The Junior Members (JMs) represent the largest EAACI Section consisting of nearly 4000 clinicians and scientists under the age of 35 years. Over the years, EAACI has developed specific activities to support and increase the influence of the younger members within the Academy. Therefore, JMs have been enjoying a rising number of beneο¬ts some of which are listed as following:
- Free access to EAACI Educational Resources at eaaci.org
- Free online access to EAACI Journals:
-> Clinical and Translational Allergy, with selected papers for JMs
-> Pediatric Allergy & Immunology, with selected papers for JMs
- Access to the online Members Area at www.eaaci.org
- Reduced registration fees for the Annual Congress, Focused Meetings, and Allergy Schools
- Online receipt of the EAACI E-Bulletin
- Online and print edition of the EAACI Newsletter
Furthermore, JMs can apply for:
- Positions within the JM Working Group
- Research and Clinical Fellowships
- Mentorship Programme
- Travel grants to attend Allergy Schools and Focused Meetings
- Scholarships to attend EAACI Congresses
The JM Working Group (WG) is the representative body of EAACI JMs; it is composed of a Webmaster, one Representative from each of the ο¬ve EAACI Sections and the eighteen EAACI Interest Groups, and myself as the Chairperson. The Past JM Chairperson has an advisory role in the JM WG for the first year of its mandate. Please read more on the JM WG Procedure here.
All of us in the JM WG 2015-2017 are very enthusiastic and determined to devote our time and efforts to ensure that Juniors are always in the center of all EAACI activities. Follow our updates on these JM pages at eaaci.org as well as on Facebook , Twitter and LinkedIn and stay tuned!
Junior Membersβ ChairLast updated: 23 June 2016
The JM Membership fee is FREE and includes on-line access to the three EAACI Journals (Allergy, Pediatric Allergy and Immunology and Clinical and Translational Allergy.
JMs are eligible for Fellowship and Travel Grants to attend the EAACI Annual Congress, Allergy Schools and Focused Meetings.
The JM Committee is formed by a JM Chair, who is a member of the Executive Committee, a JM Webmaster and one JM representative in each EAACI Section. All interested JMs are welcome to work with the group and to apply for one of the posts when available. If you are under 36 years old and interested in the field of Allergy and Clinical Immunology, read more here and contact the EAACI Headquarters to become a member.
Telephone: +41 44 205 55 33
Fax: +41 44 205 55 39