On the path to complete control – no patient left behind.

Welcome Message

Welcome to the GA²LEN UCARE Conference 2023: On the path to complete control – no patient left behind

Prepare yourself for a three-day gathering focused on chronic urticaria and associated conditions, designed to foster learning and the exchange of ideas. The event will feature ten scientific sessions encompassing oral presentations, comprehensive lectures delivered by esteemed international experts, engaging workshops, and interactive poster sessions. You can look forward to the participation of over 300 colleagues hailing from more than 50 countries across the globe. This will provide ample opportunities for discussions and scientific interactions with fellow researchers and physicians specializing in the treatment of urticaria and related ailments. Gain access to the latest insights regarding urticaria pathogenesis, subtypes, biomarkers, comorbidities, diagnostic approaches, the disease’s impact, and treatment modalities. Additionally, you’ll receive valuable practical advice on effectively managing urticaria and other mast cell-driven diseases.

In addition to the enriching scientific program, São Paulo offers a plethora of touristic options to explore. Immerse yourself in the vibrant culture of this dynamic city, renowned for its art, cuisine, and history. From architectural marvels to world-class museums and lush parks, São Paulo has something to captivate every visitor.

Indulge in a culinary journey, savoring delectable Brazilian cuisine, or embrace the city’s thriving nightlife scene. Don’t miss the opportunity to explore São Paulo’s diverse neighborhoods, each with its unique charm and attractions.

We hope you have a fruitful and rewarding experience at the GA²LEN UCARE Conference 2023: On the path to complete control – no patient left behind. Take the time to enjoy the wonders São Paulo has to offer. Welcome to São Paulo, where scientific excellence and unforgettable experiences converge!

Key Figures

  • 431 participants hailing from 37 countries
  • 126 papers submitted
  • 116 posters presented
  • 10 oral presentations
  • 16 sessions
  • 39 presentations


Impressions from the conference

International Scientific Committee

Prof. Dr. Luis Felipe Ensina

Alergoalpha/CPAlpha – Clinical Research Center Federal University of São Paulo

Prof. Dr. Marcus Maurer

Charité – Universitãtsmedizin Berlin, Institute of Allergology IFA, Fraunhofer ITMP, Immunology and Allergology IA Berlin

Prof. Dr. Ana Gimenéz-Arnau

Hospital del Mar Universal Autònoma Barcelona

Prof. Dr. Torsten Zuberbier

Charité – Universitãtsmedizin Berlin, Institute of Allergology IFA,   Fraunhofer ITMP, Immunology and Allergology IA, Berlin

Prof. Dr. Emek Kocatürk Göncü

Koç University School of Medicine, Istanbul, Turkiye; Charité – Universitätsmedizin Berlin, Institute of Allergology, Fraunhofer ITMP, Allergology and Immunology IA, Berlin

National Scientific and Organizing Committee

Prof. Dr. Luisa Karla Arruda

University of São Paulo

Prof. Dr. Solange Valle

Federal University of Rio de Janeiro

Prof. Dr. Régis Albuquerque Campos

Complexo Hospitalar Universitário, Universidade Federal da Bahia

Prof. Dr. Roberta Fachini Jardim Criado

ABC School of Medicine, são Paulo

Prof. Dr. Rosana Camara Agondi

UCARE Hospital das Clínicas, University of São Paulo

Prof. Dr. Luis Felipe Ensina

Alergoalpha/CPalpha – Clinical Research CenterFederal University of São Paulo

Dr. Paulo Ricardo Criado

Full Researcher at Centro Universitário FMABC


Albertina Capelo (BRA)
Allen Kaplan (USA)
Ana Maria Gimenez-Arnau (ESP)
Ana Paula Cusato-Ensina (BRA)
Andaç Salman (TUR)
Anete Grumach (BRA)
Beatrice Abdala (BRA)
Carla Ritchie (ARG)
Carsten Bindslev-Jensen (DNK)
Cascia Day (ZAF)
Claudio Parisi (ARG)
Clive Grattan (UK)
Daria Fomina (RUS)
Désirée Larenas-Linnemann (MEX)
Eduardo Souza Lima (BRA)
Elizabeth Garcia (COL)
Emek Kocatürk (TUR)
Marta Ferrer (ESP)
Maryam Khoshkhui (IRN)
Melba Munoz (GER)
Michael Fein (CAN)
Frank Siebenhaar (GER)
Gabriela Dias (BRA)
Henriette Farkas (HUN)
Herberto Chong (BRA)
Hermenio Lima (CAN)
Iris Medina (ARG)
Ivan Cherrez (ECU)
Jason Fok (AUS)
Jorge Mario Sanchez (COL)
José Ignácio Larco (PER)
Juliana Sella (BRA)
Karsten Weller (GER)
Kiran Godse (IND)
Larissa Brandão (BRA)
Luis Ensina (BRA)
Karla Arruda (BRA)
Marcus Maurer (GER)
Margarida Gonçalo (POR)
Mariana Ferriani (BRA)
Markus Magerl (GER)
Michihiro Hide (JAP)
Mojca Bizjak (SVN)
Murat Türk (TUR)
Nelson Rosário Filho (BRA)
Oscar Calderón (PER)
Paulo Criado (BRA)
Polina Pyatilova (GER)
Regis Campos (BRA)
Roberta Criado (BRA)
Romi Saini (USA)
Rosaly Vieira dos Santos (BRA)
Rosana Agondi (BRA)
Sérgio Dortas (BRA)
Solange Valle (BRA)
Sophia Neisinger (GER)
Thomas Buttgereit (GER)
Torsten Zuberbier (GER)
Victor Gascon Moreno (AUT)
Young-Min Ye (KOR)
Zenon Brzoza (POL)
Zuotao Zhao (CHI)

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