Dr Tabi Leslie
Dr Tabi Leslie is a general adult and paediatric Consultant Dermatologist at the Royal Free Hospital, London. Her special interests include urticaria, angioedema, mastocytosis, mast cell disorders and itch as well as skin allergy.
Dr Leslie is the Honorary Secretary Elect at the British Association of Dermatologists (BAD). She sits on the Council of the Royal Society of Medicine (RSM) Dermatology Section and is President of the RSM Clinical Immunology and Allergy (CIA) section. Dr Leslie represents the Royal College of Physicians (RCP) on the Joint Specialty Committee for Dermatology and is the RCP advisor on Continuing Professional Development (CPD) in Dermatology. She is on the Council of the Royal Society of Medicine (RSM) Dermatology Section and has been the Honorary Senior Secretary.
At the BAD, Dr Leslie is on the Therapeutics and Guidelines Committee. She is also a Committee Member of the British Society for Medical Dermatology (BSMD) and has been their representative on the Dermatology Council of England (DCE). Dr Leslie has recently been elected to the Dermatology Board of the European Academy of Allergy and Clinical Immunology (EAACI).
In 2016, Dr Leslie participated in the International Consensus as a panel member representing the British Association of Dermatologists (BAD) for the EAACI/GA 2LEN/EDF/WAO guideline for the definition, classification, diagnosis, and management of urticaria in adults and children, published in 2018. Dr Leslie was involved in the BAD Itch guideline, also published 2018, as well as the upcoming BAD Urticaria guideline. She is also a member of the Guideline Group for the European Academy of Dermatology and Venereology (EADV) Itch guideline (due 2019), as well as a member of the Task Force Pruritus, currently participating in the European Prurigo Project (EPP).
Dr Leslie has been an invited speaker at the BAD, EADV, British Society of Allergy and Clinical Immunology (BSACI), British Society of immunology (BSI), British Society of Paediatric Dermatology (BSPD), European Society of Contact Dermatitis (ESCD), American Academy of Dermatologists (AAD) and World Congress of Dermatology (WCD) as well as other regional, national and international meetings. Dr Leslie has been an invited author on a number of recent publications, including chapters in the latest editions of Rook’s Textbook of Dermatology (8th ed.) and the Treatment of Skin Disease (5th ed.). She has contributed chapters to textbooks on particular aspects of urticaria and itch, as well as chapters on the use of antihistamines in dermatology treatment handbooks.