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The Allergy and Immunology Department is committed to promoting and advancing training of specialists in paediatric allergic disorders to improve community access to allergy care.
There are four different levels of training:
The breadth of the Department's training program will help to improve access to paediatric allergy services for children in Victoria.
The department has a dynamic training team that have been delivering education and training for over 10 years to the community. Our aim is to provide research based training that is relevant and practical for individuals and workplaces to improve general community knowledge of allergic and immune disorders, and their effective prevention and treatment.
All of our training is provided by experienced allergy staff that also hold Certificate IV in Training and Assessment. We currently deliver training and education sessions to the following sectors:
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One of the key roles of the department is to influence health policy for the State of Victoria. The Department advocates for a concerted and comprehensive approach to the prevention and management of allergic and immune disorders. We aim to support the Government create policy based on comprehensive and up to date evidence based research and information.
We wish to facilitate the progression of allergy agenda forward and to support community awareness of allergic and immune disorders.