Prof. Kulli Kingo (Estonia)

University of Tartu, Faculty of Medicine, Institute of Clinical Medicine, Professor in Dermatology and Venereology

Külli Kingo is professor and head of the Department of Dermatology, University of Tartu and head of the Dermatology Clinic of the Clinics of Tartu University.

Since 2012, she has served as vice dean for Science in the Faculty of Medicine, University of Tartu.

Külli Kingo is the Board Member of the European Academy of Dermatology and Venereology and representative of Estonia in the UEMS Section of Dermatology and Venereology.

Her research activities focus on defining the environmental and genetic determinants of inflammatory and pigmentary skin diseases such as psoriasis, atopic dermatitis and vitiligo.

The goal of the Dermatology group led by Prof. Kingo is identification of novel diagnostic and prognostic markers and drug targets for better handling of chronic inflammation, including inflammatory skin diseases.

Prof. Kingo has been an investigator on over 20 phase II and III clinical trials in psoriasis and atopic dermatitis.

In 2016 Külli Kingo was awarded an Estonian Government Research Award in Medicine for the work “Pathogenesis of chronic inflammatory skin diseases”.

09:30 – 11:00 Magna Hall and Virtually in ZOOM

Saturday 24th September 2022

Symposium – 4 (SY – 4) “Inflammatory Skin Diseases”

“JAK-inhibitors: new players in the field of immune-mediated chronic inflammatory skin diseases”

13:30 – 14:20 Magna Hall and Virtually in ZOOM | Sanofi

Thursday, September 14, 2023 Thursday, September 14, 2023

Sanofi: Company Lectures – 2 (CL – 2 )

Type 2 inflammation and Atopic dermatitis treatment

14:20 – 15:00 Magna Hall

Thursday, September 14, 2023 Thursday, September 14, 2023

Plenary Lectures – 1 (PL-1)

Integral monitoring of psoriasis patient in treatment pathway and prevention of disease exacerbations