Allergy Organisations congratulate Mark Butler and Ged Kearney on appointments

The National Allergy Strategy, a partnership between the Australasian Society of Clinical Immunology and Allergy (ASCIA) and Allergy & Anaphylaxis Australia (A&AA), and the Centre for Food & Allergy Research (CFAR), would like to congratulate the Hon Mark Butler on his appointment as Minister for Health and Aged Care and the Hon Ged Kearney on […]

Croc meat may be unsafe for fish allergy sufferers 

 As Food Allergy Week approaches in Australia, researchers are warning people with a taste for crocodile that it could trigger dangerous reactions if they are allergic to fish.  Dr Thimo Ruethers, from James Cook University’s Australian Institute of Tropical Health and Medicine (AITHM) and Research Fellow in Human Health & Ageing at JCU’s Tropical Futures […]

Australia leading the world: Federal funding secured for allergy prevention and management 

 Wednesday March 30, 2022   Allergy experts have applauded the $26.9 million investment into allergy prevention and management announced in the Federal Government’s 2022 pre-election budget.  The funding will lead to the creation of two vital organisations, the National Allergy Council and National Allergy Centre of Excellence (NACE), that will work together to deliver world-leading initiatives […]

Statement: Research, clinical and consumer bodies welcome national allergy funding

Friday May 6, 2022 On behalf of Australians living with allergic diseases, the National Allergy Strategy, a partnership between the Australasian Society of Clinical Immunology and Allergy (ASCIA) and Allergy & Anaphylaxis Australia (A&AA), and the Centre for Food & Allergy Research (CFAR), we would like to thank the Federal Government for the $26.9 million […]