For all of our friends in the New York area, there is a free educational experience that is being organized by the Coalition of Skin Diseases and hosted by LEO Pharma to encourage & foster awareness of all skin types, conditions & diseases.

Check out NYSkin: A Pop Up Event, October 27 through November 10, 2016 at 446 West 14th Street, Meatpacking District, Manhattan, NY, NY.

The featured scheduled events will include:
MON., OCT. 31
11am Skin Cancer Seminar (BCCNS Life Support Network)
1pm Hermansky Pudlak Syndrome Network (HPS): RARE (documentary)
11am Style Show (sun protective clothing)
1pm Skin Cancer: The Epidemic – An Interactive Presentation
3pm National Foundation for Ectodermal Dysplasias (NFED): “Fragile Skin, Unbreakable Spirits: The Rare Beauty of Ectodermal Dysplasias” Presentation and discussion
WED., NOV. 2
11am National Organization for Albinism and Hypopigmentation / Hermansky Pudlak Syndrome Network (HPS): RARE (documentary)
3pm Dystrophic Epidermolysis Bullosa Research Assoc. (DEBRA): “Live with Bandages Challenge”
3pm Xeroderma Pigmentosum (XP): View How Your Skin May Have Environmental Damage
FRI., NOV. 4
1pm Foundation for Ichthyosis & Related Skin Types (FIRST): 5pm Behind the Butterflies Release the Butterflies
Celebrate Skin Event (5-7pm)
SAT., NOV. 5
10am Children’s Day: Crafts and Storytelling (featuring Hans Christian Andersen & skin condition stories)
2pm International Pemphigus and Pemphigoid Foundation (IPPF)