Dermatology 2018


17 points for full congress attendance and 2 ethics points
Additional points apply for Workshops

How to register

Please click on the link below and complete the online registration:

Online registrations are now closed! Registration can still be done onsite.

Pre-registration via the website will be possible until the 27th August 2018 thereafter only onsite registration will be accepted. It is essential that the instructions for payment of all fees involved are strictly adhered to. Every participant, including invited participants must register.

Please click here for instructions on how to complete the online registration.


Registration fees are quoted in South African Rands (ZAR) and include 15% VAT and should be paid according to the procedure described during the registration process. Major credit cards or bank transfers are accepted.

Note that for International credit card payments to African countries (where banks deem payments to countries within Africa to be high risk transactions) you may need to notify and pre-arrange with your bank for the payment to be made, otherwise the bank may block the transaction for release to us.

Kindly ensure that these arrangements are made to ensure timeously settlement of your registration.

Credit card payments - When opting to process payment by credit card, please click on the pay now button. Please use your unique invoice number and your surname as reference when initiating payment.


For International wire transfer payments, short payments will be for your own account.

The final date for bank transfers is the 27th August 2018. Please email a copy of your bank transfer through to and use your surname and Dermatology 2018 as a reference.

All published prices are subject to change without prior notice. This may be due to currency regulations and/or changes in duties or taxes.


The following registration fees apply:

Registration Category
Until 15th July 2018
16th July 2018-Onwards
Member Delegate Registration (DSSA, SASDS, ASDV or AWDS)
ZAR 4 200.00
ZAR 5 250.00
Non-Member Delegate Registration
ZAR 5 200.00
ZAR 6 250.00
Registrar Delegate Registration
ZAR 3 250.00
ZAR 3 850.00
Member Day Delegate Registration (DSSA, SASDS, ASDV or AWDS)
ZAR 1 650.00
Non-Member Day Delegate Registration
ZAR 2 450.00
Registrar Day Delegate Registration
ZAR 1 450.00


Delegates can book for the following workshops online. All workshops take place on the 30th August 2018.

Please note that to attend a workshop you must be registered as a delegate for the congress.

DSSA: African Society of
Dermatopathology Workshop
10h00 - 18h00
Early Until 15th July 2018

Standard 16th July 2018-Onwards
R1 100.00

Durban ICC
AWDS Workshop: Hair Disorders
09h30 - 15h00
Early Until 15th July 2018
R1 000.00

Standard 16th July 2018-Onwards
R1 500.00

Inkosi Albert Luthuli Central Hospital ground floor
VSSA Full Day Workshop IALCH
08h00 - 16h00
Early Until 15th July 2018
R1 200.00

Standard 16th July 2018-Onwards
R1 400.00

Inkosi Albert Luthuli Central Hospital

SASDS Workshops

To book these workshops, please contact Dr Suretha Kannenberg (
All workshops take place on the 30th August 2018.

SASDS: Practical Aesthetics for
the Dermatologist
09h30 - 17h00
14h00 - 18h00
R2 500.00
Durban ICC

Social Functions

Social Functions
Welcome Reception 30th August 2018 ZAR 0.00
Gala Dinner 01ST September 2018 ZAR 390.00
Gala Dinner-Partner 01ST September 2018 ZAR 390.00

What does the registration fee cover?
Admission to all the sessions on each day of the conference, entrance to the exhibition, congress material, tea and coffee breaks each day and lunch each day.

What does the day registration fee cover?
Admission to all the sessions on the selected day of attendance, entrance to the exhibition on selected day of attendance, congress material, tea and coffee breaks for selected day and lunch on the selected day of attendance.

Registrar Registration

To qualify for the registrar rate, you must send through documentary proof that you are in full time study at a recognized educational institution (a valid student card or letter from your HoD) and this must accompany your registration form. If you are employed then do you not qualify for the registrars rate.

Please can you send your documentary proof to

Registration fee exclusions

Special catering requirements and any other items not mentioned above.

Invitation Letters

Delegates who require a letter of invitation to attend the Conference should write to the Conference Secretariat ( Please note that a letter of invitation should not be considered as an official invitation covering fees and other expenses. Letters of invitation will only be issued upon receipt of a completed registration.
Letters of invitation can ONLY be issued to delegates attending the Scientific Program, not accompanying persons.

Cancellation Policy

The Congress Secretariat must be notified in writing of any cancellations. All approved refunds will be issued after the Congress. An administration fee of ZAR400.00 will be charged for all cancellations received before the 15th July 2018. Please note that no refunds will be made for cancellations after the 15th July 2018.