Dr. Geeta Yadav
Dr. Geeta Yadav, MD, MHS, FRCPC
Medical Director & Founder, FACET Dermatology
Dr. Geeta Yadav is the founder of FACET Dermatology in Toronto. She is board-certified dermatologist who trained at University of Toronto, Johns Hopkins and the Northern Ontario School of Medicine. Dr. Yadav is an expert in both medical and cosmetic dermatology with a large and growing medical practice that specializes in atopic dermatitis, psoriasis, and skin cancer. She has a special interest in skin of color and has been quoted in numerous main stream publications including the New York Times, Wall Street Journal, Allure, Vanity Fair and Cosmopolitan. She has a regular presence on Instagram, Facebook and LinkedIn and tries to use these platforms for education and awareness on a variety of topics.
Exploring the Burden of Vitiligo: the Patient Perspective
- To understand the burden of vitiligo beyond skin
- To discuss factors that affect the level of disease burden in patients
Vitiligo is a chronic autoimmune disease characterized by the destruction of melanocytes, resulting in pale or white patches of skin. It is associated with significant quality-of-life impairment in routine activities, employment, and psychosocial health. This presentation will review the finding from a global, observational, cross-sectional analysis involving 3,541 people diagnosed with vitiligo (n=200 from Canada), with a focus on the patients’ quality life, mental health and treatment experience.
Skin Health and Oat Therapy
This session will highlight the history of oat, the data supporting the mechanism of action of oat in emollients and the clinical efficacy and safety of its use in atopic dermatitis and other various skin conditions and populations.
- Identify the components and the multifaceted benefits of colloidal oatmeal and its effect on the moisture barrier.
- Recognize the clinical research highlighting the benefits of colloidal oatmeal in various skin conditions.
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