Education

Our Education Center is a growing source of information on vitiligo and the practitioners and investigators of this disease. It is geared toward providing information to interested physicians, researchers and the general public.

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 About Vitiligo

Vitiligo (pronounced vit-ill-EYE-go) is a generally unpredictable skin disease, which results in a loss of inherited skin color over the lifetime. Vitiligo is a non-lethal and it does not cause any organic harm, but it has a devastating effect on social life of the affected person and their family >>>

Famous Vitiligans

Many celebrities have dealt with vitiligo while remaining in the public eye, maintaining a positive outlook, and having a successful career. Here are a few courageous famous people who face vitiligo in the public eye >>>

Vitiligo Diagnosis and Treatments

The treatment options for vitiligo have undergone a sea of change over the last two or three decades and dermatologists are now in a much better position to manage this disease than in the past. In this section, you'll find helpful information on a variety of vitiligo treatments. >>>

World Vitiligo Day

Conceived by patients for patients, World Vitiligo Day is a truly global event that aims to increase awareness of vitiligo and raise funds needed for research and education >>>

Master Class and Research Workshop

We have built a program that offers access to a series of educational workshops and close interaction with researchers, international opinion leaders, and executives from the VR Foundation >>>

Download Center

Download and print out for reading later our materials in lightweight PDF files >>>

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