Eczema Enemies: Natural Health Products

It is a common scenario; an eczema sufferer, keen for relief, finds themselves searching for a cure to their condition. Today, one of the biggest trends capitalizing on this search for a silver bullet are so-called ‘natural’ remedies. From ‘organic’ oils to ‘clean’ creams, there are countless products being marketed as nontoxic cures to eczema, … Continue reading Eczema Enemies: Natural Health Products

Upcoming Events

Please stay tuned for more information, including dates and times, on these upcoming events. Pharmacy Day A half-day workshop specifically geared towards training of pharmacists across Quebec, to be presented by the McGill University Hospital Network Center of Excellence for Atopic Dermatitis. After the lecture, there will be a hands-on demonstration by an expert pharmacist … Continue reading Upcoming Events

Covid-19 and Your Eczema: What You Need to Know

The COVID-19 pandemic planning affects us all as we adjust day-to-day activities to minimize risk to ourselves, loved ones, and our community at large.See below for INFORMATION for instructions if you feel sick, or are taking medications that affect your immune system, and for steps and precautions to take.If you have questions or concerns, stay … Continue reading Covid-19 and Your Eczema: What You Need to Know

Dermatology Specialist Meeting

On May 17, 2019, Eczema Quebec hosted a one-day Dermatology Specialist Meeting at Vargas Restaurant. The event was held for dermatology leaders across Quebec to discuss and optimize tools for exchanging information with chronic atopic dermatitis patients, especially adults. They also discussed how to strengthen network connections within Quebec, as well as how the province … Continue reading Dermatology Specialist Meeting

“A-topics” Invited Speaker Series

On January 16, 2019, the McGill University Hospital Network Center of Excellence for Atopic Dermatitis hosted Dr. Robert Bissonnette, MD, of Innovaderm Research, for a keynote lecture on ‘New molecular targets for atopic disease: Learning from proof of concept trials in atopic dermatitis.’ Next, there was an afternoon round-table discussion with local experts, specialists and … Continue reading “A-topics” Invited Speaker Series

Atopic Dermatitis Severity Scoring Workshop

On October 15, 2018, Eczema Quebec hosted an event titled 'Understand immune mechanisms underlying atopic dermatitis' at the Jewish General Hospital in Montreal. This event for HCPs and dermatology residents included an invited speaker lecture by Dr. Emma Guttman-Yassky, MD, PhD. Dr. Guttman-Yassky is President of the International Eczema Council, and Director of the Laboratory … Continue reading Atopic Dermatitis Severity Scoring Workshop