The Asian Dermatological Association
was incorporated on the 21th November 1986 in Hong Kong.
- To promote the study of and to
encourage the advancement of dermatology.
- To coordinate and correlate the
efforts of organisations, companies, associations, societies, institutions,
statutory bodies and other authorities and individual interested in dermatology
all over the world, especially in Asian countries.
- To promote, foster, develop and
assist the dermatologists of all Asian countries, other medical and allied
professions in the study of and the acquisition, dissemination and application
of knowledge and information concerning dermatology.
- To encourage and stimulate research
in dermatology in furtherance of the objects of the Association.
- To stimulate public interest
and provide public education in dermatology.
- To hold an Asian Dermatological
Congress (ADC) every three years or at any such time interval as the Council
deem fit and to sponsor additional international activities in any parts of