ACIS 2018 CME

1. History of Allergy in Singapore

Date : 18 January 2018, Thursday
Time : 1800 hours
Venue : Tudor Ballroom, Goodwood Park Hotel
             22 Scotts Road, Singapore 228221

2. Allegic Airway Diseases: From Allergen to Therapy

Date : 24 February 2018, Saturday
Time : 1230 hours – 1530 hours
Venue : Grand Copthorne Waterfront Hotel, Galleria Ballroom, Level 3

3. ACIS Dinner Symposium

Date : 15 August 2018, Wednesday
Time : 1800 hours
Venue : Novotel Singapore On Stevens, Polaris III

 

ACIS Travel Grant and Sponsorship

ACIS Travel Grant and Sponsorship Procedure

TRAVEL GRANTS

  1. The society awards travel grants for members to attend scientific conferences related to allergy or clinical immunology.
  2. Travel grants will be capped at SGD$1000, and are to be used for payment of conference registration, travel fare, or accommodation.
  3. Applicants for ACIS travel grants may be doctors, allied health workers, or research staff. Eligibility criteria for application are as follows:
    • Must be an ACIS member.
    • For doctors, the applicant must have an accepted abstract for the conference. The application must be supported by two other ACIS members (a proposer and a seconder).
    • For allied health workers or research staff, the application must be supported by two other ACIS members (a proposer and a seconder).
  4. The application is subject to approval by the executive committee.
  5. The travel grant will only be disbursed after the conference, when the applicant has furnished proof of attendance as well as submitted all relevant receipts for claims.

SPONSORSHIP FOR INVITED SPEAKERS TO REGIONAL CONFERENCES

  1. The society also sponsors members to attend conferences organized by sister societies, as an invited speaker. These conferences include (but are not limited to):
    • World Allergy Organisation (WAO)
    • APAAACI/ APAPARI
    • Malaysian Society of Allergy and Immunology (MSAI)
    • Jakarta Allergy and Clinical Immunology Network (JACIN)
  2. ACIS will only sponsor invited speakers only where a direct request has been raised through the conference’s organisers. The executive committee shall decide and nominate the speaker from among the society’s members, and only nominated speakers will be sponsored.
  3. Travel grants will be capped at SGD$2000, and are to be used for payment of speakers’ conference registration (if applicable), travel fare, and/or accommodation.
  4. The sponsorship will only be disbursed after the conference, when the speaker has submitted all relevant receipts for claims.
  5. The society will not sponsor any of her members on behalf of pharmaceutical companies or other organisations.

Interested members may contact acis.secretariat@gmail.com for travel grant application.

 

Contact

Mailing address:

Allergy and Clinical Immunology Society (Singapore)
Department of Rheumatology, Allergy and Immunology
Tan Tock Seng Hospital
11 Jalan Tan Tock Seng
Singapore 308433

Email:
acis.secretariat@gmail.com

Conferences

February 2 - 5, 2018 | Dubai, UAE
XII World Congress on COPD, Asthma

March 2 - 5, 2018 | Orlando, Florida USA
AAAAI Annual Meeting / World Allergy Congress (WAC) 2018

April 20 - 23, 2018 | Barcelona, Spain
XI World Asthma, Allergy and COPD Forum

April 22-28, 2018 | Webinar - April 25, 2018 @ 9:00AM EDT (New York)
World Allergy Week 2018