Eczema Expert, 29 September!! Meeting line up announced.

The Irish Skin Foundation is delighted to announce the wonderful line- up for this year’s Eczema Expert meeting which will take place on Saturday 29th September 2018 in the Red Cow Moran Hotel, Dublin, form 10:00 to 15:00, supported by La Roche Posay.

Click here! Register to let us know you’re coming!


Exhibitors this year include La Roche Posay, Bioderma, Eucerin, Suvex Sooth, Skinnies, Suu Balm, Dermal Laboratories, Ovelle, Fannin Pharma, Moo Goo, Aveeno and Uriage.


The Eczema Expert event is FREE and open to everyone, but make sure to book your place now!

Irish Skin Foundation – Presentation Series

10:15-11:00 Registration, Tea/Coffee & Exhibition Stands

11:00-11:10 Opening & Welcome Address by RTE Lyric FM’s Paul Herriott

11:10-11:50 Living Well With Eczema”, Dr Anne-Marie Tobin, Consultant Dermatologist, Tallaght Hospital

11:45-12:20 Practical management, sleep and beating the itch-scratch cycle”, Sheila Ryan, Dermatology Advanced Nurse Practitione, University Hospital Limerick

12:20:-12:30 A parent’s view: Glenn Kenneally on caring for a child with eczema

12:30-13:30 Q&A session, followed by a break and exhibition stands

La Roche-Posay – Presentation Series

13:30-14:00 “How to reduce the severity of eczema from the 1st day of life, staying flare-free for longer and the role of the skin microbiome”, Dr Anne-Marie Tobin, Consultant Dermatologist, Tallaght Hospital

14:00-14:30 “The importance of cultivating good sleep habits for parents & children, whilst also managing eczema-related sleep disturbances”, Niamh O’Reilly, Sleep Specialist, The Nursery

The informative meeting will run during Eczema Awareness Week and will provide people with or caring for those with eczema the knowledge and practical tips they require to manage the often misunderstood condition.

This year’s meeting will cover topics such as What is Eczema?, Latest on Current & Emerging Therapies, Eczema Myths vs Facts, Managing your child’s eczema, as well practical tips, advice for life, and one man’s experience of living with eczema as an adult.

There will also be an opportunity to speak with exhibitors from companies who will be showcasing both current and new products available.

Click here: Register to let us know you’re coming!

For more information about atopic dermatitis and eczema, visit our main eczema page here.  If you need help or guidance about managing your eczema, contact the ISF Helpline here.