About the Conference

With the exceptional collaboration between the Saudi MOH and SSCP, this conference is one-of-a-kind scientific gathering that intends to share and mix thoughts and views between dermatology and rheumatology fields with the newest research work and discoveries. It creates an excellent network to discuss the latest advancements made in the last decade and future challenges and presents a comprehensive review of the state of the art in dermatology and psoriatic arthritis. The major goal of this conference is to show value-based healthcare as a shift in dermatology with the aim of improving quality of care.

Meet Our Scientific Committee and Speakers

Prof. Ahmed H. Aljedai

Prof. Ahmed Aljedai linkedin


• A. Deputy Minister for Therapeutic Affairs, Ministry of Health, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.
• Founding president of the Saudi Society of Clinical Pharmacy.
• Professor at Al-Faisal University, School of Medicine and Pharmacy.
• Editor-in-chief of the Saudi Journal of Clinical Pharmacy.
• Fellow of the American College of Chest Physicians, the American Society of Transplantation, the American College of Clinical Pharmacy and of the American Society of Health System Pharmacy.
• Holds several consultancy positions at the World Health Organization, Saudi Food and Drug Authority, and the Saudi Commission for Health Specialties.
• Published more than 50 original peer-reviewed research papers.


Dr. Hajer AlMudaiheem linkedin

Pharma Msc

• Advisor and Assistant Deputy Minister for Therapeutic Supportive Services, MOH
• Director of Drug Policy and Regulation Division.
• She was appointed as the Head of National Drug Information Center at the Ministry of Health in 2015, established more than 50 centers across the kingdom.
• Responsible for MOH formulary management and was recently appointed as Drug Policy and Regulation Manager.
• Board member of the Pharmacy Profession Society under SCFHS.
• Board member of the Saudi Clinical Pharmacy Society.

Dr. Maysa Eshmawi

Dr. Maysa Eshmawi


• Dermatology, Cosmetic & Dermatologic Surgery Consultant
• Leader of dermatology Specialty Department at Saudi MOH
• Dermatology Adjunct Assistant Professor, College of Medicine, Imam Mohammed Ibn Saud Islamic University, Riyadh.
• Head of the Scientific committee of Dermatology and Dermatologic Surgery, MOH
• Supervisor of Virtual Services and Clinics at King Abdullah Medical Complex, Jeddah
• Obtained Pioneer award of the Innovation Center at MOH for illustrated manual for creating standard dermatology clinics in 2018.


Dr. Mohammad Fatani


• Consultant, Department of Dermatology, HGH, Makkah, KSA.
• Board Member of Saudi Society of Dermatology and Dermatologic Surgery
• Member of EADV
• Member of American Academy of Dermatology
• Associate Editor of the Journal of Saudi Society of Dermatology and Dermatologic Surgery (JSSDDS)
• Received several awards and appreciation certificates from various entities during the line of duty.


Dr. Mohammed AlAjlan linkedin


• Consultant of Dermatology and Dermatologic Surgery
• Head of the Dermatology Section in the Medical Specialties Department, King Fahad Medical City, Riyadh.
• Dr. AlAjlan has strong interests in medical education and is a regular speaker at various national, regional, and international congresses.
• He has published multiple peer-reviewed articles, review articles and has lectured at many national and international meetings.


Dr. Abdullah Alkhalifah linkedin


• Consultant dermatologist /trichologist.
• Member of Saudi Council’s Dermatology Scientific Board (2015-2018).
• Director of department of dermatology in Prince Sultan Military Medical City (PSMMC) (2012 – 2015).
• Director of Saudi board of dermatology residency program in PSMMC (2010 –2014).
• Founder of the hair clinic in PSMMC.
• Director of Saudi board of dermatology residency program in PSMMC (2010 – 2014).


Dr. Ru’aa Alharithy

Assistant Professor

• Assistant Professor, Princess Nourah Bint Abdul Rahman University.
• Dermatology Consultant, Security Forces Hospital, Riyadh, KSA.
• General Director of Scientific Programs – MEIDAM Association.
• Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada, and the American Academy of Dermatology.
• has led and contributed to more than 20 publications in peer reviewed journals.
• Editor in several Dermatological Journals.

Dr. Amaal Alruwaili

Dr. Amaal Alruwaili


• Consultant dermatologist
• Head of the Dermatology Department/ Al Iman general hospital
• Consultant dermatologist at Al Habib Medical group 2016-2022
• Fellowship in Hair transplantation and cosmetic dermatology at Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai 2014-2015
• American Fellowship in hair transplantation and Cosmetic Dermatology
• Saudi and Arab board in Dermatology 2007-2011
• KSU fellowship program in dermatology 2007-2011

Dr. Aymen Alharbi

Dr. Aymen Alharbi


• Consultant Dermatologist & Hair Disorders with more than 18 years of experience
• Chairman of local Committee of Dermatology training in the Western Region
• Director of the joint program for Dermatology training in the second sector
• Member of several local and international scientific societies
• Canadian fellowship in Hair disorders and hair transplantation
• Saudi Board of Dermatology and Venereology

Dr. Yousef Binamer

Dr. Yousef Binamer


• Consultant and Chairman, Department of Dermatology, King Faisal Specialist Hospital and Research Centre
• Adjunct associate professor at Alfaisal University.
• Certified by American Board of Dermatology and the Royal College of Physician and Surgeon of Canada.
• Executive Master of Business Administration from Hult Business School.

Dr. Ibrahim AlHomood

Dr. Ibrahim AlHomood linkedin


• Consultant Rheumatologist and Internist, King Fahad Medical City (KFMC), Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.
• Chairman of postgraduate department. KFMC.
• Chairman of Saudi rheumatology fellowship scientific committee, Saudi commission for health specialties.
• Vice-president, Saudi Society of Internal Medicine (SSIM).
• Clinical assistant professor, AlFaisal University, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.
• Member of Saudi Society of Rheumatology
• Fellow of American College of Rheumatology and of American College of Physicians (FACP)
• Member of Eurolupus society.

Dr. Nayef AL Ghanim

Dr. Nayef AL Ghanim


• Rheumatology Consultant at King Saud Medical City.
• A Fellow of the Royal College of Medicine and Surgeon of Canada (FRCPC).
• He obtained the Canadian and American Boards of Rheumatology and Internal Medicine during his training at the University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada.
• He completed a Clinical and Research Fellowship in Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE) at the University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada.
• His research interests are in SLE and Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA).
• He has authored several articles as principal or co-investigator.

our Event Schedule

Welcome and introduction

Value Based Health Care in Dermatology
Session I
Advances in the Management of Atopic Dermatitis
Scoring System for Atopic Dermatitis Outcome Measures
Updates in the Management of Atopic Dermatitis: The Saudi Consensus of Dermatitis
Session II
Advances in the Management of Alopecia Areata
The Impact of Alopecia Areata on the Quality of Life
Scoring System for Alopecia Areata
Prognostic Factors of Alopecia Areata and Treatment in Special Situations
Alopecia Areata Guidelines
Session III
Advances in the Management of Psoriasis
Psoriasis Guidelines
Prayer and Lunch
Prayer and Lunch Break
Initial Reports of Psoriasis Registry
Session IV
Advances in the Management of PsA
PsA Guidelines and Scoring System
Application of Economic Evaluation Methods in Assessing the Value in Dermatology
PsA Registry
Open Discussion
Answers to Frequent Questions and Panel Discussion

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event Venue

Crown Plaza Hotel - Siwar Hallroom, Riyadh,Saudi Arabia.

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