After obtaining a Medical Doctor degree at the University of Medicine of Dakar (Senegal), Professor Diallo completed his five-year residency in dermatology at teaching hospital of Dakar. Then, he pursued 3 years in France (Strasbourg and Paris teaching hospitals) in advanced clinical and especially histopathology training. He also acquired a good experience in hair pathology during his visit at the Sabouraud center of Paris. This course allowed him to hold the certificates of dermatology, leprology, dermatopathology and a certificate of advanced specialized training in dermatology.
Professor Diallo is the chairman of the Department of Dermatology at the Faculty of Medicine, Gaston Berger University in Saint-Louis, Senegal. In addition to teaching general dermatology, he has special interest in dermatopathology and disorders of hair and nail. This position enabled him to achieve to date, more than 100 communications in national and international conferences and about 50 publications on a wide spectrum of dermatology. His is also a member of the French Society of Dermatology, the Association of French dermatologists and the African medical society of French language.