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  • Updates to Australian medicine labelling rules to support medicine safety
    The Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA) public consultation is now open on Updates to Australian medicine labelling rules to support medicine safety to seek feedback to make sure proposed changes to labelling rules support the safe use of medicines. The TGA is proposing...
  • Arexvy® RSV Vaccine
    ASCIA has submitted a letter of support for the Arexvy® Respiratory Syncytial Virus (RSV) Vaccine application for new National Immunisation Program (NIP) listing (lodged 29 May 2024) which is available at https://www.allergy.org.au/ascia-submissions  Respiratory Syncytial Virus (RSV) recombinant subunit vaccine...
  • Food Allergy Week 2024 - When eating out, always ask, always tell
    Food Allergy Week 2024 runs from 26 May to 1 June, and is an initiative of Allergy & Anaphylaxis Australia, the national patient/carer support organisation. The theme for Food Allergy Week 2024 is 'When eating out, always ask, always tell'. The risk of an allergic reaction...
  • ASCIA 2024 Conference Registration and Abstract Submission is Now Open
    ASCIA 2024 Conference registration and abstract submission are now open at https://ascia2024.com/ The ASCIA 2024 Conference Program Book is available here ASCIA 2024 PROGRAM BOOK402.36 KB We look forward to seeing you at the ASCIA 2024 Conference, which will be held from...
  • ASCIA Anaphylaxis e-training for Schools and Childcare Reports
    For the first time since ASCIA e-training courses for Schools and Children’s Education/Care (CEC) were introduced in 2010, reports have been developed based on mandatory feedback surveys in the Australasian versions of the courses. The surveys were completed by 43,945...
  • ASCIA Anaphylaxis e-training for Health Professionals Reports
    For the first time since ASCIA e-training for health professionals was introduced in 2011, reports have been developed based on mandatory feedback surveys. These surveys were completed by 1,730 health professionals and the reports are available here Highlights from the...
  • Recent ASCIA Updates – Immunodeficiency and Autoimmunity
    To coincide with World Primary Immunodeficiency (PI) Week (22-28 April 2024) and the International Day of Immunology (29 April 2024) ASCIA has updated: ASCIA information for patients and carers about primary immunodeficiencies (also known as inborn errors of immunity)...
  • Recent ASCIA Updates – Anaphylaxis and Allergy
    The ASCIA team is in the process of updating all ASCIA website Information for patients and carers as part of the National Allergy Council Shared Care for Allergy project. ASCIA patient/carer allergy information topic areas recently updated are: Allergy Treatments Food...
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