World leader to speak at Allergy New Zealand AGM
Professor Innes Asher will be the keynote speaker at Allergy New Zealand’s Annual General Meeting on Thursday 14 August.
Professor Asher, from the University of Auckland’s Department of Paediatrics, was recently awarded the Liley Medal for her research into the prevalence of asthma and allergic disease in children worldwide.
Professor Asher’s presentation will be from 7.30pm – 8.30pm, at the Jubilee Hall, 545 Parnell Road, Newmarket, Auckland and is open to the public for a gold coin donation, as well as to members. It will be followed by a light supper, and the Annual General Meeting.
Professor Asher leads the International Study of Asthma and Allergies in Childhood (ISAAC), a major worldwide research programme, with key coordination from New Zealand, studying asthma, allergic rhinoconjunctivitis and atopic eczema.