• By submitting an abstract for consideration, it is understood that the presenting author agrees to register for the conference and to pay the registration fee.

Scientific abstracts categories

  • Medical Dermatology
  • Pediatric Dermatology
  • Dermatopathology
  • Cosmetic Dermatology
  • Aesthetic Surgery
  • Clinical Cases
  • Laser and Phototherapy

Submission Guidelines

  • Maximum of 300 words (not including names and affiliations) in a 10 point Times New Roman font
  • Include and underline full name of presenting author as well as Hospital and University affiliations
  • Include full mailing address, telephone and e-mail address
  • Abstract should include poster title, author(s), identifying the presenting author, institution, rationale, methods, results, conclusions, take home message, and financial support
  • Deadline for Abstract submission is December 15th, 2020
  • All submissions must be in English only
  • Each presenter is allowed to submit a maximum of 3 posters

Abstracts will be reviewed by the Abstract Sub-Committee, and submitters will be notified of the committee’s decision. E-poster details will be shared once the Abstracts have been reviewed and chosen.

Residents Oral presentation is scheduled annually during SAUDIDERM Conference.  The competition is open to all dermatology residents currently enrolled in Saudi training programs or recent graduates of the last 2 years (class 2018). Applicants may choose to present Research Project, Clinical Case or Updated Review.



  1. Presentations must be in English.
  2. Presentations must be submitted as
  3. Patient confidentiality must be protected; data/photos must be de-identified.
  4. Research Project must follow the following format:
    1. Title: name, postgraduate year, affiliation, conflict of interest declaration
    2. Introduction: background for the study stating its objective or hypothesis.
    3. Methods: discussing the design, setting, patients, and interventions.
    4. Results: text, tables and illustrations to show most important findings.
    5. Discussion: important aspects of the study and its conclusion.
    6. References: original research sources that are directly linked to this research.
  5. Clinical Case must follow the following format:
    1. Title: name, postgraduate year, affiliation
    2. History: brief relevant history and review of systems.
    3. Examination: detailed clinical findings with good quality photos.
    4. Investigations: completed relevant work-up.
    5. Discussion: literature review of the current diagnosis
    6. Conclusion: summary of the diagnosis and its importance to dermatology
  6. Updated Review must use the following format:
    1. Classic articles supporting current practice.
    2. New articles supporting new practice.
    3. Articles generating clinical controversy
    4. Articles showing new experimental approach
    5. Articles showing new technological innovation
  7. Presentations must avoid commercialism. Trade names should be avoided.
  8. Time frame is 10 minutes.
  9. Presentations should be submitted online at www.saudiderm.com

The Scientific Committee will evaluate the content of each Oral Presentation based on the educational value it presents. The Committee will favorably select Oral Presentations that have an organized, coherent, well-thought-out and complete presentation. Notification letters of acceptance will be sent via email.