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Dear Colleagues and Friends,

The International Forum for the Study of ITCH (IFSI) will hold its 10th World Congress on Itch in Sydney, Australia. On behalf of the Organising Committee I would like to welcome all delegates. We look forward to delegates participating in and contributing to this Congress on all aspects of the experience, pathogenesis and management of itch from basic to applied sciences.


IFSI President Welcome

Dear Colleagues,

I am very pleased to announce the 10th World Congress on Itch (WCI), and I strongly urge you to consider attending this important meeting that will be held in the beautiful city of Sydney, Australia, 17-19 November 2019.

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