Allergic skin disease 2020 by Imperial College London
Allergic skin disease 2020 is organized by Imperial College London and will be held from Jun 01 - 02, 2020 at St Mary's Hospital, London, England, United Kingdom.
Who Should Attend:
The course is suitable for doctors (GPs, specialist trainees and consultants in Allergy, Paediatrics, Dermatology), as well as nurses and other healthcare professionals wishing to improve their ability to manage patients with allergic skin diseases in daily practice.
By the end of this course, students will be able to:
• Explain the interaction between genetics, skin barrier and environmental factors (such as microbiome, early nutrition, hygiene practices and allergen exposure) in the pathogenesis of allergic skin diseases
• Relate pathogenic factors to potential preventative, diagnostic and therapeutic strategies for allergic skin diseases
• Design diagnostic and management plans to address complex or uncommon scenarios in practice such as difficult eczema, refractory urticaria, mastocytosis, or hereditary angioedema
• Assess the role of food allergy in atopic eczema in children and adults and formulate a diagnostic and therapeutic plan
• Apply new research findings in allergic skin diseases to improve patient care in clinical practice
Allergy short courses are delivered in a blended format through a mixture of face-to-face and online teaching. You will attend 2 days teaching at Imperial College London where leading experts will deliver lectures and interactive sessions with question & answer elements, quizzes and case-based discussions. For a limited time after the course, you will have access online to all lecture notes and presentations, lecture recordings and other e-resources to enable flexible learning.
Tel: +44 (0)20 7589 5111
Sponsor: Imperial College
St Mary's Hospital