Pfizer offers $80,000 under their Global Medical Grant program to US-based academic institutions. Grant will support fellowship programs at institutions with expertise in inflammatory and immune-mediated dermatological disorders - including vitiligo - and have a strong focus on clinical practice, research, and education to further the understanding of inflammatory skin diseases.
Grants will be awarded based on the strength of the requesting organization’s ability to provide training and guidance to the fellow.
Application deadline is February 24, 2020.
For all details check attached PDF file or go to Pfizer Global Medical Grants.
- Who is prone to vitiligo?
Scientists know that some people are genetically predisposed to a specific group of autoimmune diseases – including generalized vitiligo – but do not know who and why.It doesn’t...
- Is there a special diet for vitiligo?
In short, no. Some people find that certain foods may worsen their vitiligo symptoms or that others may improve their skin condition. We found no scientific evidence that a sp...
- What causes vitiligo?
Surprisingly, the causes of vitiligo are yet to be precisely established. Researchers know the cause is pre-wired in your genes, just waiting for a bad luck moment. In about hal...
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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.
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