What is DIAD-ICPC:

 It is DIAD International Case Presentation Competition. A unique feature of DIAD-DIAL conference

 Who can participate in this?

 Dermatologists, dermatopathologists and pathologists. Whether junior or senior.

 How many cases I can present?

 You can present up to 2 cases, provided that the duration for each case should not exceed 4 minutes.

Can I present cases that are publishes elsewhere?

 Yes, you may present cases that has already been published or presented in other meetings. 

 Should I have both clinical photos and slides?

It is preferable to present both clinical and histological slides. However, you may only present the slides with info about the clinical data.

 What privileges I will get by this participation:

  • Certificate of appreciation.
  • Chance for being the “Winner” of DIAD-ICPC
  • Registration will be refunded for DIAD best 3 abstracts winners.
  • Attend all the sessions and get CME accreditation. You will also have access to the exhibition and invitation for daily lunch and coffee breaks

 How is my presentation going to be evaluated and scored?

There will be an evaluating committee comprised of expert faculty. The followings are the 4 points up on which the presented case is scored:

  • Quality of the presented case:
  • Peculiarity of the case (common / ordinary /challenging/interesting)
  • Up to date / evidence based scientific data
  • Good quality and representative photos
  • Format of PowerPoint slides preparation:
  • Proper design/colors/layout
  • Easy to read fonts
  • Proper/limited use of animations
  • Style of the speaker:
  • Confident / comfortable
  • Good eye contact
  • Clear voice and proper rate of flow (not too fast or too slow)
  • Discussing points versus merely reading the bullets
  • Keeping on time

 How can I participate?

 You may fill up the below form and submit your abstract. Only few lines of abstract will be required to elaborate on the case. The full presentation is not needed.