14th Annual Congress 22nd – 25th September 2021
Edinburgh International Conference Centre, Edinburgh, UK.

Prof Veronica Kinsler
14th WCPD Annual Meeting President


Dear Colleague,

On behalf of the Local Organising Committee I would like to thank you for considering supporting the 14th World Congress of Paediatric Dermatology. We are delighted to be hosting WCPD2021 in the UK and specifically the city of Edinburgh.

The City has a world wide appeal and the Congress will take place in the world class EICC venue situated in the heart of the easily accessible capital of Scotland.

The Scientific Programme will be of the highest quality, with a range of sessions divided into Management, Specialist and Mixed. In addition we are pleased to have fantastic Keynote speakers ready to educate and enlighten.

The range of delegates will be from all across the world, with the meeting being promoting at all major Dermatology Meetings, National Societies, targeted membership organisations and other relevant Specialties. We very much hope you choose to participate in what promising to be an outstanding meeting.

If you work in Paediatric Dermatology you can’t afford to miss this meeting.

We look forward to welcoming you in Edinburgh!

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Keynote Speakers

Prof Kelly Cordoro (San Francisco, USA) 
Professor of Dermatology & Paediatrics

Prof Nigel Curtis (Victoria, Australia) 
Professor of Paediatric Infectious Diseases

Prof Michele de Luca (Modena, Italy)
Professor of Biochemistry

Prof Inderjeet Dokal (London, United Kingdom)
Professor of Haematology

Dr Danya Glaser (London, United Kingdom)
Hon. Consultant Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist

Prof Alan Irvine (Dublin, Ireland)
Professor of Dermatology

Dr Christine Léauté-Labrèze (Bordeaux, France)
Consultant Dermatologist

Prof Amy Paller (Illinois, USA)
Professor of Dermatology & Paediatrics

Dr Virginia Sybert (Washington, USA)
Paediatric dermatologist & Medical Geneticist

Prof Pierre Vabres (Dijon, France)
Professor of Dermatology

Prof Gil Yosipovitch (Florida, USA) 
Professor of Dermatology

Sessions to include:

Allergy, Contact dermatitis & Urticaria
Skin Imaging & Pathology
Infections & Infestations
Atopic Dermatitis
Immune & Connective Tissue Diseases
Mucosal, Hair & Nail Disorders
Adolescent Dermatology
Vascular Anomalies
Mosaics Disorders
Epidermolysis Bullosa
Advances in Therapeutics
Skin Tumours & Infiltrations
Pigmentary disorders
Plus a Rising Stars and Cases of the Year sessions.

Local Organising Committee

Chair: Prof Veronica Kinsler

(London, UK – Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children)

Dr Paula Beattie
(Glasgow, UK – Royal Hospital for Children)

Dr Natalia Cartledge
(London, UK – Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children)

Dr Karolina Gholam
(London, UK – Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children)

Dr Mary Glover
(London, UK – Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children)

Dr Debra Lomas
(London, UK – Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children)

Dr Anna Martinez
(London, UK – Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children)

Dr Tess McPherson 
(Oxford, UK – Churchill Hospital)

Dr Satyamaanasa Polubothu 
(London, UK – Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children)

Dr Lea Solman
(London, UK – Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children)