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In the News Allergy Advocates

Teachers now trained to administer Epinephrine in Schools in New York State
Needle free alternative to autoinjectors
Unfortunate Response from Food Manufacturers
03 April 2024

Even with a cool, soggy start to Spring, it’s always time to think about advocacy and the safety of those more than 2,000,000 New Yorkers managing life threatening allergies. You can register here for or Food Allergy Awareness Day at the Capital in Albany on Tuesday, May 14, 9:30 – 5:00. Make sure your representatives hear from you about the challenges your family faces in managing life threatening allergies and why they need to support legislation addressing affordability and broad-based access to epinephrine.

We look forward to seeing you in Albany!


Courage at Congress, hosted by FARE, updated advocates on the latest in federally funded research and the personal stories from around the country that inspired calls for legislation in Congress.
Food service businesses are called upon to build on the cross contact avoidance protocols by stock EAIs, right next to the AEDs many of them already have on hand.
Time to for more states to amend laws that allow epinephrine stocking to requirement bills
Restaurant owners should follow the lead of college food service management in safely stocking epinephrine.
Avoiding foods you're not allergic to can increase risk of developing allergies.
Even in light of tragedy, epinephrine is first line of treatment for anaphylaxis.

EPI NEAR YOU NEW YORK

You are invited to virtually join the staff and guests of Wickham Farms for an Epi Near You New York session with Sandra Glantz, FNP, MNP and Jon Terry. 

Tuesday, June 25, 2024
10:00 a.m. EST
Please register for Wickham Farms here.

The staff of the Rochester JCC invite you to virtually join them for an Epi Near You New York session led by Dr. Theresa Bingeman and co-Founder Jon Terry.

Thursday, June 27, 2024
1:00 p.m. EST
Please register for JCC here.

You are invited to join, in person, the staff and guests of New York Kitchen Epi Near You New York session with Dr. Anitha Shrikhande and Jon Terry. 

Monday, July 1, 2024
6:00 p.m. EST
800 South Main Street
Wine Spectator Room
Canandaigua, NY 14424
585-394-7070
Please register for New York Kitchen here.

Find more information here. 

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