Root in Minimally Invasive Aesthetics: Anatomy to Advances This full-day program includes state-of-the-art sessions on cosmetic dermatologic surgery of the upper, mid- and lower-face, with special attention to anatomy. The goal is to foster the highest level of patient safety and optimal outcomes. Fri, 31 Oct 2014 20:42:01 GMTASDS Premier Annual Resident Cosmetic Symposium <p> Registration coming soon PDF Registration form coming soon Registration policy Cancellation Refund policy Americans with Disabilities Act Accreditation and CME statement Faculty forms and resources Exhibit at these courses Dallas, TX</p> Fri, 31 Oct 2014 20:35:49 GMTEducation Insider: Education and Training <p>The American Society for Dermatologic Surgery (ASDS) was founded in 1970 to promote excellence in the sub-specialty of dermatologic surgery and to foster the highest standards of patient care. As such, the Society recognized that quality education would need to be a central pillar of the organization. With over 4,700 members, the ASDS is the largest sub-specialty group in the field of dermatology and represents the fastest growing segment of dermatologic practice. The showcase of the Society’s educational efforts is its Annual Meeting, which takes place every fall.</p> Fri, 31 Oct 2014 20:30:44 GMTOctober 2014 Advocacy News <p> Having trouble viewing this email?Click here October 2014 State AffairsSurveys reveal state candidate positionsASDSA members in Florida, Georgia, Minnesota and New York can learn about their state legislative candidate positions on the ASDSA elections page</p> Tracy ColinThu, 30 Oct 2014 19:33:43 GMTASDS Annual Meeting <p>The American Society for Dermatologic Surgery (ASDS) Annual Meeting is the most comprehensive educational experience for leaders in the fields of cosmetic and reconstructive dermatologic surgery, Mohs micrographic surgery and cutaneous oncology, and general dermatology. More than 800 physicians and other health care professionals are expected to come to Washington, D.C. to increase their understanding of sophisticated innovations in dermatologic research, technology, products and services.</p> Wed, 29 Oct 2014 21:58:21 GMTASDS Cosmetic Dermatologic Surgery Fellowship Accreditation Program <p>The ASDS is pleased to launch the first ever accreditation program for Cosmetic Dermatologic Surgery Fellowship Training Programs beginning in 2013. The purpose of the program is to accredit the Cosmetic Dermatologic Surgery Fellowship Programs designed to meet standards of</p> Wed, 29 Oct 2014 19:29:40 GMT2014 Cutting Edge Research Grant Winners <p>Eight ASDS members will receive 2014 Cutting Edge Research Grants as part of this competitive program that unites education and innovation to encourage and stimulate clinical research and the transfer of new technologies from the research settings to surgical practice.</p> Tue, 28 Oct 2014 19:59:40 GMTAdvanced Injection Techniques: Maximize Safety and Minimize Complications Designed for the more experienced injector, this advanced course includes live patient demonstrations and case-based presentations. Tue, 28 Oct 2014 18:51:49 GMTComment Letters and Coalition Updates ASDSA Comment Letters and Coalition Updates Tracy ColinTue, 28 Oct 2014 16:42:28 GMTASDS Procedural CME Courses <a title="REGISTER NOW" href="">REGISTER NOW</a> for the Mastery of Lasers for Optimal Patient Outcomes course on April 20-21 in New York, N.Y. Experts will explore the latest technology and techniques - presenting the best practices, real-world examples and applications from their own experience - all with ample opportunity for questions, dialogue and networking. Tue, 28 Oct 2014 13:27:39 GMTExhibit with ASDS Exhibitors can showcase their companies at both procedural CME courses around the country and the ASDS Annual Meeting. Learn more about the plethora of opportunities available to exhibitors this year. Mon, 27 Oct 2014 13:23:07 GMTCorporate Partners <p>Exhibit at Regional Courses Corporate partners are encouraged to exhibit at workshops throughout the year that are targeted to both beginning and experienced dermatologic surgeons. Learn More » 2013 Partnership Opportunities Learn about the various partnership opportunities available for 2013 that will </p> Mon, 27 Oct 2014 13:17:46 GMTSubmit manuscripts for journal writing contests <p> Submit manuscripts for journal writing contests For this year’s Review Article Incentive Program and Young Investigators Writing Competition , each&#160;contest application (due May 15) must include a letter of acceptance from the Dermatologic Surgery journal.The suggested journal article submission deadline is N</p> Fri, 24 Oct 2014 16:34:04 GMTFlorida State House Candidates <p>R=Republican Party of Florida D=Florida Democratic Party W=Write In N=No Party Affiliation L=Libertarian Party of Florida G=The Green Party of Florida, Inc. State House District 1 Clay Ingram (R) Gloria Robertson Wiggins (D) State House District 2 C.V. Ford (R)</p> Tracy ColinWed, 22 Oct 2014 15:52:46 GMTJoin us at the ASDS Annual Meeting <p> Register now for the ASDS Annual Meeting Join your colleagues at the ASDS Annual Meeting , Nov. 6-9 in San Diego for the Society's leading educational event! Registration is now open so reserve your spot to learn the most significant research and techniques for cosmetic, general, reconstructive and Mohs proce</p> Tue, 21 Oct 2014 22:29:20 GMTMedia <p>New Study: Dermatologists most qualified for skin cancer, cosmetic procedures Primary care physicians say dermatologists are better qualified than other specialists to perform skin cancer surgery as well as a variety of other cosmetic procedures. Learn More » Sun Safe Soccer vital in fight against skin </p> Tue, 21 Oct 2014 21:51:35 GMTMedia <p>The American Society for Dermatologic Surgery (ASDS) is the source for scientific information on the surgical and interventional treatments of skin aging and skin disease. Contact the ASDS Communications Manager today at 847-956-0900 to connect with dynamic spokespeople and leaders in the profession.</p> Tue, 21 Oct 2014 21:43:55 GMTDermatologist: Men starting to discover cosmetic skin treatments <p> Dermatologist: Men starting to discover cosmetic skin treatments Selfie side effect? 2014-10-21 Men – particularly younger men – represent a growing but largely untapped segment of the cosmetic skin treatment market, a dermatologic surgeon who specializes in male aesthetics said recently. “T</p> Tue, 21 Oct 2014 21:38:56 GMTNew York State Assembly Candidates <p>NY State Assembly Candidates</p> Tracy ColinMon, 20 Oct 2014 19:49:15 GMTMinnesota State Legislative Candidates <p>DFL=Democratic Farmer Labor R=Republican GP=Green Party IP=Independent Party CP=Constitution Party State Representative District 1ADan Fabian (R) State Representative District 1BDebra (Deb) Kiel (R) Eric Bergeson (DFL) State Representative District 2ADave Hancock (R) Roger Erickson (DFL) State Representative District 2BDavid Sobieski</p> Tracy ColinMon, 20 Oct 2014 16:25:03 GMTHome Slide 2 <p><strong>FIRST APPROPRIATE USE CRITERIA IN DERMATOLOGY RELEASED</strong></p> <p><em>Collaborative effort designed to identify best candidates for Mohs surgery in treating skin cancer</em></p> <p></p> Tracy ColinFri, 17 Oct 2014 17:11:04 GMTHome Slide 1 <p>The Advocating Voice for Title Appears Here In order to ensure access to care, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid (CMS) must address the problems inherent to the deeply flawed Sustainable Growth Rate (SGR) formula to accurately reflect changes in medical practice costs. ASDSA will continue to urge CMS to w</p> Tracy ColinFri, 17 Oct 2014 17:09:27 GMTHome Slide 0 <p></p> Tracy ColinFri, 17 Oct 2014 17:08:19 GMTAbout ASDSA <p>About Us With a membership of nearly 5,400 physicians, the American Society for Dermatologic Surgery Association, a 501(c)6 association, was created to promote the educational and professional interests of dermatologic surgeons provide a vehicle for advocacy and public education efforts</p> Tracy ColinFri, 17 Oct 2014 16:56:20 GMTPosition on Dermoscopy <p>Support Early detection and treatment of skin cancer The use of new technologies paired with appropriate clinical training for best patient outcomes Adequate and timely referral to appropriately trained physicians for skin lesions suggestive of skin cancer Oppose </p> Tracy ColinFri, 17 Oct 2014 16:53:12 GMT