Root <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> Katie AllodiMon, 15 Jan 2018 23:49:07 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> Katie AllodiMon, 15 Jan 2018 23:45:27 GMTASDS to Present Stylists Against Skin Cancer Program at 2018 International Salon and Spa Expo <p>Professional Beauty Association’s Largest Line up with Industry Leading Educators ROLLING MEADOWS, Ill., JANUARY 15, 2018 – The American Society for Dermatologic Surgery (ASDS), the largest specialty organization representing dermatologic surgeons, will present its Stylists Against Skin Cancer Program at</p> Katie AllodiMon, 15 Jan 2018 23:42:27 GMTInternational Preceptorship <p> Application deadline: April 15 Apply online Approved preceptors Guidelines FAQs Travel documents Agreement and release of liability form Expense form Timesheet Evaluation form The ASDS International Preceptorship Program sends</p> Steve SokniewiczFri, 12 Jan 2018 20:38:40 GMTStylists Against Skin Cancer Stylists against Skin Cancer is a dermatologist-led educational campaign for hair professionals that focuses on early detection and prevention of scalp skin cancer Katie AllodiThu, 11 Jan 2018 14:46:34 GMTIndustry Advisory Council Members <p>The ASDS Industry Advisory Council provides a unique forum for open communication between ASDS members and industry partners about common goals and trends impacting the specialty as a whole.</p> Katie AllodiWed, 10 Jan 2018 17:59:21 GMTIndustry Advisory Council (IAC) <p>The Industry Advisory Council (IAC) provides a dynamic forum for industry representatives and leaders of ASDS to establish rewarding partnerships supporting the dermatologic surgery profession, associated technologies and treatment modalities. Learn more today about gaining unprecedented access to the best minds</p> Katie AllodiWed, 10 Jan 2018 17:58:21 GMTBenefits of Membership <p> Ready to Join? Join the ASDS family Apply Online Membership Application (PDF) Membership Categories Application Process Sample Endorsement Letter Membership Brochure Join the ASDS ASDS membership is the single,</p> Steve SokniewiczMon, 08 Jan 2018 22:02:58 GMTPremier Annual Resident Cosmetic Symposium Registration Policy <p>Registration is limited to 90 residents and 15 Dermatologic Surgical Directors and will be accepted on a first received, first processed basis upon receipt of the completed registration form with full payment, verification that prerequisites have been met (and documentation</p> Steve SokniewiczMon, 08 Jan 2018 21:13:50 GMTASDS Advertising Opportunities <p>Now is the time to reach key decision makers in dermatologic surgery. ASDS offers cost-effective advertising opportunities that help gain greater visibility in the profession, extend outreach efforts beyond current scopes and broaden the valuable benefits from connecting with the right experts in dermatologic surgery. ASDS offers a variety of targeted publications that can assist you in delivering your message and promoting your products and services to dermatologic surgeons.</p> Steve SokniewiczMon, 08 Jan 2018 16:47:01 GMTThe Council of State Governments approves SUNucate measure for 2019 SSL Volume <p>ROLLING MEADOWS, Ill., JANUARY 5, 2018 The Council of State Governments (CSG) has voted to include Utah’s sunscreen in school legislation in its 2019 Shared State Legislation (SSL) Volume. Utah was the first state in the nation to pass legislation</p> Katie AllodiFri, 05 Jan 2018 22:17:10 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> Steve SokniewiczFri, 05 Jan 2018 22:13:39 GMTSkin Cancer Screening Program Materials for Volunteers <p>Thank you for volunteering for the 2010 ASDS Skin Cancer Screening program. Below are materials to help you reach out to the general public and promote your skin cancer screenings. Volunteer Press Release TemplateWhat is a Skin Cancer Screening? Information Sheet10</p> Katie AllodiFri, 05 Jan 2018 16:07:34 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 participate and increase their understanding of sophisticated innovations in dermatologic research, technology, products and services.</p> Katie AllodiFri, 05 Jan 2018 15:28:41 GMTProcedures Survey <p>Procedures Survey deadline nears Help create a more complete portrait of ASDS members as the experts in skin cancer and cosmetic procedures in skin cancer and cosmetic procedures for the media, consumers, industry and legislators. Increased participation helps to prove beyond a doubt that ASDS members are the exp</p> Cindy SommerfeldFri, 05 Jan 2018 15:12:09 GMTVisiting Professor Program <p>The ASDS is pleased to announce the first Visiting Professors: E. Victor Ross, MD, Mitch Goldman, MD, Alastair Carruthers, FRCPC, R. Rox Anderson, MD, Harold J. Brody, MD, Thomas E. Rohrer, MD.</p> Cindy SommerfeldWed, 03 Jan 2018 01:17:47 GMTNon-ablative Laser Rejuvenation Non-ablative skin rejuvenation uses a laser to improve the appearance of wrinkles, brown spots and minor scars by creating heat in the skin without injuring the surface of the skin. Katie AllodiWed, 03 Jan 2018 21:29:51 GMT10 Skin Cancer Myths Debunked <p>1. I am not at risk to get skin cancer because my routine doesn't include any outdoor activities.False. Dermatologists find that brief sun exposures throughout the year can add up to significant damage for people with fair skin. These brief</p> Katie AllodiWed, 03 Jan 2018 21:24:33 GMTEducational Course Exhibit Information Exhibiting at ASDS Educational Courses is a worthwhile and cost-effective way to establish quality face time, demonstrate products and increase brand awareness with potential customers.<br />A limited number of tabletop exhibits at each workshop are accepted for a fee of $500. Exhibitors are provided with a six-foot draped display table and may send up to two representatives to network with approximately 40 dermatologic surgeons during breakfast, lunches and breaks. Steve SokniewiczWed, 03 Jan 2018 21:13:47 GMTSkin Care for Every Season <p>Keeping skin healthy takes year-round maintenance. While saving skin from sun damage should be a priority no matter what the thermometer says, the changing needs of the seasons call for adjustments in skin routines. Winter months To stay healthy, skin needs more than hats, gloves and coats as layers of protecti</p> Katie AllodiWed, 03 Jan 2018 21:05:04 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. Steve SokniewiczWed, 03 Jan 2018 20:45:34 GMTCall for Nominations! <p>Call for Nominations! Residents entering their third year of residency in 2013-14 are eligible to be nominated for the two-year term as the Resident Representative for the ASDS and ASDSA Boards of Directors. The position provides input and guidance to the Society in its efforts to expand outreach and services t</p> Cindy SommerfeldWed, 03 Jan 2018 18:02:54 GMTPremier Annual Resident Cosmetic Symposium <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> Cindy SommerfeldWed, 03 Jan 2018 17:44:11 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> Steve SokniewiczWed, 03 Jan 2018 17:16:34 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> Cindy SommerfeldTue, 02 Jan 2018 18:30:57 GMT