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Historical Posters

Winners of the Darrell Wilkinson prize for best historical presentation

 

2020

The pestilential past of Pthirus pubis by P. Patel  and N.J. Levell

2019

Louis Frédéric Wickham (1861–1913): biography and scientific life by S. Tareen and A. Heagerty

2018

Caterpillars, chemists and contact dermatitis: a history of patch testing by S. Holloran, T. Finch and S. Orpin

2017

Nail cosmetics: a historical perspective by N. Dinani, M. Patel and S. George

2016

Peeling back the years: a history of chemical peels by O. Orekoya,B. Oremule and T. Hanna

2015

The resurgence of Cimex lectularius; a slumberous fiend

2014

A brief history of a long battle with melanoma

2013

Gerhard Henrik Armauer Hansen (1841 - 1912)  - The man who unveiled the mystery of leprosy

2012

Morten Ansgar Kveim (1892-1966) and the Norwegian contributions to Sarcoidosis

2011

Care and punishment: a history of coal tar and wood tar in dermatology

2010

The Bridge from West to East: Paulus Aegineta (625-690 A.D.)

2009

Thorium X treatment in dermatology: "A ticking time bomb" Please note this poster is only available to members. To view it please go to the Autumn 2009 Newsletter.

2008 joint winners

History of Maggots: Nature's Best Surgeons Brought Back to Fight the War
Buddhism, Sri Lanka and Dermatology

2007

"Less Work and Good Beer!" - an Historical Review of Fungus and the Skin

2006

James Prescott Joule (1818-1889): A Manchester Son and the Father of the International Unit of Energy

2005

Syphilis: The Return of the Great Imitator

2004 joint winners

Scurvy

Skin Disease from Ancient Egypt to Renaissance Italy: A Review of Mummies!

2003

Vitiligo - The Historical Curse of Depigmentation

2002

Serendipity of Science: Historical Evidence Predicts Future Advances in Psoriasis Treatment
 

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