Geneva, Switzerland
April 12 - 14, 2019

Atopic Dermatitis in Africa

ISAD Global 2019 - April 12 - 14 Novotel Geneva Centre Hotel - Geneva, Switzerland

The International Society of Atopic Dermatitis is proud to announce the ISAD Global Meetings dedicated to the discussion of atopic dermatitis issues around the world. ISAD Global 2019 will be dedicated to Atopic Dermatitis in Africa.

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Preliminary Program

ATOPIC DERMATITIS IN AFRICA

Chairs: Prof. Alain Taïeb (France)  & Prof. Peter Schimidt-Grendelmeier (Switzerland)


APRIL 12, FRIDAY

Novotel Geneva Centre Hotel


18:30 Opening Session 

• Introduction: Prof. Alain Taïeb & Prof. Peter Schimidt-Grendelmeier

• Presentation of participants

• Opening Lecture: Overview of health challenges including skin health in sub-saharan Africa: WHO Regional representative (Dr Matshidiso Moeti) https://www.afro.who.int/fr/regional-director/biography

20:00 Welcome Cocktail


APRIL 13, SATURDAY

Morning Session

8.30-12.30

Lectures:

• Skin Diseases in Africa: Experience in Mekele - Tigray - Prof Aldo Morrone (Italy)

• Atopic Dermatitis in Uganda -  TBA

• Dermatology Journey to São Tomé e Príncipe - TBA

• AD Clinical Cases - TBA

• Survey on Atopic Dermatitis in sub-Saharan Africa TBA


Lunch Break 


Afternoon session 

14.00-17.30

Design Workshop 1

Creating Persona Cases

Identifying Problems and Needs

Brainstorming

Prototyping Solutions


Group Dinner


APRIL 14, SUNDAY

8.30-12.30

Design Workshop 2

Group Presentation - Proposing Solutions


Therapeutic Education in Chronic Disorders: A Global perspective: Prof Alain Golay, HUG https://www.hug-ge.ch/enseignement-therapeutique-pour-maladies

Telemedicine and potential applications to the AD African TBA


Closing 

Farewell lunch

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