About us

Objectives, Vision and Mission


  • NAD assists government in formulation of policies that will help enhance the health of Nigerians.
  • NAD also provides continuing medical education in dermatology for various cadres of health care workers.
  • NAD is actively involved in promoting public awareness on matters of skin health.
  • NAD acts as an advocacy group against the stigmatization of Nigerians with skin disorders.

Our Vision

  • To ensure improved quality of life for the Nigerian society through the promotion and application of dermatological science and technology.

Our Mission

  • To provide unbiased, expert advice to the government and its agencies on issues relevant to the specialty especially those of national interest that dermatologic science and technology can solve.
  • To establish and maintain the highest standards of dermatology training and practice in Nigeria, through publications of journals, organization of scientific conferences, seminars, workshops and symposia.

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