Action Against Allergy workshop for parents of allergic children.
Professor Gideon Lack, Head of Service, Children's Allergy Service, Guy's and St Thomas' NHS Foundation Trust.
Food allergy basics and possible new treatments:
Dr Adam Fox, Consultant Paediatric Allergist, Guy's and St Thomas' NHS Foundation Trust.
Treating allergic reactions, when to use an Epipen, allergy in school:
Roisin Fitzsimons, Clinical Nurse Specialist, Guy's and St Thomas' NHS Foundation Trust.
Alice Sherwood, author, lecturer and mother of a severely allergic son.
The panel lead interactive discussion of parents' questions.
This workshop will advise on how to treat your child when they have an allergic reaction and answer such questions as: should you be carrying adrenaline with you? What are the prospects of a cure for food allergy?
Related website: www.actionagainstallergyworkshops.org