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We are delighted to bring you a varied and diverse educational programme this year interspersing plenary talks with parallel sessions and practical hands on sessions.

Preliminary Programme (PDF)

BSACI Committees, Groups and Representatives meet and greet schedule

The BSACI stand will host short ‘meet and greet’ meetings of various committees and working groups during the conference to allow people to find out key information about the work of each of these committees in an informal environment.

Time Day Name Working Group/Committee
15:30 – 16:15 Thursday 5th Oct BDA Food Allergy Specialist Group (FASG)
10:30 – 11:15 Friday 6th Oct Psychology Working Group
12:50 – 14:00 Friday 6th Oct Nurses in Allergy Committee
15:30 – 16:15 Friday 6th Oct Adult Allergy Committee
10:30 – 11:00 Saturday 7th Oct BSACI Allergy Education Network (BAEN)


Organising committee

Name Affiliation
Nandinee Patel Joint Programme Lead
Natasha Gunawardana Joint Programme Lead
Cherry Alviani Deputy Lead
Olympia Tsilochristou Abstracts lead
Fiona Rayner BSACI
Louise Colonnese BSACI
Vivine Smith BSACI
Rebecca Batt Nurses Representative
Isabel Skypala Dietetic Representative
Matt Doyle Primary Care Representative
Catherine Hyland  CEA

Programme Planning Committee

Name Affiliation
Nandinee Patel Programme Lead (joint)
Natasha Gunawardana Programme Lead (joint)
Fiona Rayner BSACI CEO
Cherry Alviani Deputy Lead
Graham Roberts BSACI President
Becca Batt Nurses representative
Karen Wright Dietetic representative
Isabel Skypala Dietetic representative
Patrick Yong Immunology
Judith Holloway Education
Matthew Ridd Primary Care
Glenis Scadding Rhinology
Nick Makwana Paediatric allergy
Olympia Tsilochristou Abstracts lead
George Gkimpas Adult Allergy
Polly James Pyschology
Helen Smith Education/transition/Ethics
Dorothea Grosse Adult nurse
Marta Vazquez Ortiz Paediatric Allergy