The annual conference of the European Academy of Dermatology and Venereology was held in Berlin from October 11 to 14, 2023. With over 15,000 delegates from 50 countries and 600 speakers in attendance, the conference featured more than 180 sessions showcasing the latest developments in dermatology.
Notably, representatives from patient associations actively participated in the event. Among them were Mr. Jan Koren, the President of Euro-Pso, Mr. David Trigos, the Vice President, and Ms. Tina Koukopoulou, Member of the Board.
EuroPso took part in the Patients’ Village, utilizing the platform to inform conference delegates about their initiatives and underscore the significance of patient-centric approaches to treatment and information dissemination.
Moreover, Ms. Tina Koukopoulou actively engaged in the Patients’ Task Force, a program initiated in 2022 aimed at fostering collaboration between patients and dermatologists. This initiative amplifies the patient voice, allowing them to share their experiences with the disease and emphasize the importance of effective doctor-patient communication