IFPA Conference

Calling for breakthroughs

Established in 2006, the IFPA Conference (also known as the World Psoriasis & Psoriatic Arthritis Conference) provides a unique, cross-specialty platform. Medical and health professionals present frontline clinical research in dermatology, rheumatology and beyond. Delegates can explore psoriatic disease from different perspectives by networking with patients and industry representatives in attendance. The IFPA conference calls for breakthroughs in research that will improve the understanding of all aspects of psoriatic disease.

Principles of the World Conference

  • Increase global recognition of the seriousness of the diseases and to develop a broader international perspective of Psoriatic Disease
  • Encourage collaboration on developing future research and advocacy initiatives.
  • Increase awareness by medical professionals and industry of the role of IFPA and its members in assisting the medical advancement in Psoriatic Disease.

The next IFPA Conference will be held in

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Developing a scientific program for all

1. Patients in IFPA’s network propose themes in a global survey

2. The Scientific Executive Committee develops the Conference program with patient priorities in focus

3. The Scientific Advisory Board reviews the program for quality assurance

4. The IFPA Conference aligns scientific progress with patient priorities, unleashing breakthroughs for experts of all backgrounds

  • Delegates attend the IFPA Conference
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  • "The IFPA Conference is unique for clinical experts and focuses exclusively on the care and management patients. It is outstanding and, due to the joint venture, is very unique. It brings to action the concept of multidisciplinary care."

    Prof. Dr Med Ulrich Mrowietz

    6th WPPAC 2021 Conference president Professor of Dermatology, University Medical Center Schleswig-Holstein campus Kiel Germany

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IFPA offers interested companies the opportunity to participate in the conference as a sponsor or as an exhibitor. For more information on partnership contact info@ifpa-pso.com or finance@ifpa-pso.com

Contact Person

  • Sicily Mburu 2434 1729 web

    Sicily Mburu

    Scientific Officer

    Sicily provides scientific and medical information related to IFPA’s mission to IFPA’s member organizations, to policy makers, and to the public. She is a trained physician and has higher degrees in global health, healthcare management, economics, and policy. Her previous experience includes practicing as a medical doctor, working as a public health consultant to the Kenyan Ministry of Health, and participating in the Mandela Washington Fellowship under Barack Obama's Young African Leaders Initiative (YALI).