Root 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> Shannon AntinoriFri, 21 Oct 2016 13:34:49 GMTHome Slide 0 <p></p> Emily NinnemannMon, 17 Oct 2016 16:19:36 GMTState-of-the-Art Cosmetic and Reconstructive Anatomy Course and Cadaver Lab <p>Understanding anatomy and how it affects procedures is critical to maximizing cosmetic and reconstructive outcomes. This thorough review of advanced techniques combines ASDS expert led discussions with a hands on cadaver lab for personalized instruction in prosection, advanced excision and</p> Shannon AntinoriFri, 14 Oct 2016 16:45:05 GMTUnderstanding anatomy key to improving outcomes <p>Understanding anatomy key to improving outcomes Understanding anatomy and how it affects procedures is critical to optimizing primary and post-reconstructive cosmetic outcomes. At the State-of-the-Art Cosmetic and Reconstructive Anatomy Course and Cadaver Laboratory , Dec. 6 and 7 in Miami, review advanced techn</p> Shannon AntinoriWed, 12 Oct 2016 20:47:13 GMTLaser Resurfacing for Aging Skin <p>Overview Ablative laser resurfacing is a procedure that uses a wand like laser instrument to remove the upper layers of skin. It is sometimes referred to as “laser peeling” since it removes old skin cells in order to reveal newer,</p> Jolene KremerTue, 11 Oct 2016 15:27:13 GMTEducation and Training <p>Education and Training With the ASDS, you can trust that you are receiving the most innovative, effective, evidence based educational programs that will help you provide the highest quality patient care. Content is balanced, independent, objective and based on scientific</p> Shannon AntinoriMon, 10 Oct 2016 20:09:16 GMTPosition Statements and White Papers <p>New Content</p> Jake JohnsonMon, 10 Oct 2016 20:00:22 GMTASDS Annual Meeting <p> Register Now for the ASDS Annual Meeting Registration for the ASDS Annual Meeting is now open. Get first choice of more than 65 expert sessions, hands-on workshops and valuable networking opportunities covering the full spectrum of dermatology procedures – from crucial general, reconstructive and Mohs procedures</p> Shannon AntinoriMon, 10 Oct 2016 13:24:39 GMTChemical Peel Series available <p>Chemical Peel e-learning series available A new three-part Chemical Peel series is now available through the ASDS e-learning portal . The series details the process, recommendations and complications of superficial, medium and deep chemical peels. Each section is augmented by post-activity assessments to cement </p> Cindy SommerfeldFri, 07 Oct 2016 01:03:32 GMTOctober 2016 Advocacy News <p> October 2016 |&#160;Register for advocacy sessions at ASDS Annual Meeting View this email in your browser&#160; </p> Emily NinnemannTue, 04 Oct 2016 13:13:12 GMTOctober 2016 Advocacy News <p> October 2016 | Register for advocacy sessions at ASDS Annual Meeting View this email in your browser </p> Emily NinnemannTue, 04 Oct 2016 13:11:01 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> Shannon AntinoriMon, 03 Oct 2016 14:09:28 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> Shannon AntinoriFri, 30 Sep 2016 17:06:07 GMTAdvanced Injection Techniques: Maximize Safety and Minimize Complications <p>Get Hands-on Training with Fillers and Neuromodulators The Art and Science of Soft-tissue Fillers and Neuromodulators is a must-attend course for those wanting to stay abreast of the latest advances, tips and techniques. The Oct. 26-27 course in New York is taught by leading experts in dermatology. Attendees wi</p> Shannon AntinoriMon, 26 Sep 2016 19:40:03 GMTSANDS <p>New Content</p> Jake JohnsonMon, 26 Sep 2016 16:11:38 GMTHotel / Meeting Venue <p>The ASDS has partnered with American Airlines, United Airlines and Avis to provide our meeting attendees with discounted airfare and car rentals for the 2013 ASDS Annual Meeting. American Airlines Take advantage of a 5 percent discount off of applicable</p> Shannon AntinoriFri, 23 Sep 2016 17:32:59 GMTJoin ASDS <p>Becoming a Member The steps below explain the membership application process, and contain links to forms and information. Fill out a membership application Get 3 letters of endorsement from Fellows of the Society AAD members are only required to</p> Cindy SommerfeldTue, 20 Sep 2016 21:30:12 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> Cindy SommerfeldTue, 20 Sep 2016 21:14:02 GMTPosition Statements <p>Position Statements and White Papers Accreditation Position Compounding Pharmacies Position Cosmetic Medical Procedures Taxes Position Definition of the Practice of Medicine Position Delegation Position Dermatopathology Position Dermoscopy Position Facility Fees Position Hydroquinone Position Indoor Tanning Position Mandatory Hospital Privileges Position</p> Emily NinnemannFri, 16 Sep 2016 20:26:49 GMTAccreditation Position Statement(2) <p>Support Protocol designed to ensure safety for patients undergoing sedation and general anesthesia, as defined by the American Society of Anesthesiologists Requirements for facilities licensed as Ambulatory Surgical Centers to obtain accreditation and Medicare certification Mandatory reporting</p> Emily NinnemannFri, 16 Sep 2016 20:25:31 GMTAbout ASDSA <p>About ASDSA A surgical specialty organization representing over 6,100 physicians across the nation, the American Society for Dermatologic Surgery Association (ASDSA) is a 501(c)6 association that was created to promote the educational and professional interests of dermatologic surgeons. ASDSA also</p> Emily NinnemannFri, 16 Sep 2016 20:05:57 GMTSocial Networking <p> </p> Emily NinnemannFri, 16 Sep 2016 16:04:48 GMTResources <p> Model Bills SANDS Patient Safety Hero Award Volunteer for a Work Group </p> Emily NinnemannFri, 16 Sep 2016 16:01:55 GMTVolunteer for a Work Group <p>Interested in getting more involved in ASDSA operations? All ASDSA members are eligible to join one of three Work Groups that specifically addresses ASDSA operations. Options include the following Federal Affairs Provides strategic guidance on efforts to influence federal legislative</p> Emily NinnemannFri, 16 Sep 2016 15:58:56 GMTPatient Safety Hero Award <p>Each year, ASDSA recognizes individuals or organizations that have taken a leadership role in the promotion and protection of patient safety for dermatologic surgery procedures. Nominees should hold an active role in a successful campaign focused on patient safety that</p> Emily NinnemannFri, 16 Sep 2016 15:34:54 GMT