Welcome Message

Welcome Message

As Secretary General of the GCC League of Dermatologists, I would like to extend a warm welcome to you from Dubai, the Pearl of the Gulf. My colleagues and I are especially honored to bid for the 25th edition of the World Congress of Dermatology in 2023.

Dubai is a world-renowned centre of business and commerce, a vibrant city in the United Arab Emirates, a member of the GCC states and the gateway to the Middle East, North Africa and South Asia market with close proximity to Europe and the Far East. Being international and cosmopolitan, the city offers an infinite variety of things to see and do in a unique fusion of Middle Eastern and Western heritage and culture.

Dubai has always been keeping up with advancing technologies in the dermatology practice in order to meet the constantly evolving needs and demands of the community. As the representative body of GCC dermatology profession, the GCC League of Dermatologists has a significant contribution to scientific advances of dermatology practice in the GCC region.

Dubai provides all dermatology colleagues worldwide with a vibrant platform to update their dermatology knowledge, explore new advances in dermatology technology, and foster closer ties.

GCC League of Dermatologists The league was officially founded in 1991 and comprises Bahrain, Kuwait, Oman, Qatar, Saudi Arabia and U.A.E.; with each gulf country holding a special dermatology conference each year.

Ibrahim Galadari, MD, FRCP
Professor of Dermatology
President of Bidding Committee
Sec Gen of GCC League of Dermatology