The first ever in person allergy conference for parents and carers took place in Kent on the 24th September ‘Understanding Allergies’
We are extremely proud of the day and our amazing Allergy specialists in the fields of Dermatology, Dietetics and Psychology.
The fantastic Dr Helen Cox a consultant in Paediatric Allergy and Immunology at Imperial College NHS Trust, London and Dr Ola Smith consultant Paediatrician with Allergy & Respiratory interests at our very own William Harvey Hospital, East Kent were also there to give in depth talk on Allergies, anaphylaxis and the bodies response to food allergies and asthma.
Dr Evans-Howells a GP with a specialist interest in Allergies gave a great talk on the journey she had as a GP and her son being diagnosed with allergies. She is a trustee for Anaphylaxis campaign and runs Dorset Allergy
Heulwen Wyatt RGN, RSCN, MSc a Clinical Nurse Specialist in Paediatric Dermatology, Misbah Primett is the founder of Little People Dietitian, a nutritionist and a registered Childrens Dietitian (RD) who has specialised in Allergy. Special thank you to Dr Leah Kugelmass is a clinical psychologist and Odile Scherrer an assistant Psychologist Evelina Children’s Hospital of which we our family are lucky enough to have appointments at.
We also welcomed our guests speakers Natalie who is the founder and lead trainer at the Allergy Badge, an accredited allergy training provider, Jay Dhanjal an Allergy Life Coach founder of AshFriendly, Catherine Sutton from Airborne Allergy Action and Simone Miles from Allergy UK, all dedicated to bringing their expertise to parents and carers.
Thank you to our Sponsors ThermaFisher, Kitt Medical Allergy Companion, Curco.co and Lexi’s treats. If you would like to sponsor our next event please get in contact with Clare.