Proceeding Report of the Second Vitiligo International Symposium (VIS)- November 9-10, 2018, Detroit, Michigan, USA

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Pigment Cell Melanoma Res


The Global Vitiligo Foundation (GVF) hosted the 2(nd) Biennial Vitiligo International Symposium (VIS), which was held at the Detroit Marriott at Renaissance Center in Detroit, Michigan, USA from November 9-10, 2018. The conference was opened by Iltefat H. Hamzavi (Detroit, Michigan, USA), President of the GVF and Co-Chair of the VIS and David M. Ozog (Detroit, Michigan, USA), C.S. Livingood Chair and Chairman of the Department of Dermatology of Henry Ford Hospital, Detroit, Michigan, USA. Henry W. Lim (Detroit, Michigan, USA), former President of the American Academy of Dermatology, Chair Emeritus of the Department of Dermatology of Henry Ford Hospital, and Co-Chair of the VIS, then presented highlights of the meeting. The meeting was organized around four plenary lectures, several diverse panel discussions, and workshops emphasizing vitiligo surgery and imaging.

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