Useful Patient Information

Institute of Physics and Engineering in Medicine (IPEM) – explains the use of Phototherapy in Medicine
Treating the body with light – leaflet
Treating the body with light – A3 poster

Photodermatology Websites

American Society for Photobiology (ASP)

British Medical Laser Association

European Society for Photodermatology

European Society of Photobiology (ESP)

Photobiological Sciences Online

Photonet (National Managed Clinical Network for phototherapy)
The website of the clinical governance system for phototherapy in Scotland

The South East of England Phototherapy Network

Scottish Photobiology Service

Links to Journals

Journal of Photochemistry and Photobiology (JPP)

Photochemical & Photobiological Sciences
(Official journal of the European Society for Photobiology)

Photochemistry and Photobiology (P&P)
(Official journal of the American Society for Photobiology)

Photodermatology, Photoimmunology & Photomedicine (PPP)
(Official journal of the Photomedicine Society and the British Photodermatology Group)

General Websites

European Photochemistry Association (EPA)

Institute of Physics and Engineering in Medicine (IPEM)

WHO UV site

Non-BPG meetings and courses of potential interest

RCPE Symposium on Dermatology, Edinburgh
Includes some sessions relevant to photodermatology (see website link for programme)

World Congress on Cancers of the Skin