Saturday’s Schedule

Saturday General Schedule

TimeTopicRoom
7:00 – 8: 00 AMRegistration desk openTBD Foyer
7:00 – 8:00 AMBreakfastBallroom
8:00 – 8:30 AMWelcome
2020 WVD USA Host Chair- Alicia Roufs &
Minnesota VitFriends Committee
Ballroom
8:30 – 8:45 AMSpeaker
The History of World Vitiligo Day
Yan Valle, MSc, MBA
Chief Executive Officer
Vitiligo Research Foundation
Ballroom
8:45 – 9:45 AMSpeaker
Title TBD
Dr. James Williams
Motivational Speaker
Ballroom
9:45 – 10:05 AMGroup photo
Break
TBD
10:05 – 11:45 AMMorning breakout sessions (see below for detailed scheduled)Room: 1,2,3
11:45 AM – 1:00 PMLunchBallroom
1:00 – 4:30 PMAfternoon breakout sessions (see below for detailed scheduled)Room: 1,2,3
4:30 – 6:00 PMFree time
6:00 – 6:30 PMCocktails (Cash bar)TBD
6:30 – 8:00 PMDinner (served at 6:30 PM)
Awards and Recognition
2021 WVD Location Announcement
TBD
8:00 – 9:00 PMEntertainmentTBD
9:00 – TBDDance and fun!TBD

Saturday Morning Breakout Sessions

TimeTopicRoom
Room: TBD #1
10:05 – 11:15 AMHow to be the vitiligo cheerleader for your loved one
Audience: Parents, siblings, spouses
Room TBD #1
11:15 – 11:45 AMHow to approach schools, introducing vitiligo to educators
Hosted by “Different Like Me” author and vitiligo parent Lori Mitchell
Audience: Parents, siblings, spouses
Room TBD #1
Room: TBD #2
10:05 -11:45 AM Let’s Talk about Vitiligo: Empowering conversation about everyday situations
Hosted by: TBD
Audience: Adults with vitiligo, Parents
Room: TBD #2
Youth Room
10:05 – 11:45 AMLet’s Talk about Vitiligo: Empowering conversation about everyday situations
Hosted by: Crystal Alexis and Tiffanie Wiley
Audience: Youth with vitiligo, Youth
Room: TBD #3

Saturday Afternoon Breakout Sessions

TimeTopicRoom
Room: TBD #2Theme: Educate your life with vitiligo
1:15 – 2:00 PMHow to talk to strangers about vitiligo. How to approach another vitiligo person
Audience: Adults with vitiligo, Parents
Room: TBD #2
2:00 – 2:30 PMSunscreen and skin care session
Hosted by: Vanicream
Room: TBD#2
2:30 – 3:00 PMUV Clothing presentation
Hosted by: Coolibar
Room: TBD #2
3:00 – 3:30 PMMake-up specialist
Hosted by: Crystal Alexis
Room: TBD #2
3:30 – 4:30 PMHow does what I eat affect my overall immune health?
David Thorn (Cleveland V-Strong), Licensed Dietitian
Lauren Schultheis, E Squared Health
Audience: Adults with vitiligo, Parents
Room: TBD #2
Room: TBD #1Theme: Medical
1:15 – 2:00 PMPanel: Latest treatment options/latest breakthroughs
Audience: Adults with vitiligo, Parents
Room TBD #1
2:00 – 2:30 PMExamples of treatments
Audience: Adults with vitiligo, Parents
Room TBD #1
3:00 – 4:30 PMQ&A with physiciansRoom TBD #1
Youth
1:00 – 4:30 PMNickelodeon Universe
Audience: Youth
Mall of America