+61 3 9623 9402 rnixon@occderm.asn.au

Future Contact Dermatitis Meetings

Milan, Italy in association with 14th ESCD congress – 17th to 20th October 2018

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia in association with 15th APEODS meeting – 12 to 15th September 2019

Past Meetings

•  13th Asia-Pacific Environmental and Occupational Dermatology Symposium 4-6th November, 2015, www.pds.org.ph
•  European Society of Contact Dermatitis, Barcelona 25-28th June 2014, www.escd2014.com

ICDRG Only
Initially the members of the ICDRG met twice yearly as a group to discuss various aspects of patch testing. This led to the development of the concept of the ‘standard’, now called ‘baseline’ patch test series. The group also contributed to many joint publications regarding contact dermatitis.

1.London, UK, Oct 1966
2.Munich, Germany, Aug 1967
3.Bari, Italy, April 1968
4.London, UK, Dec 1968
5.Asserbo, Denmark, May 1969
6.Rottach-Egern, Tysk, Germany, Nov 1969
7.Rome, Italy, May 1970
8.Dordogne, France, Oct 1970
9.Arnhem, the Netherlands, June 1971
10.Malmö, Sweden, Nov 1971
11.Venice, Italy, May 1972
12.Asserbo, Denmark, Nov 1972
13.Helsinki, Finland, June 1973
14.London, UK, Nov 1973
15.Spoleto, Italy, May 1974
16.Gentofte, Denmark, Oct 1974
17.Vorauf-Feichten, Tysk, Germany, May 1975
18.Skövde, Sweden, Sept 1975
19.Amsterdam, the Netherlands, May 1976
20.Amersham, UK, Oct 1976
21.Helsingör, Denmark, March 1977
22.Mexico City, Mexico, Sept 1977
23.Geneva, Switzerland, March 1978
24.Munich, Germany, Oct 1978
25.San Francisco, USA, April 1979
26.Dordogne, France, Sept 1979
27.Barcelona, Spain, March 1980
28.Rome, Italy, Oct 1980
29.Simrishamn, Sweden, June 1981
30.The Hague, the Netherlands, Nov 1981
31.Helsinki, Finland, Oct 1982
32.Cincinnati, USA, March 1983
33.Erfurt, Germany, June 1983
34.Ardennes, Belgium, Sept 1983
35.London, UK, March 1984
36.Landshuit, Tyskl, Germany, Oct 1984
37.Valbonne, France, April 1985
38.Helsinki, Finland, Sept 1985
39.Cambridge, UK, March 1986
40.Mollans-sur-Ouveze, France, Oct 1987
41.Frnca Mari, Italy, 1987
42.Heidelberg, Germany, March 1988
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Asserbo, Denmark, May 1969
Rottach-Egern, Tysk, Germany, Nov 1969
Rome, Italy, May 1970
Dordogne, France, Oct 1970
Arnhem, the Netherlands, June 1971
Malmö, Sweden, Nov 1971
Venice, Italy, May 1972
Asserbo, Denmark, Nov 1972
Helsinki, Finland, June 1973
London, UK, Nov 1973
Spoleto, Italy, May 1974
Gentofte, Denmark, Oct 1974
Vorauf-Feichten, Tysk, Germany, May 1975
Skövde, Sweden, Sept 1975
Amsterdam, the Netherlands, May 1976
Amersham, UK, Oct 1976
Helsingör, Denmark, March 1977
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Munich, Germany, Oct 1978
San Francisco, USA, April 1979
Dordogne, France, Sept 1979
Barcelona, Spain, March 1980
Rome, Italy, Oct 1980
Simrishamn, Sweden, June 1981
The Hague, the Netherlands, Nov 1981
Helsinki, Finland, Oct 1982
Cincinnati, USA, March 1983
Erfurt, Germany, June 1983
Ardennes, Belgium, Sept 1983
London, UK, March 1984
Landshuit, Tyskl, Germany, Oct 1984
Valbonne, France, April 1985
Helsinki, Finland, Sept 1985
Cambridge, UK, March 1986
Mollans-sur-Ouveze, France, Oct 1987
Frnca Mari, Italy, 1987
Heidelberg, Germany, March 1988

International Symposia

In 1974, the first international symposium (International Contact Dermatitis Symposium-ICDS) was organised. These have generally been held biennially, and more recently in association with other meetings.

1.Gentofte, Denmark, Oct 1974
2.Helsingor, Denmark, March 1977
3.Geneva, Switzerland, March 1978
4.San Francisco, USA, March 1979
5.Barcelona, Spain, March 1980
6.Tokyo, Japan, March 1982
7.Erfurt, Germany, June 1983
8.Cambridge, UK, June 1986
9.Heidelberg, Germany, May 1988
10.Sollentuna, Sweden, May 1990
11.Brussels, October 1992 in association with 1st Congress ESCD
12.Barcelona, October 1994 in association with 2nd Congress ESCD
13.Nagoya, March 1995 in association with 3rd APEODS (Asia-Pacific Environmental and Occupational Dermatology Symposium)
14.London UK October 1996, in association with 3rd Congress ESCD
15.Singapore, June 1997
16.Helsinki , Finland, June 1998 in association with 4th Congress ESCD
17.San Francisco, USA, 1999
18.Amsterdam, May 2000 in association with 5th Congress ESCD
19.Montevideo, Uruguay, Oct 2001
20.Rome, Italy, June 2002 in association with 6th Congress ESCD
21.Seoul, Korea, Sept 2003 in association with 7th APEODS
22.Copenhagen, Denmark, June 2004 in association with 7th Congress ESCD
23.Paphos, Cyprus, November 2005 in association with 5th International Symposium on Irritant Contact Dermatitis
24.Berlin, Germany, Sept 2006 in association with 8th Congress ESCD
25.Gold Coast, Australia, Sept 2007 in association with 9th APEODS and Australasian College of Dermatologists Spring Meeting
26.Estoril, Portugal, May 2008 in association with 9th Congress ESCD
27.Kyoto, Japan, November 2009 in association with 10th APEODS
28.Strasbourg, France, Sept 2010 in association with 10th Congress ESCD
29. Seoul, Korea, May 24-29 2011, in association with World Congress of Dermatology
30.In association with Occupational and Environmental Exposure of the Skin to Chemicals, Toronto, Canada, June 5-8, 2011.
31.In association with 11th APEODS and the 3rd National Conference of Contact and Occupational Dermatoses Forum of India (CODFICON 2011), Chandigarh, India, October 14-16 2011.
32.12th Congress, ESCD, Malmö, Sweden, June 13-16, 2012.
33.12th APEODS and PIT meeting, Yogyakarta, October 22-25, 2013
34.In association with the 12th ESCD Congress, Barcelona, June 2014
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Helsingor, Denmark, March 1977
Geneva, Switzerland, March 1978
San Francisco, USA, March 1979
Barcelona, Spain, March 1980
Tokyo, Japan, March 1982
Erfurt, Germany, June 1983
Cambridge, UK, June 1986
Heidelberg, Germany, May 1988
Sollentuna, Sweden, May 1990
Brussels, October 1992 in association with 1st Congress ESCD
Barcelona, October 1994 in association with 2nd Congress ESCD
Nagoya, March 1995 in association with 3rd APEODS (Asia-Pacific Environmental and Occupational Dermatology Symposium)
London UK October 1996, in association with 3rd Congress ESCD
Singapore, June 1997
Helsinki , Finland, June 1998 in association with 4th Congress ESCD
San Francisco, USA, 1999
Amsterdam, May 2000 in association with 5th Congress ESCD
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Montevideo, Uruguay, Oct 2001
Rome, Italy, June 2002 in association with 6th Congress ESCD
Seoul, Korea, Sept 2003 in association with 7th APEODS
Copenhagen, Denmark, June 2004 in association with 7th Congress ESCD
Paphos, Cyprus, November 2005 in association with 5th International Symposium on Irritant Contact Dermatitis
Berlin, Germany, Sept 2006 in association with 8th Congress ESCD
Gold Coast, Australia, Sept 2007 in association with 9th APEODS and Australasian College of Dermatologists Spring Meeting
Estoril, Portugal, May 2008 in association with 9th Congress ESCD
Kyoto, Japan, November 2009 in association with 10th APEODS
Strasbourg, France, Sept 2010 in association with 10th Congress ESCD
Seoul, Korea, May 24-29 2011, in association with World Congress of Dermatology
In association with Occupational and Environmental Exposure of the Skin to Chemicals, Toronto, Canada, June 5-8, 2011.
In association with 11th APEODS and the 3rd National Conference of Contact and Occupational Dermatoses Forum of India (CODFICON 2011), Chandigarh, India, October 14-16 2011.
12th Congress, ESCD, Malmö, Sweden, June 13-16, 2012.
12th APEODS and PIT meeting, Yogyakarta, October 22-25, 2013
In association with the 12th ESCD Congress, Barcelona, June 2014
Manila, Philippines, November 2015 in association with 13th APEODS meeting
Manchester, UK, Sep 2016 in association with 13th ESCD Congress
Taipei, Taiwan 2017 in association with 14th APEODS meeting