The Council of Arab Health Ministers founded the Arab board of Medical Specializations in Kuwait in 1978 by a decision of the Council of Arab health ministers of the Arab league. The first session of the newly established board was held on January 2, 1979 at which the basic guidelines and the structure of the board were determined and the headquarters in Damascus, Syrian Arab Republic, non-profit organization. This aims to improve the Health services in Arab world by raising the level of scientific and practical Disciplines. The main goal of this board is to improve the health services in Arab world. To establish the uniform assessments of training programs and the scientific, technical, practical proficiency of the physicians trainees. The board has some functions that is to establish an independent board for each specialty beginning with a major specialties, and certificate procedure for each medical specialty, to promote the Arabic language in the medical education and to promote the acquisition of continuous medical education and expertise and to publicize the goals of the Board.
The following is the list of proceedings by scholars from Arab Board of Dermatology that are published in OMICS International journals and conferences.