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Facebook Live Chat: Back to School With Food Allergies


WHEN: Thursday, August 3, 2017

TIME: 1-1:30 pm Eastern (10-10:30 pm Pacific)

WHERE: Kids With Food Allergies Facebook page from your computer, iOS or Android device

Join Kids With Food Allergies and Michael Pistiner, MD, MMSc, for a Facebook Live Chat on heading back to school with food allergies. Dr. Pistiner, a pediatric allergist, will answer your questions on how to prepare for the new school year while keeping your child with food allergies safe.

He will answer questions on:

  • How and when to talk to school staff about your child’s food allergy
  • Getting important paperwork from your child’s doctor
  • Preparing for anaphylaxis
  • And more

Submit your questions before the chat to

Join our community to follow our blog for more ideas to promote food allergy awareness and inclusiveness in schools. Our community also provides an opportunity to connect with other families for one-on-one support.


Kids With Food Allergies (KFA) is a division of the Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America (AAFA). AAFA is the largest and oldest nonprofit patient organization dedicated to asthma and allergies. KFA educates families and communities with practical food allergy management strategies to save lives and improve the quality of life for children and their families. Our online community includes public blogs. To post a comment, you will need to register or sign in. Registered members have access to additional specialized support forums for food allergies. Registration is free!

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Kids With Food Allergies
A Division of the Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America
1235 South Clark Street Suite 305, Arlington, VA 22202
Phone: 1-800-7-ASTHMA (1.800.727.8462)
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