ISF annual Dermatology Study Day 2018, Galway, 10 March

The ISF is delighted to announce details of its 3rd annual Dermatology Study Day which takes place 10th March 2018 in the Galway Bay Hotel, Salthill, Galway.

Delegates of the ISF Study Day can look forward to an incredible line up of expert speakers from the world of dermatology.

This informative update on skin conditions is aimed at hospital, community-based, GP practice and public health nurses, pharmacists and others involved in providing first-line management of skin conditions / diseases.  The 2018 programme will cover psoriasis, lesion recognition, burn management, rosacea, acne, and common childhood skin problems.  

The annual event provides an exciting opportunity to learn from the experts and bring new knowledge and skills back to the workplace. Attendees will also get the opportunity to meet and talk during the event with exhibitors on new and existing products on the market..Nursing CPD Approved: Category 1 NMBI 4 CEUs. 

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Chaired by Consultant Dermatologist Dr Trevor Markham, University Hospital Galway

This year’s programme includes:

09.15-09.40   Registration & Tea/Coffee

09.40-09.50   Opening and welcome address, Carmel Blake ANP, ISF Helpline Clinical Manager

09.50-10.30   An update on the Treatment of Psoriasis, Dr Trevor Markham, Consultant Dermatologist University Hospital Galway

10.30-11.20   Recognition of Early Melanoma by Dermoscopy, Dr Kashif Ahmed, Consultant Dermatologist, University Hospital Limerick

11.20-11.30   Questions & Answers

11:30-12.00    Tea/coffee break

12.00-12.40    An Overview on the Initial Management of Burns, Deirdre Conlon ANP Plastic Surgery, University Hospital Galway

12.40-13.00    Rosacea in Primary Care, Dr Eilis Nic Dhonncha Spr University Hospital Galway

13.00-13.10    Questions and Answers

13.10-13.55    Complimentary Lunch & Exhibition Stands

13.55-14.15    Management of Acne in Primary Care, Dr Lisa Roche Spr, University Hospital Galway

14.15-14.35    Common Conditions in Paediatric Dermatology, Dr Qamar Razali, Registrar, University Hospital Galway

14.35-15.15    Management of Eczema/Atopic Dermatitis, Sheila Ryan, ANP, Dermatology, University Hospital Limerick

15.15-15.25    Questions & Answers


The ISF’s professional study day promises to be an unmissable event so we advise people to get their ticket well in advance to avoid disappointment.

The registration fee in €75.00; this includes tea/coffee and light lunch.



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