Resident Education

The education and clinical training of dermatology residents is an important aim for the IEC. We strive to provide comprehensive training in all aspects of Atopic Dermatitis for residents seeking a career in this growing field of dermatology. On this page, you will find programs developed especially for residents and young clinicians in mind, as well as relevant, evidence-based resources for the early career dermatologist's tootkit.

Advanced Topics in Atopic Dermatitis

A comprehensive program addressing the diagnosis, treatment, pathophysiology, and comorbidities, related to the management of Atopic Dermatitis (AD).

This program is supported in part by an educational grant from Cara Therapeutics.

Program Chairs

Robert Bissonnette, IEC President
Robert Bissonnette, MD FRCPC, is Board certified in dermatology and the president of Innovaderm Research—a contract research organization (CRO) specializing in the design, conduct, and analysis of clinical trials in various areas of dermatology—in Montreal, QC, Canada.




Emma Guttman, IEC Immediate Past-President
Emma Guttman, MD PhD, is the Health System Chair, Waldman Professor and System Chair, Dermatology and Immunology, Director, Center of Excellence for Eczema and the Occupational Dermatitis Clinic, and Director, Laboratory for Inflammatory Skin Diseases, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, New York, NY, USA

Sessions include: