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47th National Conference of Indian Association of Dermatologists, Venereologists & Leprologists

Hosted by IADVL Karnataka

WELCOME MESSAGE - Organizing Committee

DERMACON INTERNATIONAL 2019 – INDIA, first International DERMACON being hosted by the vibrant team of Dermatologists of IADVL Karnataka. It is the 47th National Conference of Indian Association of Dermatologists, Venereologists & Leprologists and the first ever DERMACON with an international outreach - an “Indian mission with a global vision”. It will be held between 17th to 20th January 2019.

This congress is a true celebration, an academic event of the best minds in the field, a social celebration of beloved colleagues, seniors, mentors and eager freshers, a gastronomic celebration of the tastes and flavours of India, a cultural celebration of the best that Karnataka and India can showcase. With this landmark event, DERMACON will go truly international with participation by delegates, faculties & sister societies from around the world.

The venue of the conference, Clarks Exotica Convention Resort & Spa is located close to the international airport, away from the hustle and bustle of the metropolitan city. It has been chosen carefully and has all facilities to cater to a conference of this magnitude.

"Team Derma Bengaluru & IADVL Karnataka" are ready and eager to host and warmly welcome each of you to our country India and experience its legendary hospitality. Our strength is the unity of our team which has been demonstrated during organization of several conferences, including the recently concluded World Congress of Cosmetic Dermatology. The team is a unique blend of experience and youth and hence will ensure that DERMACON INTERNATIONAL 2019 – INDIA, will be a skintillating experience, like the previous two DERMACONS - "Derma vision Beyond 2000" & DERMACON 2009 held in Bengaluru.

We welcome you to join us to teach, learn, enjoy and celebrate.

Team IADVL – Karnataka & Bengaluru

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Dr. S Sacchidanand

Organizing Chairperson
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Dr. R Raghunatha reddy

Organizing Secretary
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Dr. Savitha A S

Treasurer
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Dr. Satish D A

Organizing Co Chair
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Dr. Venkataram Mysore

International Liaison Chairperson

Organising committee Invites you to Attend DERMACON INTERNATIONAL 2019- INDIA

300

National Speakers

60

International Speakers

28

Workshops

17

Target Course

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Great Event Schedule

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Day 01 CME - Cutting Edge International symposia

January 17, 2019

Timings Hall 1 - Kaveri Hall 2 - Arkavathi Hall 3 - Hemavathi
Splitting hair : Cutting edge technology in trichology Linking hands : Liaising with other specialties Looking forward : Future Dermatotherapeutics
09.30 to 10.30 am Trichology fundamentals
  • Advances in pathogenesis of hair loss & it's implications in practice.
  • Hair evaluation - Clinical aspects.
  • Panel discussion: Diagnosis Of Hair Loss- How do I approach ?
Endocrinology & Dermatology
  • Androgens and skin.
  • Cutaneous window to thyroid disease and diabetes.
  • Panel discussion: Endocrines & Skin (case based)
Challenges in Dermatotherapeutics
  • Palmoplantar psoriasis and eczema
  • Axillary dermatoses – Hidradenitis suppurativa & Hailey Hailey disease
  • Panel discussion: Management of recalcitrant dermatosis (Case scenario)
10.30 to 11.30 am Trichology
  • In non-cicatricial alopecia excluding hair cycle
  • In hair cycle disorders
  • Panel discussion: Why do I need a Trichoscope in clinical practice?
Cancers & Dermatology
  • Overview of cutaneous oncology.
  • Cutaneous Lymphoma Update.
Emerging Therapies
  • Atopic dermatitis : What's New in therapy?
  • Biologicals : off label indications
  • Novel approaches to resistant tinea
11.30 am to 12.40 pm Non Cicatricial Alopecia
  • Genetics & Hair loss
  • Hair loss in children
  • Investigational drug therapies
Dermato Rheumatology
  • Vasculitis – What's New?
  • Cutaneous Lupus Update
  • Arthritis and Skin
Difficult To Treat Dermatoses
  • Pain management in herpes zoster
  • Chronic and recurrent balanitis
  • Recalcitrant Oral Ulcers (case scenario)
12.40 am to 1.00 pm - Quiz Time : Brain Teasers
1:00pm to 2:00pm - Lunch Break
2.00 pm to 2:55 pm AGA – Evidence Based therapies
  • Androgen therapies- current concepts.
  • Non minoxidil topical therapies- When to use & What to use?
  • Panel discussion: Getting the optimal therapeutic outcome in AGA
Imaging In Dermatology
  • Ultrasonography in dermatology
  • Fetal medicine and dermatology
  • Panel discussion: Imaging in Dermatology
Future Therapeutics
  • Emerging systemic therapy – JAK inhibitors open
  • Emerging topical – antifungal therapy
  • Emerging interventional therapies for warts
2:55 pm to 3.50 pm Tricho Potpourri
  • Premature greying
  • Histopathological diagnosis of cicatricial alopecia
  • Panel discussion: Challenging case scenarios
Internal Medicine & Skin
  • Renal & hepatic pruritus
  • Dermatological drugs in CKD and hepatic disease
  • Recognizing target lesions in the emergency room
Updates- Indian Perspective
  • Secukinumab
  • Apremilast
  • Rituximab
3:50 pm to 4:45 pm Whats new in Trichology
  • Stem cell therapy
  • Robotics in Hair transplantation
  • Setting up of a trichology clinic
Technologies Present & Future
  • Genomics, Transcriptomics, Proteomics and Metabolomics
  • Genetic engineering
Advances In Immunosuppressive Therapy
  • Immunosuppressives in blistering diseases
  • Management of complications of immunosuppressants
  • Panel discussion: Judicious use of immune-suppressants & immunomodulants

Day 02

January 18, 2019

Timing Hall - 1
Kaveri
Hall - 2
Arkavathi
Hall - 3
Hemavathi
Hall - 4
Nethravathi
Hall - 5
Sharavathi
Hall - 6
Tungabhadra
Hall - 7
Kali
08:30 to 09:30 am Free Communication Free Communication Free Communication Free Communication Free Communication Free Communication Free Communication
09:40 to 10:10 am PL: Oration-1
10:10 to 10:30 am PL: Presidential Address
10:30 to 11:30 am PL: Key note lecture
11.00 to 12.00 pm International Leadership session ITATSA Session MD-Systemic pruritus Cases of DERMACON International Sister Society Meetings Legal cell session IADVL Hall CD- Tropical dermatology
12.00 to 01.00 pm PD-Treatable Genodermatoses IJDVL Session MD- Psycho dermatology PD- What's New CD : Integuments
: Hair and Nail
01.00 to 02.00 pm Lunch Break
02.00 to 03.00 pm CD- Hidradenitis suppurativa and recalcitrant dermatoses ID- Advanced diagnostics MD- Endocrine and metabolic disorders CD- Vitiligo International Sister Society Meetings IADVL Hall Acad Sessions
03.00 to 04.30 pm Award Paper - 1 CD- Acne and related disorders ID: Dermascopy- Science and Significancs DS/AD ITART session
AD-1
04.30 to 06.00 pm Free Communication Workshop

Day 03

January 19, 2019

Timing Hall - 1
Kaveri
Hall - 2
Arkavathi
Hall - 3
Hemavathi
Hall - 4
Nethravathi
Hall - 5
Sharavathi
Hall - 6
Tungabhadra
Hall - 7
Kali
08:30 to 10:00 am PL: IADVL Quiz
10:00 to 10:30 am PL: Oration-2
10:30 to 11:00 am PL: Oration-3
11:00 to 12:00 pm PL: IADVL Day
12.00 to 01.00 pm Research Grant SIG-Leprosy CD- Drugs in dermatology Cases of DERMACON Free Communication CD-Genital dermatoses
01.00 to 02.00 pm DS and AD- PRP
01.00 to 02.00 pm Lunch Break
02.00 to 03.00 pm CD- Vesiculobullous Disorders Open Session MD - Dermatologic therapy in Organ failure and pregnancy AD-2 International Sister Society Meetings IADVL Hall SIG- Geriatric dermatology
03.00 to 04.00 pm CD- Psoriasis CD- Cutaneous tumors and infiltration ED- Diagnosis and management DS and AD- Pearls and tips: Managing difficult situations
04.00 to 05.00 pm CD- Pigmentary Dermatoses STI: STI and HIV- Fight against suppression PD- 2 Workshop
05.00 to 06.00 pm Free Communication

Day 04

January 20, 2019

Timing Hall - 1
Kaveri
Hall - 2
Arkavathi
Hall - 3
Hemavathi
Hall - 4
Nethravathi
Hall - 5
Sharavathi
Hall - 6
Tungabhadra
Hall - 7
Kali
08:30 to 09:30 am Free Communication Free Communication Free Communication Free Communication Free Communication Free Communication Free Communication
09.30 to 10.00 Am DS : Guest Lectures CD - Integrated Medicine CD- Melasma : Need for an active treatment Cases of DERMACON International Sister Society Meetings IADVL Hall Armed forces session
10.00 to 11.30 am Award Paper-2 CD-Contact dermatitis MD- Vasculitis and Collagen Vascular disorders PG thesis based award session
11.30 to 12.30 pm CD-Future Therapeutics and innovations CD: Guest lectures CD- Infectious diseases AD- Light based therapies CMD- Reach the unreached
12.30 to 01.30 pm Open CD-Biologicals CD- Leg ulcer AD- Laser Practice management cell session
CD - Photo dermatology

AD: Aesthetic Dermatology, CD: Clinical Dermatology, CMD: Community Dermatology, DS: Dermatosurgery, ED: Emergency Dermatology, HD: Hansen’s disease, ID: Investigative Dermatology, MD: Medical Dermatology, PD: Pediatric Dermatology, PM: Practice Management, PL: plenary (Orations, Quiz, Key note lecture, IADVL day, and Award paper), STIs: Sexually transmitted infections


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