Hassan Galadari, MD, FAAD
Dr Galadari is an assistant professor of dermatology at the College of Medicine and Health Sciences of United Arab Emirates University. After completing his dermatology residency at the Boston University/Tufts University program, Dr Galadari completed his dermatologic surgery and laser fellowship at the University of California, San Francisco.
He is a fellow of the American Academy of Dermatology (AAD) and a member of several international societies. He also currently serves as Treasurer General of the International Society of Dermatology and Secretary General of the International League of Dermatological Societies, representing more than 100,000 dermatologists worldwide.
In 2016, Dr Galadari received the Presidential Citation Award from the AAD for the promotion of excellence in the specialty. He received the award again in 2018. His main area of interest within the specialty is cosmetic dermatology. In particular, Dr Galadari is a pioneer in soft tissue augmentation, of which he currently holds a patent. Throughout his career, he has lectured at international conferences, including 5CC World Congress and Cosmetic Surgery Forum, as well as authored numerous peer-reviewed journal articles and contributed chapters to various dermatologic books. In addition, Dr Galadari penned the best-selling book Soft Tissue Augmentation: Principles and Practice, which has been translated into Turkish, Spanish, Portuguese, and Chinese since publication.