Scientific Meetings

The 3rd International Keloid Symposium

The 3rd International Keloid Symposium was held on April 19-21, 2019 in Beijing, China. We are now planning for the 4th Symposium which will be held in Spring of 2020. Click here to learn more about this upcoming meeting.

KRF is dedicated to the development of data-driven clinical pathways and dissemination of evidence-based medical knowledge about keloid disorder. Our goal is to enhance and contribute to the education of physicians who treat keloid patients in order to improve treatment outcomes.

Past meetings

The 1st International Keloid Symposium was held at the Rockefeller University on September 8-9, 2016. KRF extends its gratitude to The Rockefeller University for all the support that the university provided in organizing and hosting this meeting, and the support for keloid research. Several physicians and scientists traveled very far, from Australia, Canada, China, France, and Uzbekistan, to come to New York and attend this meeting in order to learn and share their experiences. KRF thanks each and everyone who joined us in New York for this two-day meeting.

KRF held a spring session in Marrakesh, Morocco on April 30, 2017.

The 2nd International Keloid Symposium was held on June 7-8, 2018 in Rome, Italy. The meeting was a truly international meeting, with attendees from 22 different countries.