Allergy researcher recognised
Professor George du Toit, a consultant in children's allergy at Evelina London Children’s Hospital, has received the prestigious Daniel Bovet Award for Treatment and Prevention of Allergic Disease.
The award was given by the European Academy of Allergy and Clinical Immunology (EAACI) at their 2020 Digital Congress. The award recognises researchers and clinicians who have contributed significantly to innovations that could control and prevent allergic diseases.
Professor du Toit has been involved with a number of landmark research studies. His research focuses primarily on the prevention and treatment of peanut allergy.