News - 01 Jul `19Videos from World Vitiligo Day conference 2019

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Watch video recordings from the World Vitiligo Day 2019 conference in Hanoi, Vietnam. The content has been edited for online viewing. The main language of the video is Vietnamese, but scientific presentations are in English. The Vitiligo Research Foundation does not endorse any specific treatments or medications for vitiligo that were featured during presentations.

Read brief reports from the WVD opening weekend in Houston, USA, WVD headquarters in Hanoi, Vietnam and closing session in Shymkent, Kazakhstan.

 

 

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