2017 Healthcare Professionals Conference

Thursday 16th November 2017

9.30am - 4.00pm

Coin Street Conference Centre, 108 Stamford Street, South Bank, London, SE1 9NH



Our Healthcare Conference is directed specifically at healthcare professional members and relevant corporate members and are addressed by leading clinicians and researchers and individuals with direct experience of allergy-related issues. Our Conference regularly attracts up to 100 healthcare professionals with a specific interest in allergy including dieticians, GPs, practice nurses and school nurses.

The 2017 Conference will be an opportunity to meet and listen to renowned speakers from the industry, exchange views and experiences and network with other healthcare professionals that have an interest in allergies

The conference will be chaired by Dr Andrew Clark. Consultant in Paediatric Allergy, Cambridge University Hospital Trust and Chair of Anaphylaxis Campaign’s Clinical & Scientific Panel


We have some of the industry’s leading speakers confirmed so far:

  • Rebecca Knibb, Chartered Psychologist, Registered Health Psychologist – “Coping with food allergy: converting research to practice”
  • Nikolaos G. Papadopoulos, MD, PhD, FRCP, Professor of Allergy & Paediatric Allergy, University of Manchester – “When and how should oral immunotherapy for food allergy become daily clinical practice?”
  • Emma Dellar, College Nurse, Queens’ College, Cambridge – “A maverick approach to driving institutional change: implementing Anaphylaxis guidelines and incorporating provision of generic devices”
  • Ruth Chalmers, Specialist Paediatric Allergy Dietitian, St Thomas’ Hospital – “Dietary Management of Food Allergy in the first year of life?”
  • Hazel Gowland, Food Adviser – Anaphylaxis Campaign, Researcher and Trainer – Allergy Action – “Living with food allergy update”
  • Dr George Du Toit, Consultant & Reader in Paediatric Allergy, St Thomas’ Hospital, King’s College, London – “The prevention of food allergy”
  • Dr Mich Erlewyn-Lajeunesse, Consultant in Paediatric Allergy & Immunology, Southampton – “How to take an allergy focused history and interpret tests”


Download the 2017 Healthcare Professional Conference Agenda 2017

Delegate fees

The Conference is FREE* for Professional Members of the Campaign. Non-members are welcome to attend and can purchase a ticket for £95 +VAT.

*MEMBERS are required to pay a £10.00 refundable booking fee. The booking fee will be refunded to delegates after they have attended the Conference or if they cancel their booking one week prior to the Conference. Please ensure you are logged in as a member to receive the discounted price

The Venue

Located minutes from Waterloo station, Coin Street Conference Centre is a modern and environmentally sustainable central London meeting venue.

For travel information, please visit their website

Exhibition Information

We have several sponsorship opportunities plus competitive exhibitor packages. For further information joanna@anaphylaxis.org.uk