Keep moving on.
Wrapping up a looong weekend at the congress of American Academy of Dermatology in Washington.
Dr. Huggins (SE Michigan Vitiligo Support Group), Vicki Tiahrt, Ogo Maduewesi (VITSAF) and Yan Valle (VR Foundation) strengthen the World Vitiligo Alliance (photo below).
Working together with leading companies on bringing UVB phototherapy closer to your home or practice. Expect a compact, handheld, battery-powered LED light sometime soon. Lastly, vitiligo camouflage pens from Zanderm are getting an overwhelming interest from all the world. We are proud of being a part of this success story.
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?
NY Vitiligo Community Meeting in September
Our next meeting will be on Thursday, September 21st, at 7PM - 8:30PM on the 11th floor of NYU's Ambulatory Care Center at 240 East 38th Street, between 2nd and 3rd Av...21 September 2017 19:00, 11th floor of NYU's Ambulatory Car...
Vitiligo Advocacy Day at the US Capitol
Save-the-Date for the much anticipated Vitiligo Advocacy Day at the United States Capitol this fall. As many of you know, the Advocacy Committee of the Global Vitilig...04 October 2017 10:00, Washington, DC
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