IV Master Class in Tbilisi, Georgia, November 8-9, 2013
Around fifty-five dermatologists from three countries participated in the IV Master Class on Vitiligo, held at the Tbilisi State Medical University in collaboration with Georgian Vitiligo Support Group under the Chairmanship of Professor Nino Tsiskarishvili, MD on November 8-9, 2013. The unique format of our Master Class program is designed to ignite change in vitiligo treatment paradigm by providing a once-in-a-lifetime learning experience by knowledge experts to help physicians gain new skills in a participatory and interactive setting.
Our special thanks to Professor Nino Tsiskarishvili for organizing this high energy event, with legendary Georgian hospitality.
Chief Scientific Director Dr. Korobko talks about various vitiligo treatment modalities.
Closing remarks from Professor Nino Tsiskarishvili, MD.
Thanks to Tbisilisi Medical State University for hosting this event.
IV Master Class was held in Russian, a commonly used language in Georgia:
Вступительное слово (Нино Цискарашвили)
VR Foundation: комплексный подход к решению проблемы витилиго (Ян Валле)
Биология витилиго: ключ к эффективному лечению (Игорь Коробко)
Cloudy: объединяя исследования и врачебную практику в области витилиго (Ян Валле)
Обзор традиционных и экспериментальных методов лечения витилиго (Игорь Коробко)
Витилиго и меланома (Игорь Коробко)
Классификация и диагностика витилиго (Константин Ломоносов)
Ведение пациентов с витилиго на практике (Константин Ломоносов)
Иммуномодуляторы в терапии витилиго: результаты клинических исследований (Игорь Коробко)
I support the petition to designate June 25 as Vitiligo World Day and save millions of people worldwide from social isolation and persecution.
What is coming?
VITFriends Fundraising and Awareness Concert in Boston
Featuring: M.C. - Mary-dith Tuitt Jazz vocalist - Katani Summer Steel drum instrumentalist - Justin Petty Vocalist - Emily Orji and Dr. Victor Huan...30 April 2017 14:30, Salvation Army Kroc Center, 650 Du...
Vitiligo Walk-A-Thon in Fort Dallas
The annual Vitiligo Walkathon is organized by Dallas Fort Worth Vitiligo Support Group on May 20, 2017. This is an event held to raise awareness about vitiligo in the...20 May 2017 09:00, Dallas, Texas
What causes vitiligo?
The precise cause of vitiligo is not well understood. The white areas appear due to loss of the pigment (melanin) that gives skin its color and protects it from the su...
Is vitiligo contagious?
Vitiligo is NOT contagious. It cannot be passed on or caught from touching someone with vitiligo, shaking hands, swimming in the same pool, sharing towels, sitting nex...
What is vitiligo?
Vitiligo (pronounced vit-ill-EYE-go) is a relatively common skin disease characterized by smooth, white, painless spots or patches on various parts of the body. It doe...
How can I cure vitiligo?
There is no cure for vitiligo, but there are a number of effective treatment options that can be discussed with your GP or dermatologist. The aim of treatment is to st...