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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.


03 March 2023

AFAO Research Prize 2023 / Call for application.

Due to the rare nature of esophageal pathologies, research [...] LEARN MORE

We were born with EA/TEF: testimonies from adults born with EA/TEF

Thank you to the adults TOFS members for sharing [...] LEARN MORE

27 November 2022

Five years of ERNICA

As ERNICA, the European Reference Network for rare Inherited [...] LEARN MORE

26 November 2022

A patient journey for an esophageal atresia patient

Using a unique methodology to map an esophageal atresia [...] LEARN MORE

01 November 2022

Advantages of centralization of care

This webinar was presented on Wednesday 26th October 2022 [...] LEARN MORE

25 October 2022

Graham Slater awarded the Esophageal Atresia World Award in Cincinnati

  Graham Slater has been awarded the Esophageal* Atresia [...] LEARN MORE

Magnamosis for long gap esophageal atresia: Minimally invasive “Fatal Attraction”

AndreaConfortia      ChiaraPellegrinoa    LauraValfréa   ChiaraIacussoa   PaoloMariSalvatoreSchingob [...] LEARN MORE

25 September 2022

ERNICA consensus conferences

ERNICA is the European Reference Network for rare Inherited and Congenital (digestive and gastrointestinal) Anomalies. The network [...] LEARN MORE

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The 7th international Conference on EA will be held in Istambul, Turkey, in 2025.