We’re a registered Canadian charity dedicated to improving the lives of Canadians living with eczema

Our Director

AMANDA CRESSWELL-MELVILLE

"When my infant was suffering with severe eczema, I reached out to ESC and someone reached back. This inspired my work with ESC."

BOARD OF DIRECTORS

Improving the lives of Canadians living with eczema is at the core of our mission, and our team of talented and dedicated professionals make that a reality.
  • RACHEL ASINIWASIS

    MD, FRCPC (Dermatology) Director, Medical Contributor
    Regina, Saskatchewan

  • JAMES BERGMAN

    MD, FRCPC (Allergy, Dermatology, Paediatrics) Director, Medical Contributor
    Vancouver, British Columbia

  • AMANDA CRESSWELL-MELVILLE

    Honours BA, BEd President & Executive Director,
    Keswick, Ontario

  • LESLEY EISEL

    BA, RN Director,
    Toronto, Ontario

  • JOSEPH LAM

    MD, FRCPC (Paediatrics) Director, Medical Contributor,
    Vancouver, British Columbia

  • SIMON NIGEN

    MD, FRCPC (Dermatology) Director, Medical Contributor,
    Montréal, Quebec

  • ARIMA VENTIN

    BSc Pharmacy, MBA Director, Treasurer,
    Toronto, Ontario

  • DR. MIRIAM WEINSTEIN

    BSc, BScN, MD, FRCPC (Paediatrics & Dermatology) Director, Medical Contributor,
    Toronto, Ontario

MEDICAL CONTRIBUTORS

With the help of dedicated physicians and contributors, we’re able to deliver evidence based, up-to-date disease and treatment information to Canadians living with eczema.
  • RACHEL ASINIWASIS

    MD, FRCPC (Dermatology)

    Saskatoon, Saskatchewan
  • KIRK BARBER

    MD, FRCPC (Dermatology)

    Calgary, Alberta
  • JAMES BERGMAN

    MD, FRCPC (Allergy, Dermatology, Paediatrics)

    Vancouver, British Columbia
  • GILLIAN DE GANNES

    MD, FRCPC (Dermatology)

    Vancouver, British Columbia
  • AARON DRUCKER

    MD, FRCPC (Dermatology)

    Toronto, Ontario
  • MARISSA JOSEPH

    MD, FRCPC (Dermatology, Paediatrics)

    Toronto, Ontario
  • JOSEPH LAM

    MD, FRCPC (Paediatrics)

    Vancouver, British Columbia
  • CHARLES LYNDE

    MD, FRCPC (Dermatology)

    Markham, Ontario
  • DANIELLE MARCOUX

    MD, FRCPC (Dermatology, Paediatrics)

    Montréal, Quebec
  • SIMON NIGEN

    MD, FRCPC (Dermatology)

    Montréal, Quebec
  • JAGGI RAO

    MD, FRCPC (Dermatology)

    Edmonton, Alberta
  • WINGFIELD REHMUS

    MD, FRCPC (Dermatology)

    Vancouver, BC
  • SHAWN REYNOLDS

    PhD, R Psych

    Edmonton, Alberta
  • NEIL SHEAR

    MD, FRCPC (Dermatology, Internal Medicine, Pharmacology)

    Toronto, Ontario
  • MELISSA SWEET

    BSc, MEd (Behavioural Therapist)

    Newmarket, Ontario
  • MIRIAM WEINSTEIN

    BSc, BScN, MD, FRCPC (Paediatrics)

    Toronto, Ontario
  • Ian Tin Yue Wong

    BSc(Pharm), RPh

    Vancouver, British Columbia

PRESS

Raising awareness about eczema is an important part of what we do.
  • TORONTO SUN

    "Help in Skin Blight Fight"

  • ECZEMA SOCIETY OF CANADA

    Awareness Month Media Campaign

  • C-HEALTH

    "Hydration is Key to Alleviating Eczema"

  • Calgary Metro

    Season of Suffering for Some

  • Edmonton Metro

    Don't Let Eczema Stand in your Way

  • Edmonton Metro

    Eczema Society of Canada Aims to Raise Awareness

  • Edmonton Metro

    Guide Offers Support for Eczema Suffers

  • Edmonton Metro

    No Need to Suffer with Hand Eczema

  • Edmontons Child

    Childhood Eczema on the Rise November

  • Globe and Mail

    Taking control of your eczema and dry skin

  • Globe and Mail

    Balancing Act: The Role of the microbiome in eczema care

  • News Canada

    Give Your Child Confidence and Control Over Eczema

  • News Canada

    Hand Eczema

  • NewsCanada

    Clearing Up the Confusion Around Eczema News Canada

  • NewsCanada

    Does Daily Diet Affect Eczema Flare Ups News Canada

  • NewsCanada

    Does the Daily Diet Affect Eczema News Canada November

  • NewsCanada

    Eczema Guide Helps Teachers Understand Eczema News Canada

  • NewsCanada

    November is Eczema Awareness Month Newsprint Campaign

  • Today's Parent

    Itching for Relief

  • Wedding Magazine

    Tips for choosing skincare products for eczema