31st ANNUAL CONFERENCE OF THE AUSTRALASIAN SOCIETY OF CLINICAL IMMUNOLOGY AND ALLERGY (ASCIA) 1-3 September 2021 | Melbourne Convention Centre | South Wharf | Victoria Australia


It is a pleasure to invite you to participate in the ASCIA 2021 Conference, the 31st annual conference of the Australasian Society of Clinical Immunology and Allergy (ASCIA), in Melbourne, Victoria.

The ASCIA 2021 Conference will run for 3 days, from Wednesday 1st to Friday 3rd September 2021, and will be held at the Melbourne Convention Centre. This includes concurrent sessions for Nurses, Dietitians and Medical Associate ASCIA members on Friday 3rd September 2021.

The conference will be held in conjunction with the Centre for Food & Allergy Research (CFAR) Symposium on Tuesday 31st August 2021 and the ANZVASC Symposium on Saturday 4th September 2021.

ASCIA annual conferences provide an international standard of continuing professional development and a unique opportunity to interact and collaborate with colleagues. These events are therefore a highlight of the year for ASCIA members and other health professionals working allergy, clinical immunology and immunopathology.

We look forward to your participation in the ASCIA 2021 Conference in Melbourne.

Kind regards,

Dr Dean Tey

ASCIA 2021 Chair

Professor Michaela Lucas

ASCIA President

Jill Smith


ASCIA 2021 Conference Organising Committee

Chair: Dr Dean Tey
CFAR: Dr Catherine Hornung, Dr Jennifer Koplin, A/Prof Kirsten Perrett.
ASCIA Conference: Dr Julian Bosco, Dr Theresa Cole, Prof Jo Douglass, Dr Sam Mehr, A/Prof Kirsten Perrett, Dr Stephanie Richards, Dr Joanne Smart.
ASCIA Nurse and Dietitian Updates: Helen Czech, Dr Vicki McWilliam.
Medical Associate Update: Dr David Tran, Dr Rubina Hameed.