Invited Speaker & Abstract Highlights

2020 Virtual Vitiligo International Symposium (VIS)

Invited Speaker Presentations

Julien Seneschal, MD, PhD was an invited speaker for the 2020 Virtual VIS.  His presentation is titled Vitiligo: Looking at the Memory T Cell Response. In this video, Dr. Seneschal looks at the T cell’s involvement in vitiligo.

Oral Abstract Presentations

Pearl Grimes, MD presents a short oral abstract titled Effects of Ruxolitinib Cream on Affected Body Areas in Patients With Vitiligo: Subgroup Analysis From a 52-Week, Randomized, Double-Blind Trial. Dr. Grimes shares with us the results of a 52 week, randomized, double-blind, phase 2 study.

Medical student Jesslyn Magee, MS and graduate student Makena Low present their abstract titled, Pilot Network Model for Automated Vitiligo Lesion Segmentation: Promise and Challenges. In this video, they will tell you about their collaboration to develop an automated network model for vitiligo segmentation. Their research is a pilot model developed for evaluating vitiligo therapeutic efficacy.