Our work is entirely funded by private donations – we receive no money from government. Your money will help us continue funding research into vitiligo and supporting people affected by the condition.
Palazzo Odescalchi-Simonetti, via Vittoria Colonna 11, Rome, Italy
This conference is being organized by the World Health Academy Of Dermatology in the Eternal City - Rome - on December 4, 2016. Organizers want to build on the success of the first conference, which was held in Kitzbhel in 2012 and attended by the leaders of all major dermatological societies and Nobel Laureates (details).
The main goal of the second conference is to discuss and set new priorities on the matters of the utmost importance to all of us for the next four years.
We guarantee you stimulating discussion and a chance to learn from other experts in the field. Refreshments will be available throughout the day. Of course, there is also time for socializing this is Italy! In the evening, we invite you to a cocktail reception where you can relax with colleagues and friends over a drink.
Please also email us the subject of your 7-minute presentation before September 15, 2017. This should concern a healthcare, research or patient support topic that requires international collaboration and support from the UN.
To recap the Winter Consensus Conference of Dermatology will be held at the Aula Magna of the University of Rome, just a few of blocks away from the Vatican.
- When: 10 am - 5 pm on December 4, 2016.
- Where: Palazzo Odescalchi-Simonetti, via Vittoria Colonna 11, Rome, Italy
RSVP as soon as you can, your attendance will help and enrich us all.
Contact details: email us at email@example.com or call toll-free 1-855-966-3555
- How can I explain vitiligo to my children?
Vitiligo can be puzzling for a child because a person who has it isn't "ill" in a common sense. To choose the right words to explain vitiligo diagnosis to a child, first consi...
- What tests should be done?
A well-trained dermatologist should be able to diagnose vitiligo and distinguish it from contact leukoderma or more than twenty other conditions with similar skin appearance bas...
- Pyrostegia venusta as a folk medicine for vitiligo?
Pyrostegia venusta is a neotropical evergreen vine widely spread in Brazil throughout fields, at the coast, edge of the woods and along roadsides (see photo below). Popularly kn...
Though it is not always easy to treat vitiligo, there is much to be gained by clearly understanding the diagnosis, the future implications, treatment options and their outcomes.
Many people deal with vitiligo while remaining in the public eye, maintaining a positive outlook, and having a successful career.Copyright (C) Bodolóczki Júlia
By taking a little time to fill in the anonymous questionnaire, you can help researchers better understand and fight vitiligo.