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Skincare and impact on health care workers during COVID-19
May 19

Skincare and impact on health care workers during COVID-19

Date & Time
19 May 2021 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Date: Wednesday 19 May 2021
Time:  7.00pm AEST
6.30pm SA   |   7.00pm QLD   |   6.30pm NT   |   5.00pm WA
 
Please join Associate Professor Rosemary Nixon from Skin Health Institute as she explores skincare concerns that may have arisen during the COVID-19 pandemic, including rashes related to masks and hand dermatitis.
 
Topics include:
  • contact dermatitis in health care workers and the impact of COVID-19
  • problems with PPE – gloves and masks
  • practices to minimise and manage occupational dermatitis.
About the speaker
Associate Professor Rosemary Nixon AM is the Director of  the Occupational Dermatology Research and Education Centre (ODREC) at the Skin Health Institute in Melbourne and is the only person to have attained Australian specialist qualifications in both dermatology and occupational medicine. Assoc. Prof. Nixon runs monthly patch testing clinics which focus on occupational cases of contact dermatitis, performs research and supervises several research fellows. She is also a member of the prestigious committee, the International Contact Dermatitis Research Group.
 
Event Type
Webinar

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