List of events


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International Paediatric Dermatology Congress

Date 4 May to 5 May, 2017
Dubai, UAE

The International Paediatric Dermatology Congress, taking place on 4-5 May in Dubai, UAE, provides two days of robust discussions on the most effective strategies related to diagnosis, prevention and management of common Paediatric dermatological conditions as well as explores new ideas and concepts related to the field. Regional and international experts will gather along to give the latest updates in the field.

XXXV Reunión Anual de Dermatólogos Latinoamericanos

Date 26 May to 29 May, 2017
Bogotá, Colombia

For 2017, Bogotá has been selected to host for the first time ever the annual RADLA Meeting (created in 1973) - one of the most prestigious event in the field in Latin America.
Please feel free to consult the official website and note that all the information provided are in Spanish only.

4th International Summit on Nail Diseases

Date 23 June to 25 June, 2017

The 4th International Summit on Nail Diseases, will be held in June 23-25, 2017, in Divani Caravel Hotel, in Athens, Greece. Building on the success of the previous International Summits for Nail Diseases, this 4th edition aspires to bring together distinguished experts from around the globe and provide the attendees with the opportunity to listen to the latest scientific data and view on the diagnosis and treatment of nail diseases. A variety of session types, featuring among them hands-on workshops, will allow a balanced combination of the didactic approach with interactive learning and information exchange, ultimately leading to the enhancement of clinical practice, to the benefit of the patient. You can click here for the Preliminary Scientific Programme.

13th World Congress of Pediatric Dermatology (WCPD 2017)

Date 6 July to 9 July, 2017
Chicago, Illinois, USA
This unique event takes place only once every four years, co-sponsored by the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP), WCPD 2017 is truly a global event which offers a multitude of opportunities for teaching, learning, networking and collaboration. Physicians with a passion for pediatric dermatology will gather to hear both practical and cutting-edge lectures, present and share the results of their research, and develop or strengthen professional relationships. Experts from many contributing specialties will be present, and the conference welcomes attendance from all physicians who wish to further their clinical expertise, broaden their global networking, and expand their research partnership opportunities.
Please remember there are many ways to directly participate as a part of the WCPD 2017 program. Submit an abstract for oral or poster presentation or your most unique case for our Cases of the Year session. Submissions will be accepted online August 1, 2016 through January 1, 2017.

26th EADV Congress

Date 13 September to 17 September, 2017
Geneva, Switzerland

11th International Conference - Improving the use of Electromyography in Paediatrics

Date 27 September to 29 September, 2017
Ghent, Belgium
After meetings held in London, Paris, Uppsala, Corsica and Cambridge, we are pleased to host the International Paediatric EMG Conference in the beautiful ancient medieval city centre of Ghent (Belgium), at the Thagaste Monastery "Augustijnenklooster".
The aim of all the meetings has been to equip the delegates with the skills and knowledge to perform paediatric EMG. The course is of interest to specialists in child neurology, child paediatricians, specialists in physical medicine and rehabilitation, clincal neurophysiologists, researchers and physiotherapists with interest in paediatric EMG.
No prior knowledge of paediatric EMG is needed to make your attendance at this unique Conference worthwhile. Nevertheless, if you want to start the Conference with a basic knowledge of paediatric EMG, you can sign up for a unique short basic course about paediatric EMG and child ultrasound on September 26.

VI Congresso Nazionale SIDerP

Date 12 October to 14 October, 2017
Bologna, Italy

National Congress of the Italian Society for Pediatric Dermatology will be held during 12 - 14 October 2017 in Bologna, Italy. For detailed programme and other information, please download the brochure below.

EAP 2017 Congress and MasterCourse

Date 12 October to 15 October, 2017
Ljubljana, Slovenia
The European Academy of Paediatrics (EAP) exists to promote the health of infants, children, adolescents, and young adults in Europe. It aims to improve standards in training, service and research and to represent the professional interests of paediatricians in the EU.
EAP is not only a Paediatric Society made of European and non-European paediatricians, but it also represents the Paediatric Section of UEMS (European Union of Medical Specialists) composed of delegates from European national and specialist paediatric societies and as such, it represents the official political voice for children and paediatricians throughout Europe.
To learn more about EAP, please click here.

17th ESPD Annual Meeting

Date 19 October to 21 October, 2017
Palma de Mallorca, Spain

17th ESPD Annual Meeting Secretariat

Prague Congress Centre
5. kvetna 65, 140 21 Prague 4, Czech Republic
Tel.: +420 261 174 301
Fax: +420 261 174 307
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Scientific Programme -
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17th ESPD Annual Meeting Local Organising Committee

Ana Martín-Santiago
17th ESPD Annual Meeting President
Antonio Torrelo
ESPD Scientific Programme Committee Chair

BIT's 3rd Annual World Congress of Pediatrics-2017

Date 1 November to 3 November, 2017
Taiyuan, China

The Congress brings an innovative and stimulating global academic platform searching for consensus and agreements on main child health pathologies, difficulties and controversies. The concept for the Pediatrics-2017 and program was developed for Pediatricians working in Primary and Secondary Care, as well as for specialists in the diverse areas of Pediatrics, Pediatric Surgeons, Family Medicine Doctors, General Practitioners, Researchers and Policy Makers. The outstanding scientific program will feature distinguished keynote addresses, cutting edge state-of-the-science lectures, controversial debates, and compelling presentations by main leaders in Pediatrics. We look forward to welcoming you to the beautiful Taiyuan!

6th Global Congress for Consensus in Paediatrics and Child Health

Date 12 November to 15 November, 2017
Colombo, Sri Lanka
Preliminary Scientific Programme available HERE.
CIP brings an innovative and stimulating global academic debate platform searching for consensus and agreements on main child health pathologies, management options of paediatric health problems, difficulties faced and controversies.
The concept for the CIP Congress and the programme was developed with Paediatricians working in Primary and Secondary Care as well as specialists in diverse areas of Paediatrics, Paediatric Surgery, General Practitioners, Researchers and Policy Makers in mind.
CIP congress will allow networking between local, regional and other international participants, who would travel from all over the globe.

Emirates Dermatology Society Annual Conference 2017

Date 17 November to 19 November, 2017
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
The aim of Emirates Dermatology Society Conference 2017 is to provide a forum of the highest standard for scientific (clinical & experimental), educational and social exchange between professionals involved in Dermatology care (adult & paediatrics) in order to achieve progress in the clinical care of patients. It also aims to build bridges between dermatologists practicing all over the world to easily exchange knowledge and experience.
Excellence in dermatology advances occurs at many levels, from the individual dermatologists to the collective profession, and it occurs across many areas. Our sessions are divided into 8 tracks, peer dermatology societies updates, in addition to hands-on workshops. The program is planned to cover a number of educational subjects, naming few: Paediatric Dermatology, Dermatopathology, Cosmetic Dermatology, and Laser and Phototherapy. Please check the conference website regularly for additions and changes.
EDS 2017 promises to set the first pillar for this yearly planned conference, to be the cornerstone and foundation for an international scientific meeting place, and to be the core of dermatology studies.

10th World Congress of the World Society for Pediatric Infectious Diseases

Date 2 December to 5 December, 2017
Shenzen, China