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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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ISAD Research Fellowships 2021 laureates

The research fellowships and Sub-Saharan initiative grants have been attributed at the last virtual plenary board meeting on July 15th, and I am pleased to announce that we have 3 awardees respectively from Russia, South Africa and Germany for the research fellowships, and seven from Mali, Togo, Nigeria, Tanzania, Madagascar and South Africa for the […]

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Free access SCORAD original papers

The two founding papers of the SCORAD index are now in free access. Thanks to Prof. Jean-François STALDER who led the negotiations with Karger.  Severity Scoring of Atopic Dermatitis: The SCORAD Index ➜ Consensus Report of the European Task Force on Atopic Dermatology1993;186:23–31. Nantes & Bordeaux, FR Web of Science Citations: 1416 / In the […]

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COVID-19 statements from the ETFAD

Two statements from the European Task Force on Atopic Dermatitis (ETFAD) on Corona virus (Covid-19) and Atopic Dermatitis Risk of severe allergic reactions to COVID-19 vaccines among patients with allergic skin diseases – practical recommendations. A position statement of ETFAD with external experts ➜ J Eur Acad Dermatol Venereol, 2021 Mar 22. doi: 10.1111/jdv.17237. Online […]

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