Dermatology – Events


Sl. No. Name of the Programme Date(s) Funding Sources Level of programme University Credit points
1 World vitiligo day 2019 June 25th  2019 Management Regional
2 World Leprosy Day 2019 January 30th 2019 Management Regional World Leprosy Day 2019
3 World AIDS day  2018 December 1st 2018 Management Regional
4 World psoriasis day  2018 Oct 29 2018 Management Regional
5 World vitiligo day 2018 June 25th  2018 Management Regional
6 World Leprosy Day 2018 January 30th 2018 Management Regional
7 World AIDS day  2017 December 1st 2017 Management Regional
8 World psoriasis day 2017 Oct 29 2017 Management Regional
9 CME On Basics in Dermatology July 8th 2017 Management Regional
10 World vitiligo day 2017 June 25th  2017 Management Regional
11 World Leprosy Day 2017 January 30th 2017 Management Regional
12 World AIDS day  2016 December 1st 2016 Management Regional
13 World Psoriasis Day Observation 2016 October 29th 2016 Management Regional
14 Dermazone South, Cuticon TN 2016 October 7th to 9th IADVL TamilNadu State 20 under category II
15 World vitiligo day 2016 June 25th 2016 Management Regional
16 World Psoriasis Day Observation 2015 October 29th 2015 Management Regional
17 World AIDS day Observation 2015 December 1st 2015 Management Regional
18 CME on Basics in Dermatology September 17th 2014 Management State 10 under category II
19 CME on HIV Care July 22nd 2014 NACO, SAATHI and TANSACS State 10 under category II
20 World AIDS day Observation 2014 December 1st 2014 Management Regional
21 World AIDS day Observation 2013 December 1st 2013 Management Regional
22 World AIDS day Observation 2012 December 1st 2012 Management Regional
23 Third State conference of IADVL October 13th& 14th 2012 IADVL State 20 under category II
24 CME on Dermatology April 4th 2012 Management State
25 World AIDS day Observation 2011 December 1st 2011 Management Regional
26 World AIDS day Observation 2010 December 1st 2010 Management Regional

Interesting cases in the department

  • A 25  year female presented with multiple purpuric skin lesions all over the lower limbs and healed wound on the left axilla. After 2 days skin lesions resolved completely. But the blood investigations showed leucopenia / neutropenia. Physician opinion obtained and 3 doses of GMCSF were given. Bone marrow biopsy done. Biopsy from the axillary node taken and sent for HPE to R/O tuberculosis. Then the patient was referred to get haematologist opinion. Imp: primary immunodeficiency disorder. Adv: To continue GMCSF further for 4 weeks.
  •  A 52 year female came with complaints of asymptomatic skin lesions in both the elbows for more than one year. routine investigations done. Biopsy from the lesion revealed sarcoid granuloma. On furthur evaluating her, pulmonary involvement was identified and explained. Chest physician opinion obtained and his orders were followed.  Imp: Sarcoidosis with cutaneous and pulmonary involvement