Events - 11 Jan 12:14First NY Vitiligo Community Group meeting of 2018

will be on Thursday, February 8th, from 7PM - 8:30PM
on the 11th floor of NYU's Ambulatory Care Center at 240 East 38th Street, between 2nd and 3rd Avenue

Since this is our first meeting of the year, we will provide an overview of our New York Vitiligo Community Group. Additionally, there will be a research update about a treatment for vitiligo: vitiligo surgery!

Please let us know if you will be able to attend the meeting by email nyvitiligo@gmail.com

NY Vitiligo Community

Ny Vitiligo Community Group  Meeting February 2018

FAQOther Questions

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    Traditional medicines may be helpful in chronic, metabolic, and stress-related conditions early in the disease manifestation, before extensive tissue and organ damage has occurr...

  • What causes vitiligo?

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