The International Alliance of Dermatology Patient Organizations (also known as GlobalSkin) is a unique global alliance, committed to improving the lives of patients worldwide. We nurture relationships with members, partners and all involved in healthcare - building dialogue with decision-makers around the globe to promote patient-centric healthcare. GlobalSkin's work is founded on three pillars: research, advocacy and support.



Building comprehensive knowledge for our members

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Practical initiatives to realize our members' goals

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Assisting members to develop effective strategies

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Become a Member

Join GlobalSkin to become part of a skin patient organization community with Members from 70 countries, representing over 58 dermatological diseases working towards improved treatment and access to dermatological care around the world.

Membership in GlobalSkin is:

  • CONNECTING with other leaders like yourself to expand your patient network
  • BUILDING by accessing funding and resources
  • GROWING your capacity and programming
  • AMPLIFYING your advocacy and access to patient-driven data. 
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GlobalSkin CEO Jennifer Austin Reflects on a Successful 2023

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EU Commissioner for Health and Food Safety Stella Kyriakides praises GlobalSkin's efforts to advocate for dermatology patients worldwide and acknowledges our role in helping address under-prioritized skin diseases.