“UNSW medical researcher Keith Ooi has received a $1 million grant to lead a major study to see if probiotics can improve the overall health and life expectancy of children with cystic fibrosis.” — Read more here
“A $1 million grant has been awarded to Dr Keith Ooi, Gastroenterologist at Sydney Children’s Hospital, Randwick, to investigate whether probiotics can improve the overall health and life expectancy of children with cystic fibrosis.” — Read more here
Professor Adam Jaffe commenting on the importance of the Flu vaccine: https://omny.fm/shows/lisa-and-pete/professor-adam-jaffe-how-often-do-you-wash-your-sh
Professor Jaffe has been awarded funding to undertake research in paediatric rare lung disease Read more about it here https://www.australiangenomics.org.au/news-events/news/2018/faster-genetic-diagnosis-for-critically-ill-babies-and-children-in-australia/
Asthma and Your Child – A Resource Pack for Parents and Carers – Dec 2017 – Click the image to read
On Monday 20 November 2017 at a ceremony at Admiralty House in Sydney, His Excellency General the Honourable Sir Peter Cosgrove AK MC (Retd), the Patron of Cystic Fibrosis Australia (CFA), presented Professor Adam Jaffe with the CFA Patron’s research award for his work demonstrating a novel concept, significant achievements and solid evidence in line with key CFA research criteria.
“A leading paediatric respiratory physician has called for enhanced surveillance to determine the impact of the 13-valent pneumococcal vaccine following preliminary data suggesting it might cause an increase in more virulent S. pneumoniae serotypes. Speaking ahead of the Asian Pacific Society of Respirology (APSR) Congress in Sydney, Professor Adam Jaffe told the limbic the data was consistent with increasing
Includes an eBook and a School and Children’s services action plan to educate teachers and school staff in aiding a child during an asthma flare up. See more here and here.
A hub for the 250,000 young Australians living with severe allergy. Click here to find out more.
The school holidays are well and truly over. Some of you may be noting this with a sigh of relief! But as kids return to the classroom, so do their lunches; the important part we all need to know is what to pack, so they stay alert and active throughout the day. We quizzed paediatric nutrition expert Lynsey Bramley, on