Parliamentary questions on Specials [2018]

Background: Specials are unlicensed, bespoke, and specially prepared to order medicines for patients who cannot take mainstream drugs or with conditions for which no authorised drugs exist. The APPGS is concerned about the lack of availability of Specials for patients, who report refusal of GPs to prescribe, or of Clinical Commissioning Groups (CCGs) to fund, […]

All Party Group on Skin: Parliamentary Event

The next meeting of the APPGS will take place on Tuesday the 8th of May 2018, from 14:30 to 16:30 in Committee Room 14. The meeting will comprise presentations from both the British Association of Dermatologists (BAD) and the Psoriasis Association, and will cover topics including genital cancer, severe inflammatory disease, contact dermatitis and psoriasis. […]

APPGS Inaugural Meeting

The APPGS held its inaugural meeting on the 5th of September 2017, at which the group’s officers and Chair (Sir Paul Beresford) were re-elected. The Register of All-Party Parliamentary Groups was published on the 28th of September; the APPGS’s registration can be found here.

All Party Group on Skin: Parliamentary Event

If you are interested in attending the Parliamentary event, ‘Dermatology Services: The Workforce Crisis’ you can download an agenda here which will function as an invitation. A map of the Parliamentary estate is available here, from the Cromwell Green entrance you will be directed to Committee Room 7. 

Parliamentary Event

The next Parliamentary event of the All Party Group on Skin will be on January 31st from 3-5pm in Committee Room 7. The event will present information relating to waiting times for dermatology patients and undergraduate dermatology education. An agenda will be circulated shortly, in the meantime more information can be found in our 2016/17 […]

All Party Group on Skin: Annual General Meeting & Income and Expenditure Statement

The AGM of the All Party Group on Skin will take place on September 13th at 4pm (Room M, Portcullis House).  At the meeting we will be re-electing our officers and we will be seeking approval for the next years worth of work With evidence gathered by the All Party Group following our reformation last […]

Postponement: November 4th Event

The All Party Parliamentary Group on Skin regrets to inform you that we have had to postpone the November 4th Parliamentary event. This event will be rescheduled to occur in January 2016, and a new date will be circulated as soon as possible.