Root 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 GMTPosition Statements and White Papers <p>New Content</p> Jake JohnsonWed, 21 Sep 2016 16:20:31 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 GMTSANDS <p>Welcome to SANDS, the State based Advocacy Network for Dermatologic Surgery. SANDS is a service of the American Society for Dermatologic Surgery Association (ASDSA) as a forum for members to exchange information, best practices, resources, and strategies for the</p> Emily NinnemannFri, 16 Sep 2016 15:33:51 GMTModel Bills <p>SUNucate Reducing the Risk of Skin Cancer and Excessive UV Exposure in Children Act In an ongoing effort to reduce the risk of excessive UV exposure in our nation's children, ASDSA proudly launched the SUNucate model bill which is designed</p> Emily NinnemannFri, 16 Sep 2016 15:31:07 GMTGet Involved <p> Volunteer for a Work Group Sign Up to Receive Alerts Join Our Grassroots Network </p> Emily NinnemannFri, 16 Sep 2016 15:05:10 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> Shannon AntinoriThu, 15 Sep 2016 20:33:07 GMTMedia <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 ยป Sun Safe Soccer vital in fight against skin </p> Shannon AntinoriThu, 15 Sep 2016 20:22:41 GMTASDS urges hairstylists to join fight against skin cancer <p> ASDS urges hairstylists to join fight against skin cancer 2016-09-15 Ramona Behshad, MD, explains how through education, hair professionals may identify suspicious skin growths during the course of their work and prompt clients to visit a dermatologist for fur</p> Shannon AntinoriThu, 15 Sep 2016 20:08:56 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 AntinoriTue, 13 Sep 2016 19:47:57 GMTASDS E-Learning and CME Claims <p>Whether you want to learn something new or brush up on the latest techniques, ASDS Self-directed Learning resources help you stay on top of your game and provide optimal patient care year-round. The ASDS provides educational offerings in varied formats to fit your needs including reference materials, online tools and </p> Shannon AntinoriThu, 08 Sep 2016 12:47:02 GMTEffective Public Comment <p>How does the public comment work? After drafting proposed regulations, the agency issues a public notice. The agency may seek out persons it believes will be interested in the proposal and notifies them. The public notice begins the public comment</p> Emily NinnemannWed, 07 Sep 2016 19:46:17 GMTCurrent SANDS Members <p>Alabama Gary D. Monheit, MD Alaska Peter G. Ehrnstrom, MD&#160; Arizona &#160;Susan B. Van Dyke, MD&#160; Arkansas &#160;Scott M. Dinehart, MD&#160; California Alexander Miller, MD &#160;Isaac M. Neuhaus, MD Jerome R. Potozkin, MD&#160; Colorado Matthew J. Mahlberg, MD Sarolta Szabo,</p> Emily NinnemannWed, 07 Sep 2016 19:25:21 GMTHome Slide 1 <p>The Advocating Voice for Title Appears Here In order to ensure access to care, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid (CMS) must address the problems inherent to the deeply flawed Sustainable Growth Rate (SGR) formula to accurately reflect changes in medical practice costs. ASDSA will continue to urge CMS to w</p> Emily NinnemannWed, 07 Sep 2016 18:44:59 GMT