Vote for your Interest Group Board Members
Supplementary elections for the Board of certain Interest Groups will take place from 15 to 29 July 2015, electronically, via our website. All active EAACI members and junior members of the IGs with open positions have the right to vote for the Interest Group(s) that they are members of. The higher the participation, the more representative the results; therefore EAACI strongly encourages members to participate and decide who will represent their interests. Access the election procedure.
6th International Symposium on Molecular Allergology, Lisbon - Registration is open!
EAACI invites you to ISMA 2015 19 - 21 November 2015 in Lisbon. The registration is now open! The scientific highlights will address structural and functional biology of allergens, new developments in diagnostic methods and much more. This year’s Meeting also strives to be more interactive with special attention to clinical cases and to the use of CRD 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 in the meeting will be published on the ISMA website and in Clinical and Translational Allergy.
Access the EAACI Global Atlases
Allergic diseases are affecting the lives of more than one billion people worldwide and their prevalence is expected to reach up to 4 billion by the 2050s. To tackle this huge global health problem, EAACI called on world leaders in the field to develop the Atlases as essential reference sources for multi-sectoral usage and as a comprehensive educational tool for all stakeholders dealing with allergies and co-morbid diseases. The most recent publication is the Global Atlas of Allergic Rhinitis and Chronic Rhinosinusitis which is available open-access together with the Global Atlas of Asthma and Global Atlas of Allergy under Resources.
4th Pediatric Allergy and Asthma Meeting, Berlin: Late-breaking abstract submission open!
PAAM 2015 takes place October 15-17 in Berlin and will offer new data on primary prevention of food allergy, postgraduate courses on pediatric rhinitis and food allergy, news on immunotherapy in childhood, stimulating Pro/Con session and much more. Please check the preliminary programme for further information. Remember to register before 31 July to benefit from early bird registration fee. The deadline for submission of late-breaking abstracts is now open until 31 July 2015. We hope to see you in Berlin at the pediatric event of the year!
Allergy Awareness Campaign: Allergic rhinitis and Allergen Immunotherapy
The third wave of the awareness campaign focuses on Allergic rhinitis as a major allergic disease. The campaign also includes the possibility of treatment that Allergen Immunotherapy (AIT) offers. Read the full press release on the Allergic Rhinitis and AIT wave and view the EAACI webinar. The press release on pollen allergy can be found here. The campaign video for AIT is also available on YouTube. To learn more about the campaign and the successful Anaphylaxis Station activity in Barcelona, visit www.bewareofallergy.com
Upcoming EAACI Allergy Schools
Register to the e-PAD: EAACI Practical Allergy Diagnosis Allergy School in Moscow, 27-29 August 2015. If you are an EAACI JMA you are entitled to a reduced fee. You can also register to the Food Allergy Training Course in El Escorial, Spain, 24-26 September 2015, which will include lectures, discussions and workshops aimed to provide both theoretical and practical understanding of Food Allergy. You can also check out the upcoming Immunology Winter School: the abstract submission period will be open from 1 September to 15 October 2015. You have to submit an abstract and be selected to be able to participate.