98th Annual Meeting of the British Association of Dermatologists 2018
Edinburgh International Conference Centre (EICC) #Edinburgh, UK
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We are delighted to announce further details of the programme for the 98th Annual Meeting of the British Association of Dermatologists, taking place 3rd to 5th July at the EICC Edinburgh venue.
We hope that you will agree that this is looking a superb programme and offers something for everyone working in Dermatology.
We will continue with some of the new initiatives introduced in Liverpool and hope to build on the record attendance we achieved in 2017.
Please have a look at the programme tab on the left hand side to see the overview of sessions and details of the Guest Speakers. Following positive feedback we have continued to spread the special interest groups throughout the week, but please check the which day as there have been some adjustments to this.
We will be continuing with the 'Hot Topics' and would encourage you all to download the meeting app that will be launched in May. We have some exciting new initiatives planned, including a lunchtime journal club and the return of guided poster walks.
Please now proceed to the registration pages and we look forward to seeing you in Edinburgh in July. We hope to have record numbers of delegates in 2018 so please encourage your colleagues to sign up and take advantage of the BAD's new membership rates and reduced conference rates for GPs and Allied Healthcare Professionals.
We hope to see you in Edinburgh,
Dr Nick Levell Dr Tanya Bleiker
President Clinical Vice-President
Group registrations not allowed
Accompanying persons not allowed
We don’t accept Online Abstracts
Convention Edinburgh has negotiated rates for the British Dermatology Annual Meeting 2018 and is pleased to offer a free online accommodation booking service to delegates attending the conference.
To view and book the various accommodation options please click on the link below.
Credit card details are required to make a booking and confirmation shall be sent to your e-mail address. Payment should be made directly with the accommodation provider at the time of your stay.
The BAD is not responsible for booking hotel accommodation.
Abstracts Submissions for the following special interest groups will be considered for the 98th Annual Meeting:
British Cosmetic Dermatology Group
British Society of Cutaneous Allergy
British Society for Dermatopathology
British Society for Dermatological Surgery
British Society for Skin Care In Immunosuppressed Individuals
British Society for Paediatric Dermatology / British Society for Paediatric and Adolescent Rheumatology
British Photodermatology Group
British Teledermatology Society
Guidance to Authors of abstracts for submission to the Historic Symposium
1. Abstracts should be factual, original and well researched
2. The subject should be an historical aspect of Dermatology eg history of a disorder; eminent Dermatologist 3. Case reports are not appropriate
4. Please see previous programmes to avoid subject repetition
Dermatology Teachers Session
British Hair & Nail Society
Authors will be notified of the results by the end of March 2018
Abstract submission deadline 2018-02-05
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SATELLITE SYMPOSIA - The deadline for submissions is 16th February 2018.
Proposal forms and guidelines on holding a satellite symposia at the 98th Annual Meeting of the British Association of Dermatologists can be found below:
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British Association of Dermatologists
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