Platinum corporate sponsors

AbbVie

AbbVie

AbbVie is a global, research-based biopharmaceutical company formed in 2013 following separation from Abbott Laboratories. The company’s mission is to use its expertise, dedicated people and unique approach to innovation to develop and market advanced therapies that address some of the world’s most complex and serious diseases. Together with its wholly-owned subsidiary, Pharmacyclics, AbbVie employs more than 28,000 people worldwide and markets medicines in more than 170 countries. For further information on the company and its people, portfolio and commitments, please visit www.abbvie.co.uk

Alliance Pharmaceuticals Ltd

Alliance Pharmaceuticals Ltd together with its dermatology brand Hydromol® is delighted to support The British Dermatological Nursing Group.The Hydromol® range of products includes ointments, creams and bath additives. These products are principally used in the UK to treat common dry skin conditions such as Eczema and Psoriasis;

  • Hydromol® Cream (Sodium Pyrrolidone Carboxylate). A leave-on emollient combining an occlusive skin barrier with the hydrating power of a humectant.
  • Hydromol® Ointment (Yellow Soft Paraffin, Liquid Paraffin & Cetomacrogol Emulsifying Wax). A leave on treatment that doubles as a moisturising soap substitute and bath additive.
  • Hydromol® Emollient (Light Liquid Paraffin, and Isopropyl Myristate). An emollient bath additive and soap substitute that leaves less residue on the bath.
  • Hydromol® Intensive (Urea). With a 10% concentration of urea, Hydromol Intensive helps to relieve discomfort for patients with clinically dry skin conditions such as eczema, psoriasis and ichthyosis.

The products are SLS free and can be used individually or together as part of a Complete Emollient Therapy regime. For more information about our company and products please visit www.alliancepharma.co.uk, or www.hydromol.co.uk, email info@alliancepharma.co.uk, or call us on 01249 466966.

Almirall

Almirall are an International Pharmaceutical company based on innovation and committed to health, based in Barcelona, Spain. Almirall research, develop, produce and market proprietary R&D medicines and those under licence with the aim of improving people’s health and well being. Almirall UK are currently focused on a Dermatology portfolio.

Celgene

Celgene

Celgene Corporation, headquartered in Summit, New Jersey, is an integrated global pharmaceutical company engaged primarily in the discovery, development and commercialisation of innovative therapies for the treatment of cancer and inflammatory diseases through gene and protein regulation. Celgene UK & Ireland is a subsidiary of Celgene Corporation. For more information, please visit www.celgene.co.uk

Galderma

Galderma

Committed to the future of Dermatology – At Galderma, healthy skin begins with the science. With a long-standing commitment to research, we have focused our efforts on developing the best dermatological products to treat a variety of common skin conditions.
Devoted Exclusively to Dermatology – Since the creation of Galderma in 1981, all of our resources have been channelled in one direction: to develop quality products that meet the needs of dermatology specialists and their patients.
A Firm Commitment to Dermatology – Our experience has taught us that the effects of skin conditions reach much deeper than the skin itself. By treating and caring for skin, we help people improve their quality of life. This is what drives our scientists to explore new areas in dermatological innovation.

LEO Pharma

LEO Pharma

LEO Pharma is a global pharmaceutical company dedicated to helping people achieve healthy skin. Headquartered in Denmark, with 4,600 employees in 61 countries our products are sold in over 100 countries. Being owned by the LEO Foundation, with no external shareholders, profits are reinvested to benefit patients.

Within dermatology LEO delivers treatments for psoriasis, infected eczema and skin infections. LEO Pharma also delivers treatments for thrombosis (blood clotting). LEO Pharma is also committed to helping healthcare providers deliver quality patient care through innovative redesign of healthcare services in the evolving NHS along with the provision of comprehensive patient support and education.

Web site: www.leo-pharma.co.uk
Telephone: 01844 347333
E-mail: general.uk@leo-pharma.com

Lilly

Lilly is a global healthcare leader that unites caring with discovery to make life better for people around the world. We were founded more than a century ago by a man committed to creating high-quality medicines that meet real needs, and today we remain true to that mission in all our work. Across the globe, Lilly employees work to discover and bring life-changing medicines to those who need them, improve the understanding and management of disease, and give back to communities through philanthropy and volunteerism.

To learn more about Lilly, please visit us at www.lilly.co.uk

Mylan

Mylan is a global pharmaceutical company committed to setting new standards in healthcare. Working together around the world to provide 7 billion people access to high quality medicine, we innovate to satisfy unmet needs; make reliability and service excellence a habit; do what’s right, not what’s easy; and impact the future through passionate global leadership. We market a growing portfolio of approximately 7,500 products around the world, including antiretroviral therapies on which approximately 50% of people being treated for HIV/AIDS in the developing world depend.

We market our products in more than 165 countries and territories.

Website: www.mylan.co.uk

T+R Derma

T+R Derma

T+R Derma, incorporating the Cetraben and Zeroderma brands, offers the most comprehensive choice of emollients for patients with dry skin conditions. Clinically effective, cosmetically acceptable, Cetraben helps provide patients with confidence and freedom from eczema and dry skin. Zeroderma offers similar formulations to leading brands with cost savings of up to 37% without compromising on patient care.

For more information, please visit www.cetraben.co.uk and www.trderma.co.uk

Gold corporate sponsors

Bioderma

Both sensitive and strong, our skin envelops and protects us.

It resists the drying wind and the burning sun; it repairs our wounds. It feels our emotions and the benefits of the sun.

It is our greatest ally, the protector of our body.

At BIODERMA, skin is our passion, our expertise, our model.

It is by observing skin’s biology and analysing what it naturally does best, that we found the inspiration to create dermatological skin cares that restore its natural balance to strengthen it.

THE SKIN ITSELF inspired BIODERMA to find biological solutions to preserve the health and beauty of our skin.

Bio Diagnostics

Bio Diagnostics

Bio Diagnostics are an established family run UK medical diagnostics company specialising in Dermatology for CONTACT DERMATITIS. We are the UK distributor for the GOLD STANDARD Finn Chambers on Scanpor and also offer the AQUA (waterproof) and allergEAZE chambers. We supply the full range of TROLAB and allergEAZE allergens which means we are able to offer the largest range of patch test allergens in the UK. Bio Diagnostics have a wealth of experience in CONTACT DERMATITIS offering a complete service for Patch Testing and can also help in the training and set up of new patch test clinics providing refresher courses and lunchtime seminars. Website: www.bio-diagnostics.co.uk

Crawford Healthcare

Crawford Healthcare

Crawford Healthcare is a supplier of dermatology and woundcare products covering a broad ranve of skin conditions. We are dedicated to developing and providing innovative treatment solutions to care and repair the skin, helping our bodies to maintain our number one natural defence system. Website: www.crawfordhealthcare.co.uk 

Derma UK

Derma UK

We are a small specialist pharmaceutical company dedicated to the field of dermatology. Our aim is to provide cost-effective treatments for all prescribers and to assist CCG’s and Health Trusts to maximise their budgets. Our products include Ultrabase emollient and Sebco Ointment. Website: www.dermauk.co.uk 

Dermal

Dermal

For over 50 years, Dermal have been developing highly effective, cosmetically elegant and clinically proven treatments for application to the skin. It is the performance of the whole formulation that makes the difference.

Dermal’s popular dermatology medicines are further supported by our commitment towards prescribers and patients, including educational items to empower patients in the management of their skin condition.

We remain dedicated to building on Dermal’s history, as a specialist, independent, British pharmaceutical company, promoting successful topical innovation and supporting dermatology for the benefit of future generations. Website: www.dermal.co.uk

Fontus

Fontus Health is a UK based pharmaceutical company which has developed a unique innovative range of occlusive, leave-on emollients that soothe, moisturise and protect skin suffering from Eczema, Psoriasis and Other Dry Skin Conditions. AproDerm(R) Emollient Cream and AproDerm(R) Colloidal Oat Cream have been developed with the patient in mind and so are free from SLS, parabens, halogens, fragrances and colours.

The AproDerm(R) range is Drug Tariff listed and so is readily available to be prescribed, furthermore products within the range are significantly more cost-effective than the leading brands on the market.

Website: www.fontushealth.com

Mölnlycke Health Care

Mölnlycke is world-leading medical solutions company.

Our purpose is to advance performance in healthcare across the world, and we aspire to equip everybody in healthcare with solutions to achieve the best outcomes.

Website: www.molnlycke.co.uk

Novartis

Novartis transform patients’ lives by targeting progressive illnesses in the Specialty Dermatology and Rheumatology fields, where there are high unmet medical needs.

More information at www.novartis.co.uk