News Releases - 2014

 

Food Allergy Research & Education Hosts Ninth Annual Teen Summit
11/6/2014
More than 350 teens, siblings and parents managing food allergies representing 26 states and the District of Columbia. will gather in Washington, D.C. this weekend for the Ninth Annual FARE Teen Summit.

Food Allergy Research & Education Names James Baker CEO and Chief Medical Officer
10/30/2014

Food Allergy Research & Education Launches Teal Pumpkin Project to Encourage Inclusion and Safety for Children with Food Allergies on Halloween
10/28/2014
National Campaign Reaches Millions in U.S. and Beyond

Food Allergy Research & Education Announces Launch of FARE Investigator in Food Allergy Awards
10/15/14
Invites Proposals from New Investigators and Mid-Career Scientists

Food Allergy Research & Education and the American College of Emergency Physicians Partner to Release Anaphylaxis Toolkit
10/1/14
New Resource Aims to Improve Emergency Department Discharge Procedures

Food Allergy Research & Education and Emergency Medicine Experts Come Together to Improve Understanding and Treatment of Anaphylaxis
9/18/14
Recommendations from Recent Emergency Management of Anaphylaxis Summit Will Lead to Action Plan

How Safe is Your Kitchen? Food Allergy Research & Education Debuts New Food Safety Resources
9/11/14
During Food Safety Month, FARE Provides Tips, Cooking Videos and Recipe Competition

New Study Aims for Quick Suppression of Food Allergies
9/8/2014
Food Allergy Research & Education Awards Grant to Leading Immunologist

Food Allergy Research & Education Survey Shows Inconsistencies in Treatment of Life-threatening Allergic Reactions
9/4/2014
FARE Convenes Emergency Medicine Experts for Emergency Management of Anaphylaxis Summit

Gut Bacteria That Protect Against Food Allergies Identified
8/25/2014
Common Gut Bacteria Prevent Sensitization to Allergens in a Mouse Model for Peanut Allergy, Paving the Way for Probiotic Therapies to Treat Food Allergies

Food Allergy Research & Education Partners With the Association on Higher Education And Disability
8/14/2014
Organizations Work to Ensure Safety and Inclusion for College Students with Food Allergies

Jo Frost Named National Ambassador of FARE Walk for Food Allergy
8/6/2014
Parenting Expert Teams Up with FARE to Raise Awareness to Support Food Allergy Community

FARE Credits CEO Lehr’s Tenure as Remarkable Success and Launches Search for New CEO
8/4/2014
Lehr Led Effort to Launch FARE, Unify Food Allergy Organizations

Food Allergy Research & Education Welcomes Dr. Ruchi Gupta to Medical Advisory Board, Education Working Group
7/17/2014
Food Allergy Research & Education (FARE), the nation’s leading nonprofit dedicated to food allergy, announced Thursday that Ruchi Gupta, M.D., M.P.H., a researcher, pediatrician and professor, has been elected to its highly regarded Medical Advisory Board. Dr. Gupta has also joined FARE’s Education Working Group.

Food Allergy Research & Education’s First National Food Allergy Conference Brings Together Top Experts and Offers Weekend of Learning to Live Well With Food Allergies
6/11/2014
Leading food allergy experts, bestselling author Curtis Sittenfeld and pro football player Adrian Peterson join FARE for multi-day conference

Food Allergy Research & Education (FARE) Champions Federal Legislation Encouraging Schools to Stock and Administer Epinephrine
5/23/2013
Rep. Phil Roe, M.D. (R-TN) and House Democratic Whip Steny Hoyer (MD) yesterday reintroduced the School Access to Emergency Epinephrine Act (H.R. 2094), legislation championed by Food Allergy Research & Education (FARE)

Food Allergy Research & Education Welcomes Renowned Scientists to Board of Directors, Research Advisory Board
5/14/2014
Food Allergy Research & Education (FARE), the nation’s leading nonprofit dedicated to food allergy, announced Wednesday that physician and human geneticist David Altshuler, M.D., Ph.D., has been elected to its Board of Directors, and leading food allergy investigator Stacie M. Jones, M.D., has been elected to its Research Advisory Board.

Food Allergy Research & Education Urges Americans to Take Action This Week On Behalf of 15 Million with Food Allergies
5/12/2014
Annual Food Allergy Awareness Week Observed May 11-17

Food Allergy Research & Education Declares May Food Allergy Action Month
4/30/2014
With 15 million Americans affected, there are 15 million reasons to learn and take action

15 Million Reasons to Walk: 2014 FARE Walk for Food Allergy Kicks Off
4/24/2014
Walkers Unite to Raise Awareness and Critical Funds for a Cure in More Than 65 Events Nationwide

Food Allergy Research & Education Launches Online Resource Center for Diners with Food Allergies
4/17/2014
SafeFARE Website and PSA Offer Tips and Tools for Dining Out Safely

Food Allergy Research & Education Convenes Second College Food Allergy Summit
4/10/2014
Representatives from 30 Campuses Will Contribute to Guidelines for Managing Food Allergies

Giving Back: Food Allergy Research & Education Awards More Than $135,000 in Support to 60 Communities Nationwide
4/2/2014
Community Outreach Grant Program promotes local education, advocacy and awareness efforts

Food Allergy Research & Education Welcomes Joseph Ianniello to Board of Directors
3/5/2014
Food Allergy Research & Education (FARE) announced today that Joseph Ianniello, chief operating officer for CBS Corporation, has been elected to its Board of Directors.

Food Allergy Research & Education Partners with AAAAI to Attract Gifted Investigators to the Field of Food Allergy
3/3/2014
At the 2014 Annual Meeting of the American Academy of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology (AAAAI) this weekend, AAAAI announced that Food Allergy Research & Education (FARE) has contributed $50,000 to help launch a fund that will provide a perpetual source of support for research in allergy, asthma and immunologic diseases.

Food Allergy Research & Education Releases "Your Food Allergy Field Guide" to Connect Newly Diagnosed Families with Critical Resources
2/4/2014
Guide Helps Families Get Educated and Live Well with Food Allergies

Food Allergy Research & Education Announces Partnership with MenuTrinfo on Allergen Training Program for Foodservices
1/27/2014
Food Allergy Research & Education (FARE) today announced a new partnership with MenuTrinfo®, a provider of nutritional analysis and allergen training, to offer the company's AllerTrain™ program to foodservice operators and their teams.

Food Allergy Research & Education Launches New National Program to Help Make College Campuses Safer for Students with Food Allergies
1/16/2014
Food Allergy Research & Education (FARE) is proud to announce the launch of an ambitious new program aimed at providing students with food allergies a safer college experience by helping colleges and universities develop uniform policies to effectively manage food allergy, a potentially life-threatening disease.

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