Prof. Zsuzsanna Szalai

Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema), Genodermatoses, Keratin disorders, Severe pediatric dermatological disorders, haemangioma and vascular malformations

Fax: +36-1- 459-92-20

Department of Pediatric Dermatology of Heim Pál Children’s Hospital

Medical Faculty of Semmelweis University Budapest, MD, 1985
Medical Faculty of Semmelweis University Budapest PhD Genodermatoses, 1999

Residencies, fellowships
Bethesda Children’s Hospital Budapest, Intern in Pediatrics, 1985-1994
Heim Pál Children’s Hospital Dermatology; Scolarship in Genetics, 1994 Hungarian Genetic Institute; PhD program at the Semmeilweis University Human Genetic Research lab.

Field of interest, scientific work
Atopic dermatitis, haemangioma-vascular malformations, genodermatoses; Conductor of several clinical trials

Working place
Head of Department of Dermatology in Heim Pál Children’s Hospital 

Education and postgraduation

  • Training of pediatricians and pediatric dermatologists
  • Education of nurses
  • Organising of international and Hungarian congresses
  • Organising of postgraduate courses
  • Training of dermatologists

Honours, board membership, professional activity

1998- Heim Pál Children’s Hospital prominent employee honour

  • 2005- Heim Pál memory medal for the prominent scientific activity 2005- “Gyermekorvos Továbbképzés” journal  “Bronz Hintaló” award
  • 2009 Kaposi memory medal
  •  Organising of “atopy school and camp
  •  Organising of yearly Course and Congress of Pediatric Dermatology in Hungary
  • Organising of the Congress of the European Society for Pediatric Dermatology 2005 Budapest
  • Organising of regular postgraduate course of pediatric dermatologists, and pediatricians
  •  As the secretary of the ESPD, organising of Sister Society Meetings of ESPD on the EADV
  •  Organising of Board meetings of ESPD
  •  Creating, and actualising the website of ESPD


  •  Member, and Board member of  ESPD, secretary 2005-2007; president of ESPD 2007-2009
  •  Member and Board member of the Hungarian Society of Dermatology
  •  Head of the Workshop for Pediatric Dermatology of  Hungarian Society of Dermatology
  •  Member of EADV
  •  Member of Hungarian Society of  Pediatricians
  • Member of the Workshop for Contact dermatitis of Hungarian Dermatological Society
  • Member of the Workshop for epidermolysis bullosa
  • Member of editorial board of the Journal of “Gyermekorvos továbbképzés”
  • Member of the clinical investigator board, and scientific board of Heim Pál Children’s Hospital.
  • Member of the editorial board of European Journal of Pediatric Dermatology


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