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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.


01 November 2013

mind the gap

Mind the Gap

Clinical and Molecular-Genetics Studies in Esophageal Atresia. The research [...] LEARN MORE


Thoracoscopic elongation of the esophagus.

Long gap esophageal atresia in which a primary anastomosis [...] LEARN MORE

06 October 2013

maggi's book

A book for TOF children

When our daughter Lois was born with trachea oesophageal [...] LEARN MORE

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We are grateful to Covidien for their financial support to create the EAT website :

The 3rd International Conference on Esophageal Atresia will be held in Rotterdam, The Netherlands, 2nd and 3rd of October 2014.