Российское общество дерматоскопии и оптической диагностики - общественная организация, созданная в 2007 г. по инициативе Национального альянся дерматологов и косметологов. В настоящее время это - официально зарегистрированное и активно действующее общество, способствующее развитию и внедрению методов дерматоскопии, оптической диагностики и цифровой визуализации кожи в практику дерматологов и врачей смежных специальностей. Основатель и Президент общества в 2007-2010 гг.- академик Сергеев Юрий Валентинович. Первый симпозиум общества состоялся в Санкт-Петербурге 22 ноября 2007 г., второй - в Москве 17 ноября 2008 г., конференции Общества проводятся ежегодно. C 2009 г. Общество аффилиировано с Международным обществом дерматоскопии (IDS). В 2010 г. Президентом Общества дерматоскопии избран к.м.н. Василий Юрьевич Сергеев, руководитель Инновационной программы Общества и создатель российского цифрового дерматоскопа РДС-1.
The Fourth World Congress of Dermoscopy and Skin imaging was conducted in Vienna (Austria) on April 16-18, 2015, (President - Prof. Harald Kittler). Russian Society of Dermoscopy has sent to the Congress the official delegation, including the Chairman, Dr. Vasiliy Sergeev MD, Ph.D. (Board member, IDS), and the Board members Dr. Mikhail Ustinov and Yuri Sergeev Jr. Russian delegates made 3 oral presentations, including 2 at the session Dermoscopy around the world. The Chairman shared his vision of Russian Dermoscopy, originating from first publications of 1924-1928 to original (yet unknown in the West) developments of Soviet era, and to numerous advances of nowadays. Dr. Sergeev underscored the importance of Russian national tradition in dermoscopy maintained by the Russian Society, convening nation-wide congresses and awareness campaings, supporting activities from National terminology consenus to indigenous Russian monographs and dermoscopy devices. Concluding his talk, Dr. Sergeev presented the simple fact: in 2014, 18% physicians interested in dermoscopy in Europe were from Russia - as seen in Eurodermoscopy project, where Russian dermatologists from Crimea to Siberia took the first place (n=1481) among participating countries.
VIII International Forum of Dermatovenerologists and Cosmetologists took place in Moscow on March 18-20, 2015. Over 1500 healthcare professionals participated, attending 27 breakout sessions, 12 symposia, 4 workshops, together with clinical case series, discussions and seminars. As an important part of the Forum, III All-Russian Congress on Dermoscopy and Optical Diagnosis of skin again attracted hundreds, with session hall being overcrowded by enthusiastic physicians both from dermatology and oncology fields. They were happy to learn about two new indigenous dermoscopy systems developed in Russia under the auspices of the Society and by the deeds of its leader, Dr. Vasily Sergeev.
The Second Russian Congress of Dermoscopy was summoned by Russian Society of Dermatoscopy and Optical Diagnosis of Skin during VII IFDC in Moscow on March 19 and 20, 2014. The Society, having just renewed its executive board and declaring the ambitious Program at the fall of 2013, reported on the recent developments in the field. Unlike the previous congress, the agenda skipped the sessions on optical coherence tomography and fluorescence imaging, focusing only on dermoscopy, with key messages as follows:
The First Russian Congress on Dermoscopy and Optical Diagnosis of Skin took place in Moscow, on March 21 and 22, 2013. The congress, convened by the Russian Society of Dermoscopy, offered scientific and educational programme with plenary and breakout sessions, symposia on fluorescent diagnostics and optical coherent tomography, 5 educational workshops, round-table talks and consensus meetings on dermatoscopic standards and education. The congress hosted the foundation session of Russian Expert Corps on Dermatoscopy: the reference comission of diagnostic experts. More than 400 participants have attended the meetings freely, all sessions were broadcasted through http://tv.dermatology.ru.
The special two-day conference of Russian Dermatoscopy Society was organized during 2EAAD Congress in Moscow on March 22 and 23, 2012. About 150 dermatologists and oncologists attended to Society breakout sessions and symposia. On March 22, the 1st Russian consensus meeting on dermatoscopy nomenclature was convened with intense discussion following preliminary online voting by over 300 clinicians. On March 23, the Head of Russian Dermatoscopy Initiative, Vasily Y. Sergeev MD, Ph.D. declared the successfull completion of 2009-2012 programme of Russian Dermatoscopy Society, resulting with serial production of RDS-1 HD multispectral videodermatoscope and development of national teledermoscopy network. The device was on display at the Society booth during 2EAAD.