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Alex Tagliani to race in the NASCAR Canadian Tire Series for Team EpiPen

TORONTO, ON – February 7, 2014 – Pfizer Canada Inc., the Canadian distributor of EpiPen® (epinephrine auto-injector) is proud to announce its entry in the 2014 NASCAR Canadian Tire Series as the title sponsor of Alex Tagliani’s No. 18 car. “Pfizer is pleased to be entering the NASCAR Canadian Tire Series as Alex Tagliani’s title sponsor,” said Allen…  Read More

Kellogg Canada Joins Anaphylaxis Canada Corporate Partners Program`

We are pleased to announce that Kellogg Canada has joined our Corporate Partners Program. This program allows us the opportunity to work with corporations on their allergy-related initiatives and programs. Kellogg Canada is committed to educating consumers about product ingredients and nutrition, enabling them to make informed choices that meet their dietary needs. Through their portfolio of brands, Kellogg…  Read More

Anaphylaxis Canada partners with Ontario Government to keep students at risk for anaphylaxis safe at school

For immediate release TORONTO, ON – October 9, 2013 – More than 5,000 Ontario school boards, schools, and public health units have received educational resources to assist school staff in managing and responding to serious allergies. The resources provide important information for educators and other school staff on reducing the risk of an anaphylactic reaction, how to recognize…  Read More

App Savvy Youth Makes a Difference for Teens with Food Allergies

For immediate release TORONTO, ON – August 8, 2013 – Like most computer science students, Nick Pothier sees the opportunities that smartphone apps can create for young developers. However, this 19 year – old University of New Brunswick student has channeled his knowledge of app making for good – not profit. Nick has had life – threatening food…  Read More

Anaphylaxis Canada Announces New Foodservice Programs & Food Safety Award

Anaphylaxis Canada is proud to announce the recent launch of two new programs for the foodservice industry, as well as a leadership award for our foodservice consultant, Marilyn Allen. We recognize that allergic consumers find it challenging when they are dining out and as such, we have worked with key industry organizations to develop the following resources…  Read More

Anaphylaxis Canada Executive Director awarded The Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee Medal

Anaphylaxis Canada’s Laurie Harada was presented with The Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee Medal at a reception in Toronto last week. The commemorative medal marks the 60th anniversary of Her Majesty’s accession to the Throne as Queen of Canada. Laurie was acknowledged for her advocacy efforts both as Executive Director of Anaphylaxis Canada and as the mother…  Read More

Innovative online anaphylaxis course receives national training awards

Online Anaphylaxis Course Wins Two Awards TORONTO, November 18, 2011 – An online training course to increase anaphylaxis education among school personnel is being recognized today with two prestigious awards from the Canadian Society for Training and Development (CSTD). A national professional association focused on training, learning and performance in the Canadian workplace, CSTD annually recognizes effective, welldesigned training…  Read More