Sister Societies are Belgian professional societies aimed at a specific part of dermatology, for example allergy, dermoscopy, laser, oncology, pathology and paediatrics. They have their own statutes and as a dermatologist you can become a member.
The Belgian Club of Dermatopathology (BCD) was founded in 2004 as an informal society, with the aim to improve the dermatopathology level in Belgium and to improve the relationship between pathologists and dermatologists performing dermatopathology in Belgium.
The main objective of the Belgian Dermoscopy Group, founded in 2014, is to bring the world of dermoscopy a little closer and more accessible to dermatologists in daily practice.
The Belgian Contact and Environmental Dermatitis Group is a society that unites Belgian dermatologists with a specific interest in contact dermatitis.
Euromelanoma is a dermatologist - driven campaign that aims at raising and maintaining awareness about the need of prevention against skin cancers among the general public and the media.
Mohs micrographic surgery is designed to remove skin tumours in areas where there is little area to take much margin. The technique is named according to Dr Fredrick E. Mohs, who developed it.