Allergy Management Q&A

Posted: 9th November 2023

At this time of year The Allergy Team always get lots of allergy management questions from schools about hosting Christmas celebrations, PTA events and Natasha’s Law and, the most common one in Autumn, “do nut trees pose a risk to pupils with allergies?”

Well, we are delighted to let you know that one of the UK’s leading Paediatric Allergy Consultants, Professor Adam Fox will be joining us for a special Q&A for schools, to answer all these questions and more.

When: Wednesday 15th November 2023

Time: 11am – 12pm on Zoom

This event is open to all school staff and will be especially relevant to houseparents, school nurses, and Deputy Heads (Pastoral).

It is free for School Members of The Allergy Team and staff should email to register.

For non-members there is a £19.99 registration fee but BSA Members we are offering a 20% discount.  To register click here (the discount has already been applied).

Adam Fox is Professor of Paediatric Allergy at King’s College London and Chair of the National Allergy Strategy Group. He is immediate past-President of the British Society of Allergy and Clinical Immunology and works with patients in the NHS and at his private clinic.

These sessions always get booked up very quickly, so please reserve your place without delay.

Don’t worry if you can’t make the live event. A recording will be sent to all those who register, so please sign up and put forward your question.

What schools say about The Allergy Team’s Q&As

“The presentation was informative and pitched at just the right level. One of the best webinars I have attended.” Justin Aitken, Health and Safety Manager, Thomas’s London Day Schools

“Very helpful – ought to be a mandatory information session for all schools and organisations!” Kevin Burnett

“The session has made me more prepared. A great session with a great impact!” Natalie Revell, School Business Manager, Northumberland

“Worth every minute watching. So informative and useful, thank you.” Jenny Brookes, School Administrator, Cornwall

“All schools should be listening to your webinar as it highlighted so well the complexities of dealing with food allergies in schools, and yet there is abundant good practice and advice out there to ensure risk is minimised.”  Jenny Pittam, Interim Head of Contract Catering Services, London Borough of Tower Hamlets

“Very informative and thought provoking. The physical aspects of managing allergies are usually what comes to mind, but this webinar also focused on the emotional side, which was excellent.” Genevieve Casson, Compliance Officer, Essex

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