Roothttp://asds.net/rss/default.aspx?folderid=0ASDS Annual Meetinghttp://asds.net/annualmeeting/ <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> Jessica WalkerFri, 05 Feb 2016 21:54:17 GMTASDS Premier Annual Resident Cosmetic Symposiumhttp://asds.net/Resident-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> Jessica WalkerFri, 05 Feb 2016 21:02:10 GMTMediahttp://asds.net/Media/ <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> Jay SchwabFri, 05 Feb 2016 17:49:15 GMTASDS session: Facial deformities can be remedied cosmeticallyhttp://asds.net/_Media.aspx?id=9344 <p> ASDS session: Facial deformities can be remedied cosmetically ‘Life-changing’ treatments improve serious conditions 2016-02-08 Feb. 8, 2016, Rolling Meadows, Ill. – While soft-tissue fillers, wrinkle-relaxing injections and laser treatments are widely known for their cosmetic benefits, they als</p> Jay SchwabFri, 05 Feb 2016 17:46:49 GMTMediahttp://asds.net/content.aspx?id=5820 <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> Jay SchwabFri, 05 Feb 2016 17:44:03 GMTCutting Edge Research Grant Program (CERG)http://asds.net/CERG/ <p>The Cutting Edge <span style="font-weight: bold; background-color: rgb(255, 255, 0);"><span style="font-weight: bold; background-color: rgb(255, 255, 0);">Research</span></span> Grant Program unites education and innovation to encourage and stimulate clinical <span style="font-weight: bold; background-color: rgb(255, 255, 0);"><span style="font-weight: bold; background-color: rgb(255, 255, 0);">research</span></span> and the transfer of new technologies from the <span style="font-weight: bold; background-color: rgb(255, 255, 0);"><span style="font-weight: bold; background-color: rgb(255, 255, 0);">research</span></span> settings to surgical practice. Since 2000, the ASDS has awarded over $940,000 in clinical <span style="font-weight: bold; background-color: rgb(255, 255, 0);"><span style="font-weight: bold; background-color: rgb(255, 255, 0);">research</span></span> funding in surgical oncology, lasers, botulinum toxins, fillers, liposuction and other cosmetic procedures. </p> <p></p> Jessica WalkerFri, 05 Feb 2016 15:05:53 GMTVolunteer on a Campaignhttp://asds.net/advocacy/volunteer/ <p>A great way to become a part of the political process is by volunteering on a campaign. Volunteering is an excellent way to meet with legislators and discuss the issues which are important to you.</p> Emily NinnemannThu, 04 Feb 2016 22:15:39 GMTASDS symposium to help fill cosmetic gapshttp://asds.net/_Media.aspx?id=9329 <p> ASDS symposium to help fill cosmetic gaps Society committed to enhancing resident training 2016-02-01 Harold J. Brody, MD, demonstrates injection points and techniques during last year’s Premier Annual Resident Cosmetic Symposium. The second annual symposium April 15 to 17 in Dallas will continue the So</p> Jolene KremerThu, 04 Feb 2016 18:51:10 GMTRotunda’s research leads to new fat-dissolving drughttp://asds.net/_Media.aspx?id=9212 <p> Rotunda’s research leads to new fat-dissolving drug Kybella discovery continues ASDS history of innovation 2015-11-18 The work of ASDS Board member Adam M. Rotunda, M.D., to develop Kybella – the new fat-dissolving injectable drug – adds to a longstanding tradition of innovation among ASDS members. Soc</p> Jolene KremerThu, 04 Feb 2016 18:50:07 GMTASDS study: Fat-freezing reduces enlarged male breastshttp://asds.net/_NewsPage.aspx?id=9028 <p> ASDS study: Fat-freezing reduces enlarged male breasts Non-invasive treatment counters stigmatized condition 2015-09-14 A new study published in the Dermatologic Surgery journal indicates cryolipolysis is safe and effective for addressing male breasts enlarged due to excess fat. September 14, 2015</p> Jolene KremerThu, 04 Feb 2016 18:48:23 GMTASDS announces President's Award recipientshttp://asds.net/_Media.aspx?id=9298 <p> ASDS announces President's Award recipients Four members honored for major contributions to Society 2016-01-13 Jan. 13, 2016, Rolling Meadows, Ill. – Four members of the American Society for Dermatologic Surgery were honored with a President’s Award for contributing to the Society or the medica</p> Jolene KremerThu, 04 Feb 2016 18:47:07 GMTASDS: Maher honored with Outstanding Service awardhttp://asds.net/_Media.aspx?id=9282 <p> ASDS: Maher honored with Outstanding Service award Sun Safe Soccer program among numerous contributions 2016-01-05 Ian A. Maher, M.D., of St. Louis, recently garnered the ASDS Award for Outstanding Service. Jan. 5, 2016, Rolling Meadows, Ill. – Ian A. Maher, M.D., of St. Louis, was recognized </p> Jolene KremerThu, 04 Feb 2016 18:46:30 GMTASDSA lauds FDA proposal to ban indoor tanning for minorshttp://asds.net/_Media.aspx?id=9266 <p> ASDSA lauds FDA proposal to ban indoor tanning for minors Position statement aligns with measure 2015-12-18 A new FDA proposal seeks to protect minors from the dangers of indoor tanning and mirrors the stance taken in an ASDSA position statement. Dec. 18, 2015, Rolling Meadows, Ill. – The America</p> Jolene KremerThu, 04 Feb 2016 18:45:45 GMTASDS goes triple Platinum in MarCom awardshttp://asds.net/_Media.aspx?id=9261 <p> ASDS goes triple Platinum in MarCom awards Society’s marketing and communications efforts recognized 2015-12-17 Dec. 17, 2015, Rolling Meadows, Ill. – The American Society for Dermatologic Surgery and American Society for Dermatologic Surgery Association were recognized with 14 awards – inclu</p> Jolene KremerThu, 04 Feb 2016 18:45:08 GMTASDS honors the legacy of Dr. Fredric Brandthttp://asds.net/_Media.aspx?id=8753 <p> ASDS honors the legacy of Dr. Fredric Brandt 2015-04-20 April 20, 2015 – Rolling Meadows, Ill. – The American Society for Dermatologic Surgery is paying tribute to the late cosmetic dermatologist Fredric S. Brandt, M.D., by setting up two memorial funds in his honor. Dr. Brandt, an AS</p> Jolene KremerThu, 04 Feb 2016 18:44:30 GMTASDS releases squamous cell carcinoma recommendationshttp://asds.net/_Media.aspx?id=9245 <p> ASDS releases squamous cell carcinoma recommendations Importance of initial treatment emphasized 2015-12-09 ASDS experts emphasize that the initial treatment represents the best chance to cure squamous cell carcinoma. December 9, 2015, Rolling Meadows, Ill. – Early detection and treatment are cr</p> Jolene KremerThu, 04 Feb 2016 18:43:39 GMTWaldman awarded Brandt research granthttp://asds.net/_Media.aspx?id=9243 <p> Waldman awarded Brandt research grant Program is in its inaugural year 2015-12-08 Abigail Waldman, M.D., of Chicago, won a grant to conduct research to better understand the motivations of patients considering cosmetic medical procedures. December 8, 2015, Rolling Meadows, Ill. – Abigail Waldman</p> Jolene KremerThu, 04 Feb 2016 18:43:01 GMTTop Choose Skin Health screeners honoredhttp://asds.net/_Media.aspx?id=9239 <p> Top Choose Skin Health screeners honored Program a partnership between ASDS, Neutrogena 2015-12-03 Dec. 3, 2015, Rolling Meadows, Ill. – The top screeners in a nationally lauded skin cancer prevention program were recently honored by the American Society for Dermatologic Surgery. Choose Ski</p> Jolene KremerThu, 04 Feb 2016 18:42:25 GMTASDSA Patient Safety Hero honorees recognizedhttp://asds.net/_Media.aspx?id=9220 <p> ASDSA Patient Safety Hero honorees recognized Awards spotlight promotion and protection of patient safety 2015-11-19 Nebraska State Sen. Robert Hilkemann (left) is presented with his State Legislative Patient Safety Hero award by ASDSA member David Watts, MD. Nov. 19, 2015, Rolling Meadows, Ill. – </p> Jolene KremerThu, 04 Feb 2016 18:41:50 GMTASDS awards 10 clinical research grantshttp://asds.net/_Media.aspx?id=9207 <p> ASDS awards 10 clinical research grants CERG program unites education and innovation 2015-11-17 Nov. 17, 2015, Rolling Meadows, Ill. – The American Society for Dermatologic Surgery has awarded a total of $96,000 to 10 new clinical research projects through its Cutting Edge Research Grant progr</p> Jolene KremerThu, 04 Feb 2016 18:41:13 GMTMandy honored with ASDS Stegman Awardhttp://asds.net/_Media.aspx?id=9187 <p> Mandy honored with ASDS Stegman Award Stegman the highest honor bestowed by Society 2015-11-05 Stephen H. Mandy, M.D., was presented with the Samuel J. Stegman Award for Distinguished Service during the 2015 ASDS Annual Meeting. Nov. 5, 2015, Rolling Meadows, Ill. – Stephen H. Mandy, M.D., of Mi</p> Jolene KremerThu, 04 Feb 2016 18:40:37 GMTNew ASDS officers, board members installedhttp://asds.net/_Media.aspx?id=9184 <p> New ASDS officers, board members installed Naomi Lawrence, MD, is new ASDS/ASDSA President 2015-11-04 Naomi Lawrence, M.D., recently began her term as President of ASDS/ASDSA. Nov. 4, 2015, Rolling Meadows, Ill. – Naomi Lawrence, M.D., recently began her term as president of the American So</p> Jolene KremerThu, 04 Feb 2016 18:40:00 GMTASDS study: Fat-freezing reduces enlarged male breastshttp://asds.net/_Media.aspx?id=9030 <p> ASDS study: Fat-freezing reduces enlarged male breasts Non-invasive treatment counters stigmatized condition 2015-09-14 A new scientific analysis published in the Dermatologic Surgery journal shows that cryolipolysis is safe and effective for reducing the size of enlarged male breasts due to excess fat</p> Jolene KremerThu, 04 Feb 2016 15:47:44 GMTSurvey: Consumers prefer ASDS membershttp://asds.net/_Media.aspx?id=9017 <p> Survey: Consumers prefer ASDS members Top choice for cosmetic medical procedures 2015-09-01 Respondents to the ASDS consumer survey expressed their preference for ASDS members in eight out of 10 treatment categories. September 1, 2015, Rolling Meadows, Ill. – Consumers overwhelmingly prefer to </p> Jolene KremerThu, 04 Feb 2016 15:47:10 GMTASDS/ASDSA accepts ‘Call to Action’ on skin cancerhttp://asds.net/_Media.aspx?id=9010 <p> ASDS/ASDSA accepts ‘Call to Action’ on skin cancer Society supports goals from Surgeon General, CDC 2015-08-26 ASDS members take a comprehensive approach to combating skin cancer beginning with emphasizing prevention methods and early detection. August 26, 2015, Rolling Meadows, Ill. – The Amer</p> Jolene KremerThu, 04 Feb 2016 14:43:52 GMT