About this event

  • Date and time Thu 15 Nov 2018 from 2:45pm to 6:30pm
  • Location Royal Society of Medicine
  • Organised by Dermatology

The Dermatology Section meetings offer trainees the opportunity to present clinical cases to consultants and trainees for discussion and advice. Run as a series of meetings throughout the year, these meetings allow discussion of both complex and classical dermatological issues. This meeting is from a series of events relating to dermatology clinical cases. 

Topics include:

  • Current approaches to diagnosis and management of rare and unusual dermatology conditions
  • Presentations of common dermatological problems
  • Recent progress in diagnostics and management of dermatological conditions
  • The impact of skin disorders on individuals and the importance of a holistic approach to management

Attendance criteria

The criteria for attendance at Dermatology Section meetings has changed.

If you have not been to a Dermatology Section meeting within the last year please bring your hospital ID.

We would like to thank our exhibitor(s):

AbbVie Ltd, Almirall, Bioderma, Celgene Ltd, Janssen, La Roche-Posay, LEO Pharma, Lilly UK, Novartis , Sandoz Limited and Sanofi Genzyme.

We would also like to express our sincere appreciation to SkinCeuticals for their support of this meeting’s drinks reception.


View the programme

Registration, tea and coffee

Patient viewing

Discussion 1

Lupus pernio

Dr Jonathan Slater, Dermatology Associate Specialist on behalf of Dr Sandeep Cliff, East Surrey Hospital

Discussion 2

Sporadic Blau syndrome treated with Adalimumab – an update

Discussion 3

Isotretinoin-induced skin fragility?

Dr Viktoria Eleftheriadou, SpR, Leicester Royal Infirmary on behalf of Dr Barry Monk, Northampton General Hospital

Discussion 4

Alopecia universalis and an erosive rash in an infant: Remember the essentials

Dr Amna Shah, ST5 Dermatology on behalf of Dr Karen Harman, Leicester Royal Infirmary

Gerald Levene lecture - Update on the palmoplantar keratodermas

Professor Edel O'Toole, Professor of Molecular Dermatology and Centre Lead, Barts and the London School of Medicine and Dentistry

Discussion 5

“En coup de sabre” linear scleroderma

Dr Veronica Melchionda, ST3 on behalf of Dr Graham Johnston, University Hospitals of Leicester NHS Trust

Discussion 6

22q11.2 Duplication Syndrome: Scratching beneath the surface

Dr Aaron Hughes, Dermatology ST4 Registrar on behalf of Dr Janakan Natkunarajah, Kingston Hospital NHS Foundation Trust

Discussion 7

Eosinophilic fasciitis

Dr Aarthy Uthayakumar, ST3 Dermatology on behalf of Dr Claire Martyn-Simmons and Dr Evangelia Panagou, University College London Hospital

Discussion 8

Combination therapy of ipilimumab and nivolumab associated toxic epidermal necrolysis (TEN) in a patient with metastatic choroidal melanoma

Dr Saman Zaman on behalf of Dr Conal Perrett, Dr Ian Logan and Dr Lama Hussain, University College London Hospital

Close of meeting
Drinks reception


Royal Society of Medicine, 1 Wimpole St, Marylebone, London, W1G 0AE, United Kingdom