Roothttp://asdsa.asds.net/RSS/Default.aspx?FolderID=0SUNucatehttp://asdsa.asds.net/SUNucate/ <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> Jake JohnsonWed, 24 May 2017 21:07:29 GMTModel Billshttp://asdsa.asds.net/outreach/ <p>New Content</p> Jake JohnsonWed, 24 May 2017 20:47:16 GMTASDS-accredited Cosmetic Fellowship Programshttp://asdsa.asds.net/accredited-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 SokniewiczWed, 24 May 2017 18:28:44 GMTASDS Annual Meetinghttp://asdsa.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> Yamna IrfanWed, 24 May 2017 17:58:06 GMTCorporate Partner Benefits and Programshttp://asdsa.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 IrfanWed, 24 May 2017 17:34:00 GMTMasters Circuit: Laser, Skin and Veinhttp://asdsa.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> Cindy SommerfeldWed, 24 May 2017 16:31:01 GMTPosition Statementshttp://asdsa.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 JohnsonWed, 24 May 2017 15:06:25 GMTPress Releaseshttp://asdsa.asds.net/news-room/ <p>New Content - Splash page for news</p> Emily NinnemannWed, 24 May 2017 13:35:02 GMTMediahttp://asdsa.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 AllodiTue, 23 May 2017 20:45:10 GMTMediahttp://asdsa.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 AllodiTue, 23 May 2017 20:37:57 GMTSkin Cancer Patient Outcome Roundtable Results Publishedhttp://asdsa.asds.net/Roundtable-Results-Published/ <p> Skin Cancer Patient Outcome Roundtable Results Published 2017-05-23 ROLLING MEADOWS, Ill., May 23, 2017 – Findings from the first ever American Society for Dermatologic Surgery Association (ASDSA) Patient-Centered/Directed Outcomes for Skin Cancer Roundtable were recently published by the Ame</p> Katie AllodiTue, 23 May 2017 20:23:30 GMTRead 'Acheive,' the 2016 ASDS / ASDSA Annual Reporthttp://asdsa.asds.net/content.aspx?id=7675 <p></p> Cindy SommerfeldTue, 23 May 2017 17:58:47 GMTKnow an amazing young leader?http://asdsa.asds.net/content.aspx?id=7975 <p>Know an amazing young leader? Nominate them for the ASDS Award for Outstanding Service , which recognizes a young, emerging leader of ASDS who has demonstrated commitment to the Society's growth and success. Candidates must have been ASDS members for less than 10 years and volunteered their time and effort to t</p> Cindy SommerfeldTue, 23 May 2017 17:45:51 GMTCast Your Vote!http://asdsa.asds.net/content.aspx?id=6934 <p>Cast Your Vote! It’s time to decide – who will be your next ASDS and ASDSA leaders? The 2013 election is now open for the ASDS and ASDSA Boards of Directors. All eligible voting members with a valid email address should have received a link to the election site and a unique individual ballot code. Members who do </p> Cindy SommerfeldTue, 23 May 2017 17:38:25 GMTHome Slide 0http://asdsa.asds.net/default.aspx?id=5339 <p></p> Emily NinnemannFri, 19 May 2017 16:26:54 GMTSKIN³: Re-Surface, Re-Fill, Re-Drapehttp://asdsa.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 Awardhttp://asdsa.asds.net/outreach/awards/ <p>ASDSA Patient Safety Hero Awards</p> Emily NinnemannMon, 15 May 2017 19:18:33 GMTPublications and Communicationshttp://asdsa.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 Newshttp://asdsa.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 Policyhttp://asdsa.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 Debunkedhttp://asdsa.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)http://asdsa.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 submissionhttp://asdsa.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 GMTApril 2017 Advocacy Newshttp://asdsa.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 cancerhttp://asdsa.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 GMT