IDS Newsletter #3, November 2010

  Dear Readers, During the last general assembly of our society, held in Miami on February 2010, the election of the new IDS representatives took place. Our president, Peter Soyer, expressed his intention to resign from his role as president and the assembly agreed to give to myself the responsibility to continue his action. Iris Zalaudek was designated to be …

IDS Newsletter #2, December 2009

  The second congress of the International Dermoscopy Society took successfully place in Barcelona from 12 to 14th November 2009. This issue of the IDS Newsletter is therefore dedicated to the congress highlights, but provides also a case quiz and an overlook on newly released dermoscopy books. Have a look at the official photos of the congress! In the name …

IDS Newsletter #1, August 2009

  In this 2nd issue of the IDS Newletter we will focus on dermoscopy of amelanotic melanoma. This group of melanomas still represents a challenge for every clinician given the broad spectrum of possible differential diagnoses. In this context we like to make you aware of the recent publication by Dr. Scott W. Menzies, who conducted a study via the …

IDS Newsletter #0, May 2008

  Welcome to the IDS Newsletter! In my role as president of the International Dermoscopy Society it is my responsibility and pleasure to write a few words about this inaugural newsletter. The idea was recently born by Iris Zalaudek and a small group of friends at the General Assembly of the Society in San Antonio during the AAD meeting in …

Update #1: February 2010

In the last days our platform moved to a new server infrastructure to enhance the quality and availability of our services. Due this change there were temporary problems concerning the availability of the ids homepage and the ids forum. Since this morning all services are again back on track. Furthermore it is our pleasure to forward you the Announcement of …

Update #2: March 2010

Dear Friends, With GenoMEL we have developed an app version of the “Dermoscopy Tutorial” that is free available in itunes. I am wondering if you agree to send this or similar advertisement to the IDS members. “The GenoMEL dermoscopy tutorial ‘app’ The world’s first dermoscopy app is now available on iTunes! This free app for iPhone and iPod Touch users …

Update #3: March 2010

Dear Members, Just one week ago we had the general assembly of our society in Miami, in which the election of new representatives took place. Our president, Peter Soyer, expressed his intention to resign from his role and the assembly agreed to give to myself the responsibility to continue his action. Iris Zalaudek was designated to be the new general …

Update #4: April 2010

Dear colleague, Also this year the Department of Dermatology, Medical University of Graz, Austria, is organizing the “International Short Course on Dermoscopy” for the ninth time from 20th to 24th July 2010. This course is designed for colleagues with special interest in the effective management of pigmented skin lesions and the early diagnosis of melanoma. The detailed program is presented …

Update #5: September 2010

We have been quite busy working on a completely new and restyled web platform for our society. We hope to launch it by the end of October!! In the meanwhile, we really would like to welcome you at the upcoming Sister Society Meeting that, as usually, will take place during theEADV meeting. Please find below the program details and location. …

Update #6: November 2010

Together with Gery Gabler, our coordinator and webmaster, we are proud to announce that we just went live with the new IDS website! Please give a look at www.dermoscopy-ids.org You will find new contents and a brand new style of our platform. In particular, a number of new sections are now available, including tutorials, pubmed news, and a dermoscopy podcast …