Vitiligo at the ISD Congress in Delhi
To facilitate the exchange of information among the global community of dermatologists XI Congress of International Society of Dermatology was held in New Delhi between December 4-7, 2013. A number of oustanding speakers discussed the state of art in vitiligo management, such as Professors Jana Hercogova, Torello Lotti, Paulo Cunha, Koushik Lahiri, Somesh Gupta, Kanika Sahni, T Salim, Davinder Parsad, among many. VRF CEO Yan Valle has presented our multidiciplinary approach to expedited drug development for vitiligo.
Welcome bouquets for honorable Presidium from Congress organizers.
A captive audience from all over the world.
Prof. Torello Lotti, MD, gives speech.
Special thanks to organizers for an excellent event planning and clear signage.
An open-air lunch break with an excellent Indian food for the Congress delegates
I support the petition to designate June 25 as Vitiligo World Day and save millions of people worldwide from social isolation and persecution.
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