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Deadline: 30 September 2016
The ESDR is offering 3 awards to young European-based researchers wishing to attend JSID 2016. Click for more information and application criteria.

All ESDR Members are invited to attend the 2016 Annual General Meeting of Members (AGM) which will be held on Friday 9 September 2016 in Munich. Several important items will be tabled for approval by the membership. For more information, please find the agenda here.

We are pleased to announce that all major lectures have been confirmed. The ESDR's most prestigious lecture (Rudi Cormane Lecture) will be given by Carien Niessen (Germany), speaking on the essential tools required for building and maintaining the skin barrier. We are also delighted to annouce talks from Gonçalo Abecasis (USA) on mapping the genetic architecture of common complex disease, as well as Brigitta Stockinger (UK) on dysregulated immune responses and autoimmunity. Angela Christiano (USA) will discuss genetics, immunology and targeted therapies in Alopecia Areata.

ESDR is pleased to announce that a 1-year fellowship has been awarded to ESDR and Future Leaders Alumni member Lise Boussemart MD, PhD. Lise is currently working as an Assistant Professor at the University of Rennes in France and her research interests include pathogenesis and treatment of melanoma, cutaneous side effects of targeted therapies and immunotherapy.

About JID

The Journal of Investigative Dermatology (JID) is the official journal of the ESDR and SID. JID publishes papers describing original research on all aspects of cutaneous biology and skin disease. All ESDR members receive a print copy of the JID as well as access through this website.