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Skin Health Institute

2022 Patch Test Training Day

Education

9TH ANNUAL PATCH TEST TRAINING DAY     

Friday 29 April 2022, 8:30AM - 4:30PM

 Adelaide Convention Centre


The team from the Occupational Dermatology Research and Education Centre at the Skin Health Institute present the 2022 Patch Test Training Day, to be held at the Adelaide Convention Centre as part of the ASM.

AGENDA:

8.30–8.35                 Introduction

8.35-8.55                 The basics: Making a diagnosis and SHI top ten allergens for 2021

8.55-9.15                 Allergy to devices, including glucose sensors, stoma products, hearing aids, glasses, IUDs

9.15-9.25                 Tattoo reactions

9.25-9.45                 Allergic reactions to implants: an update

10.15-10.45            Morning tea

10.45-11.15            Pesky allergens– limonene, linalool, sodium metabisulphite, benzalkonium chloride

11.15-11.35            Foot dermatitis: what’s new and how to test

11.35-11.45            A case that taught me something

11.55-12.05            Research roundup from ODREC

12.05-12.15            What’s new internationally– including European hand eczema guidelines

12.15-12.20            Launch of the patch test training certificate

12.20-12.30            Discussion

12.30-1.30              Lunch

1.30-4.30                The Practical side:

  • CABA: how to order tests and use PatchCams
  • Testing patient samples and work products
  • Patch application and removal
  • ROATs: how to do them
  • Tape allergy and tape stripping
  • Q&A session (email questions to [email protected] and answers will be discussed)

Full agenda 


REGISTRATION COSTS

Nurse/Registrar        Full rate $260 (early bird* $230)

Dermatologists         Full rate $370  (early bird* $340)

Other                         Full rate $400 (early bird* $360)

*Please note early bird ends Friday 1 April 2022

Register here


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