8 June 2004                                 No 22, Session 2003-2004

EVIDENCE SESSION: Inquiry into The Provision of Allergy Services

The Health Committee has arranged the following meeting, to be held in public:

Thursday 17 June 2004 in the Wilson Room, Portcullis House, at 10:30 am

Oral evidence from:

(At 10:30 am)

Mrs Muriel Simmons, Chief Executive, Allergy UK

Mr David Reddings, Campaign Director, The Anaphylaxis Campaign

Dr Shuaib Nasser, Consultant Allergist, Addenbrooke's Hospital


(At 11:45)

Professor Stephen Holgate, Chairman, Royal College of Physicians Committee, and Chairman, National Allergy Strategy Group, University of Southampton

Professor Andrew Wardlaw, President, British Society for Allergy and Clinical Immunology

Professor John Warner, Paediatric Allergist, University of Southampton

Dr Lawrence Youlten, The London Allergy Clinic.

Members of the public and representatives of the press will be admitted to these meetings. Because there are often last minute changes of rooms and meetings may be held either in the Palace of Westminster or Portcullis House, those wishing to attend should check the venue by contacting the House of Commons Public Information office on 020 7219 4272 on the day of the meeting.

The Health Committee is a Select Committee of the House of Commons. It is appointed under Standing Order No. 152 to examine the expenditure, administration and policy of the Department of Health and associated public bodies. The Committee has power to send for persons, papers and records.

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