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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.


24 October 2014


Posters exhibition – 3rd international conference on esophageal atresia- Rotterdam

22 October 2014


From Human Cells to Tissue-Engineered Esophagus

In a first step toward future human therapies, researchers [...] LEARN MORE

18 October 2014


Recent Eat survey of EA patients

Surgery is life saving, After-care is life enhancing In [...] LEARN MORE

17 October 2014


4th international conference on esophageal atresia

On behalf of the Organising Committee, it is my [...] LEARN MORE

05 October 2014


Campaign for European Year for Rare Diseases 2019

Each year since 1983, the EU has chosen a [...] LEARN MORE

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