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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.


25 November 2020

Little Info cards make life easier for German patients with esophageal atresia

A lot of patients with esophageal atresia have a [...] LEARN MORE

23 November 2020

Rare Disease Week 2021 : save the date !

EURORDIS (a non-governmental patient-driven alliance of patient organisations) organise [...] LEARN MORE

06 November 2020

09/11 Kids art auction for OATSA – South Africa

On the 9th of November, OATSA organize a kids [...] LEARN MORE

26 October 2020

Care recommendations for the respiratory complications of esophageal atresia-tracheoesophageal fistula

The International Network of Esophageal Atresia, Respiratory Complications Working [...] LEARN MORE

10 October 2020

The Universal Health Coverage for Rare Diseases

RDI and EURORDIS have partnered to develop the Universal Health [...] LEARN MORE

28 September 2020

A medical glossary for esophageal atresia

The French Association of Esophageal Atresia (AFAO) is proud [...] LEARN MORE

26 August 2020

Fanny-Selena Prize 2020

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

06 June 2020

Oral feeding difficulties : a notebook to support the families

To support parents in their child’s oral feeding difficulties,¬† [...] LEARN MORE

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The sixth international conference on EA will be held in Cincinnati, USA, in 2022.