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2023 Integrative Dermatology Symposium

Featured Speakers

October 27-29, 2023

Reno, Nevada

Iltefat Hamzavi,


Dr. Iltefat Hamzavi is a dermatologist who works at Henry Ford Hospital and Hamzavi/Dermatology Specialists. His work has a focus on vitiligo, photomedicine, and hidradenitis suppurativa. Within vitiligo, his work has focused on improving phototherapy options for vitiligo patients. His group has also led North American efforts in developing surgical treatments for vitiligo. He has participated in developing the VASI score and updated scores as a way to measure treatment response for vitiligo patients. He is also one of the founders and Co-chair of the Global Vitiligo Foundation. This is a group which aims to improve the lives of vitiligo patients by supporting initiatives like the World Vitiligo Day and vitiligo research updates. He is a passionate metro Detroiter, husband, and father of 3.

IDS 2023 Sessions

What's New in Vitiligo

Day Two: Saturday, October 1, 2022 | 9:00 AM - 9:30 AM:

This lecture will cover the new therapeutic developments for the treatment of vitiligo including novel topical non-steroidal therapies as well as evidence for the use of nutritional supplements.


What's New in Vitiligo

Day Three: Sunday, October 2, 2022 | 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM:

It’s late in the day and the last patient of the clinic is behind the treatment room door. Your assistant says the dreadful word: HS! But do you really need to fear HS? In this session, HS experts will share their experience in making the HS visit a rewarding experience for the clinician and the patient alike. Using a case-based approach, the panel will discuss principles of management utilizing medications, lifestyle adjustments, mind-body techniques, and surgical procedures.