Simon Meggitt

Simon Meggitt

Biography

Simon Meggitt

Consultant Dermatologist at the Royal Victoria Infirmary, Newcastle, United Kingdom

Dr. Simon Meggitt is a consultant dermatologist at the Royal Victoria Infirmary, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK. His main sub-specialist interest is in cutaneous connective tissue disease. He has more than 15 years of experience in multidisciplinary clinics with rheumatologists and neurologists for the shared management of lupus, dermatomyositis and systemic sclerosis.

Short Description of the Lectures:

  1. Update on Sclerotic Skin Conditions
    This session covers the diagnosis of tight skin conditions, not only systemic sclerosis, but morphoea, eosinophilic fasciitis and other scleroderma mimics, including an update on therapeutic advances
  2. Difficult Cases to Diagnose and Treat in Connective Tissue Diseases
    A selection of CTD cases and related medical dermatology cases focusing on diagnostic and therapeutic nuances and difficulties