When: Tuesday, June 18 2019
What Time: 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm AEST
Where: Online - join via your computer!
Your Host: Professor Michael Tirant
ATMS Accredited member - $49.50
Non ATMS Practitioner - $59.50
ATMS Student member - $35
Non ATMS Student - $49.50
Psoriasis is an autoimmune chronic inflammatory skin disease which affects approximately 2-5% of the global population. Psoriasis has several presentations and is associated with a number of systemic complications and comorbidities. Although current conventional treatments can be effective, the potential side effects are severe and cannot be used long term.
From this seminar you will:
- Understand the pathophysiology of psoriasis
- Recognise the different presentations of psoriasis and differential diagnoses
- Understand the causes and triggers of psoriasis
- Understand the major comorbidities of psoriasis
- Learn strategies to help psoriasis patients manage triggers and flares
- Learn how to prescribe bioactive herbals and nutritionals to help reduce skin inflammation
Professor Michael Tirant
Professor Michael Tirant (PhD), is the founder and Principal Consultant specializing in Integrative Dermatology at the Psoriasis Eczema Clinic in Frankston, Australia. Professor Tirant is Full Professor of the Dermatology and Venereology at University of Rome “G. Marconi”, Rome, Italy. His special interests are the pathogenesis and integrated treatment approach for psoriasis, eczema, vitiligo and other autoimmune disorders.
Professor Tirant has been involved in dermatology research for over 30 years and has developed over 40 products using bio-herbal actives for the treatment and management of many dermatological conditions, including psoriasis, atopic eczema, ichthyosis, alopecia areata, vitiligo and systemic lupus erythematosus. The treatments are well accepted and been used internationally by many doctors with great success. He has published over 60 international papers and authored and co-authored several chapters and books in dermatology and medical sciences. He has the respect of eminent Dermatologists in teaching hospitals in both Europe and Vietnam for his knowledge and experience in successfully treating many skin conditions and is a pioneer in the field of Integrative Dermatology.