Next webinars

28th May 2024, 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm CET

Thymic dysplasia, autoantibodies to type I IFNs, and viral diseases in women with incontinentia pigmenti.

Presented by Dr Jérémie Rosain, DMU BioPhyGen, AP-HP. Centre-Université Paris Cité laboratoire de Génétique Humaine des Maladies Infectieuses, Institut Imagine and Centre d’Étude des Déficits Immunitaires (CEDI), Hôpital Necker-Enfants malades, Paris, France.

ERN-Skin thematic group on Ectodermal Dysplasias including Incontinentia Pigmenti and p63-associated disorders (ED)

Meeting invitation:

  • Meeting ID: 889 5337 4076
  • Secret code: 581635
  • Link available here

25th June 2024, 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm CET

ERN-Skin thematic group on Acquired immunologicaL LOw prevalence and Complex AdulT diseases of thE SKIN (ALLOCATE)

– More information coming soon…

Previous webinars

30th April 2024, 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm CET

Recent paper about the involvement of TFIIH in DNA repair diseases and therapeutic perspectives.

  • Presented by: Dr Arjan Theil from Erasmus University Medical Centre Rotterdam, Rotterdam, Netherlands.
  • Chaired by: Dr Fanny Morice-Picard from CHU de Bordeaux, Centre de Référence pour les Maladies Rares de la Peau (CRMRP), Bordeaux, France.

ERN-Skin thematic group on Cutaneous Diseases related to DNA repair Disorders and photosensitivity (DNA+)

27th March 2024, 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm CET

Recent findings on: “GNAQ/GNA11 Mosaicism Causes Aberrant Calcium Signaling Susceptible to Targeted Therapeutics.”

  • Presented by Prof. Veronica Kinsler. Professor of Paediatric Dermatology and Dermatogenetics – Great Ormond St Hospital for Children, London, UK.
  • Chaired by Dr. Andrea Diociaiuti. Dipartimento Pediatrico Universitario Ospedaliero. IRCCS Ospedale Pediatrico Bambino Gesù – SEDE GIANICOLO, Italy.

ERN-Skin thematic group on Cutaneous Mosaic Disorders Naevi & Naevoid skin disorders, complex vascular malformations and vascular tumors (MOSAIC)

27th February 2024

Long-Term Sustained Complete Remission Off Corticosteroid Therapy in Patients with Pemphigus Who Received Rituximab as First-Line Therapy: Results From a Median 7-Year Follow-up Study of the Ritux 3 Trial

  • Presented by Prof. Pascal Joly, from Centre de Référence Maladies Bulleuses Auto-immunes, Clinique dermatologique
    CHU de Rouen, Rouen France.
  • Chaired by Prof. Branka Marinović, from Zagreb Clinical Hospital Center, Zagreb, Croatia.

ERN-Skin thematic group on AutoImmune Bullous Diseases (AIBD)

30th January 2024


EBStatMax is a clinical trials methodology demonstration project co-funded by the European Joint Programme on Rare Diseases (EJP-RD)

Presented by:

  • Prof. Johann Bauer, Medical University of Salzburg, Austria.
  • Dr. Georg Zimmermann, Medical University of Salzburg, Austria.

16th January 2024

European Rare Diseases Research Alliance (ERDERA)

ERDERA proposal was submitted under Horizon Europe on 19 Sept. 2023 for funding under the EU Research & Innovation funding programme Horizon Europe as a co-funded partnership between the European Commission, European Member States, and beyond.

Presented by Yanis Mimouni and Daria Julkowska, European Joint Programme on Rare Diseases

  • Webinar PDF presentation: Have a look at the PDF presentation, click here

19th December 2023

“New insight into the phenotype of eosinophils in DRESS syndrome and drug induced maculopapular exanthema”

Presented by Dr. Frédéric Dezoteux, from Hôpital Huriez du CHU de Lille, Lille, France.

Chaired by Prof. Saskia Oro, from Hôpital Henri-Mondor AP-HP, Paris, France.

ERN-Skin thematic group on Severe Cutaneous Drug Reactions – Toxic Bullous Diseases (ToxiTEN)

28th November 2023

“PXE (-like) syndromes” 

Presented by Prof. Olivier Vanakker (from Centre for Medical Genetics Ghent, Gent, Belgium) and Prof. Ludovic Martin (from Service de dermatologie et vénéréologie, CHU d’Angers, Angers, France).

Chaired by Prof. Bert Callewaert from Centre for Medical Genetics Ghent, Gent, Belgium.

ERN-Skin thematic group on Mendelian Connective Tissue Disorders (MCTD)

31st October 2023

“Ichthyoses as a window into the epidermis and beyond” 

Presented by Pr Heiko Traupe, from NIRK Zentrale Klinik und Poliklinik für Hautkrankheiten, Universitäts-Hautklinik Münster, Münster, Germany.

Chaired by Pr Juliette Mazereeuw Hautier

ERN-Skin thematic group on Ichthyosis and PalmoPlantar Keratoderma (IPPK)

26th September 2023

“Oncogenesis of Cutaneous Squamous Cell Carcinoma in Epidermolysis Bullosa”

Presented by Pr. Andrew South, from the Department of Dermatology and Cutaneous Biology, Sidney Kimmel Medical College, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, PA, USA.

ERN-Skin thematic group on Epidermolysis Bullosa (EB)

25th April 2023

“Modelling adult stem cells and their niche in health and disease with epithelial organoids”

Presented by Dr Kai Kretzschmar (University Hospital Würzburg, Germany)

Chaired by Holm Schneider (ERN-Skin Thematic group on Ectodermal Dysplasia)

28th March 2023

“A specific study on XP”

Presented by Pr. Kevin-Thomas Koschitzki

Chaired by Dr. Fanny Morice-Picard (ERN-Skin Thematic group on DNA repair disorders and photosensitivity)

28 February 2023

“The role of ST18 in the pathogenesis of pemphigus vulgaris”

Presented by Dr Eli Sprecher (Tel-Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Israel)

Chaired by Branka Marinović (ERN-Skin Thematic group on AutoImmune Bullous Diseases)

31 January 2023

“Developmental mosaicism in human skin disorders: a primer for the medical scientist”

Speaker: Marco Castori, U.O.C. Genetica Medica IRCCS Ospedale Casa Sollievo della Sofferenza -Poliamb. Giovanni Paolo II, San Giovanni Rotondo

Chaired by Andrea DIOCIAUITI, Thematic group on Cutaneous Mosaic DisordersNevi & Nevoid Skin Disorders  and Complex Vascular Malformations and vascular Tumours

13 December 2022

“The role of ST18 in the pathogenesis of pemphigus vulgaris”

Speaker: Eli SPRECHER, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center Ichilov, Israël

Thematic group on Autoimmune bullous diseases

29 November 2022 – ERN-Skin ALLOCATE group and SPIN joint webinar !

“Dermatomyositis : the dermatologist perspective” 

Speaker: Paolo AMERIO, Chieti’s Hospital, Italy

Chaired by Vincenzo Bettoli, University of Ferrara, Italy and Francesca Prignano, University of Florence, Italy

25 October 2022

“The psychological care of and potential psychotherapeutic interventions for patients with Stevens-Johnson syndrome and toxic epidermal necrolysis – The development of a Quality of Life outcome measure (QoLTEN)”

Speaker: Paulin O’REILLY,University of Limerick, Limerick, Ireland

Chaired by Saskia ORO, Thematic group on ToxiTEN – Severe cutaneous drug reactions

27 September 2022

“An EJPRD funded patient centered networking meeting: The 6th Cutis Laxa days as an example”

Speaker: Bert CALLEWAERT and Marie-Claude BOITEUX

24 May 2022 

“What’s New about the Ichthyoses”

Speaker: Amy PALLER, Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago, Northwestern Memorial Hospital, USA

Chaired by Juliette MAZEEREUW, Thematic group on Ichthyosis & Palmoplantar Keratoderma

26 April 2022

“Therapies for dystrophic EB: how close are we from cure”

Speaker: Peter MARINKOVICH, Stanford Hospital and Clinics, USA 

Chaired by Christine BODEMER & Cristina HAS, Thematic group on Inherited Epidermolysis Bullosa and skin fragility syndromes – Darier, Hailey-Hailey

31 March 2022

“The past, present and future of autoimmune blistering diseases”

Speaker: Dedee MURREL, St. George Hospital, UNSW Faculty of Medicine, Sydney, Australia 

Chaired by Branka MARINOVIC

Thematic group on Autoimmune Bullous diseases

22 February 2022

Opposite Sides of a Spectrum: Oral Wound Healing vs Chronic Non-healing Wounds
Presented by Maria Morasso, Laboratory of Skin Biology, NIAMS, Bethesda, USA

Chaired by Smail Hadj-Rabia

Thematic group on Ectodermal Dysplasias including Incontinentia Pigmenti and p63-associated disorders 

25 January 2022 

Reduced levels of prostaglandin I2 synthase: a distinctive feature of the cancer-free trichothiodystrophy presented by Donata Orioli

Chaired by Fanny Morice-Picard

Thematic group on Cutaneous diseases related to DNA repair disorders

14 December 2021 

Pathways to address cutis laxa syndromes presented by Bert Callewaert

Chaired by Raoul Engelbert

Thematic group on Mendelian connective tissue disorders

30 November 2021   

Adamantiades-Behcet’s disease – Andreas Altenburg

Chaired by Christos Zouboulis (Dessau, Germany)

26 October 2021  

Cytokines of the IL-1 family in severe cutaneous adverse drug reactions – Emmanuel Contassot 

Chaired by Saskia Oro (Paris, France)

28 September 2021 

Nevus pathophysiology, Melanoma risks and therapeutic expectations – Sarah Guégan

Chaired by Olivia Boccara (Paris, France)

6 July 2021  

Combined cell and gene therapy for Epidermolysis Bullosa – Michele De Luca

Chaired by Cristina Has (Freiburg, Germany) / Christine Bodemer (Paris, France) 

29 June 2021

Genetic discoveries in ichthyosis – Keith Choate 

Chaired by Juliette Mazereeuw-Hautier (Toulouse, France) 


On 19 February 2021, the ERN-Skin organised its first Scientific Day!
Please find the video recordings and pdf presentations of several sessions of the ERN-Skin Scientific Day.

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