Root Opposes Expanding Scope of Naturopathic Practice <p></p> Tracy ColinThu, 29 Jan 2015 13:55:51 GMTComment Letter Archive <p> CY2014 Proposed MPRS Report </p> Tracy ColinWed, 28 Jan 2015 17:41:16 GMTTruth in Advertising <p>New Content</p> Tracy ColinWed, 28 Jan 2015 17:38:26 GMTComment Letters ASDSA Comment Letters and Coalition Updates Tracy ColinWed, 28 Jan 2015 16:14:31 GMTResident SANDS <p>Apply now Resident State Grassroots Advocacy Network for Dermatologic Surgery Residents Are you addicted to House of Cards, Scandal, or re runs of the West Wing? Do you find yourself watching C SPAN or Public Access Television political shows—for</p> Tracy ColinWed, 28 Jan 2015 14:08:15 GMTState-of-the-Art in Minimally Invasive Aesthetics: Global 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. Tue, 27 Jan 2015 14:39:21 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> Mon, 26 Jan 2015 20:40:06 GMTASDS Educational 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. Mon, 26 Jan 2015 20:37:22 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. Fri, 23 Jan 2015 21:17:28 GMTPractice Management, Marketing and Social Media Geared toward dermatology office staff and dermatologists alike, this session will cover key practice management tips with a special focus on use of social media for optimal marketing and communications. Fri, 23 Jan 2015 21:10:53 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. Fri, 23 Jan 2015 20:00:50 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> Fri, 23 Jan 2015 18:34:49 GMTPatient Safety Hero Award <p>ASDSA Patient Safety Hero Awards</p> Tracy ColinThu, 22 Jan 2015 14:48:03 GMTDo's and Don'ts for Patient Safety <p>As the quest for the perfect body and a flawless face continues, many consumers have turned to salons, spas and malls to enhance their appearance at bargain prices. While all cosmetic procedures are medical, many consumers are being influenced to believe that certain procedures are easy and free of risks or complications – leading many to seek non-traditional settings in which unlicensed non-physicians are administering treatments. To educate potential patients about the red flags associated with non-physicians offering cosmetic treatments, the American Society for Dermatology Surgery, has developed a few important do’s and don’ts for consumers:<br /></p> Tracy ColinWed, 21 Jan 2015 20:57:59 GMTExternal Outreach Activities <p>ASDSA partners with external stakeholders and coalitions to strengthen our advocacy reach and advocate for the dermatologic surgeon and their patients. In addition to our work with other dermatology association partners and the American Medical Association, ASDSA is active with</p> Tracy ColinWed, 21 Jan 2015 20:22:07 GMTEmail Newsletters <p>Keep up-to-date on the latest ASDS member benefits, program updates, advocacy initiatives, and breaking news with ASDS newsletters delivered to your inbox! ASDS frequently communicates important deadlines, program information and new member benefits by email.</p> Mon, 19 Jan 2015 22:11:05 GMTDecember 2013 e-Advocacy news <p></p> Jolene KremerMon, 19 Jan 2015 21:41:26 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, 19 Jan 2015 21:03:43 GMTSchedule an International Traveling Mentor Visit <p>The International Traveling Mentorship Program (ITMP) was developed to provide dermatologic surgeons who have a passion for learning and teaching an opportunity to travel abroad to share their skills with dermatologic surgeons interested in buildingthe technical skills and knowledge that</p> Mon, 19 Jan 2015 20:25:37 GMTASDS Advertising Opportunities <p>2009 Advertising Opportunities 2009 Advertising Brochure Currents Newsletter</p> Mon, 19 Jan 2015 18:10:10 GMTInternational Traveling Mentorship Program This ASDS program enhances the exchange of information and body of knowledge of dermatologic surgery between the US and International community of dermatologic surgeons. ASDS allows dermatologic surgeons to visit a host institution in another country or host a dermatologic surgeon from another county for a defined period of teaching, surgical demonstration and table-side exchange. Fri, 16 Jan 2015 22:24:07 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, 16 Jan 2015 19:09:01 GMTSchedule of Visits <p>April 4 12 Harold J. Brody, MD, at Lousiana State University 4 12 Thomas E. Rohrer, MD, at Thomas Jefferson University 4 26 R. Rox Anderson, MD, at Loyola University May 5 6 Mitchel P. Goldman, MD, at University</p> Fri, 16 Jan 2015 15:41:28 GMTFuture Leaders Network <p>The Future Leaders Network creates opportunities for young and mid-career professionals to enhance their leadership skills and prepare them to become the next generation of leaders in dermatological surgery. The one-year curriculum includes programs for mentors and young leaders, and incorporates leadership and project management training exercises working with a professional facilitator. Hands-on learning through work on a focused project impacting ASDS and dermatological surgery helps put skills learned into action.</p> <p></p> <p>To be selected, participants must meet the eligibility requirements, demonstrate specific leadership competencies, and be able to commit to the year-long program. </p> Thu, 15 Jan 2015 23:13:30 GMTASDS, ASDSA elect new officers, board members <p> ASDS, ASDSA elect new officers, board members 2012-10-12 July 10, 2012, Rolling Meadows, Ill. — The American Society for Dermatologic Surgery has announced the results of its 2012 election. The Society’s newly elected officers and members of its board of directors will lead the largest specialty </p> Thu, 15 Jan 2015 22:16:11 GMT