Call for Abstracts


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The Emirates Dermatology Society (EDS) is excited to announce the 1st yearly EDS Conference. The aim of the EDS Conference is to become the premiere national educational and scientific meeting for the dermatology community in the region. The conference will be held at the Jumeirah at Etihad Towers in Abu Dhabi, UAE. The conference will be held November 17 – 19, 2017. The program is designed to appeal to clinicians, multidisciplinary healthcare professionals, scientists and educators in the dermatology field.

The scientific program has been designed to promote discussion of the most significant developments in clinical practice, research and education. There are opportunities for poster displays. We welcome posters that have been presented recently at other conferences. We are interested in receiving case reports from clinicians as well as abstracts from dermatology fellows or trainees in other specialties.

Scientific abstracts are welcomed in one of the following thematic categories:

  • Medical Dermatology
  • Paediatric Dermatology
  • Dermatopathology
  • Cosmetic Dermatology
  • Aesthetic Surgery
  • Clinical Cases
  • Laser and Phototherapy

Abstracts will be reviewed by the Abstract Sub-Committee and submitters will be notified of the committee’s decision.  The presenting author is expected to be available to post and remove their poster.

Submission Guidelines

  • Maximum of 300 words (not including names and affiliations) in a 10 point Times New Roman font
  • Include and underline full name of presenting author as well as Hospital and University affiliations
  • Include full mailing address, telephone and e-mail address
  • Abstract should include poster title, author(s), identifying the presenting author, institution, rationale, methods, results, conclusions, and financial support
  • Deadline for Abstract submission is June 29, 2017
  • All submissions must be in English only
  • Each presenter is allowed to submit a maximum of 4 posters

Submit abstracts to our conference management company, KIT Group Middle East by email ( as a word attachment.


  • By submitting an abstract for consideration, it is understood that the presenting author agrees to register for the conference and pay the registration fee. In addition, the presenting author agrees to assume all expenses related to attending the conference, including travel, accommodation and ancillary expenses
  • International submissions will be considered
  • Late submissions will not be considered