IDS Newsletter #13: November 2015

  Dear readers, welcome to the 13th issue of the IDS newsletter! In this issue I would like to give you some updates about the Society and the dermoscopy world. During the last IDS congress in Vienna, a consensus meeting on terminology took place the first day of the conference. This meeting was open to all participants, with about 300 …

IDS Newsletter #12: April 2015

  Dear readers, the 4th World Congress of Dermatoscopy and Skin imaging is now approaching!! The conference will take place in Vienna, Austria from April 16–18, 2015. We expect a very high number of participant in this important event for our society. The final program is now available, please visit the website for further information. A scientific commission, composed by …

IDS Newsletter #11: September 2014

  Dear readers, in this issue of the Newsletter I’d like to share with you some news about the upcoming world congress of dermoscopy. The 4th World Congress of Dermatoscopy and Skin imaging will take place in Vienna, Austria from April 16–18, 2015. Abstract submission is now open, please visit the website for further information. In the occasion of the …

IDS Newsletter #10: October 2013

  Dear readers, during the last Congress of the European Academy of Dermatology and Venereology, the Subspecialty meeting of the International Dermoscopy Society took place. This was a very interesting meeting, with an intense scientific agenda. The starting point was an update of the current literature in the field of dermoscopy. All the speakers presented their latest investigation, ranging from …

IDS Newsletter #9: May 2013

  Dear readers, in this issue of the Newsletter I’d like to share with you some updates from our Society and our official journal. During the last Congress of the American Academy of Dermatology, as usual, the assembly of the Executive Board Members of the Society took place. Among the many topics discussed during the assembly, the board re-defined the …

IDS Newsletter #8: December 2012

  Dear readers, 2012 was a year full of events for the dermoscopy community. The IDS congress in Brisbane last May was an outstanding scientific event and a big occasion for sharing knowledge and discuss projects. Two official meetings took place during the AAD congress in San Diego and the EADV congress in Prague last months, with a great participation …

IDS Newsletter #7: June 2012

  Dear readers, we are now back from Brisbane, after a very exiting meeting of our Society. More than 700 participants attended the event, that was hosted by our colleges from the Queensland Institute of Dermatology, with prof Peter Soyer as president of the Congress. The meeting had a very dense and interesting agenda, with a number of outstanding lectures …

IDS Newsletter #6: March 2012

  Dear readers, Waiting for the upcoming meeting in Brisbane, I’d like to share with you some news from the dermoscopy world. During the last congress of the American Academy of Dermatology, the executive board of the society discussed about the guidelines to be followed for the election of the next sites of the world congresses. The board agreed on …

IDS Newsletter #5: November 2011

  Dear readers, We are now back home after a very exciting meeting during the EADV congress in Lisbon. The IDS meeting took place on thursday 20 October, the day before the official starting of the congress. More than 150 people attended the meeting, in a full and crowded room. The meeting was mainly focused on a scientific agenda with …

IDS Newsletter #4, April 2011

  Dear Readers, in the current issue of the newsletter we will focus the attention on dermoscopic features of seborrheic keratosis. A dedicated section and the case of the newsletter will discuss about the many faces that these benign lesions can show, being sometimes not easy to differentiate from malignant keratinocytic tumors and melanoma. I’d like also to give you …