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Dermatology 2018

Programme

CPD POINTS
17 points for full congress attendance and 2 ethics points
Additional points apply for Symposia and Workshops

DAY 1 - THURSDAY, 30 AUG 2018    |    DAY 2 - FRIDAY, 31 AUG 2018    |    DAY 3 - SATURDAY, 1 SEP 2018    |    DAY 4 - SUNDAY, 2 SEP 2018

DAY 1 - THURSDAY, 30 AUGUST 2018

Pre-Congress Workshops and Opening of Congress

08:00 - 09:30
Registration
08:00 - 16:00 VSSA Full Day  Workshop
Live video-conferencing of punch grafts, hair transplantation
Venue: Inkosi Albert Luthuli Central Hospital, Seminar Room
Facilitators: Jonathan Smith, Dagmar Whitaker
08:00 - 08:05 Opening
Noufal Raboobee, South Africa
08:05 - 09:00 Creation of suction blisters
Somesh Gupta, India
09:00 - 10:00 Taking of thin grafts, trypsination for 1 hour
Davinder Parsad, India
10:00 - 10:30
Tea/Coffee Break
10:30 - 11:00 Centrifugation of cellular graft
Davinder Parsad, India
11:00 - 11:30 Transfer of graft to recipient vitiligo site
Davinder Parsad, India
11:30 - 12:00 Injection of trypsin into suction blisters
Somesh Gupta, India
12:00 - 13:00 Transfer of hair follicles to vitiligo sites
Nilesh Goyal, India
13:00 - 14:00
Lunch Break
14:00 - 15:00 Preparation of cellular graft from blisters
Somesh Gupta, India
15:00 - 15:10 Excimer laser and light
Jonathan Smith, South Africa
15:10 - 15:20 Excimer light demonstration
Noufal Raboobee, South Africa
15:20 - 16:00 Treating challenging sites in Vitiligo: Panel Discussion
Davinder Parsad, India; Somesh Gupta, India; Nilesh Goyal, India
15:00 - 16:00 Excimer laser and Light
Jonathan Smith, South Africa
10:00 - 18:00 DSSA Workshop Dermatopathology Workshop
Venue: Durban ICC, MR 21DEFG
  Session 1
Facilitators: Wayne Grayson
10:00 - 10:05 Welcome
Wayne Grayson, South Africa
10:05 - 11:00 The skin biopsy & its passage from the patient to a final histopathology report
Molikane Masenya, South Africa
11:00 - 12:00 Dermatopathology: A diagnostic approach based on the important histological reaction patterns
Faffa Jordaan, South Africa
12:00 - 12:30 Histochemical stains & their diagnostic applications in dermatopathology
Tirelo Pitjadi, South Africa
12:30 - 13:30
Lunch Break
  Session 2
Facilitators Molikane Masenya & Laduma Ngwanya
13:00 - 14:00 Immunohistochemistry: Principles & diagnostic applications in routine dermatopathology
Wayne Grayson, South Africa
14:00 - 14:30 Immunofluorescence studies: Basic principles & diagnostic applications
Tirelo Pitjadi, South Africa
14:30 - 15:00 Electron microscopy in skin pathology: How, why & is it still relevant?
Wayne Grayson, South Africa
15:00 - 15:30 Principles of PCR & the diagnostic applications thereof in dermatopathology
Johann Schneider, South Africa
15:30 - 16:00
Tea/Coffee Break
16:30 - 17:40 Session 3
Facilitators: Tirelo Pitjadi
16:00 - 16:30 An approach to the diagnosis of common skin adnexal tumors
Moussa Diallo
16:30 - 17:00 A basic approach to the diagnosis melanocytic proliferations
Johann Schneider, South Africa
17:00 - 17:30 Hair follicle microanatomy & its diagnostic relevance in the evaluation of scalp biopsies for alopecia
Laduma Ngwanya
17:30 - 17:40 Thank you and closing remarks
Wayne Grayson, South Africa
09:30 - 17:00 SASDS Workshop:  Practical Aesthetics for the Dermatologist: Optimising the use of Cosmetics, Glycolic Acid Peels and the use of Microneedling
Venue: Durban ICC, MR 21ABC
Facilitators: Sian Hartshorne,  Nokubonga Khoza, Nomphelo Gantsho
09:30 - 09:40 Introduction to Workshop
Sian Hartshorne, South Africa
09:40 - 10:00 Cosmetic Products: Where do we begin?
Sian Hartshorne, South Africa
10:00-10:30 Cosmetic Products: Interpreting ingredients in cosmetic products
Sian Hartshorne, South Africa
10:30-11:00
Tea/Coffee Break
11:00-11:30 Introduction to glycolic acid peels
Nomphelo Gantsho, South Africa
11:30 -12:30 Practical Peel Session: Four live demonstrations
12:30- 13:00
Lunch Break
13:00-13:15 Glycolic Acid Peels: Panel Discussion
13:15-14:00 Microneedling
Nokubonga Khoza, South Africa
14:00-14:45 Practical Microneedling Session: Live demonstration
14:45-15:00 Microneedling Panel Discussion
15:00-15:30
Tea/Coffee Break
15:30-16:00 Optimising the use of cosmetics and advising patients on cosmetic use
Sian Hartshorne, South Africa
16:00-16:15 Optimising the retail of cosmetic products in a dermatology practice
Sian Hartshorne, South Africa
16:15-17:00 Final Discussion and MCQ Questionnaire
09:30 - 16:00 DSSA Workshop Hair Disorders
Venue: Inkosi Albert Luthuli Central Hospital
Facilitators: Ncoza Dlova, Kiasha Govender, Nokubonga Khosa, Patiswa Nombona
09:30 - 16:00 Facilitators: Ncoza Dlova, Kiasha Govender, Nokubonga Khosa, Patiswa Nombona
09:30 - 10:00 Registration and Morning Tea/Coffee Break
10:00 - 10.20 Approach to African women with hair loss
Susan Taylor, United States of America
10:20 - 10:50 Medical and cosmetic treatments for hair loss in women of colour: An update
Susan Taylor, United States of America
10:50 - 11:10 CCCA cases and their management
Cheryl Burgess, United States of America
11:10 - 11:40 Pseudofolliculitis barbae and acne kelodalis nuchae
Andrew Alexis, United States of America
11:40 - 11:55 Hair care experiences, practices and views of African women from South Africa
Nokubonga Khoza, South Africa
11:55 - 12:10 Irritant contact dermatitis due to artificial hair extensions in atopic patients
Patiswa Nombona, South Africa
12:10 - 12:30 Treatment of Alopecia Areata
Cheryl Burgess, United States of America
12:30 - 13:00 Lunch Break
13:00 - 13:20 Dermoscopy of hair disorders in Nigeria
Adebola Ogunbiyi, Nigeria
13:20 - 13:40 Interesting clinical cases
Ncoza Dlova, South Africa
13:40 - 14:10 African hair diversity: from biology to hairstyles
Michèle Verschoore, France and Mimmi Biggar, South Africa
14:10 - 14:40 Panel Discussion: Meet the experts with; Michèle Verschoore, Susan Taylor, Ncoza Dlova, Valerie Callender, Adebola Ogunbiyi, Cheryl Burgess, Andrew Alexis
14:40 - 14:50 Live patient testimonials and impact on quality of life
14:50 - 15:30 Hands on case examination and dermoscopy
15:30 - 16:00 Tea/Coffee Break
18:00 Welcome and Opening of Congress
Venue: Durban International Convention Centre, Hall 4AD
  Poetry recital
18:15 George Findlay Lecture: Skin and Hair Science in Africa
African hair and skin science historical perspectives
Michèle Verschoore, France
18:45 Entertainment
19:00 Welcome Function: Cocktail Evening - Exhibition Hall



DAY 1 - THURSDAY, 30 AUG 2018    |    DAY 2 - FRIDAY, 31 AUG 2018    |    DAY 3 - SATURDAY, 1 SEP 2018    |    DAY 4 - SUNDAY, 2 SEP 2018