Root honors the legacy of Dr. Fredric Brandt <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. &#160; Dr. Brandt, an AS</p> Fri, 17 Apr 2015 21:39:35 GMTBenefits of Membership <p class="subhead"><span class="subHeader"><strong><font color="#000000">Being a member of the American Society for Dermatologic Surgery offers you…</font></strong></span></p> Thu, 16 Apr 2015 21:54:26 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. Mon, 13 Apr 2015 15:08:55 GMTASDS E-Learning and CME Claims <p>Whether you want to learn something new or brush up on the latest techniques, ASDS Self-directed Learning resources help you stay on top of your game and provide optimal patient care year-round. The ASDS provides educational offerings in varied formats to fit your needs including reference materials, online tools and </p> Fri, 10 Apr 2015 21:32:45 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> Fri, 10 Apr 2015 21:21:36 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, 10 Apr 2015 20:30:16 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> Thu, 09 Apr 2015 22:25:13 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, 08 Apr 2015 23:06:46 GMTFuture ASDS Annual Meetings - Save the Date! <p>Welcome to Chicago and the 34th Annual Scientific Meeting of the American Society for Dermatologic Surgery. <font size="2">Our program is an exciting mix of cutting-edge techniques and tried-and-true methods, as well as the gold standard in continuing education for dermatologic surgery. We’ll hear from those in the forefront of the specialty, who will share their knowledge of the full range of dermasurgical procedures.</font></p> Wed, 08 Apr 2015 23:00:09 GMTPosition Statements <p>New Content</p> Foundation 648Wed, 08 Apr 2015 19:00:07 GMTAdvocacy News Archives <p>January 2012 December 2011</p> Tracy ColinWed, 08 Apr 2015 15:16:11 GMTApril 2015 Advocacy News <p> April 2015 | House repeals SGR </p> Tracy ColinWed, 08 Apr 2015 15:09:31 GMTYour Life, Your Skin Network <p> Add a Patient Education Center (PEC) to your website with the Your Life, Your Skin Network. A simple add on to your existing practice website, the YLYS portal is branded with your logo and has a personalized video message</p> Jolene KremerTue, 07 Apr 2015 17:42:40 GMTComment Letters ASDSA Comment Letters and Coalition Updates Tracy ColinTue, 07 Apr 2015 15:32:00 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. Mon, 06 Apr 2015 15:49:11 GMTFind a Dermatologist Foundation 648Thu, 02 Apr 2015 21:58:07 GMTASDS Annual Meeting Exhibit Information The ASDS Annual Meeting is your chance to meet, influence and educate the most elite group of dermatologists and dermatologic surgeons in the field. The exhibit hall is an important part of the educational experience for attendees. It’s about networking, educating and helping physicians find the best solutions to meet their practice needs and challenges. We invite you to share your knowledge and expertise with more than 1,000 expected physicians at the 2015 ASDS Annual Meeting in Chicago. Wed, 01 Apr 2015 21:12:50 GMTOne day. 25 top experts. Global advances in minimally-invasive aesthetics. <p>Resident scholarships available for cosmetic training course Apply today for scholarships to attend the Premier Annual Resident Cosmetic Symposium , April 17-19 in Dallas. Led by Craig F. Teller, MD, and Susan H. Weinkle, MD, along with 12 other top dermatologic surgeons from across the country, residents will r</p> Wed, 01 Apr 2015 20:51:28 GMTClimb to the next level of success <p>Applications are being accepted through April 30 for the Future Leaders Network, a year-long program for mentors and young leaders that offers leadership and project management training exercises while working with a professional facilitator. Develop all the essential skills you need to become a leader in dermat</p> Wed, 01 Apr 2015 20:09:43 GMTSubmit abstracts by May 11 for ASDS Annual Meeting <p>Submit Abstracts for ASDS Annual Meeting May 13 is the deadline for abstracts for the ASDS Annual Meeting being held Oct. 3 to 6 in Chicago. Abstracts can be submitted for oral or poster presentation online. There are NO late-breaking abstract rounds. </p> Wed, 01 Apr 2015 20:07:29 GMTExplore Quest, the ASDS digital knowledge network <p>Explore Quest, the new digital knowledge network ASDS members can now access and organize the knowledge, expertise and educational resources of the ASDS dermatologic surgery community – and take it with them wherever they go. Qu est is a new feature-rich iPad app and web-based resource, free to all ASDS members,</p> Wed, 01 Apr 2015 18:56:37 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. Wed, 01 Apr 2015 16:57:13 GMTEstablishing Your Practice <p>Marketing your practice is a necessary evil. We’d all just like to concentrate on patients, but there has to be patients to see in the first place. Whenever we see a competitor’s ad, insecurity takes over and we ask ourselves—“Should I be doing the same? Will I lose patients to the guy down the block?”</p> Fri, 27 Mar 2015 21:04:40 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> Fri, 27 Mar 2015 20:00:00 GMTResearch Assistance <p>ASDS offers a growing library of resources for novice and seasoned investigators. Consent form template How to write a paper IRB resources Research project checklist Research protocol template Research budget template Statistics resources Useful links to funding sources </p> Fri, 27 Mar 2015 19:50:59 GMT