Services for Patients & Families
Lurie Children's FASE Events
Kids’ Food Allergy Hangouts for Patients
We host Kids’ Food Allergy Hangouts for our patients and friends of Lurie Children's that give children with food allergy opportunities to be with other children who share their experiences.
The meetings are held virtually.
Kids with Food Allergy Virtual Hangout (ages 7-12 years)
July 19, 2021 at 6 p.m.
Virtual Informational Meetings
FASE offers topic-based workshops on issues such as back to school, traveling, parental anxiety, holiday preparation, current food allergy research and more. FASE also offers guest speakers and joint events with other food allergy support services.
Family OIT Virtual Meeting for patients currently on Palforzia® Treatment
July 12, 2021 at 6 p.m.
MOCHA/LURIE Virtual Event
August 9, 2021 at 7 p.m.
Essentials of Food Allergy Workshops for Caregivers
Our Essentials of Food Allergy Workshops are available to all Lurie Children’s Allergy and Immunology patients and friends of Lurie Children’s.
The meetings are held virtually. Upcoming dates TBA.
During the meetings we review:
- The basic science of an allergic reaction
- Food allergy avoidance
- Emergency health care plans
- When and how to use injectable epinephrine
- Common emotions and social challenges that a family may encounter