American Academy of Dermatology Scholarship Recipient 2017

I was very pleased to receive a scholarship which facilitated my attendance at the American Academy of Dermatology Annual Meeting which was held in Orlando, Florida this year. 

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IAD offering a scholarship to attend their Autumn meeting in Farnham Estate

The Irish Association of Dermatologists are offering a scholarship to attend their Autumn meeting in Farnham Estate, Co. Cavan, Ireland on Thursday 12th & Friday 13th October 2017 to an EADV fellow. This would be open to a trainee or consultant EADV Member. Meeting registration, conference dinner, two nights' accommodation and travel will be funded by the IAD. We would ask the fellow to perhaps bring a clinical poster along to present.

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AAD Scholarship report by Julianne Clowry

I was delighted to receive a Registration Scholarship to attend the American Academy of Dermatology Annual Meeting held this year in sunny Orlando, Florida.

High winds in New York and a rescheduled flight almost scuppered plans to arrive in time for the Academy’s International Scholarship reception, but with some last minute luck, I made it to the home of “the magic kingdom.”

Here, we were welcomed by esteemed members of the Academy, including Jean Bolgnia, who mingled at ease with the crowd, despite her celebrity status!

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24th World Congress of Dermatology

24th World Congress of Dermatology to be held in June 10-15 2019 in Milan, Italy

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Travel Scholarship Report by Dr. Oonagh Molloy

My travel scholarship took me to both Central London and Newcastle for the Royal Society of Medicine December meeting and the British Society of Dermatological Surgery surgical course held annually.

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Travel Fellowship & AAD Scholarship recipients for 2017

This years Travel Fellowship & AAD Scholarship recipients for 2017 have been selected.

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IAD are offering 2 scholarships

The Irish Association of Dermatologists are offering 2 scholarships , one North and one South of Ireland to support a medical student with an interest in Dermatology to attend their Autumn meeting in Farnham Estate, Co Cavan on Thursday 12th & Friday 13th October 2017.

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Spring meeting 2017 prizes

  • Burrows Cup 1st prize awarded to Dr Laura Nestor - Circulating Mucosal Associated Invariant T cells are depleted in melanoma and show an exhausted prof
  • Burrows Cup 2nd prize awarded to Dr Catherine Quinlan - Missed Opportunities for Melanoma Detection in Secondary Care
  • Best poster prize awarded to Dr Aine Kelly - An Audit of Compliance with TB Screening Procedures prior to treatment of Psoriasis with Biologic
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Autumn Meeting 2016 winners

  • Rogers Plate 1st prize awarded to Dr Laoise Griffin - A novel use of reflectance confocal microscopy (RCM) to detect Pagetoid Melanocytosis (PM)
  • Rogers Plate 2nd prize awarded to Dr Veronika Dvorakova - Methotrexate for Severe Childhood Atopic Dermatitis: Real Life Experience in a Tertiary Centre    
  • Best case presentation awarded to Dr Victoria Campbell - Resolving hepatic hemangiomas and hypothyroidism after treatment with propranolol and levothyroxine
  • Best poster prize awarded to Dr Conor Broderick - Recalcitrant cutaneous sarcoidosis, with response to daylight photodynamic therapy
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Wedad Abdelrahman Travelling Fellowship Report 2016

I was awarded the IAD travel fellowship to attend the ‘16th Dubai World Dermatology & Laser Conference and Exhibition in conjunction with the 5th Continental Congress of Dermatology’, held between 12-14 April 2016 at the Dubai International Convention and Exhibition Centre in the beautiful city of Dubai, United Arab Emirates.  This was my first time attending this well-known international congress and indeed proved an excellent experience.

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Dr Aizuri Murad IAD Travelling Fellowship Report 2016

Dr Aizuri Murad, MBBS, MRCS, MRCP

Dermatology Specialist Registrar, Dublin. Ireland. 

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Euromelanoma Skin Cancer Screening in University Hospital Kerry

More than 350 people attended a free skin cancer screening clinic in University Hospital Kerry on Saturday 21st of May 2016 . The event was organised by Dr Johnny Bourke and Dr LesleyAnn Murphy Consultant Dermatologists University Hospital Kerry as part of Euromelanoma and they were assisted by Consultants Dr Michelle Murphy and Dr Mary Bennett (South Infirmary Cork) and Dr Norin Ni Scannlain (Bon Secours Hospital Tralee).

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