Root 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 SokniewiczThu, 14 Dec 2017 22:18:12 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 SokniewiczThu, 14 Dec 2017 21:51:06 GMTConditions in Ages 55 and Better <p>Today in the 21st century, reaching age 55 usually means decades of good, healthy living ahead of you. Diet, exercise and annual check-ups can help take care of you on the inside, and your dermasurgeon can help take care of you on the outside. In fact, dermasurgeons are seeing growing numbers of dynamic, vigorous patients well into their seventies and eighties who want to maintain a healthy, attractive appearance.</p> Jaimey WilmanThu, 14 Dec 2017 14:44:33 GMTMasters Circuit: Advanced Aesthetics and Lasers <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> Cindy SommerfeldTue, 12 Dec 2017 23:04:19 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> Cindy SommerfeldTue, 12 Dec 2017 22:56:52 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> Cindy SommerfeldTue, 12 Dec 2017 22:27:34 GMTRegistration Policy <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 SommerfeldTue, 12 Dec 2017 21:33:41 GMTASDS-accredited Cosmetic Fellowship Programs <p> ASDS Cosmetic Dermatologic Surgery Fellowship Accreditation Program Accreditation Home Applications ASDS accredited Programs Procedures Tables FAQs Fredric S. Brandt, MD, Innovations in Aesthetics Fellowship Fund The following programs are fully</p> Steve SokniewiczTue, 12 Dec 2017 20:59:18 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> Steve SokniewiczTue, 12 Dec 2017 20:58:02 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 SokniewiczTue, 12 Dec 2017 20:17:29 GMTSUNucate <p>Working to lessen the impact of sun exposure at schools and youth camps, ASDSA proudly launched the SUNucate model bill which is designed to eliminate barriers to the use of important sun protection methods. Also titled as the "Reducing the</p> Emily NinnemannTue, 12 Dec 2017 19:55:19 GMTExhibit Placeholder <p>Opening soon</p> Alethea McQuitterTue, 12 Dec 2017 19:06:29 GMTHome Slide 2 <p><strong>FIRST APPROPRIATE USE CRITERIA IN DERMATOLOGY RELEASED</strong></p> <p><em>Collaborative effort designed to identify best candidates for Mohs surgery in treating skin cancer</em></p> <p></p> Emily NinnemannMon, 11 Dec 2017 18:29:37 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> Emily NinnemannMon, 11 Dec 2017 18:27:53 GMTChoose Skin Health Skin Cancer Screening Program <p>ASDS members can offer free skin cancer screenings through this partnership with Neutrogena. ASDS and Neutrogena provide a variety of materials to volunteers to help you conduct a successful screening. Volunteer today and give back to your community!<br /><br /></p> Yamna IrfanFri, 08 Dec 2017 17:19:43 GMTLive Learning Center <p>Did you miss out on the ASDS Annual Meeting? Don’t miss out on all of the great education content shared in the Annual Meeting sessions. <a href="">Sign up now </a>for the ASDS Live Learning Center. With the Live Learning Center, you are able to download the actual presentations from the Annual Meeting Sessions with synced audio (based on faculty permissions). Watch them on your computer, or, take them with you on your iPod or mp3 player. The Live Learning Center is available for $179 for ASDS members and $279 for non-member dermatologists. </p> <p></p> Cindy SommerfeldMon, 04 Dec 2017 21:28:47 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. Cindy SommerfeldFri, 01 Dec 2017 22:14:05 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 SokniewiczFri, 01 Dec 2017 15:43:23 GMTASDS Home Page Cindy SommerfeldFri, 17 Nov 2017 21:45:56 GMTASDS Membership Renewal <p>Easily Pay Your 2013 ASDS Membership Dues Online Dues invoices were recently mailed out to all ASDS members, and we hope that you will continue to take advantage of all that the ASDS has to offer in 2013. To pay your dues online, simply click on the “Log-In” button and then go to My ASDS to view and pay your invo</p> Cindy SommerfeldFri, 17 Nov 2017 21:31:56 GMTJournal Awards <p> Journal awards deadline is Jan. 15 The Jan. 15 deadline for the 2013 Young Investigators Writing Competition and the Review Article Incentive program is almost here! Up to three winners in each contest receive free registration for the 2013 ASDS Annual Meeting and are published in the Dermatologic Surgery journ</p> Cindy SommerfeldFri, 17 Nov 2017 16:41:59 GMTNovember 2017 Advocacy News <p> November 2017 | House of Representatives votes to repeal IPAB View this email in your browser </p> Emily NinnemannThu, 16 Nov 2017 21:50:08 GMTNeuromodulators for Crow’s Feet Neuromodulators – wrinkle-relaxing injections of botulinum toxin with the brand names of Botox, Dysport and Xeomin – are used to treat crow’s feet as well as wrinkles and frown lines. A minute amount of the neuromodulator is injected directly into the underlying muscle, causing it to relax and gradually smooth out the appearance of the overlying skin. The effects typically last three months. Katie AllodiWed, 15 Nov 2017 15:53:37 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, 09 Nov 2017 21:38:34 GMTDroopy Eyelids <p>Upper and lower eyelids that have loose or excess skin and fat tissue can be improved with a surgical procedure that can restore a youthful appearance to the eye area.</p> Katie AllodiThu, 09 Nov 2017 21:37:04 GMT