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Creation of the Schroeder Allergy and Immunology Research Institute

February 12, 2021

The proposed terms of reference for the Schroeder Allergy and Immunology Research Institute will be as follows:

Established in 2020 by the Walter and Maria Schroeder Foundation. To be used to establish the Schroeder Allergy and Immunology Research Institute, which will seek to mitigate allergy by amplifying and enabling research that will provide evidence-based approaches to address the causes and impact of allergy. Expenditures from the Fund will be guided at the discretion of the Director of the Schroeder Allergy and Immunology Research Institute.

The Schroeder Allergy and Immunology Research Institute will consist of various initiatives including, but not limited to, the Schroeder Chair in Allergy and Immunology Research, the Schroeder Allergy and Immunology Research Institute Scholars, the Schroeder Allergy and Immunology Fellows in Bioinformatics and operations and research support for the Treatment and Prevention Pathways, including the CHILD Study.