“Urticaria Masterclass” conducted at DY Patil Deemed to be University School of Medicine for practicing dermatologists
On 1st December 2019, “Urticaria Masterclass” was conducted at DY Patil University School of Medicine for practicing dermatologists. The course director for this activity was Dr. Kiran Godse, Professor, Department of Dermatology. Dr. Anant Patil, Department of Pharmacology delivered a talk on “Pharmacology of Antihistamines”. Dr. Godse delivered sessions on “Inducible Urticaria” and “Chronic Spontaneous Urticaria” Dr. Ruchita and Dr. Aditi presented cases of chronic urticaria for discussion. Demonstration of Fric test, Autologous Serum Skin Test (ASST) and Autologous Serum Skin Test (ASST) was done by Dr. Ashwini, Dr. Ameeta and Dr. Tejaswini respectively. Dr. Aditi Jaiswal explained the procedure of omalizumab injection through a video presentation. The presentations were followed by discussion. Certificates of participation were given to the delegates at the end of the session. This activity was supported by Sanofi India Ltd.