EAT Events

4th international EA conference in Sydney

01 January 2017

Steering Board form the majority of the EAT Medical Advisory Committee. There have previously been EA conferences in this series in Lille (2010), Montreal (2012) and Rotterdam (2014). The next one will be in 2019 in Rome, and our colleagues […] LEARN MORE

The “Fourth International Conference on Oesophageal Atresia” : Coming together.

22 February 2016

The “Fourth International Conference on Oesophageal Atresia” will be held in Sydney on September 15-16th, 2016. As chair of the local organising committee I would like to extend a warm welcome to all of you. Website The theme of the […] LEARN MORE

Report on gastro-esophageal reflux from Shelley

26 August 2015

Dear fellow-sufferers of esophageal atresia, I am 18 years old and was born myself with a long-gap esophageal atresia. In my last year of high school I have to write a diploma thesis. Since I am now more concerned about […] LEARN MORE

TOF/OA Leaflets now available in Arabic!

26 August 2015

A  TOFS member Mayyada Wazaify  translated some of the TOFS leaflets into Arabic! Mayyada is Professor of Pharmacy Practice at the University of Jordan and also Mum to five year old Mohammad, born with TOF/OA. Mohammad has needed six oesophageal […] LEARN MORE

Outcomes from the first international EA survey.

24 April 2015

In this video, Graham Slater, EAT Chairman, presents the outcomes arising from the 2014 EA survey.

Recent Eat survey of EA patients

18 October 2014

Surgery is life saving, After-care is life enhancing In July and August 2014, EAT conducted an inter­net-based international survey of parents/carers and EA patients which generated very nearly 1000 responses. This survey contained 40 questions which, besides capturing each patient’s national­ity, […] LEARN MORE

EA Conference October 2-3, 2014 Rotterdam

04 October 2014

The 3rd International Conference on Esophageal Atresia was held in Rotterdam, The Netherlands, on October 2 and 3, 2014. This meeting put together multidisciplinary teams and family support groups dedicated to the care of EA patients all over the world. Here […] LEARN MORE

The KEKS house

29 May 2013

Since December 2012, the KEKS House in Stuttgart Sommerrain has been completed and “put into operation”. KEKS families can meet here when they simply need time away from their daily chores with their ill child. Together we attempt to find […] LEARN MORE

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