Become a Member


We are happy to have you join the VWG, where you will help us in the effort to increase awareness of vitiligo as well as advance research and patient care in this area. Member benefits include:

  • Participation in an international community of dermatologists and scientists committed to the study and treatment of vitiligo.

  • Access to the members-only education section of the website.

  • Access to abstracts and summaries of annual scientific symposia.

  • Participation in the annual VWG meeting and discussion.

  • Annual VWG abstract session.

  • Access to treatment protocols and insurance letters


Physician Member Applicant 
(Suggested Donation: $50)

Any physician who is a resident of the United States, Canada or Mexico and who is Board certified, or eligible by (i) the American Board of Dermatology, or (ii) the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada, shall be eligible to be a Fellow. As well as, any physician who resides in any country other than the United States, Canada, or Mexico who has had training that is approximately equivalent to the requirements for certification by the American Board of Dermatology. The physician may be in teaching or research or a dermatologist in clinical practice. Proof of credentials is required by uploading a copy of medical licensing.

Membership rights include:

  • the right to attend VWG meetings

  • participate in discussion

Membership Application


In order to become a member of the VWG, please complete the membership application form at the link below. Additionally, a Letter of Affiliation will be required from your home institution to verify your position as a physician.  Please email your letter of affiliation to:

Once your application is approved, you will be able to use the login and password that you have set up. You must complete the membership application form and provide a letter of affiliation for your membership to be processed. 


Membership Application Form


To complete and submit the membership form, please click on the following link:

Application Form


Membership Checklist

  1. Create your account using an email address of your choice and create a password.

  2. Email your Letter of Affiliation to the following address:

  3. Upon membership approval, your login and password will be active and access to physician only material will be open.

  4. For issues with membership, please email the VWG Administrator at