Category “INGID news”

Wishing INGID members a healthy and peaceful Christmas

Friday, 20 December, 2019

INGID Board would like to take this opportunity to thank all members for your involvement in and contributions to INGID throughout 2019. Whether you are in the Northern (chillier) hemisphere or in the Southern hemisphere where the sun is shining, the board wishes you a healthy, restful and peaceful holiday…

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International World Pneumonia day 12 Nov 2019

Monday, 18 November, 2019

Many people with PID will experience pneumonia. The link below may be shared with patients who can then in turn share with family and friends. Immunisation to prevent some of the infections that cause pneumonia is one step that family members and friends can undertake to help keep their loved…

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Interview of the Month: Rebecca Macintosh, Genetic Counsellor

Tuesday, 12 November, 2019

Rebecca Macintosh Genetic Counsellor     Where do you work? Sydney Children’s Hospital, Randwick, NSW   What is your role? Genetic Counsellor   Describe an average day My average day consists of firstly getting through my emails (from patients, colleagues, laboratories). On any given day I might also attend a…

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Differentiation of Common Variable Immunodeficiency From IgG Deficiency

Tuesday, 12 November, 2019

Charles A. Filion, MDa,b, Sarah Taylor-Black, MDa,c, Paul J. Maglione, MD, PhDa, Lin Radigana, and Charlotte Cunningham-Rundles, MD, PhDa New York, NY; Montreal, Quebec, Canada; and Concord, NH   An introduction and summary of a paper on a topic that affects many of the patients we care for. What is…

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