News - 01 Oct `13First vitiligo support group meeting in New York city


Speakers: Prof. Nanette B. Silverberg, MD, and Dr. Carmen Grau, PhD. Date: Monday Oct. 7, 2013 at 6:30 8:00 p.m. Address: Roosevelt Hospital, Conference Room B, 2nd Floor, 1000 Tenth Avenue, NY, NY 10019. To reserve a seat, please send your name and number of attendees to email: 

Be a part of NYCs first Vitiligo Support Group!

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