FIRST National Conference-Providence
Conference held in Providence, Rhode Island!
The 21st National Conference was held June 24-26, 2022 at the Crowne Plaza Providence-Warwick Airport Hotel. With missing the 2020 conference, participants were very excited to greet everyone in Rhode Island.
Stay Tuned for an announcement of the 2024 Conference Location!
Highlights from past conferences: Members of FIRST come from all over the world to attend this three-day event. FIRST provides lectures by leading physicians about ichthyosis, open discussion groups and child care activities. It is a chance for people affected by ichthyosis to meet others who share similar life experiences and related issues. The friendships that are formed at the conferences last a lifetime!
- 1998 - Cherry Hill, NJ
- 1995 - San Diego, CA
- 1993 - Chicago, IL
- 1991 - Williamsburg, VA
- 1990 - Orlando, FL
- 1988 - New Haven, CT
- 1986 - New Orleans, LA
- 1985 - Las Vegas, NV
- 1984 - Washington, DC
- 1983 - Chicago, IL