Abstract Book

Abstracts are available online in the Wiley Online Library, please see Supplement 2 to Volume 40 of the Pediatric Dermatology Journal.


The 22nd ESPD Congress, Málaga, Spain, 4 - 6 May 2023 is accredited by the European Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (EACCME®) with 12 European CME credits (ECMEC®s). The CME Certificate will be distributed electronically after the event and once the Congress Evaluation was submitted online. For details see EACCME Accreditation on this website.


The easiest way how to get from/to the Málaga airport is a taxi. Cost is approx. 20 € and the ride is about 15 minutes depending on traffic.


Name badge shall always be worn when attending the sessions. Please get your badge scanned at the session hall entrance, especially if you need the EACCME Certificate.

Cash points/ATMs

The venue has an ATM service in the Main Hall.

Certificate of Attendance

All attending participants can download their Certificate of Attendance in the registration portal within one week after completing the Congress Evaluation form available on the website after the event.

Cloakroom and Luggage room

Luggage room will be available in the venue on the departure day.

Doctor / First Aid / Emergency

First aid is available at the venue. In case of emergency, please refer to the Registration or any congress staff, alternatively please call 112 directly.

Evaluation Form

The Congress Evaluation Form (Survey) will be available online on the Congress website after the event and link will also be sent to delegates by email. The EACCME Certificate and Certificate of Attendance will be issued only after this survey is submitted, within one week time.

Insurance and Liability

The Organisers will accept no liability for personal injuries sustained or for loss or damage to property belongings of Congress participants, accompanying persons either during or because of the Congress or during the accompanying programme. Participants are strongly recommended to seek insurance coverage for health and accident, lost luggage, and trip cancellation.


A dedicated Wi-Fi is provided in the venue to ESPD delegates. The network name is “ESPD 2023”, please see the printed Programme Book for the password or check with the Registration Desk.

Language of the Congress

English is the official language of the 22nd ESPD Congress. All lectures will be delivered in English and there is no interpretation provided.

Lost & Found

A lost and found service is available at the Registration Desk in the Main Hall.


Lunches are not provided by the Congress. Snacks and refreshments can be purchased in the venue Cafeteria open daily in weekdays from 9 am to 4 pm. There will also be a Cash Bar in the ESPD Exhibition area/Polyvalent room on Friday from 10:00 to 17:30 and on Saturday from 10:00 to 14.30 hrs.

Mobile Phones

Participants are kindly requested to keep their mobile phones in silent mode in the meeting rooms while sessions are being held.

On Demand Sessions

Sessions and posters will be available in the ESPD Virtual Platform for 2 months after the congress.


Please do not take photos of the presentations.


Posters of delegates registered for in-person attendance are available printed in the Poster area onsite and online in the virtual platform. Posters of delegates registered for virtual attendance are available online only in the virtual platform.

Registration Opening Hours

  • Thursday, 4 May - 10:00 – 19:00
  • Friday, 5 May - 07:45 – 19:00
  • Saturday, 6 May - 08:15 – 14:00

Smoking policy

Please note that smoking incl. electronic cigarettes is not permitted in the Congress areas.

Speakers’ Preview Room

Speakers’ Preview Room is located on the ground floor next to the Poster Area, please follow the signage or check with Registration desk, and it is available in the following times:

  • Thursday, 4 May: 13:00 – 19:00
  • Friday, 5 May: 07:45 – 19:00
  • Saturday, 6 May: 08:15 – 14:15

Presentations must be handed over to the personnel at least TWO hours before the start of the session; presentation for an early morning session should be handed over the evening before. Please refer to Authors Guidelines in this book.


The average taxi journey from/to the venue and city centre costs approx. 10 – 15 EUR. A taxi to the airport is around EUR 20 and the drive is about 15 minutes.

There is a taxi rank in front of the main access to the venue, however activity varies depending on time of the day and number of delegates at each event.

You can call the taxi company directly at +34 952 32 00 00 or +34 952 33 33 33.


The 22nd ESPD Congress is held in the FYCMA - Palacio de Ferias y Congresos de Málaga/Trade Fairs and Congress Center of Málaga, Avda. José Ortega y Gasset, 201, Málaga


Virtual Platform

Access the platform from the ESPD 2023 Congress homepage.

To log in, use your email address (as used for registration to the ESPD 2023) and the platform will immediately send you a password to enter. In case of any queries please contact us at or call the platform support hotline at +420 727 803 204.

On-demand sessions / the virtual content will be available online for 2 months after the event (until 6 July 2023).

Access to ESPD 2023 Virtual platform (live event and on-demand sessions) is for registered delegates only. Delegates are not authorized to share the platform access details to other persons. Attendance will be tracked.   



Address for official postal correspondence:

ESPD Office
c/o C-IN
5. kvetna 65, Prague Congress Centre
140 21 Prague 4
Czech Republic

Registered at:

1 Place de l'Hôpital
670 91 Strasbourg CEDEX


Office phone & fax numbers

Tel: +420 296 219 620


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