Roothttps://www.asds.net/rss/default.aspx?folderid=0International Traveling Mentorship Programhttps://www.asds.net/ITMP/ This ASDS program enhances the exchange of information and body of knowledge of dermatologic surgery between the US and International community of dermatologic surgeons. ASDS allows dermatologic surgeons to visit a host institution in another country or host a dermatologic surgeon from another county for a defined period of teaching, surgical demonstration and table-side exchange. Steve SokniewiczThu, 20 Jul 2017 15:41:34 GMTASDS Premier Annual Resident Cosmetic Symposiumhttps://www.asds.net/Resident-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> Katie AllodiWed, 19 Jul 2017 20:02:46 GMTFaculty Forms and Resourceshttps://www.asds.net/_DoctorResources.aspx?id=4397 <p>With the ASDS, you can trust that you are receiving the most innovative, effective, evidence based CME that will help you provide the highest quality patient care. Content is balanced, independent, objective, and based on scientific rigor. From hands on workshops</p> Yamna IrfanWed, 19 Jul 2017 19:34:54 GMTPremier Annual Resident Cosmetic Symposium Registration Policyhttps://www.asds.net/_DoctorResources.aspx?id=8550 <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> Yamna IrfanWed, 19 Jul 2017 18:59:14 GMTASDS Resident Preceptorship Programhttps://www.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> Cindy SommerfeldThu, 13 Jul 2017 19:54:37 GMTEarly-Career Preceptorship Programhttps://www.asds.net/EarlyPreceptorship/ <p> Early Career Preceptorship Program </p> Cindy SommerfeldThu, 13 Jul 2017 19:48:13 GMTSkin Cancer in People of Colorhttps://www.asds.net/Skin-Cancer-in-People-of-Color/ <p> Important Links Download the Skin Cancer is Color Blind Newsletter PDF (English) Download the Skin Cancer is Color Blind Newsletter PDF (Spanish) Download the Skin Cancer is Color Blind Infographic PDF (English) Download the Skin Cancer is</p> Katie AllodiThu, 13 Jul 2017 14:34:04 GMTSkin Cancer Photo Galleryhttps://www.asds.net/skincancerphotogallery.aspx <p> Melanoma on the leg of a black female Pigmented basal cell carcinoma in a black male Melanoma under and around fingernail of a black patient </p> Yamna IrfanThu, 13 Jul 2017 14:23:54 GMTCutting Edge Research Grant Program (CERG)https://www.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 more than $1.3 million 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> Steve SokniewiczWed, 12 Jul 2017 20:01:39 GMTFellowship Program Applicationhttps://www.asds.net/fellowship-application/ <p><span style="font-size: 16px; background-color: rgb(255, 255, 255);">Fellowship Directors seeking program accreditation must submit the completed application forms – including all required supporting documentation and fees – to ASDS by the application deadline date. The site review will occur after initial accreditation review is completed and provisional approval is granted.</span></p> Steve SokniewiczWed, 12 Jul 2017 18:40:32 GMTASDS survey: Seven out of ten consumers considering cosmetic procedureshttps://www.asds.net/2017-consumer-survey/ The 2017 ASDS Consumer Survey on Cosmetic Dermatologic Procedures indicates the percentage of consumers considering a cosmetic medical procedure has doubled since 2013. Katie AllodiWed, 12 Jul 2017 17:18:30 GMTASDS Survey: Nearly 10.5 Million Treatments Performed in 2016https://www.asds.net/2016-procedures-survey.aspx <p><span>Dermatologic surgeons performed nearly 10.5 million medically necessary and cosmetic procedures in 2016 – five percent more than 2015 and up 31 percent since 2012.</span></p> <p></p> Katie AllodiWed, 12 Jul 2017 15:26:41 GMTEducational Exchange and Mentorshiphttps://www.asds.net/mentor/ <p>Some of the most effective learning occurs when skills and experiences are shared among experts and rising dermatologic surgeons. The enhanced clinical expertise, practice management knowledge and leadership skills benefits both mentors and mentees by fostering professional relationships and perpetuating the cycle of </p> Steve SokniewiczTue, 11 Jul 2017 19:44:55 GMTEducation Insider: Education and Traininghttps://www.asds.net/educationresources/ <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 SokniewiczTue, 11 Jul 2017 19:44:03 GMTVisiting Professor Programhttps://www.asds.net/Visiting-Professor/ <p>The ASDS is pleased to announce the first Visiting Professors: E. Victor Ross, MD, Mitch Goldman, MD, Alastair Carruthers, FRCPC, R. Rox Anderson, MD, Harold J. Brody, MD, Thomas E. Rohrer, MD.</p> Steve SokniewiczTue, 11 Jul 2017 19:42:37 GMTHome Slide 2https://www.asds.net/default.aspx?id=5347 <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 NinnemannTue, 11 Jul 2017 14:48:56 GMTASDS e-Learning and CME Claimshttps://www.asds.net/e-learning/ <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> Katie AllodiFri, 07 Jul 2017 20:19:47 GMTSKIN³: Re-Surface, Re-Fill, Re-Drapehttps://www.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> Yamna IrfanFri, 07 Jul 2017 15:35:36 GMTFredric S. Brandt, MD, Innovations in Aesthetics Fellowship Fundhttps://www.asds.net/BrandtFellowship/ <p></p> <p><font face="Calibri">Funded by The Allergan Foundation in memory of ASDS member and cosmetic dermatology pioneer Fredric S. Brandt, MD, this fund supports research of up to two Fellows per year who are enrolled in an ASDS-accredited Cosmetic Dermatologic Surgery Fellowship Training Program. </font></p> <p></p> Cindy SommerfeldThu, 06 Jul 2017 15:37:07 GMTPress Releaseshttps://www.asds.net/news-room/ <p>New Content - Splash page for news</p> Emily NinnemannThu, 06 Jul 2017 13:52:11 GMTMediahttps://www.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 AllodiWed, 05 Jul 2017 21:07:50 GMTMediahttps://www.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 AllodiWed, 05 Jul 2017 21:03:59 GMTOhio becomes seventh state to pass ASDSA’s SUNucate legislationhttps://www.asds.net/Ohio-passes-SUNucate/ <p>Ohio has become the seventh state to pass SUNucate legislation, a nationwide effort led by the American Society for Dermatologic Surgery Association (ASDSA).</p> Katie AllodiWed, 05 Jul 2017 21:02:50 GMTJuly 2017 Advocacy Newshttps://www.asds.net/news-room.aspx?id=10174 <p> July 2017 | ASDSA President attends FDA Listening Session View this email in your browser </p> Emily NinnemannWed, 05 Jul 2017 13:50:02 GMTIndustry Advisory Council Membershttps://www.asds.net/IAC-Members/ <p>The ASDS Industry Advisory Council provides a unique forum for open communication between ASDS members and industry partners about common goals and trends impacting the specialty as a whole.</p> Yamna IrfanWed, 05 Jul 2017 13:28:04 GMT