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About the World Allergy Organization (WAO)


The World Allergy Organization (WAO) is an international umbrella organization whose members consist of 99 regional and national Allergy and Clinical Immunology societies from around the world. By collaborating with member societies, WAO provides direct educational outreach programs, symposia and lectureships to members in nearly 100 countries around the globe.

About the Lebanese Society of Allergy & Immunology (LSAI)


The Lebanese Society of Allergy/Immunology members are physicians who have received board certified training in Allergy/Immunology or analogous schooling and education in the field of Allergology and have met specific qualifications for elected membership. The LSAI has throughout its relatively short existence stayed at the cutting edge of Allergy and Immunology. From a small-sized scientific society, it has grown to become a well-recognized and respected national and regional society.

About The WAO International Scientific Conference (WISC)

The World Allergy Organization (WAO) launched the WAO International Scientific Conference (WISC) in 2010. WISC is a theme-based Scientific Conference alternating with and complementing WAO’s main biennial scientific meeting, the World Allergy Congress (WAC).

Important Dates

Online Registration Opens
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Abstract Submission Opens
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Abstract Submission Closes
20 March 2019

Online Registration Closes
31 March 2019

On-site Registration Begins
4 April 2019

WISC 2019
4-6 April 2019