13th CONFERENCE of the European Hidradenitis Suppurativa Foundation e. V.
Lyon | February 7–9, 2024

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Suppurative Hidradenitis: Imagining Future Transitions

Welcome to EHSF 2024

Welcome to the 13th edition of the European Hidradenitis Suppurativa Foundation Conference in Lyon!
With the emergence of innovative biologics, combined with surgical strategies, the HS community is undergoing a remarkable revolution. The EHSF is the congress to discuss cutting edge data and emergent therapeutic strategies in HS; with the latest revelations in clinical and fundamental research, or the most ardent debates on diagnostic and treatments.



Dept of Dermatology,
Hôpital Edouard Herriot,
Hospices Civils de Lyon


Philippe GUILLEM, MD, PhD

Dept of Surgery,
Clinique du Val d’Ouest,

  • Catch up with HS moving world
  • Get the latest news from international experts
  • Biologic agents era
  • First live surgery session at the EHSF meeting
  • A meeting open to nurses and patients

Axel VILLANI, MD, PhD, Professor

Dept of Dermatology, Hôpital Edouard Herriot, Hospices Civils de Lyon
Centre International de Recherche en Infectiologie, Université Claude Bernard Lyon 1, Inserm U1111, CNRS, UMR5308, ENS Lyon

Philippe GUILLEM, MD, PhD

Dept of Surgery,
Clinique du Val d’Ouest,

  • Denis Jullien (MD, PhD)​
  • Marie Aleth Richard (MD, PhD)
  • Ziad Reguiai (MD)
  • The Société Française de Dermatologie (SFD)
  • The workgroup HS-France from the SFD
  • The RésoVerneuil
  • The association REVVOL

Registration for EHSF Conference 2024

Stay updated on the most recent trends and emerging scientific breakthroughs, and get ready to delve into the innovations of the future!

Registration will open 01 October 2023.

Call for Abstracts

Seize the opportunity to play an active role in the next EHSF Conference and contribute to the scientific program by submitting your abstract and sharing your latest research. Abstracts on on-going trials are encouraged. Abstracts will be published in a supplement of Experimental Dermatology.

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

Abstract Topics

Epidemiology and diagnostic tools Genetics Immunology Pathogenesis Comorbidities Imaging Outcome measures Medical treatment Surgical treatment Nursing Quality of life and unmet needs New from clinical trials New advancements in research  Others

sun01octAll DayRegistration and Abstract opening(All Day: sunday)

thu30novAll DayDeadline for early bird registration(All Day: thursday)

tue12decAll DayAbstract Deadline(All Day: tuesday)

tue16janAll DayNotifications for authors(All Day: tuesday)

The official congress language is English.


about the


President of EHSF e.V.

Prof. Dr. med. Christos C. Zouboulis
Auenweg 38
06847 Dessau-Rosslau, Germany

Congress Venue

Centre de Congrès de Lyon
50, quai Charles de Gaulle
69463 LYON Cedex 06, France

Become a Member

Please click on the link below to download the EHSF’s Application for Membership formular.
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Become a Sponsor

Joint to EHSF 2024 there will be an extensive industrial exhibition. The exhibition area will be centrally located, having direct access to the meeting rooms. In addition, the exhibition we have set-up most interesting sponsor opportunities for our industry partners. For detailed information and offers please contact MCI
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