Allergology

Description

Allergology is a medical specialty mentioned in the EU Directive 2005/36/EC.

Alternative labels

principles of allergology
allergological studies
allergies and hypersensitivity studies
study of allergic diseases

Skill type

knowledge

Skill reusability level

sector-specific

Relationships with occupations

Essential knowledge

Allergology is an essential knowledge of the following occupations:

Sensory scientist: Sensory scientists carry out sensory analysis in order to compose or improve flavours and fragrances for the food, beverage and cosmetics industry. They base their flavour and fragrance development on sensory and consumer research. Sensory scientists carry out research and analyse statistical data to meet customers expectations.

Optional knowledge

Allergology is optional for these occupations. This means knowing this knowledge may be an asset for career advancement if you are in one of these occupations.

Medicine lecturer: Medicine lecturers are subject professors, teachers, or lecturers, and often doctors who instruct students who have obtained an upper secondary education diploma in their own specialised field of study, medicine, which is predominantly academic in nature. They work with their university research assistants and university teaching assistants for the preparation of lectures and of exams, for grading papers and exams, for leading laboratory practices, and for leading review and feedback sessions for the students. They also conduct academic research in their respective field of medicine, publish their findings and liaise with other university colleagues.
Specialised doctor: Specialised doctors prevent, diagnose and treat diseases depending on their medical or surgical specialty.

 


 

References

  1. Allergology – ESCO

 

Last updated on September 20, 2022

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