Grand Rounds: 2011.05.18


Steven J. Glassman, BSc, MBBCh (Wits), FC Derm (SA), Division of Dermatology, Department of Medicine, Assistant Professor, University of Ottawa

Vitiligo, the mystery of the missing melanocyte

Educational Objectives:

  1. Highlight clinical features, genetics and treatment of vitiligo
  2. Understand role of reactive oxygen species (ROS) and T-cells in pathogenesis
  3. Learn about co-morbidities and associations
  4. Appreciate psychosocial impact of vitiligo and facilitate treatment (CanMEDs roles of communicator and advocate)


  • Wednesday, May 18th, 2011
  • 12:00 to 13:00 p.m.

(Video-linked to the General Auditorium, Riverside Amphitheatre, and Montfort Hospital 2D111 & the Irving Greenberg Family Cancer Centre A3735)

Note:  This Grand Rounds presentation will be Webcast.

The Ottawa Hospital Medical Grand Rounds is an accredited group learning activity as defined by the Maintenance of Certification Program of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada Ottawa. Phone no. for OTN participants during question period is 613-798-5555 x78952.

Refreshments (coffee, tea, water) will be provided. You are welcome to bring your own lunch.

THANK YOU- Dept of Medicine Education Fund