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

Atopic Dermatitis Nurse Training Workshop

On September 24, 2019, Eczema Quebec hosted a Dermatology Nurse Training Workshop at the Glen Site of the McGill University Health Centre (MUHC). This half-day CNE-accredited workshop was led by Dr. Carolyn Jack, MD, PhD, Dermatologist and specialist in atopic dermatitis at MUHC, and by Isabelle Lavoie, a specialist nurse at CHU Sainte-Justine for 25 years, and … Continue reading Atopic Dermatitis Nurse Training Workshop

Living With Eczema: A Round-Table Discussion Led by the Patient Committee

On Wednesday, August 14, 2019, Eczema Quebec hosted a round table discussion for patients to talk about their experiences with adult atopic dermatitis. Patients were invited to bring their creams, and tell us about their prescriptions, daily routines, challenges, and solutions.During the round-table discussion, patients were invited to participate in the filming of short testimonial … Continue reading Living With Eczema: A Round-Table Discussion Led by the Patient Committee

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