Sections

The academy has established the EAACI Sections on Basic & Clinical Immunology, Asthma, Pediatric, Dermatology and ENT. The sections are represented in the Executive Committee by their chairs and have the opportunity to propose task forces as well as joint sessions with appropriate specialised societies. Every 2 years, new board members, chair and secretary and ExCom members are elected.

Dermatology

Board 2022-2024

    • Jose Luis Garcia-Abujeta
    • Charlotte Mortz
    • Maria Bova
  • Board members
    • Maria Bova
    • Barbara Ballmer-Weber
    • Annalisa Santucci
    • Elena Petkova
    • Pavel Kolkhir
    • Leonie Herzog
  • JM Representative
    • Daniela Carvalho

Charlotte Mortz and Knut Brockow discuss the importance and prevalence of skin allergy

“Between 20-30% of the population has had skin allergy at some point in their lives (…) A disease like atopic dermatitis affects 20% of all children at some point in their childhood”

Peter Schmid-Grendelmeier discusses the biggest challenges in allergic skin diseases and highlights European priorities in the field

“In the field of allergic skin diseases (there is) an increase of atopic dermatitis, which is a global problem, (…) and a rapid increase in some contact allergens that cause contact dermatitis”