EAACI 2016 – Waltzing with allergens
“We are very much looking forward to hosting the EAACI Congress 2016 from June 11-15, and to welcoming you to the beautiful city of Vienna. Vienna was an important Central European city even in ancient Roman times, and it has been for centuries a world centre for music and the fine arts”. Read the full welcome message by the EAACI 2016 Congress Chair, Barbara Bohle, or visit the EAACI 2016 website. We are looking forward to seeing you in Vienna for the allergy highpoint of 2016!
4th Pediatric Allergy and Asthma Meeting, Berlin
PAAM 2015 takes place October 15-17 in Berlin. The programme will cover contemporary aspects of asthma, food allergy, anaphylaxis, atopic eczema, immunotherapy and eosinophilic gastrointestinal disorders. For example, new insights into immunological mechanisms that underpin successful tolerance inductions to foods will be presented. Register for PAAM 2015 and join us in Berlin!
Leading science - quality journals
All EAACI members have the possibility to access the EAACI journals. Allergy, with an impact factor of 6.028 aims to promote and maintain contact between basic and clinical allergy and immunology. Pediatric Allergy and Immunology (PAI), with an impact factor of 3.397, is a worldwide leading journal in pediatric allergy. Clinical Translational Allergy is an open-access online journal, which accepts scientific papers and reviews in the allergy field. Access the journals on the EAACI website where you can also find further information and highlights.
Protecting EU citizens from dirty air - a first step in the right direction!
Wednesday 15 July, the European Parliament Environment, Public Health and Food Safety Committee (ENVI) reviewed the NEC Directive proposed by the EU Commission and adopted a report which sets stricter emission reduction commitments, obligatory reduction of air pollutants by 2025 and compulsory targets for methane, ammonia and mercury. The next step will be the adoption of this report in autumn. Access the meeting agenda, the press release or read more about the Interest Group.
6th International Symposium on Molecular Allergology, Lisbon - Registration is open!
EAACI invites you to ISMA 2015 19 - 21 November 2015 in Lisbon. Registration is now open! This year’s Meeting strives to be more interactive with special attention to clinical cases and to the use of Component Resolved Diagnosis in the management of allergic patients in daily clinical practice. Submit your abstract and be part of the Scientific Programme! Accepted abstracts that will be presented will be published in Clinical and Translational Allergy.
Upcoming EAACI Allergy Schools
Remember to register to the Food Allergy Training Course in El Escorial, Spain, from 24-26 September 2015, focusing on theoretical and practical understanding of Food Allergy. The fee is reduced for Junior Members on all Allergy Schools. Also learn more about the upcoming Immunology Winter School: abstract submission is open from 1 September to 15 October 2015. Registration and accommodation is free of charge for all Winter School participants!