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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.


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

23 October 2015


3D medical animation on tracheoesophageal fistula Repair

Thanks to Covenant Health for this great animation on [...] LEARN MORE

27 August 2015


EAT Medical Advisory Committee

EAT is delighted to announce that the INoEA (the [...] LEARN MORE

26 August 2015


AFAO families day 2015

Here is a storify summary  of the annual families [...] LEARN MORE

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