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ScarCon ETRS 2018

  • Presents the latest advances in basic and clinical research on fibrosis and scar management
  • Combines forces of basic and clinical research as well as industry developments to achieve more in the field of scar research
  • Promotes exchange with related fields to scar research, such as reconstructive surgery, oncology, fibrosis in other organs, etc


Current Speakers

  • Fabrisia Ambrosia, PhD
  • Prof. Nele Brusselaers, PhD
  • Willeke Daamen, PhD
  • Prof. Jeffrey Davidson, PhD
  • Prof. Peter Friedl, PhD
  • Prof Liam Glover, PhD
  • Prof. Julia Kzhyshkowska, PhD
  • Prof. Wei Liu, MD, PhD
  • Prof. Ursula Mirastschijski, MD, PhD
  • Yuval Rinkevich, PhD
  • Prof. Karin Scharffetter-Kochanek, MD, PhD
  • Prof. Luc Téot, MD, PhD


  • 3D Technology
  • Advanced therapies
  • Cleft lip and palate
  • Dermatology
  • Epidemiology
  • Fibrosis in soft tissues
  • Hypertrophic scar/keloid
  • Imaging
  • Molecular mechanisms of fibrosis
  • Reconstruction
  • Regenerative medicine
  • Rehabilitation/aftercare
  • Scar treatment
  • Wound healing


During the meeting several workshops will be organised in which a specific method or treatment will be assessed and demonstrated. The theoretical/scientific background will be presented and were possible the participants will actively be involved in a hands-on training.

Workshop themes

  • E-health
  • Laser
  • Micro-needling
  • Non-invasive Scar Management
  • Research
  • Scar Assessment

If you are

  • Clinician or basic researcher in the field of fibrosis, wound healing, skin therapy
  • Paramedic working in the field of scar therapy
  • (Research) nurse dealing with wound healing
  • Healthcare professional with psychosocial interest
  • Beautician, cosmetician, skin therapist, physical therapist
  • Working in a company involving products for scar management, fibrosis, wound healing

Then join us at ScarCon ETRS 2018!

Preliminary programme at a glance

Scarcon ETRS 2018 programme


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