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American Academy of Dermatology Annual Meeting (AAD) (San Diego)
March 8-12, 2024

The Annual Meeting of the American Academy of Dermatology in 2024 is scheduled to take place from March 8 to 12 in San Diego. This conference will feature a diverse range of comprehensive sessions aimed at helping dermatological professionals stay informed about the latest industry developments and refine their skills. Attendees can also participate in various social events to connect with their peers, and there will be a spacious exhibit hall showcasing cutting-edge equipment from leading companies.

GlobalSkin will be sending a contingent to the AAD. In addition, we will be hosting a "Skin Matters Reception" with Coalition of Skin Diseases, attending networking events, and holding meetings with stakeholders and funders. We look forward to engaging with delegates at the patient village and connecting with industry partners.


World Congress of Dermatology 2023

GlobalSkin attended the 25th World Congress of Dermatology (WCD) which took place in July 2023, in Singapore. Jennifer Austin, GlobalSkin CEO was an active participant on the Scientific Program Planning Committee for this prestigious event. 
Highlights of GlobalSkin’s involvement include:  

  • Keynote by Marc Yale, GlobalSkin Board President  
  • Jennifer Austin chaired an expert forum (with co-chairs, GlobalSkin Board Member Dr. Inena Wa Inena, and GlobalSkin Member Kelly Capozza) on “Patients as partners in advancing dermatology through research and advocacy” 
  • Two oral presentations on the GRIDD project 
  • Participated in the Patient & Dermatology Community Village 
  • Co-hosted with DEBRA International a multi-stakeholder side event 
  • Met with patient organizations located in Asia 
  • Hosted a Skin Matters reception…and more!    

The ILDS offered Patient Organizations the opportunity to exhibiting in the WCD2023 Patient & Dermatology Community Village. Patient Organizations were invited to book a complimentary booth which included three badges with full access to the scientific sessions. 

Read the summary of the event here.


EADV Congress 2023

The 32nd EADV Congress is taking place from 11-14 October 2023 in Berlin.  GlobalSkin looks forward to being present at the Congress, where we along with many Member organizations will bring the patient perspective to the forefront. We will network with doctors and specialists as well as industry partners.  We are also planning several events that you will be invited to attend.  

 Please mark your calendars:  

  • GlobalSkin-Europe Community Workshop “Building Stronger Bonds: Fostering Effective Partnerships between Patient Organizations and Pharma Industry: October 11, 14:30-16:30. This event will be facilitated by Dr. Tamás Bereczki, a renowned partner, consultant, and trainer in the patient-led and focused strategic advisory «Patvocates». Dr. Bereczki also serves as the course coordinator, content developer, and a trainer of EUPATI. 
    Please RSVP for the event HERE (Open to patient organization members only)

  • GlobalSkin Skin Matters Reception: October 11, 17:30-19:30 Wilmina Hotel   
    Please RSVP Here (Open to all GlobalSkin stakeholders)

  • Co-organized GlobalSkin-EADV Session: How collaboration improves access to care, October 12, 8:30-10:00 Room: M6+7

  • EADV Patient Advocacy Task Force Meeting

  • GlobalSkin Booth - Patient Organization Area – October 11 – 14

  • GRIDD Research project poster - E-Poster Area - October 11-14

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