It was organized by The Department of Dermatology in collaboration with The Lebanese Dermatological Society, on the 7th and 8th of November. This seminar was held at the American University of Beirut Medical Center – Issam Fares Hall.

The objective of this Update was to bring academic and office-based dermatologists in the country and the region into the recent advances in the field of dermatology. The Update featured a session on gross and microscopic dermatology, recent advances in the treatment of common skin conditions such as psoriasis, and atopic eczema and Urtiaria. Sessions in Cosmetic Dermatology were also included.
An exhibit area was available for Pharmaceutical companies whose participation and contributions to the event was an asset and ensured the success of the annual meeting Obagi was present as usual, and its booth attracted many of the physicians attending.