Events - 29 Jun 01:15Palestine Pan Arab Master Class on Vitiligo

Event

Ramallah, Palestine

This master-class will be held alongside 15th Pan Arab Congress of Dermatology and Venereology, jointly with the 4th International Palestinian Congress, in Ramallah (Palestine) on 8-10 November 2016. The Congress Chairman is Dr. Riad Mashal. A panel of distinguished speakers will deliver 45 min. lectures on:

  • Prof. Torello Lotti - Vitiligo: what's new and what's true in 2016. 
  • Prof. Davinder Parsad - The selection of the best surgical procedures in vitiligo. 
  • Prof. Medhat Abdelmalek - Pseudocatalase treatment of vitiligo.
  • Prof. Yan Valle - Vitiligo: tools and resources for researchers, clinicians and patients.

followed by Q&A session.

Participation is free. Coffee and snacks will be provided. 

FAQOther Questions

  • 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 stop new pat...

  • Can a gluten-free diet help with vitiligo?

    It's very unlikely. We have specifically looked into claims that gluten-free diet may ease symptoms of vitiligo, or completely reverse it, and found no firm scientific evidence ...

  • Is it possible to stop the progression of vitiligo?

    It is true that vitiligo progression could be stopped in 4 out of 5 cases by the use of potent systemic corticosteroids - that is, oral medications. However, systemic corticost...