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March 2, 2022

MHWFAC receives international honor

The Mary H. Weiser Food Allergy Center (MHWFAC) has been selected as a Center of Excellence by the World Allergy Organization (WAO).

August 15, 2021

Webinar: "Beyond the Bubble - Back to School with Confidence"

Pandemic distancing provided a shield of sorts for people with food allergies and their families. Now, as restrictions ease and a new school year looms, shedding the protective bubble can lead to extra stress and anxiety for those who must cope not only with the resumption of interaction but the increased potential exposure.

March 3, 2021

Keynote speakers set for June scientific symposium

The MHWFAC will host biomedical researchers, physicians and other scientists at a virtual 2021 research symposium on June 2-3 via Zoom.

“Mechanisms and Treatment of Food Allergy” will offer an outstanding program featuring esteemed biomedical experts and thought leaders. The half-day session on June 2 will address clinical research ,

food allergy parenting
February 24, 2021

March 18 webinar: Co-parenting and food allergies

Managing food allergy is a daily challenge even when caregivers are in sync. When they aren't, and when the child with food allergy has more than one home base, matters can get tense.

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February 8, 2021

Report urges holistic approach to new allergy therapies

As scientific research continues to expand the possibilities for treating food allergy, the development and rollout of new medical therapies must be combined with support that takes into account patients’ other needs, concludes a new paper published in the journal Current Treatment Options in Allergy.

January 18, 2021

MHWFAC food allergy research symposium set for June 2-3 via Zoom

The MHWFAC's 2021 symposium, "Mechanisms and Treatment of Food Allergy," will take place on June 2 and 3 via Zoom. All sessions will take place in the morning (Eastern Daylight Time).

Day One will focus on clinical research, featuring keynote speaker Supinda Bunyanovich, MD, MPh, MPhil of the Icahn School of Medicine. Day Two will focus