Scientific program

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Wednesday April 11, 2018

11:30 – 1:00 PM Registration & Poster set up & Lunch

1:00 – 1:30 PM Opening

Session 1 – 1:30-3 PM – Co-morbidities
Session chairs: Johannes Ring, Christian Vestergaard

1:30 Comorbidities of atopic dermatitis: association or systemic disease?
Invited speaker: Jonathan Silverberg

3:00 – 3:30 PM Break 
Session 2 – 3:30-5 PM – Patients’ perspectives/ Education/ eHealth
Session chairs: Roberto Takaoka, Sebastien Barbarot
3:30 Atopic dermatitis – the patient perspective
Invited speaker: Matthew Ridd, UK
7 PM – Conference Dinner and the Georg Rajka Medal 2018 ceremony. Museum Speelklok (Ticketed) to include the new ISAD 2018 song

After the Conference dinner, it is time to dance and sing along with Groove Department. A sensational 9-piece cover band from the Netherlands with a charismatic lead-vocal, a groovy rhythm section and 4 highly energetic horn players – www.groovedepartment.nl

 


Thursday, April 12, 2018

Session 3a –  9-10:30 AM – Mechanisms of disease: genetics & -omics
Session chairs: Thomas Werfel,  Kyu Han Kim
Invited speaker: John Common

10:30 – 11:00 AM Break

Session 3b – 11-12:30 AM – Mechanisms of disease: from phenotypes to endotypes
Session chairs: Emma Guttman, Norito Katoh
Invited speaker: Thomas Bieber

12:30 – 1:30 PM Lunch and poster viewing

Session 4a – 1:30-3 PM – New targets, systemic treatments and new treatments I
Session chairs: Andreas Wollenberg, Kenji Kabashima

The Gloves are Off – AD Therapeutics are Duking it Out
Invited speaker: Lisa Beck

Break 3:00 – 3:30 PM

Session 4b – 3:30-4:30 PM – New targets, systemic treatments and new treatments II

4:30 – 5:00 Short piano recital of semi-classical songs composed by Hywel Williams

5:00 – 6:00 PM Poster viewing & drinks

Guest speaker –   6-7 PM
Hans Clevers – Stem cells and organoids in tomorrow’s clinical practice


Friday, April 13, 2018

Session 5 –  9-10:30 AM – Outcome measures
Session chairs: Eric Simpson, Christian Apfelbacher

Demystifying Outcome Measures
Invited speaker: Hywel Williams

10:30 – 11:00 PM Break

Session 6 – 11-12:30 PM – Gaps in evidence
Session chairs: Thomas Bieber, Hywel Williams

Mind the Gap: Prioritizing the Many Unmet Needs for Research in Atopic Dermatitis
Invited speaker: Amy Paller

12:30 PM Awards for best posters and oral presentations

Closing remarks & Farewell

~12:45 Lunch

 


Local organizing committee:
Carla Bruijnzeel-Koomen, Marjolein de Bruin-Weller, DirkJan Hijnen, Marie-Louise Schuttelaar, Joost Schalkwijk,  Phyllis Spuls,  Bernd Arents


updated March 12, 2018