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  Dermatology London: 12 February 2020

 

Date: Wednesday 12 February 2020
Location: London Holiday Inn, Kensington

 

08.45

Registration,  refreshments and networking

09.20

Chair’s opening remarks:

Dr Sara Ritchie, GP, GPwSI dermatology, committee member and editor, Primary Care Dermatology Bulletin

09.30

Psychodermatology

  • Is the psychiatric condition manifesting as a dermatological issue, or is the skin problem causing the mental health problem?
  • Gain confidence in assessing patients by spotting subtle signs.
  • Know when to prescribe medication and when to refer to secondary care.

Dr Alia Ahmed, consultant dermatologist, psychodermatologist and writer, The Royal London Hospital

10.00

Dry and itchy prone skin

 Sponsored by:

10.30

Refreshment break and exhibition

The seminar room will be closed during this time.

11.00

Clinical presentations in pigmented skin

  • Common variations in pigmented skin.
  • Conditions that are particularly prevalent in pigmented skin.
  • Treatment options 

Speaker to be confirmed

11.45

Acne management

Industry sponsorship in progress

Speaker to be confirmed

12.15

Paediatric dermatology

  • Management of nappy rashes, birthmarks and other common conditions.
  • Seborrheic dermatitis prevention and treatment.
  • Infection or virus? Learn to spot the difference.

Dr Karolina Gholam, consultant paediatric dermatologist and honorary lecturer, Great Ormond Street Hospital

13.00

Bonus Q&A

Take this opportunity to put your questions to our expert panel of speakers.

 

13.10

Lunch, exhibition and networking

The seminar room will be closed during this time.

14.00

 Skin problems in pregnancy

  • Subtle skin signs of cholestasis.
  • How to spot and manage viral rashes.
  • Pemphigoid gestationis and other uncommon problems in pregnant women.

Dr Sara Ritchie, GP, GPwSI dermatology, committee member and editor, Primary Care Dermatology Bulletin

14.30

Topic to be confirmed

Speaker to be confirmed

15.15

Refreshment break and exhibition

The seminar room will be closed during this time.

15.40

Genital dermatology

  • Diagnosis and treatment of male genital skin conditions.
  • Diagnosis and treatment options for vulval skin problems.
  • Learn when and who to refer patients to.

Dr Fiona Lewis, consultant dermatologist, St Johns Institute of Dermatology and Frimley Health, Wexham Park NHS Trust

16.10

Skin cancer & pre-cancerous lesions

  • The big 3: melanoma, basal cell carcinoma and squamous cell carcinoma.
  • Spotting different pre-cancerous lesions.
  • Benign or red flag? Learn through case studies.

Dr Stephen Hayes, associate specialist in dermatology, UK Board member of and life member, International Dermoscopy Society and Primary Care Dermatology Society

16.55

Bonus Q&A

Take this opportunity to put your questions to our expert panel of speakers.

17.00

Close of conference

*We would like to thank our exhibitors, sponsors and partners for supporting this meeting. This includes a number of pharmaceutical companies. These companies have only had input into their individual sessions on the programme where clearly labelled.

** Your delegate badge may, with your permission, be scanned by sponsor companies in the exhibition hall and at sponsored sessions.  If you allow your badge to be scanned, you agree for those companies to contact you about their products, events and/or services – some of which may be promotional in nature. If you do not wish to be contacted by our sponsor companies you have the right to not have your badge scanned when visiting a sponsored stand in the exhibition hall or attending sponsored sessions. You can withdraw your consent at any time by contacting the sponsor.


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