Environmental science was set as a key priority for the EAACI Research Agenda. The decision followed the survey organized in 2018 of the world key opinion leaders on trends and research priorities in asthma and allergic diseases, followed by the brainstorming session at the first European Strategic Forum on Allergic Diseases and Asthma.
An integrated approach to environment and health policies is needed to tackle environmental risks, based on high quality evidence in order to implement appropriate measures. This requires high quality tools in a form of a framework delivered by the Academia in the format of evidence-based guidelines.
We invite you to provide your valuable input on the first set of recommendations focused on the impact of outdoor pollutants on asthma-related end-points Please come back with your comments and suggestions by February 12th.
Ioana Agache, Marek Jutel and Cezmi Akdis