Roothttps://asds.net/rss/default.aspx?folderid=0Mediahttps://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> Katie AllodiFri, 19 May 2017 16:52:38 GMTHome Slide 0https://asds.net/default.aspx?id=5339 <p></p> Emily NinnemannFri, 19 May 2017 16:26:54 GMTPress Releaseshttps://asds.net/news-room/ <p>New Content - Splash page for news</p> Emily NinnemannFri, 19 May 2017 16:17:04 GMTMasters Circuit: Laser, Skin and Veinhttps://asds.net/MastersCircuit/ <p>Masters Circuit: Laser, Skin and Veins - June 3, 2017 Baltimore, MD</p> <p>Join the Weiss’ in their state-of-the-art office for this intensive one-day course on the latest advances in minimally-invasive and non-invasive cosmetic procedures.</p> Steve SokniewiczTue, 16 May 2017 19:06:35 GMTSKIN³: Re-Surface, Re-Fill, Re-Drapehttps://asds.net/Skin3/ <span style="font-size: 16px; background-color: rgb(255, 255, 255);">This comprehensive course in skin resurfacing, injectable, </span><span style="font-size: 16px; background-color: rgb(255, 255, 255);">tightening and overall rejuvenation techniques provides </span><span style="font-size: 16px; background-color: rgb(255, 255, 255);">a concrete understanding of skin anatomy; how aging </span><span style="font-size: 16px; background-color: rgb(255, 255, 255);">changes the contours, muscle, fat and appearance of the </span><span style="font-size: 16px; background-color: rgb(255, 255, 255);">skin and specifically the face.</span> Steve SokniewiczTue, 16 May 2017 19:01:58 GMTPatient Safety Hero Awardhttps://asds.net/outreach/awards/ <p>ASDSA Patient Safety Hero Awards</p> Emily NinnemannMon, 15 May 2017 19:18:33 GMTPublications and Communicationshttps://asds.net/_DoctorResources.aspx?id=5804 <p>ASDS publishes a variety of noteworthy communications available to all ASDS members. Stay informed with the latest in dermatologic surgery by accessing information directly from the office, at home or on the go.</p> Yamna IrfanMon, 15 May 2017 18:14:46 GMTMay 2017 Advocacy Newshttps://asds.net/news-room.aspx?id=10014 <p> May 2017 | Applications for 2017 18 Ignite Grants now being accepted View this email in your browser </p> Emily NinnemannMon, 15 May 2017 13:44:27 GMTRegistration Policyhttps://asds.net/CourseRegPolicy/ <p>Space is limited to 50 attendees per course and is available to ASDS members, and non member physicians and residents who meet prerequisite requirements. Registration will be accepted on a first received, first processed basis upon receipt of the completed</p> Cindy SommerfeldFri, 12 May 2017 22:00:54 GMT10 Skin Cancer Myths Debunkedhttps://asds.net/10-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 AllodiFri, 12 May 2017 20:56:00 GMTCutting Edge Research Grant Program (CERG)https://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> Cindy SommerfeldFri, 12 May 2017 20:05:53 GMTAbstract submissionhttps://asds.net/content.aspx?id=9354 <p>Submit abstracts for ASDS Annual Meeting ASDS members may submit abstracts online for the 2016 ASDS Annual Meeting , Nov. 10 to 13 in New Orleans through May 16. Abstracts can be submitted for oral or poster presentation in a number of categories. View more information . ASDS Annual Meeting </p> Steve SokniewiczFri, 12 May 2017 19:25:59 GMTASDS Annual Meetinghttps://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> Steve SokniewiczFri, 12 May 2017 19:20:56 GMTApril 2017 Advocacy Newshttps://asds.net/news-room.aspx?id=9985 <p> April 2017 | Learn more about advocacy in congressional offices View this email in your browser </p> Emily NinnemannFri, 12 May 2017 16:33:38 GMTWashington passes SUNucate, protecting kids from skin cancerhttps://asds.net/Washington-passes-SUNucate/ <p> Washington passes SUNucate, protecting kids from skin cancer 2017-05-11 ROLLING MEADOWS, Ill., May 11, 2017 - Legislation supported by the American Society for Dermatologic Surgery Association (ASDSA) and the Washington State Dermatology Association (WSDA) ensuring children are protected from </p> Katie AllodiFri, 12 May 2017 15:17:50 GMTArizona passes SUNucate, protecting kids from developing skin cancerhttps://asds.net/Arizona-passes-SUNucate/ <p> Arizona passes SUNucate, protecting kids from developing skin cancer 2017-05-05 ROLLING MEADOWS, Ill., May 5, 2017 - Model legislation developed by the Arizona Dermatology and Dermatologic Surgery Society (ADDSS) and the American Society for Dermatologic Surgery Association (ASDSA) to ensure that</p> Katie AllodiFri, 12 May 2017 15:16:34 GMTMediahttps://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> Katie AllodiFri, 12 May 2017 14:17:08 GMTCorporate Partner Benefits and Programshttps://asds.net/SponsorshipPrograms.aspx <p>Uniqe opportunities to partner with the ASDS and dermasurgeons — the specialists consumers choose to treat their skin health and beauty through every stage of life. Today, ASDS members are recognized within the medical community as leaders in the field of dermatology and as advocates for patient safety. ASDS members not only lead the field of specialists in the treatment of skin cancer, but also are the premier specialty group trained to treat skin and soft tissue in both medically necessary and cosmetic surgical and non-surgical methods. That’s why dermatologic surgeons are the public’s choice for protecting skin health or restoring a more vibrant, youthful appearance.<br /></p> Yamna IrfanTue, 09 May 2017 20:07:14 GMTPosition Statementshttps://asds.net/ASDSAstatements/ <p> Accreditation Position updated June 2016 Compounding Pharmacies Position updated Oct. 2015 Cosmetic Medical Procedures Taxes Position updated July 2015 Definition of the Practice of Medicine Position reviewed April 2016 Delegation Position updated Dec. 2015 Dermatopathology Position updated Oct. 2016 </p> Jake JohnsonMon, 08 May 2017 21:11:58 GMTMohs Surgery for Skin Cancerhttps://asds.net/Mohs-Surgery-for-Skin-Cancer/ <p>Mohs surgery involves removing the visible skin cancer and layers of adjacent skin and soft tissue to facilitate microscopic examination of the excised tissue. Meticulous maps are created to follow tumor extensions, and excisions are sequentially continued until no cancer</p> Yamna IrfanMon, 08 May 2017 19:08:07 GMTDermSurg Fellowship Finder by Program Directorhttps://asds.net/_DoctorResources.aspx?id=5189 <p>Last Name A–ELast Name F–JLast Name K RLast Name S Z Alam, Murad Albertini, John Balin, Philip Goldman, Mitchel Mellette, J. Ramsey </p> Yamna IrfanMon, 08 May 2017 15:13:03 GMTStylists Against Skin Cancerhttps://asds.net/SHADE/ Stylists against Skin Cancer is a dermatologist-led educational campaign for hair professionals that focuses on early detection and prevention of scalp skin cancer Yamna IrfanWed, 03 May 2017 14:53:36 GMTGrantshttps://asds.net/outreach/grants/ <p>ASDSA provides grants to state societies to provide assistance and funding necessary to advocate for legislation that improves patient safety for minimally invasive cosmetic procedures.</p> Jake JohnsonThu, 27 Apr 2017 13:46:19 GMTFuture Leaders Networkhttps://asds.net/FLN/ <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> Yamna IrfanWed, 26 Apr 2017 21:00:23 GMTASDS Resident Preceptorship Programhttps://asds.net/ASDSPreceptorshipProgram/ <p>The ASDS Preceptorship Program provides young dermatologists the opportunity to visit the institution or practice of an established dermatologic surgeon. This exclusive program of the ASDS has proven successful in providing a non-conventional learning environment to perfect skills in core areas of practice. </p> Katie AllodiWed, 26 Apr 2017 19:48:52 GMT