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    What is a dermatologic surgeon?

    Part of a progressive medical subspecialty, ASDS member dermatologists perform medically necessary and cosmetic procedures to improve the health, function and beauty of skin through every stage of life.

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    From forehead furrows to frown lines…

    Performing more than 5 million cosmetic procedures each year, ASDS member dermatologists offer many treatments that are less intense, safer and have quicker recovery times than ever before.

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    3 million Americans are diagnosed with skin cancer every year

    Any suspicious new growths or changes should be examined by a dermatologist immediately. ASDS member dermatologists are trained to select the best treatment choice based on the individual patient.

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    From excess fat to wrinkles…

    Offering a range of office-based cosmetic procedures, ASDS member dermatologists can select the appropriate treatment choice to meet your individual goals.

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ASDS Annual Meeting

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The 2016 ASDS Annual Meeting – Nov. 10 to 13 in New Orleans – will present a comprehensive program spanning the field of dermatologic surgery. Attendees can focus on their area of interest with one of five concurrent tracks containing extensive programming – or choose sessions from across the tracks for a wide-ranging experience. Plus, many networking opportunities and more than 120 exhibits will provide the tools, insights and inspiration needed to take practices to the next level.

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Program Highlights

  • Pie chart with textStrengthen your expertise – Hear from word-class faculty leading more than 90 sessions in five concurrent tracks.
  • Expanded pre-conference program – Build your foundation, improve your technique and get insights from experts.
  • More value – Enjoy all Targeted Talks without additional fees, plus earn 50 complimentary MOC-SA self-assessment credits.
  • Learn the latest innovations and new techniques – A record number of abstracts will be published including oral and poster presentations.
  • Added hands-on workshops – Take advantage of increased capacity and more pre-conference workshops.
  • Enjoy engaging, creative sessions – Learn best practices with interactive sessions such as the Iron Surgeon, Family Feud, Shark Tank and the MOCarena.
  • Educate your office team – Enhance patient interactions, strengthen marketing skills and become more tech savvy with a robust practice management track.
  • Build connections with dermatologic surgery experts – Foster camaraderie at networking events including the Welcome Reception, Networking Reception and Silent Auction and ASDS Gala.
  • Capitalize on unopposed exhibit time – Discover the best products and services for your practice from 126 exhibiting companies.

Attendee Information

Submit evaluations on the ASDS Member Mobile App. Download via the App Store or Google Play.

Social and Networking Events

Make lifelong connections with peers.

  • Silent Auction winners – Contact ASDS to make arrangements to pick up your item!
  • Quest SIGs – Stay connected to colleagues all year long and share pearls learned at the ASDS Annual Meeting by joining a Quest Shared Interest Group. 

Exhibit Hall Highlights

Find the best solutions for your practice with 126 companies. View the Exhibitor Listing and Floor Plan.

  • DermMatch-Up – Congratulations to DermMatch-Up contest winner Rishi Gandhi, MD! Dr. Gandhi had the most confirmed DermMatch-Up appointments prior to the contest deadline and will receive one free general registration to the 2017 ASDS Annual Meeting, Oct. 5 to 8 in Chicago.
  • Free Video Thursday – Free, short, professionally produced consumer-facing video.
  • Free Photo Friday – Download your free professional photos for Quest, CVs, promotions and more! 

Residents and Young Dermatologic Surgeons

Experience unmatched programming and networking opportunities.

Exhibitors & Corporate Supporters

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