BADGEM - UK-wide clinical network dedicated to genetic skin diseases
BADGEM (the British Association of Dermatologists Dermatology and Genetic Medicine) is a newly formed UK-wide clinical network dedicated to rare genetic diseases of the skin. Established jointly in 2013 by the British Association of Dermatologists (BAD) and the Centre for Dermatology and Genetic Medicine (DGEM), BADGEM is currently led by Professor Irene Leigh and is governed by a steering group comprising of national experts in the UK.
BADGEM had been set up as a company which is light touch as two officers of BAD are the company directors (previous BAD Academic Vice President - Irene Leigh and treasurer - Richard Groves) but its functions are determined by the steering group. In order to drive progress forward in key areas, three working subgroups of BADGEM have been established: (i) Informatics/Disease Registers, (ii) Clinical and Diagnostic Signposting and (iii) Clinical Trials, each led by experts in the UK.
Organised by BADGEM, Dermatogenetics & British Society for Medical Dermatology
This meeting took place on Thursday 14 January 2016, see the flyer below for more details. …Read More
BAD Newsletter Spring 2015
by Professor Irene Leigh
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The 2016 Course on Rare Skin Diseases will be held in Zagreb, Croatia on September 22, 2016 and is organized by the Department of Dermatology and Venereology of the University Hospital …Read More
BADGEM held its third clinical meeting at the Annual BAD Conference in Birmingham on Thursday 7 July 2016
Thank you to all those people who spoke, gave posters and attended the event, we look …Read More