About this event

  • Date and time Thu 18 Mar 2021 from 2:30pm to 5:20pm
  • Location Online
  • Organised by Dermatology

This webinar will explore clinical cases where delegates will gain an understanding of the diagnosis and management of rarer and more unusual dermatology conditions, and unusual presentations of common dermatological problems.

The clinical cases will consist of 12 high-quality case presentations with ample Q&A time to allow positive debate for excellent educational value.  

This webinar will cover: 

  • The diagnosis and management of some of the rarer and more unusual dermatology conditions and unusual 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 and know about new research in dermatology. 
  • New research in dermatology.

CPD learning accredited. 

The Dermatology Section would like to thank our Annual Sponsors AbbVie, Eucerin, Janssen-Cilag, La Roche-Posay & Cerave, Sanofi Genzyme and UCB for their valued support of the 2020 to 2021 Academic Programme. We would also like to thank our sponsors Almirall, Amgen and Bioderma (NAOS Group) for their support of this webinar. 

Please note that none of the companies listed have had any influence or involvement over the agenda, content or organisation of the meetings.

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Welcome and introduction

Dr Chris Harland, President, Dermatology Section, Royal Society of Medicine 

Three curious cases of calcinosis

Dr Aveen Connolly, Dermatology Specialty Trainee Year 5, St John’s Institute of Dermatology, Guy’s and St Thomas’ NHS Foundation Trust on behalf of Dr Vinay Shivamurthy, Dr Susannah Baron and Dr Wedad Abdelrahman

Primary mucinosis carcinoma

Dr Aine Kelly, Specialty Trainee Year 5, Kingston Hospital, Kingston Hospital NHS Foundation Trust on behalf of Dr Jana Natkunarajah

Late onset Muir-Torre syndrome

Dr David Sterling, Dermatology Speciality Trainee Year 3 Registrar, King’s College Hospital, King's College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust on behalf of Dr N Shareef, Miss F Robinson, Dr S Bashir and Dr TN Basu

Protection of telomeres 1 (POT1) gene mutations in familial melanoma

Dr Farrah Bakr, Specialist Registrar in Dermatology, St John’s Institute of Dermatology and Department of Genetics, Guy’s and St Thomas’ NHS Foundation Trust on behalf of Dr Anjana Kulkarni, Dr Tracey Mitchell, Professor Sean Whittaker and Dr Katie Lacy       

Metronidazole-induced hepatitis in a teen with xeroderma pigmentosum/ trichothiodystrophy overlap

Dr Mia Steyn, Dermatology Registrar, St John’s Institute of Dermatology, Guy’s and St Thomas’ NHS Foundation Trust on behalf of Dr Robert Sarkany, Professor Alan Lehmann and Dr Hiva Fassihi

GATA2-associated facial lymphoedema

Dr Emily Rudd, Senior Clinical Fellow, King’s College Hospital, King's College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust on behalf of Dr A Kulasekararaj, Professor P Mortimer, Dr J Salisbury and Dr TN Basu

Comfort break and sponsored industry presentations

Prevention of Actinic Keratosis & NMSC - given by Dylan Griffiths, Eucerin
Skin Pollution Video - given by La Roche-Posay and CeraVe
Dupixent Key Message Video - given by Sanofi Genzyme

Autosomal recessive cutis laxa type IIB

Dr Roberto Corso, Senior Clinical Fellow, Guy’s and St Thomas’ NHS Foundation Trust on behalf of Dr Muriel Holder, Dr Danielle Greenblatt and Professor Jemma Mellerio   

Disseminated fusariosis following toxic epidermal necrolysis in a child with B-cell acute lymphoblastic leukaemia

Dr Geoffrey Brent, Speciality Trainee Year 3 Dermatology Registrar, St George’s Hospital, St George's University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust on behalf of Dr Nilu Wijesuriya, Dr Leila Ferguson, Dr Alya Abdul-Wahab and Dr Nazish Mansoor

Erosive vulval dermatosis secondary to acquired zinc deficiency

Dr Mhairi Duncan, Dermatology Speciality Trainee Year 3, King’s College Hospital, King's College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust on behalf of Dr Sarah Walsh, Dr Tanya Basu, Dr Sacha Goolamali, Dr Marianna Philippidou and Dr Mariel James

Erythema elevatum diutinum in a patient with Crohn’s disease

Dr Priya Patel, Dermatology Specialist Registrar, Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital NHS Foundation Trust on behalf of Dr Priya Patel, Dr Sophia Neda and Dr May Fadhil

Reactive angioendotheliomatosis on a background of cryoglobulinaemic vasculopathy

Dr Thomas Tull, Specialist Registrar in Dermatology, St John’s Institute of Dermatology, Guy’s and St Thomas’ NHS Trust, University College London Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust on behalf of Dr Anoud Zidan, Dr Eduardo Calonje, Dr Shirley D’Sa, Professor David D’Cruz and Dr Emma Benton       

Systemic sclerosis and frontal fibrosing alopecia: A novel combination of scarring alopecia

Dr Bindi Gaglani, Trust Specialist Registrar Dermatology, Central Middlesex Hospital, London North West University Hospitals NHS Trust, London on behalf of Dr Nasim Rouhani, Dr Catherine M. Stefanato and Dr Adriana Martinez 

Closing remarks
Meeting ends and virtual networking session starts

Please take advantage of this virtual networking session by taking the opportunity to speak to our sponsors via their virtual meeting rooms. Please see your digital programmes for meeting room links and details.*

Virtual networking session ends

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Disclaimer: All views expressed in this webinar are of the speakers themselves and not of the RSM.

Special rates for difficult times 
The RSM wishes to offer healthcare professionals continued learning opportunities during the coronavirus pandemic. The RSM’s ​weekly COVID-19 Series ​webinars remain free of charge, while there will be small charges to register for other online education. These fees will enable the RSM to continue its programme of activities and will apply during the course of the pandemic.

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