Category: Meetings

May 2022 digest

Dear Colleagues, Dear Friends, On June 6th members of the ISAD executive committee will meet in Antananarivo (Madagascar) WHO-AFRO and WHO-INT representatives respectively from Brazzaville (RDC) and Geneva (Switzerland) to discuss AD in the context of neglected tropical diseases (NTDs) affecting the skin which are the key priority of WHO. As shown at our last […]

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April 2022 digest

Dear Colleagues, Dear Friends, We enter slowly the post COVID era and travel is now easier, even if the Ukraine war has made some long-haul flights more tiring.  We hope to receive many applications to the 2022 ISAD Research Fellowships call which is now open within this new travel context. Please submit your project online […]

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February 2022 digest

Dear Colleagues, Dear Friends, Our Society recently received a letter from Dr Shakirat GOLD-OLUFADI, Consultant Physician and Dermatologist at University College Hospital, Ibadan, Nigeria, one of our laureates of the 2021 Sub Saharan Africa Grants, who had difficulties recruiting for her project titled “The impact of education in indigenous languages on atopic dermatitis and factors determining severity of […]

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Neglected tropical dermatoses and AD: place of teledermatology in the era of pandemic

Dear Colleague, The Malagasy Society of Dermatology (SOMADER) cordially invites you to participate in its XVIIth Annual Congress, which will be organized under the auspices of the National Academy of Medicine of Madagascar ANAMEM with the participation of The International Society of Atopic Dermatitis ISAD, The Global Action for Fungus Infection GAFFI, and the French-speaking […]

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January 2022 digest

Dear Colleagues, Dear Friends, I wish you a Happy New Year and I hope that you had a great holiday season. If 2022 starts with new sanitary warnings and constraints in many countries, vaccination has begun to facilitate travel and we hope that this trend will continue over the next months to allow us to […]

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Dragon in my skin

The dragon in my skin

One highlight during our latest event “Organization of Care in AD, Around the world experiences” was a discussion on a choral/orchestral therapeutic education program originating in the Midlands where a dragon was embodying the disease, followed by a discussion on how this choice was appropriate cross-culturally.

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December 2021 digest

Dear Colleagues, Dear Friends, Our last live meeting on Nov 26, curated by Roberto TAKAOKA was a fantastic global overview of the Organization of Care in AD from primary to tertiary care, covering costs and availability of drugs, in very different settings (UK and EU, Africa, Japan and Australia). Clearly this kind of meeting which […]

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