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  • New and updated ASCIA COVID-19 resources
    18 May 2020: Public health measures implemented by Australian and New Zealand governments have been successful in controlling the spread of SARS-CoV-2, the coronavirus that causes COVID-19. This means that plans are being made in most regions to re-open schools for face to f...
  • AIFA grant EOI deadline is now 28 August 2020
    27 April 2020: In recognition that many potential AIFA grant applicants have less discretionary time in 2020 due to the demands from COVID-19, the AIFA grant EOI deadline (previously 15 April 2020) has been deferred. The revised dates for the AIFA 2020 grant process are as f...
  • Latest changes to telehealth services
    27 April 2020: Following continued advocacy by ASCIA and other peak medical bodies, the Federal Government amended telehealth services on 20 April 2020, so that specialists (consultant physicians) and allied health service providers are no longer required to bulk bill telehe...
  • ASCIA COVID-19 Updates
    27 April 2020: Since early March 2020, ASCIA has been developing and updating the ASCIA COVID-19 webpage https://allergy.org.au/members/covid-19 and resources, including the following COVID-19 Postion Statements and webinar, which have recently been updated. to focus on immu...
  • Vale Professor Andrew Kemp AM
    3 April 2020: It is with great sadness that we advise that Professor Andrew Kemp AM passed away at the age of 77 years, on Friday 3rd April 2020. He will be dearly missed and on behalf of ASCIA we send condolences to his family, friends and colleagues. Professor Kemp was a l...
  • ASCIA COVID-19 Update
    24 March 2020: ASCIA COVID-19 website updates The ASCIA COVID-19 webpage www.allergy.org.au/members/covid-19 is reviewed on a daily basis and updated as required. The latest updates are as follows: The ASCIA 2020 Conference has been postponed to September 2021. This will be...
  • ASCIA Annual Conference postponed to September 2021
    23 March 2020: ASCIA has closely monitored the COVID-19 outbreak in relation to the ASCIA 2020 Conference, which was scheduled for the first week of September 2020 in Melbourne. Given that the situation has rapidly evolved in Australia and New Zealand, we have decided to pos...
  • ASCIA COVID-19 Update
    16 March 2020: In response to the COVID-19 infectious respiratory disease outbreak caused by the most recently discovered coronavirus, ASCIA has developed a number of resources, including a new open access ASCIA webpage dedicated to COVID-19 information. The situation regard...

  • Site updated: 18 May 2020


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