The ILDS, as part of its work in global dermatology, aims to recognise dermatologists and others in the field of dermatological care who have made an outstanding contribution to improving the experience for people with skin diseases.
Certificates of Appreciation are awarded annually and aim to recognise dermatologists and others in the field of dermatological care who have made an outstanding contribution in either of the following categories:
Nominations are open!
ILDS Member Societies can now submit up to 2 nominations for the 2023 ILDS Certification of Apppreciation.
Contact the ILDS Membership Officer for more information
ILDS Member organisations can nominate up to 2 people from their society.
Nominations can be submitted between December-March and the Awardees are announced in July/August.
Please note that Certificates may only be awarded once and that Members of the ILDS Board, past and present, are not eligible to be nominated.
In addition to the annual ILDS Certificate of Appreciate, the ILDS also awards the Young Dermatologist Achievement Award and the Medal for Achievements in Global Dermatology, every 4 years. These awards are presented at the World Congress of Dermatology. Find out more by clicking on the buttons below.