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Julia Bodmer Award (James Lee)


Ceppellini Award (John Kappler)


EFI Medal for Constanze Schönemann


EFI Medal for Pascale Perrier


EFI Gala Dinner in Heidelberg Castle 

Welcome to the EFI website

This site is dedicated to information relating to Histocompatibility and Immunogenetics (H&I). On this site you will find information relating to EFI and its work as well as a wide range of information on H&I.

HLA (previously Tissue Antigens) is the official journal of EFI. Free access to the journal is available to all EFI members on the "HLA Journal and Nomenclature Updates" page in the "Resources" section after using your EFI member username and password.

EFI Members have access to the "Members Only" section of the website. This contains meeting abstracts, teaching sessions and a searchable directory of all EFI members. Access is only available using the username and password.

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  • EXTENDED deadline abstract submission: 22 January 2018

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27- January

Annual EFI Region 8 & Balkan EPT Meeting

Location: "Evangelismos' Hospital, Athens, Greece

6-9 March

VII HL2C Histocompatibilty from Laboratory to Clinic

Location: Hospital Clinic de Barcelona, Spain

8-9 March

12th East-West Immunogenetics Conference

Location: City Conference Centre, Prague, Czech Republic

9-12 May

32nd European Immunogenetics and Histocompatibility Conference

Location: Venice, Italy

6-8 September

26th Annual Conference DGI (Deutschen Gesellschaft für Immungenetik)

Location: Freiburg im Breisgau, Germany

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