Swiss Society of Pharmacology and Toxicology

Symposium of the Swiss Society of Pharmacology and Toxicology

Mittwoch, 24.01.2018, 09:45 Uhr

Veranstaltende: Institute of Pharmacology, University of Bern
Datum: 24.01.2018
Uhrzeit: 09:45 Uhr
Ort: Ettore Rossi
University Hospital Bern
3010 Bern
Merkmale: Öffentlich

Please note: No Handouts will be given at the symposium.
Bitte beachten Sie: Es werden keine Handouts am Symposium abgegeben.
S.v.p. notez: Nous attirons votre attention sur le fait qu'il n'y aura pas de remise de notes d'exposé pendant le symposium.

Wednesday, 24th January 2018
Prof. Hans-Uwe Simon, Bern; Prof. Leonardo Scapozza, Geneva
9:45 - 10:00 a.m. 
Welcome and Introduction
Prof. Hans-Uwe Simon, Bern  
10:00 - 10:30 a.m. 
Impaired skin barrier and inflammation in atopic dermatitis
Prof. Dagmar Simon, Bern
10:30 - 11:00 a.m. 
Dry skin: not a dry topic
Prof. Alexander Navarini, Zurich
11:00 - 11:30 a.m. 
The role of the microbiome
Prof. Harald Renz, Marburg, Frankfurt/M
11:30 - 12:00 noon 
Topical delivery to the skin and the treatment of dermatological conditions
Prof. Yogi Kalia, Geneva 
12:00 - 12:30 p.m. 
Prof. Michel Gilliet, Lausanne
12:30 - 1:30 p.m. 
Buffet Lunch 
Prof. Luca Borradori, Bern; Prof. Gerd Kullak-Ublick, Zurich
1:30 - 2:00 p.m. 
Contact dermatitis: exceeding the skin barrier
Prof. Vera Mahler, Langen 
2:00 - 2:30 p.m. 
Barrier defects of the oral mucosa
PD Dr. Valerie Suter, Bern
2:30 - 3:00 p.m. 
Vulvovaginitis: the interaction of disposition and exposure
Dr. Elke Krause, Bern
3:00 - 3:30 p.m.
Barrier defects of the airways
Prof. Christophe von Garnier, Bern
3:30 - 4:00 p.m.
Eosinophilic Esophagitis
Prof. Alain Schöpfer, Lausanne
From 4:00 p.m. 
Coffee, cake and fruits

Congress Fees

Before January 24, 2018
CHF 100  
On-site registration
(after January 24, 2018)

CHF 120 Please note: Payment in cash only - NO credit cards accepted! To be paid at the on-site-reception desk on the day of the symposium
Free of charge!
Please pay the registration fee to the following account:
Bank: UBS AG, CH-3011 Bern, BLZ: 235
Account: 0235-185792.05X
IBAN: CH90 0023 5235 1857 9205X
Posteinzahlungen: 80-2-2
(Account holder: Dept. of Pharmacology, University of Bern, Dr. H.-U. Simon, Inselspital, INO-F, CH-3010 Bern, Switzerland).


Hans-Uwe Simon
(Professor and Chairman, Institute of Pharmacology, University of Bern)

Gerd Kullak-Ublick
(Professor and Chairman, Institute of Clinical Pharmacology, University of Zurich)

Prof. Luca Borradori, Bern
(Professor and Chairman, Bern University Hospital, Inselspital, Department for Dermatology, University of Bern)

Leonardo Scapozza
(Professor and Chairman, School of Pharmaceutical Sciences, University of Geneva)


Debora Scherrer
Institute of Pharmacology, University of Bern
Inselspital, INO-F, CH-3010 Bern, Switzerland
Phone: +41-31-632-8877


Anerkennung durch Formation reconnue par  
FPH Spital FPH Spital 50 FPH-Punkte in Spitalpharmazie
50 FPH-Punkte in klinischer Pharmakologie
pharmaSuisse pharmaSuisse 50 FPH-Kreditpunkte Offizinpharmazie
50 Crédits FPH pharmacie d'officine
SGEP SSPE 6 Credits
SGPM + SwAPP ASMP + SwAPP 5 Credits
SGR SSR 5 Credits
AIM (Allg. Innere Medizin)
MIG (Médecine interne générale)
5.5 Credits für erweiterte Fortbildung
5.5 Crédits pour formation continue élargie
SSMO SGMO 5 Credits
SGDV SGDV 6 Credits




Novartis Pharma Schweiz AG, Rotkreuz, Switzerland
Sanofi-Aventis (Schweiz) AG, Baar, Switzerland
GlaxoSmithKline AG, Münchenbuchsee, Switzerland
Pierre Fabre (Suisse) SA, Allschwil, Switzerland
Almirall, Wallisellen, Switzerland
Dr.WOLFF, ALCINA AG, Muttenz, Switzerland
Sanofi-aventis (schweiz) ag, Vernier, Switzerland
Ultrasun AG, Zürich, Switzerland
A. Menarini AG, Zürich, Switzerland


Meda Pharma, Wangen-Brüttisellen, Switzerland
Celegene GmbH, Zurich, Switzerland
Eli Lilly, Vernier, Switzerland
Galderma Schweiz AG, Egerkingen, Switzerland
La Roche-Posay; Cosmetique Active, Vernier, Switzerland
Merz Pharma (Schweiz) AG, Allschwil, Switzerland

Interested companies are requested to contact the chairman of the symposium, Prof. H.-U. Simon, for sponsoring.

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