The Austrian Society of Allergology and Immunology (ÖGAI) - www.oegai.org - represents all scientists and physicians in Austria working in the field of basic and clinical Allergology and Immunology.
The main focus of the ÖGAI emphasizes the advancement of a better understanding about the immune system, the consequences of immune dysfunctions and the improvement of treatment and prevention of immune-mediated diseases. Therefore, the ÖGAI fosters basic as well as translational research and also implementation into the clinics.
Furthermore, the ÖGAI supports excellence with respect to training and exercise within the topics Allergology and Immunology and serves as mediator and authority regarding specific information on the immune system and its multiple dysfunctions, i.e. allergy, autoimmunity, immunodeficiency for non-specialists, public authorities and experts.