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22 May 2014 – Leading experts call attention to major impact of psoriasis on quality of life

At the 67th World Health Assembly in Geneva, IFPA will be hosting a special side event on psoriasis together with Argentina, Ecuador, Panama and Qatar. The side event will be especially significant, as the WHA will soon be voting on a proposal for a Resolution on Psoriasis.

“The objective of this side event is to inform our fellow delegates about the severe burden psoriasis carries for millions of people all over the world. This will highlight the importance of the Resolution on Psoriasis that is being put forward,” comments Dr. Zelibeth Valverde, Member of the WHO Executive Board and Director of Planification at the Ministry of Health of Panama.

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