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CALENDAR of AAFA New England
Events, Programs, Support Groups

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Check back at this website  or join our e-mail list (see form at right) to receive announcements about future programs. Here are some of the recent events of the previous season:

NEW AFAA New England Speaker Series

Managing Your Child’s Atopic Dermatitis:
Causes, Treatment Strategies, and Practical Coping Tips


Jennifer LeBovidge, PhD & Karol Timmons, MS, CPNP


Learn about what causes atopic dermatitis and how treatments work, as well as practical tips for following skincare plans, breaking the itch-scratch cycle, and helping children cope with a chronic skin condition.


Wednesday, July 11, 2018
7:00 – 9:00 PM
Boston Children’s at Waltham, Conference Room A
9 Hope Ave, Waltham, MA 02453

Directions to the Conference Room: From the main lobby, take a right directly before the security desk.  Walk down the hallway until you pass the “Neurology” sign on the ceiling and take the next available right.  This will be a hallway with a downward slope with windows on the left.  Keep going until you see the sign “Medical Office Building” and take a left (the only turn you can take in the hallway).  You will see Conference Room A on your left.  

Open to the public without charge


MSIC Charity Golf Tournament to benefit AAFA New England

Monday, September 10, 2018

Black Rock Country Club


Join our e-mail list (see form at right) to receive announcements. 

Support groups take a break over the summer months, but we are still here to assist you. Contact us at aafane@aafane.org or call 781-444-7778.

For information about topics, speakers, and locations visit the Educational Support Groups Page of this website.

Boston Food Allergy Support Group:
Dates to be announced

Metro-Boston Allergy and Asthma Educational Support Group:
(Meets at Newton-Wellesley Hospital, Newton, MA)
Dates to be announced
Regional Forum for Teens and their Parents
(at Newton-Wellesley Hospital)
“Going to College with Food Allergies”

Date to be announced

Food Allergy Group of the North Shore:
(Meets at Salem Hospital/North Shore Medical Center; Davenport Conference Area, first floor)
Dates to be announced

Metro-Northwest Boston Area (meets at Children’s Hospital/Beth Israel medical office building in Lexington, MA):
Dates to be announced

Future meetings and programs will be added when they are scheduled.
Contact us if you have questions.


FAMILY “Meet-Ups”
Contact us with your ideas and suggestions, or to volunteer to help plan family events.

How about an afternoon of bowling or a softball game in the park?
Let us know if you can help organize or publicize a food-free family gathering. (Call 781-444-7778 or email aafane@aafane.org.)


Asthma and Allergy Essentials for Child Care Providers and Parents


Check back for new programs to be announced.

For information about the training program, or to schedule a workshop in your area, call 781-444-7778 or email aafane@aafane.org


Asthma Management and Education
Training seminar for nurses and respiratory therapists
Dates to be announced

Location: Newton-Wellesley Hospital, Newton, MA
2014 Washington Street (Route 16), Newton, MA

Registration fee: $25.00 (includes dinner and CEU’s)
Register here:  www.aafa.org/NE-ame
Note: Please have your professional license number on hand when you register. 


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