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The Federation of Esophageal Atresia and Tracheo-Esophageal Fistula

EAT is a federation of member support groups each associated with the rare congenital condition of Esophageal Atresia (EA). Each of the member organisations of EAT operates on a charitable basis in its own country.
The main goals of are to help EA patients and health professionals share their knowledge and experience, promote awareness of the condition across the world and support worldwide research and collation of information concerning the treatment and care of people born with esophageal atresia.


31 May 2016


4th International Conference on Oesophageal Atresia in Sydney from 15-16 September 2016

The program will lead to an improved understanding of [...] LEARN MORE

29 May 2016


Eat new members

EAT is very pleased to welcome two new members: [...] LEARN MORE


Elected Rare Gastrointestinal ePAG Patient Representatives

EURORDIS has established European Patient Advocacy Groups (ePAGs) to [...] LEARN MORE

28 February 2016


October 16th, 2015 in Stuttgart: EAT meets with its Medical Advisory Committee

It seemed quite ambitious at the time when EA [...] LEARN MORE

22 February 2016


The “Fourth International Conference on Oesophageal Atresia” : Coming together.

The “Fourth International Conference on Oesophageal Atresia” will be [...] LEARN MORE

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The 4th International Conference on Esophageal Atresia will be held in Sydney, Australia, 2016