Year: 2022


Rajka medal 2022: Aaron DRUCKER

Aaron Drucker MD, ScM, FRCPC is an Associate Professor of Medicine at the University of Toronto and Dermatologist and Scientist at Women’s College Hospital in Toronto, Canada. He completed medical school at Queen’s University, dermatology residency at the University of Toronto and a Master’s and Research Fellowship in Clinical and Translational Research at Brown University […]

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Summer 2022 digest

Dear Colleagues, Dear Friends, In the northern hemisphere, the summer break is currently the occasion to enjoy a couple (or more) weeks without cumbersome tasks. I just want to remind you that there is a late-breaking abstract session for Montreal ISAD 2022 (link) concerning information that was not yet known or fully available by the […]

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June 2022 digest

Dear Colleagues, Dear Friends, Excellent news! More than 160 abstracts were received on May 30th covering the entire field of AD, with a focus on paediatric AD as highlighted by the motto of the Montreal meeting “back to our future… AD in childhood”. I remind you that there is a late-breaking abstracts session (link) concerning […]

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Controlling AD as an approach to better skin health

The official photograph of the meeting around His Excellency the Minister of Public Health of Madagascar, Prof Arivalo Zely Randriamanantany. From left to right: R. Rapelanoro (Madagascar), M. Ball (Mauritania, former WHO Officer), A.M. Besdah (WHO-AFRO, Brazzaville), P. Schmid-Grendelmeier (ISAD, Switzerland), A. Wollenberg (ISAD, Germany), A.Z. Randriamanantany (Madagascar), N. Dlova (South Africa), A. Taieb (ISAD, […]

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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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ISAD Research Fellowships 2022

The ISAD Research Fellowships are funded by a generous grant of Pfizer with the aim of supporting research training of junior Dermatologists‐Venereologists, or residents in Dermatology‐Venereology in a high standard academic center. There are two fellowships lasting 3 months and one fellowship lasting 6 months.

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