Journal article

Improving timely access to food allergy care: A pragmatic controlled trial

Harriet Hiscock, Prescilla Perera, Margaret H Danchin, Valerie Sung, Katherine Lee, Chiara Stival, Rebecca Peat, John Molloy, Sharoan Selvakumaran, Mimi LK Tang

Allergy | WILEY | Published : 2019


Awarded by National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC) Practitioner Fellowship

Awarded by NHMRC Early Career Fellowship

Awarded by NHMRC Career Development Fellowship

Funding Acknowledgements

The study is funded by a Royal Children's Hospital Foundation grant. Professor Hiscock is supported by a National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC) Practitioner Fellowship (1136222). Dr Danchin is supported by The University of Melbourne David Bickart Clinician Research Fellowship. Dr Sung is supported by an NHMRC Early Career Fellowship (1125687), a Melbourne Children's Clinician Scientist Fellowship, and a Royal Australasian College of Physicians Cottrell Research Establishment Fellowship. A/Prof Lee is supported by an NHMRC Career Development Fellowship (1127984). The MCRI is supported by the Victorian Government's Operational Infrastructure Support Program. We thank Dr Joanne Smart (Director, RCH Allergy Department), Ms Debra Poole (Allergy Nurse), and all RCH Allergy Department staff who helped with this study. We thank Elizabeth Nikolaou and Andrew Knox, at the Centre for Community Child Health, Murdoch Children's Research Institute who were Research Assistants on this study. We especially thank the RCH Allergy Clinic clinicians, the general pediatricians, and all the families who took part in this study.