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International Symposium on Atopic Dermatitis.—
The Fifth International Symposium of Atopic Dermatitis will be held at the Rica Victoria Hotel, Lillehammer, Norway, from May 22 through 25, 1994. The scientific program will include different aspects of atopic dermatitis. For further information, contact Professor Georg Rajka, Department Dermatology, Rikshospitalet, 0027 Oslo 1, Norway.
Third Gordon Research Conference on the Barrier Properties of Mammalian Skin.—
This conference is to be held at Plymouth (NH) State Academy from August 16 through 20, 1993. It has nine sessions dedicated to different aspects of function of the epidermal barrier. Forty leading scientists have been invited to present the program and orchestrate its discussions. Topics include "Biophysics of Stratum Corneum Lipids," "Physiological Maintenance of the Epidermal Barrier," and "New Concepts in Skin Transport." There are two featured sessions, "Electrical Properties of the Epidermal Barrier" and "Immunological Aspects of Barrier Function." Conferees are invited to bring posters of
News and Notes. Arch Dermatol. 1993;129(7):853. doi:10.1001/archderm.1993.01680280041006