Vulval disease for the general dermatologist symposium


Thursday 18 January 2018

Half Day

Venue Royal Society of Medicine
1 Wimpole Street
Organised by

Dermatology Section


3 CPD Points

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about this event

This morning event with leading consultants in dermatology will present an overview of vulval dermatology and provide an insight into the management of associated skin conditions. Book your place today.


To review on current challenges in vulval dermatology.


  • Understand the challenges of histopathological diagnosis for genital dermatoses
  • Understand about the significance of Vulval pigmentation and Vulval intraepithelial neoplasia
  • Know the symptoms and signs of the more common vulval dermatoses
  • Discuss the adolescent vulva


RSM member from £40 - £50

Non-member from £55 - £65

Tickets include tea and coffee and lunch. Programme subject to change.


9.00 am

Registration, tea and coffee

9.30 am

Welcome and introduction

Dr Hélène du P Menagé, President, Dermatology Section

9.35 am

Tips and practical hints

Dr Fiona Lewis, Consultant Dermatologist, St John's Institute of Dermatology

9.50 am

Case based discussions: Vulval lymphoedema

Dr Kristiana Gordon, Consultant in Dermatology and Lymphovascular Medicine, St George's University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

10.05 am

Case based discussions: Lichen sclerosus/lichen planus

Dr Karen Gibbon, Consultant Dermatologist, Barts Health NHS Trust

10.20 am

Case based discussions: Common dermatoses and what not to miss

Dr Emma Edmonds, Consultant Dermatologist, University College London Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

10.35 am

Pitfalls in histopathological diagnosis of genital dermatoses

Dr Jaime Calonje, Consultant Dermatopathologist, St John's Institute of Dermatology

11.00 am

Tea and coffee break

11.20 am


Dr Jane Sterling, Consultant Dermatologist, Cambridge University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

11.45 am

Vulval pigmentation

Dr Shireen Velangi, Consultant Dermatologist, University Hospitals Birmingham NHS Foundation Trust

12.05 pm


Dr Fiona Lewis

12.25 pm

Gerald Levene lecture: The Adolescent vulva: The new normal?

Professor Sarah Creighton, Consultant Gynaecologist, University College London Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

1.00 pm

Lunch and close of meeting

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organiser's details

For information on this event, contact Kathryn StokesTel: 02072903942 Email: arrow