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

  • 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 ...

  • Vitiligo and hearing loss: any connection?

    In short, NO. Recent research shows no relationship between a degree of skin depigmentation and hearing loss severity in vitiligo patients. The results of this study showed tha...

  • Does halo nevi affect vitiligo development?

    Halo nevi — nevi with an depigmented circle around it, usually on the trunk — are about 10x more common in vitiligo patients than in the general population, especially in childr...