Meetings & Courses

Meetings & Courses

ACDS mid-year meeting

Grand Hyatt, Denver

28-29 September 2018

American Contact Dermatitis Society autumn meeting is on 28-29 September 2018 at Grand Hyatt, 1750 Welton St, Denver, CO 80202

“Pioneers In Dermatitis”, in the “Mile-High City” of Denver, will feature an interactive program for attendees to explore opportunities to contribute in areas of research and patient engagement. Topics include Emerging Allergens, Education & Outreach, Innovations in Dermatitis Therapy and Hot Topics. More details to follow at

29th Annual Meeting of the American Contact Dermatitis Society

San Diego, California

15 February 2018

The American Contact Dermatitis Society Annual Meeting is a full day focused on current issues in allergic, irritant, occupational and other dermatoses. Presentations include abstract and poster presentations on state-of-the-art research in the basic, applied and clinical science of contact dermatitis.

The main track on Thursday includes the ACDS Breakfast Meeting, General Session, Fisher Lecture, Hot Topics, Lunch & Contact Allergen Bee.

New ESCD working group: baseline patch test

VU University Medical Centre, Amsterdam

13 June 2017 (11:00–13:00)

The ESCD is keen to start a new working group whose main aim is to review and make recommendations for the ESCD baseline patch test series. Any current ESCD member is welcome to attend the inaugural meeting where we will discuss the terms of reference for the group and elect a chairperson.

We are grateful to Thomas Rustemeyer for providing us with a room at VU University Medical Centre, Amsterdam. Unfortunately, there will not be any ESCD financial support for individuals attending this meeting.

Please email David Orton if you plan to attend this meeting, so that arrangements can be made and further details and travel advice can be sent.

4th Skin Allergy Meeting (SAM)

Zurich, Switzerland

27-29 April 2017

Organised in collaboration with the European Society for Contact Dermatitis (ESCD), and officially recognised by the Swiss Society of Dermatology and Venerology (SSDV), SAM 2017 is dedicated to dermatologists and other specialists treating patients with allergic skin reactions.

The event will evolve around clinical problems highlighting various complementary perspectives of skin allergy, providing the participants with the highest scientific and educational insights on the topic
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