Update #18: January 2014

1. Dermoscopy World Congress in Vienna 2015

It is our great pleasure to announce the 4th World Congress of Dermoscopy, Vienna, Austria (April 16 to 18, 2015). The preliminary program and call for abstracts is now online. Please visit: http://www.dermoscopy-congress2015.com

2. International Dermoscopy Society (IDS) Meeting in conjunction with the 72nd annual meeting of the American Academy of Dermatology in Denver 2014

We are happy to announce the the joint meeting of the International Dermoscopy Society (IDS), the International Society for Digital Imaging of the Skin (ISDIS) and the International Confocal Group (ICG) in conjunction with the 72nd Annual Meeting of the American Academy of Dermatology in Denver 2014.

The meeting will be held on March 22, 2014 from 5:30pm to 10:00pm at the Sheraton Denver Downtown Hotel, Room: Govenor Square 14. More details regarding the exact time of the IDS meeting and the program will be soon available on our homepage.


We like to thank the readership and all contributors of Dermatology Practical & Conceptual, the official organ of the IDS. Thanks to the efforts of all, Dermatology Practical & Conceptual is now cited in PubMed.

We hope for your great contributions also in the coming year and we like to invite you to have a look at the latest issue of DPC, published on line, which includes several articles on dermoscopy: http://www.derm101.com/dpc/october-2013-volume-3-no-4/

With all our best regards and wishes for a Happy and Successful 2014

Geppi Argenziano & Iris Zalaudek
for the IDS executive board members