Category: Events

ASNPN Vice-President attends high-profile International Day of Women and Girls in Science event

On February 11, 2017, AllerGen HQP Laura Feldman joined an exclusive audience of more than 100 women and girls to celebrate the 2017 International Day of Women and Girls in Science, held at Facebook Canada’s headquarters in Toronto, ON. As

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AllerGen’s Scientific Director talks about ‘big data’

“Imagine a crystal ball into early life, from the womb to 100 days after birth: imagine knowing how to set in motion a path to healthy living in families and communities. At McMaster we are creating this crystal ball through

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AllerGen speakers featured at AQIA Annual Meeting

AllerGen Scientific Director Dr. Judah Denburg and research leader Dr. Susan Elliott were among the presenters featured at the 6th Annual Meeting of (AQIA), held 30 September 2015 in Quebec City. The theme of the meeting was “Food Allergen Management:

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AllerGen to host French-language forum on asthma

Join AllerGen and a panel of Montreal’s leading asthma experts in an engaging public forum about asthma: what provokes it, what exacerbates it, and what can be done to control or prevent it. The free French-language event will be held

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Anaphylaxis Canada hosts 7th Annual Community Conference

Anaphylaxis Canada will host its 7th Annual Community Conference, Managing food allergies: Working together for a safer future, on Saturday, May 10, 2014, at the Delta Hotel in Markham, Ontario. This interactive, informative event will feature: Workshops, panel discussions and presentations by

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Pushing toward personalized medicine

AllerGen Principal Investigator Professor Tim Caulfield will speak on the topic of The Policy Challenges and Health Limits of Personalized Medicine at The University of British Columbia on Thursday, February 20, 2014, from 7:00 to 9:00 p.m. Professor Caulfield’s presentation, which is

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AllerGen 9th Annual Trainee Symposium

April 30 – May 2, 2014 Richmond, BC Vancouver Airport Marriott Hotel Open to all AllerGen trainees and ASNPN members. Space is limited. Registration Deadline: March 15, 2014. For more information contact Michelle Harkness

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AllerGen investigators share clinical expertise at food allergy fair

Allergy experts Dr. Moshe Ben-Shoshan and Dr. Yuka Asai gave free public lectures in front of a standing-room only crowd at a food allergy fair on Saturday, November 9, 2013, in Montréal. Drs Ben-Shoshan and Asai, both AllerGen investigators from

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‘Salon’ for food allergies to be held in Montréal, November 9

The Quebec Food Allergy Association (AQAA) will host its first annual ‘Salon for food allergies’ on Saturday, November 9, 2013. This free public fair will feature: •  Interactive workshops, kiosks, contests and prizes •  Allergen-free recipe demonstrations by a local chef •  Presentations

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1,500 Youth Athletes to Attend International Children’s Games

AllerGen NCE will raise awareness for asthma, allergies and anaphylaxis at the 47th annual International Children’s Games, which is expected to attract over 1,500 youth athletes from around the world from August 14 to 18, 2013 in Windsor, Ontario. The Games

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AllerGen and CSACI to co-host Young Allergy Professionals Networking Reception at CSACI Scientific Meeting in Toronto

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AllerGen Investigators Present at European Academy of Allergy and Clinical Immunology (EAACI) and World Allergy Organization (WAO) Congress in Milan, Italy

Sunday, June 23, 2013 – Dr. Paul Keith, President, Canadian Society of Allergy and Clinical Immunology Tuesday, June 25, 2013 – Dr. Judah Denburg, Scientific Director, AllerGen NCE Inc. lso presenting at the Congress are fellows-in-training, Dr. Andrew O’Keefe, McGill University and

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