 5.995)
* Pediatric Allergy and Immunology (Impact Factor of 3.859)
* Clinical and Translational Allergy (open-access Journal)

Media Contact

EAACI Headquarters
Hagenholzstrasse 111
3rd Floor
8050 Zurich
Switzerland
Tel: +41 44 205 55 33
Fax: +41 44 205 55 39

www.eaaci.org