Master Class New York 2015: photos & report
1. Prof. Hong Duo Chen, MD (Honorary President of #1 Hospital of China Medical University)
2. Prof. Yan Valle, MSc. (VRF CEO)
3. Prof. Torello Lotti, MD (Chair of Dermatology, University of G. Marconi (Rome, Italy) and Chair of the Board VRF)
4. Prof. Mark Lebwohl, MD (Chairman Department of Dermatology, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, AAD President)
5. Dr. Alessandro Perra, MD Chief Medical Director GUNA (Milan, Italy)
Prof. Nanette Silverberg, MD opened the program with lecture on diagnosing and treating vitiligo in pediatric and young patients.
Prof. Nanette Silverberg, MD
Prof. Torello Lotti, MD
Prof. Lotti and Prof. Hong Duo-Chen presenting results of similar studies in vitiligo laser treatments conducted in EU and China.
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