MIMS Learning Live: South
London, 28 June 2019

Conference programme

Dermatology

08.00 – 08.30

Registration

08.30 – 08.45

Chair’s welcome
Dr Nigel Stollery
GP in Kibworth, Leicestershire and clinical assistant in dermatology at The Leicester Royal Infirmary

8.45 – 9.45

My approach to managing atopic eczema in Primary Care – what’s new? 
Dr. George Moncrieff, GP, Oxfordshire, and chair of the Dermatology Council

  • Protecting the skin barrier is key to managing eczema. What we mean by the ‘skin barrier’ and how it works
  •  Atopic eczema and perhaps the whole atopic march may be preventable in some individuals
  • Emollients play a critical role in the management of eczema and can reduce overall healthcare costs as well as the number of scripts for antibiotics and topical steroids
  • Topical immunomodulators are ideal for prescribing in primary care

9.45 – 10.45

Melanoma

10.45 – 11.15

Coffee Break

11.15 – 12.00

Acne [Initiated, funded and reviewed by CeraVe/La Roche-Posay

12.00 – 12.30

Hyperpigmentation: Diagnosis and management [Initiated, funded and reviewed by Beiersdorf]

  • Different types of hyperpigmentation and how to diagnose
  • Management pathway for a patient
  • Treatment options for the management of hyperpigmentation

12.30 – 13.15

Skin Infections – Dr Sara Ritchie

13.15 – 14.15

Lunch

14.15 – 15.15

Psoriasis
Dr. George Moncrieff, 
GP, Oxfordshire, and chair of the Dermatology Council

15.15 – 15.45

Coffee Break

15.45 – 16.45

Unusual rashes – Dr Liz Ogden