Dermatology Study Day 2018 – Galway – line-up announced!

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.

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

The informative training for hospital, community-based, GP practice and public health nurses, pharmacists and others involved in providing skin care 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 various exhibitors on new and existing products on the market. Nursing CPD Approval Pending.

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Chaired by Consultant Dermatologist Dr Trevor Markham, University Hospital Galway

The 2018 programme includes:

09:15 – 09:45 Registration & Tea/Coffee

09:45 – 09.55 Opening and welcome address – Carmel Blake ANP, ISF Helpline Clinical Manager

10.00 – 10:40 An update on the treatment of psoriasis – Dr Trevor Markham, Consultant Dermatologist, University Hospital Galway

10:40 – 11.20 Lesion Recognition by Dermoscopy – Dr Kashif Ahmed, Consultant Dermatologist, University Hospital Limerick

11.20 – 11:30 Q & A

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 – 12:50 Q&A

12:50 – 13:40 Complementary Lunch & Exhibition Stands

13:40 – 14.00 Rosacea in Primary Care – Dr Eilis Nic Dhonncha Spr, University Hospital Galway

14.00 – 14:20 Management of Acne in Primary Care – Dr Lisa Roche Spr, University Hospital Galway

14:20 – 14.40 Common Conditions in Paediatric Dermatology – Dr Qamar Razali, Registrar, University Hospital Galway

14.40 – 14:50 Q & A

14.50 – 15.00 Closing Address

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.



Exhibitors: to be announced