Allergy Academy 14th Anniversary Food Allergy Study Day

Friday 28th May 2021

Programme

09:00
Welcome and Registration
 First SessionModern views on the allergy epidemic            
09:00-09:10
Welcome and Introduction
Dr Tom Marrs
Consultant Paediatric Allergist
Guy's and St Thomas' Hospital NHS Foundation Trust
09:10-09:40
Can milk avoidance prevent cow's milk allergy?
Professor Mitsuyoshi Urashima
Professor of Molecular Epidemiology, Jikei University School of Medicine, Japan 
09:40-10:10
Can milk introduction prevent cow's milk allergy? 
Dr Tetsuhiro Sakihara
Department of Paediatrics, Heartlife Hospital, Japan
10:10-10:45
Is it time to start initiating specific oral immunotherapy in infants?
Dr David Luyt
Consultant Paediatric Allergist, University Hospitals of Leicester
10:45-11:15
If you only read 5 papers this year...
Professor Adam Fox
BSACI President and Consultant Paediatric Allergist, Guy's and St Thomas' NHS Foundation Trust 
11:15-11:45
Break
 Second SessionCurrent Challenges          
11:45-12:15
How should we manage services to rectify inequalities? 
Dr Sibel Somnez-Ajtai

Consultant Paediatrician in Allergy, Sheffield Children's NHS Foundation Trust 
12:15-12:45
Adapting and improving allergy care within COVID-distanced context
Dr Helen Brough
Paediatric Allergy Consultant
Dr Ru-Xin Foong/Dr Erika Harnik Paediatric Allergy Trainees
Guy's and St Thomas' NHS Foundation Trust
 
12:45-13:30
Lunch
 Third SessionKeynote Insight Food Session          
13:30-14:15
Keynote Lecture; Emerging themes in food allergy from the States
Professor Matthew Greenhawt
Associate Professor in Paediatric Allergy & mmunology, Director of Food Challenge Research Unit, Childrens Hospital Colorado
14:15-14:30
Question Panel with Professor Greenhawt
Professor Matthew Greenhawt
 
14:30-15:00
Break
15:00-15:30
Tailoring food allergy immunotherapy modality choices for individual patients
Dr Marta Krawiec
Paediatric Allergy Consultant
Guy's and St Thomas' NHS Foundation Trust
15:30-16:00
Making decisions with families
Ms Mary Jane Marchisoto
Lead Patient Advocate for EAACI task force
 16:00-16:10
Close of study day