Dubai Derma 2018 Starts Tomorrow


Under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Hamdan Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Deputy Ruler of Dubai, Minister of Finance and President of the Dubai Health Authority, the 18th edition of Dubai World Dermatology and Laser Conference and Exhibition – Dubai Derma, the largest event of its kind in the MENA region, dedicated to dermatology, skin care and laser, will be begin tomorrow Monday 19th of March 2018, at the Dubai International Convention & Exhibition Centre.

Dubai Derma 2018 is expected to attract over 15,000 visitors and participants, while also witnessing the participation of 540 companies from 95 countries. The 3-day conference and exhibition, occupying 11,500 square meters is set to play host to 265 expert speakers, specialists of skin health from the region and the world while also featuring 72 workshops, 164 scientific sessions and 70 poster presentations. In addition, delegates and participants attending the premier global skin conference will have the opportunity to gain 18 CME Credit Hours from the UAE University.

Dubai Derma, this year, will dedicate 2 full days for Case Report Presentation and Competition, in order to encourage dermatology researches in the region and abroad, wherein dermatologists and resident doctors from different countries will be present to showcase their case reports. Moreover, a poster presentation competition will offer a unique opportunity for researchers in the UAE and abroad to present their work and illustrate their research methods and outcomes.

Running parallel to the conference, Dubai Derma Exhibition, aims to provide an ideal opportunity for exhibiting companies to network, partner and expand their businesses in the Skin Care, Aesthetic and Laser market among many other such fields. Furthermore, the exhibition will play host to a number of product launches and live demonstration of latest skincare solutions while also offering a highly interactive environment for visitors to experience the latest products and services in the skincare industry.

It is worth mentioning that for the first time this year, Dubai Derma will jointly be held in conjunction with the 11th Asian Dermatological Congress by the Asian Dermatological Association while also hosting the first ever session of the American Academy of Dermatology in the Middle East, (AAD), which is the world’s largest dermatologic society representing 19,000 physicians.

Dubai Derma will also be hosting the presidents of the five biggest Dermatology Associations in the world to take part in the event including: the American Academy of Dermatology (AAD), the European Academy of Dermatology and Venereology (EADV), the Asian Dermatological Association (ADA), the Indian Association of Dermatologists, Venereologists and Leprologists (IADVL) and the 24th World Congress of Dermatology (WCD).

Dr. Ibrahim Galadari, Professor of Dermatology at the UAE University, and Conference Chairman of Dubai Derma said: “I am delighted to announce that the 11th Asian Dermatological Congress by Asian Dermatological Association (ADA) will be held in conjunction with Dubai Derma 2018 on March 19-21 at the Dubai International Convention & Exhibition Center. Dubai Derma will bring together eminent speakers from the region and around the globe covering a wide spectrum of themes affecting the world of dermatology. The Dubai Derma scientific program features a four-day pre-conference course, conference program, workshops and live demonstrations exemplifying novel cosmetic and dermatological procedures.”

“In addition, the American Academy of Dermatology – AAD will have their own first session internationally and Dubai Derma fully appreciates the upmost support and collaboration with AAD. Dubai Derma provides all dermatology colleagues worldwide with a vibrant platform to update their knowledge, explore new advances in the dermatological and technological field, and foster closer ties.” He concluded

The annual Dubai World Dermatology and Laser Conference and Exhibition – Dubai Derma, is organized by INDEX Conferences & Exhibitions – a member of INDEX Holding, in cooperation with the Pan Arab League of Dermatology, Arab Academy of Dermatology & Aesthetics (AADA) and GCC League of Dermatologists with the support of the Government of Dubai and Dubai Health Authority (DHA).

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