Dear Fellow Colleagues,

It is my immense pleasure to extend a warm and hearty welcome to the much-awaited DERMACON 2024 conference. The stage is set, and the dates are locked - from the 22nd to 25nd February 2024, the HICC and HITEX, two prominent venues in Hyderabad, are set to host an exciting gathering of the sharpest minds and most inquisitive personalities in the realm of dermatology.

DERMACON 2024 promises to be a feast for the senses, a melting pot of ideas, and a hub for collaboration. From sharing ground-breaking research to exchanging clinical pearls of wisdom, we guarantee that the conference will leave you Invigorated, Enlightened, and Connected.

The theme this year is "Skinception to Skinnovation". The conference promises to be a unique and exciting exploration of the latest advancements and innovations in dermatology. The theme reflects the journey from the traditional approach of skinception, which is the perception of the skin as a static organ, to the new era of skinnovation, which involves dynamic and personalized approaches to patient care. With the advent of cutting-edge technologies and breakthrough research, the field of dermatology is rapidly evolving, and we believe that this theme perfectly encapsulates this transformation.

We urge you to seize the opportunity to learn, share, and grow. Explore the countless avenues that the conference provides, engage with fellow attendees, and immerse yourself in the vibrant atmosphere of learning and discovery.

In closing, we thank you for being a part of this exciting journey and eagerly await your arrival. Hyderabad beckons, and DERMACON 2024 awaits you with open arms.

Dr. Angoori Gnaneshwar Rao

Organising Secretary