Innovation Showcase, Friday, June 10, 2022, 6-9PM

Simpson Querrey, 303 E. Superior St, Chicago, IL 60611

The Center for Food Allergy & Asthma Research (CFAAR) invites ambitious students (high school-graduate level) to apply for our 1st Annual Innovation Showcase. The showcase is an evening for students to display their innovative solutions and/or research ideas that aim to improve the lives of those with food allergy, asthma, or other food-related conditions. There will be opportunities to network with world-renowned clinicians, entrepreneurs, & community advocates to bring your ideas to life!

The possibilities are endless, but below are some ideas-

  • A solution that makes allergen sharing at restaurants simple and accurate

  • Projects that aim to make school safe and inclusive

    Ex: Testing a school intervention for food allergies or asthma or a new way to make cafeterias more inclusive

  • A research topic

    Ex: Identifies prevalence of food allergies, asthma, or eczema in your school

  • Support groups designed for patients

  • Awareness campaign ideas

  • Digital or printed management tools

  • PSAs for food allergies, asthma, or related conditions

Apply today for a spot at the 2022 Innovation Showcase!