World Vitiligo Day 2021

Program:

Dr John Harris:  JAK inhibitors for vitiligo

Dr Davinder Parsad: Surgical treatments for vitiligo

Dr Khaled Ezzadine:  Poor prognostic signs in vitiligo

Dr Jung Min Bae - Korea:  New micro punch technique for vitiligo

Dr Karen Ferez - Mexico:  Using cartoons to spread the message of vitiligo

Plan to attend.
Attendance is free

Welcome to the Vitiligo Society of South Africa

Vitiligo in the face of the Covid-19 pandemic

Please read this blog by Prof John Harris from UMASS addressing the concerns that vitiligo patients have in the current climate of the Corona virus pandemic - posted on 14 March 2020.

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on vitiligo by Dr T Ngcungcu and

Dr L Pillay

Watch this panel discussion brought to you by the Global Vitiligo Foundation on 10.8.2020
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THE VITILIGO SOCIETY OF SOUTH AFRICA  IS YOUR SOCIETY
TELL US WHAT YOU WANT OUT OF IT!
EMAIL: INFO@VITILIGOSOCIETY.CO.ZA
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Thank you for attending the World Vitiligo Day commemoration on 27 June 2020.

JOB SEEKERS / JOB PROMOTION/ SEEKING A LIFE PARTNER

The VSSA supports people living with vitiligo and will happily promote your business or your job seekers advertisement or your search for a life partner on its website.

Looking for online cooking classes: visit Chef Rumbie, who recently participated in the World Vitiligo Day Virtual meeting.  Click here

Participate in Word Vitiligo Day meetings in any of a variety of ways:

Give a talk.

Bring a family member or friend.

Form a support group.

Write a poem.

Sing a song.

Arrange an interview for a magazine or newspaper

Talks to kids in school about vitiligo.

Write an article for the MelanoSite newsletter.

Drive around with your van with a vitiligo awareness message.

Come up with your own ideas.

Email your ideas to the VSSA

info@vitiligosociety.co.za

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The VSSA is now on instagram

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The Vitiligo Society of South Africa (VSSA) wishes to inform your that the 2021 combined Dermatology Congress of South Africa has been postponed to 2022, due to the Cornonavirus pandemic.
The VSSA wishes you well during this uncomfortable time and hopes that it won't be long before normality resumes.

Our two invited overseas speakers for the Dermatology congress in Johannesburg are Dr Mauro Picardo from Rome, Italy and Dr Dhilip Kachhawa from Jodpur India.The congress is for dermatologists only but new developments will be reported in the VSSAs newsletters and the various platforms of the VSSA. The same speakers will grace our congress in 2022.

New Page:  An arabic translation of the Vitiligo School Campaign poster has just been added. The page was translated by Dr Marwa Adballah from university of Egypt. Please fee free to download, print and distribute the poster in any language of your choice.

If you are able to translate the poster into any other indigenous language, or in fact in any other language, please contact the VSSA. info@vitiligosociety.co.za

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Find a Dermatologist

 

 

View list of dermatologists interested in vitiiligo

Practices are listed in alphabetical order according to province.

Newsletter September 2019
Congress Issue 2019

Read the latest issue of the VSSA newsletter​

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