IDEOM 2020 Annual Meeting

The IDEOM Board of Directors are meeting regularly to review our response to the COVID-19 (coronavirus) outbreak. As new information becomes available, we will respond and update our plans keeping you informed.

As of today, IDEOM is looking forward to holding the Annual Meeting this May 1-2, 2020 in Washington, DC. Please note that due to the COVID-19 outbreak we are looking into the possibility of a virtual meeting or rescheduling the meeting to a later date. Please refrain from purchasing your flight until we release a new update next week.

We are following guidelines and procedures in response to COVID-19 as recommended by the Centers for Disease Control (CDC). As part of those procedures, we are encouraging anyone who becomes ill around time of the meeting to remain home and not attend the conference. If you need to cancel, please let us know ASAP. At the meeting, we recommend frequent hand washing and no handshakes. Hand sanitizers will be available.
IDEOM will be providing updates on our website and via email as new information becomes available.

We recommend that you frequently check public health resources for additional information:
Please note that we will regularly be updating the IDEOM website with the most current information regarding COVID-19 as it pertains to our Meeting. You can access this information via our Meetings Page or by clicking HERE.

For additional information regarding the IDEOM Annual Meeting including updates, accommodations, or cancellations, please contact:

Amanda Pacia
Association Manager
International Dermatology Outcome Measures (IDEOM)
Mobile: (650) 288-5339
DEADLINE: April 1, 2020

Eligibility: Stakeholders, trainees, and Industry representatives at any level are eligible to submit an abstract

Submission deadline: April 1, 2020

Abstract Processing fee: There is no processing fee to have your abstract considered if you are an IDOEM stakeholder. 


Corporate members of IDEOM may submit the allowed amount of posters per your membership category. Please contact Amanda Pacia if you are unsure of your category ( ). 

Abstract Processing fee: Industry representatives who are not corporate members and wish to submit shall pay a $1,000 fee per abstract. 

Abstracts dealing with one of the topics below can be submitted:

  • Outcomes in Psoriatic Arthritis
  • Outcomes in Psoriasis
  • Outcomes in Hidradenitis Suppurativa  
  • Outcomes in Acne
  • Outcomes in other areas of dermatology 

The IDEOM Board of Directors will select abstracts for poster presentation. Please note that all abstracts will be presented at the ANNUAL MEETING during breakfast, breaks and lunch only. There will not be an opportunity to present at the podium during the working meetings.

To review all Abstract Submission Details and apply online visit: