Past event: Contact Dermatitis Study Day – 2018

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Event information


26th April 2018


ICAP Medicinema, Second Floor Southwark Wing, Guy's Hospital, London SE1 9RT


Programme Overview

This 1-day masterclass provides a comprehensive overview of allergic contact dermatitis, with a focus on common contact allergens.


The course is part of the St. John's Derm Academy educational programme and led by the St. John's Institute of Dermatology Contact Dermatitis Department, with speakers from St. John's Institute and leading UK and international guest speakers.


This course is aimed at dermatology registrars and consultants in active dermatological practice. You must fall in to one of these categories to be eligible attend this course.


Course Programme

08.30 - 09.00 Registration

09.00 - 09.30 Patch test technique and examination of the hands – Dr John McFadden

09.30 - 10.00 Rubber and Glove allergy – Dr David Orton

10.00 - 10.30 Scientific principles underlying contact dermatitis– Mr David Basketter

10.30 - 11.00 Tea/Coffee

11.00 - 11.30 Medicament allergy – Dr Johnny Bourke

11.30 - 12.00 Plant allergy – Dr Chris Lovell

12.00 - 12.30 Metal allergy – TBC

12.30 - 13.30 Lunch

13.30 - 14.00 Fragrance allergy – Dr Ian white

14.00 - 14.30 Cosmetic allergy – Dr Sarah Wakelin

14.30 - 15.00 Contact dermatitis cases – Dr Piu Banerjee

15.00 - 15.30 Lecture – TBC

15.30 Last remarks and close

Course Directors

Dr John McFadden

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