Mentorship Participants

ISD Mentorship Committee
 
Chair: Martin Kassir, MD USA
Co-Chair:Rashmi Sarkar, MD India
 
Members
Luca Borradori, MD Switzerland
Luis Castro, MD Brazil
Ma Angela M Lavadia, MD Philippines
Rosemary Nixon, MD Australia
Adebola Ogunbiyi, MD Nigeria



 
 

 

ISD Mentorship Program Participants

Dr. Charina Ann Pelayo (Philippines) with Dr. Martin Kassir in Dallas, TX on a Cat 3 mentorship program focused on dermatologic surgery. Cat 3 mentorships are not funded.

 

 

Dr Sidharth Sonthalia (New Delhi, India) with mentor Prof. Yahya Dowlati (right), Head & Director; Center for Research and Training in Skin Diseases and Leprosy (CRTSDL), Tehran University of Medical Sciences, and co-mentor Dr Alireza Firooz, Associate Professor in Dermatology, CRTSDL.

Dr. Sampson Kiprono (Tanzania) from the Regional Dermatology Training Center in Moshi mentored with Dr. Helmut Beltraminelli (Bern, Switzerland) where he focused on dermatopathology. Dr. Kiprono hopes to start a dermatopathology lab in Moshi. 

 

 

 

 

Dr. Cheryl Co (Philippines) with mentor with Assoc. Prof. Giam Yoke Chin (Singapore) of the National Skin Centre. Dr. Co's program focused on Pediatric Dermatology.

Dr. Kristine Dillague (Philippines) with mentor Dr. Antonella Tosti in Miami, Florida. Dr. Dillague's program focused on hair, nails and psoraisis with co-mentors Dr. Martin Zaiac and Dr. Francisco Kerdel.

Dr. Thais Helena Bello Di Giacomo (Brazil) mentored with Dr. Josep Malvehy (Spain) and co-mentored with Dr. Susana Puig in Barcelona Spain where she focused on Confocal Microscopy.