11th CONFERENCE of the European Hidradenitis Suppurativa Foundation e.V.

FEBRUARY 9–11, 2022

Innovating the HS future



Join us at EHSF 2022

EHSF 2021 was thanks to all of you joining from your homes, offices, and workspaces around the globe a huge success. We are confident of adapting once more to the virtual world and focusing our efforts on treating patients and research to improve all aspects of hidradenitis suppurativa/acne inversa (HS).

The conference platform for the EHSF 2022 is now online.

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Good Reasons To Attend


a high-quality scientific program on an extremely important skin disease


a highly informative industry program and e-poster exhibition


various possibilities for virtual exchange (e.g. chat, video calls, mails, FAQ during and after the conference)


more flexibility through a broad on demand offer


a virtual industry exhibition and satellite symposia


requested accreditation by the UEMS and the Medical Association of Saxony-Anhalt

The Abstract submission is closed

In the last 10 years, HS research has increased greatly, and many new insights have been gained, but there is still much more to be discovered. Physicians require extensive knowledge of pathogenic mechanisms, trigger factors, comorbidities, and treatment options. Join us! Take this opportunity to impact HS research globally, get published in the supplement of Experimental Dermatology and submit your latest findings today.

Thank you for all the interesting submissions, that have reached us so far.

Kindly note: Registration for the conference is mandatory for each presenting author in order for the abstract to be presented and published

Abstract Topics

Epidemiology ● Nursing ● Immunology ● Genetics
Medical treatment ● Surgical treatment ● New from clinical trials ● Outcome measures ● Comorbidities ● Imaging ● Others

Thank you for all the interesting submissions, that have reached us so far.

Please note that only ELECTRONIC submission will be accepted. Faxed or mailed abstracts will not be considered, reviewed.
Your submission should be written in English.
One author (presenting author) is allowed to submit a maximum of two abstracts for the EHSF 2022
Your abstract should not contain more than 250 words (headline , authors, affiliation, acknowledgement and references are not considered for this limit)
You can upload up to one image (*.jpeg, *.jpg, *.png) to your abstract
You can add up to 5 keywords to your abstract

The submitter declares, that all named authors agree to the release of their names and affiliation in relation to this contribution. All accepted contributions are going to be released in the online program for the conference after they have been accepted by the program committee. With this submission the author agrees to the release of this contribution. Accepted abstracts may be accessed for free any time in the online program.

Abstracts will be published in a supplement of Experimental Dermatology. You are just granting a one-time right for your abstract to be released in the journal. The author is responsible for the clarification of any copyrights of third parties regarding the content of the abstract and summary. We kindly ask for your understanding, that your abstract will be released as it was submitted. The provider does not perform any correction on the submissions. The release does not entitle royalty payments to the author.

The submitter declares that his submission is free of rights from any and all third parties, who may disagree to the release in any form in any way.

Scientific Program

Opportunities for interaction and engagement will be complemented with a showcase of high-quality science through sessions and live discussions offering the most current research on the etiology of hidradenitis suppurativa.

Patients information video produced by Ms. Perat!

Conference program available online

  • live streaming of sessions
  • e-posters
  • live chat with experts
  • industry satellite symposia live and on demand
  • digital hospital lounges to meet industry partners

Gregor B. E. Jemec, Roskilde
Veronique del Marmol, Brussels
Angelo V. Marzano, Milan
Errol P. Prens, Rotterdam
Thrasyvoulos Tzellos, Bodø
Christos C. Zouboulis, Dessau

Afsaneh Alavi, Rochester
Daifallah Almansouri, Dessau
Erkan Alpsoy, Antalya
Matthias Augustin, Hamburg
Edileia Bagatin, Sao Paulo
Falk Bechara, Bochum
Pierre-André Becherel, Paris
Farida Benhadou, Brussels
Vincenzo Bettoli, Ferrara
Yousef Binamer, Riyadh
Jurr Boer, Deventer
Jeoffrey Cains, Sydney
Gabriele D. Caposiena Caro, Rome
Nisha S. Chandran, Singapore
Arnon D. Cohen, Hos Hasharon
Mathilde Daxhelet, Brussels
Veronique del Marmol, Brussels
Maïa Delage-Toriel, Paris
Valentina Dini, Pisa
Alireza Firooz, Tehran
John W. Frew, Sydney
Ruta Ganceviciene, Vilnius
Simone Garcovich, Rome
Evangelos Giamarellos-Bourboulis, Athens
Katalin Glasenhardt, Szeged
Matthias Goebeler, Wuerzburg
Stefanie Goldberg, Richmond
Philippe Guillem, Écully
Wayne Gulliver, St. John‘s
Ariela Hafner, Tel Aviv
Iltefat Hamzavi, Detroit
Yuval Hilerowicz, Tel Aviv
Alain Honvanian, Vincennes
Barbara Hórvath, Groningen
Claire Hotz, Créteil
Evgenia Hristakieva, Stara Zagora
Robert E. Hunger, Bern
John R. Ingram, Cardiff
Gregor B.E. Jemec, Roskilde
Qiang Ju, Shanghai
Nathalie Kirsten, Hamburg
Georgios Kokolakis, Berlin
Maria P. Konstantinou, Toulouse
Ishiro Kurokawa, Hyogo
Athanassios Kyrgidis, Thessaloniki
Olivier Join-Lambert, Caen
Alexander Katoulis, Athens
Lajos Kemény, Szeged
Brian Kirby, Dublin
Hjalmar Kurzen, Feising
Dan Lipsker, Strasburg
Antonio Martorell, Manises
Angelo V. Marzano, Milan
Łukasz Matusiak, Wroclaw
Dillon Mintoff, Valetta
Alejandro Molina-Leyva, Granada
Aude Nassif, Paris

Georgios Nikolakis, Dessau
José C. Pascual Ramirez, Alicante
Hasel H. Oon, Singapore
Ralf Paus, Miami
Andreas Pinter, Frankfurt/M.
Maurizio Podda, Darmstadt
Errol P. Prens, Rotterdam
Dagmar Presser, Wuerzburg
Francesca Prignano, Florence
Luis Puig, Barcelona
Jorge Romani, Barcelona
Jean Revuz, Paris
Marco Romanelli, Pisa
Ditte M. Saunte, Roskilde
Christopher J. Sayed, Chappel Hill
Emilie Sbidian, Créteil
Rodney Sinclair, Victoria
Dae H. Suh, Seoul
Andrea Szegedi, Debrecen
Jacek C. Szepietowski, Wroclaw
Thrasyvoulos Tzellos, Bodø
Sylke Schneider-Burrus, Berlin
Kelsey R. van Straalen, Rotterdam
Mariano Suppa, Brussels
Tadashi Terui, Tokyo
Linnea Thorlacius, Copenhagen
Ann-Marie Tobin, Dublin
Frangkiski Tsatsou, Thessaloniki
Skaidra Valiukeviciene, Kaunas
Hessel H. van der Zee, Rotterdam
Eva Vilarrasa, Barcelona
Maximilian von Laffert, Leipzig
Esther von Stebut, Cologne
Baoxi Wang, Peking
Kerstin Wolk, Berlin
Pierre Wolkenstein, Créteil
Ximena Wortsman, Santiago
Yuval Ramot, Mevasseret Zion
Christos C. Zouboulis, Dessau

Registration to EHSF Conference 2022

Gain access to a unique, educational meeting experience, available anytime, anywhere, by joining us today! The value of Membership and joining the EHSF community lasts long after the congress.

Registration Fees

Live Sessions

Members EHSF, EADV


Patient organization representatives



Free of charge***

Live and On Demand Sessions*

Members EHSF, EADV


Patient organization representatives



Free of charge***

* Presentations will be available on the congress platform until August 31, 2022.
** With university identity document.
*** Patients can only attend the session for patients.


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Become a Sponsor

If you are interested in being part of the EHSF 2022, please contact: Dennis Gerlinger, Project Manager

CME Credits

EHSF2022 has been accredited by the European Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (EACCME®)
for a maximum of 16 European CME credits (ECMEC®s).


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