About this event

  • Date and time Thu 16 Dec 2021 from 2:30pm to 4:30pm
  • Location Online
  • Organised by Dermatology

This webinar will provide an insight into cutaneous aspects of HIV infection and consider the place of clinical dermatology in current HIV management strategies. 

Speakers will discuss and present the development of HIV treatment programmes and the challenges of managing HIV, cutaneous manifestations of HIV infection, and varied presentations of HIV-related Kaposi's sarcoma (KS) and current treatment.

This webinar will allow you to: 

  • Gain an understanding of the global spread of HIV, the development of HIV treatment programmes, and the challenges of managing HIV 
  • Recognise the varied cutaneous manifestations of HIV infection, including skin disorders that can occur secondary to antiretroviral therapy (ART)
  • Gain an understanding of the varied presentations of Kaposi’s sarcoma (KS) and current treatment for HIV-related cutaneous KS 

This webinar will be available for registered delegates to access for 30 days after on Zoom*. The link will be sent 24 hours after the live stream takes place. 

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The Dermatology Section would like to thank our Annual Sponsors AbbVie, Almirall, Eucerin, La Roche-Posay & Cerave, Sanofi Genzyme and UCB Ltd for their valued support of the 2021 to 2022 Academic Programme. We would also like to thank our sponsor Pierre Fabre for their support of this meeting. Please note that none of the companies listed have had any influence or involvement over the agenda, content or organisation of this meeting.


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Welcome and introduction

Dr Daniel Creamer, President, Dermatology Section, Royal Society of Medicine

Human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) - today and tomorrow

Professor Anton Pozniak, Consultant, HIV medicine, Chelsea and Westminster Hospital NHS Foundation Trust

Kaposi sarcoma in people living with HIV

Professor Mark Bower, Professor of Oncology, National Centre for HIV Malignancy, Chelsea and Westminster Hospital NHS Foundation Trust

HIV dermatology: Illustrative cases from the clinic

Professor Christopher Bunker, Consultant Dermatologist, University College Hospital, University College London Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

Question and answer session
Close of meeting



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.

Registration for this webinar will close 2 hours prior to the start time. You will receive the live stream link 2 hours before the meeting. Late registrations will not be accepted.

This webinar will be available for registered delegates 30 days after on Zoom. The link will be sent 24 hours after the webinar takes place. 

This webinar will be recorded and stored by the Royal Society of Medicine and may be  distributed  in future on various internet channels. 

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