Tracheoesophageal Fistula Repair

09 July 2016

This 3D medical animation shows a tracheoesophageal fistula in which the esophagus has an abnormal connection to the trachea. The animation explains the normal development of the esophagus and trachea, as well as how a tracheoesophageal fistula and esophageal atresia […] LEARN MORE

EAT to be represented on the Advisory Board of ERNICA

09 July 2016

EAT is pleased to report that ERNICA (European Reference Network on Rare inherited and congenital diseases) with its focus of expertise on Rare-complex gastrointestinal diseases (including oesophageal atresia) has submitted its application to be a recognised European Reference Network. We […] LEARN MORE

A message from the EAT board

09 July 2016

A quick glance at the headlines and you might conclude that we truly live in troubling and uncertain times. But you don’t have to look very far beyond the news of the jolting Brexit vote, the uncertainty in the EU […] LEARN MORE

Breaking news: OA 2016 Call for abstracts extended!

01 June 2016

Call for Abstracts deadline extended The deadline for the Fourth International Conference on Oesophageal Atresia abstract submissions has been extended. The call for abstract deadline has been extended until 1 July 2016. Don’t forget to submit your abstract for your […] LEARN MORE

4th International Conference on Oesophageal Atresia in Sydney from 15-16 September 2016

31 May 2016

The program will lead to an improved understanding of Oesophageal Atresia, inspire development of innovative therapies, enhance local and international collaborations and help establish well defined evidence based standards of care for Oesophageal Atresia.

Eat new members

29 May 2016

EAT is very pleased to welcome two new members: ABeFAO (Belgium Association Belge Francophone de l’Atrésie de l’Oesophage) TROAD (Türkiye Özofagus Atrezisi Çocuk ve Aile Destek Derneği) were accepted without objections.

Elected Rare Gastrointestinal ePAG Patient Representatives

29 May 2016

EURORDIS has established European Patient Advocacy Groups (ePAGs) to work with the EU’s initiative to create European Reference Networks (ERNs). EURORDIS recently asked for people from its member associations like EAT to come forwards possible delegates for these ePAGs. Eat […] LEARN MORE

October 16th, 2015 in Stuttgart: EAT meets with its Medical Advisory Committee

28 February 2016

It seemed quite ambitious at the time when EA patient support groups from Europe and Australia were given the opportunity to present at the first-ever International Congress on Esophageal Atresia, and to unveil the banner and logo of ‘EAT’ as […] LEARN MORE