VIPOC 2018 will be held in Centre International de Séjour de Paris Individual, CISP Maurice Ravel Paris (www.cisp.fr). Participants will be able to book their accommodations in same site of conference.
Conference cost per individual : 250 Euros (included 2 days of conference, 2 lunches during conference, 3 nights Wednesday afternoon to Saturday morning in individual rooms with all basic comfort at CISP Maurice Ravel and also 3 breakfasts)
Financial assistance may be available to participants, particularly for travelling costs, dependent on funding support received for VIPOC 2018.
The organization of VIPOC 2018 is overseen by two international committees:
VIPOC 2018 Steering Committee is composed of leaders of various vitiligo patient organizations from across the world, ensuring a diversity of topics, cultural perspectives and experience (in alphabetical order) :
Ms Jacky Gardner (USA) www.vitiligosupport.org
Ms Myriam Lamine (Tunisia) www.atvitiligo.org
Mr Adrian Mar (Australia) www.vitiligo.org.au
Mr Jean-Marie Meurant (France) www.afvitiligo.com
Mr Paul Monteiro (Netherlands) www.vitiligo.nl
Ms Maya Tulpule (India) www.myshweta.org
Ms Gaone Tlhong (South Africa) www.beyondvitiligo.org
South America patient organization (in progress)
Coordination is provided by Association Française du Vitiligo 11 rue de Clichy 75009 Paris France www.afvitiligo.com
VIPOC 2018 Scientific Committee : The panel of international experts in vitiligo research is currently being as-sembled and includes : Dr Mauro Picardo (Italy) and Prof Alain Taïeb (France)