Roothttps://www.asds.net/rss/default.aspx?folderid=0Comment Lettershttps://www.asds.net/commentletters.aspx ASDSA Comment Letters and Coalition Updates Tracy ColinMon, 29 Jun 2015 16:11:08 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> Jessica WalkerFri, 26 Jun 2015 20:56:09 GMTFind a Free Skin Cancer Screeninghttps://www.asds.net/content.aspx?id=6109 <p> Find a Free Skin Cancer Screening Please select the following information below and click submit to perform a search. Choose either ZIP Code or state. Unless noted otherwise, please call ahead for an appointment before going to</p> Jessica WalkerFri, 26 Jun 2015 14:20:01 GMTSANDShttps://www.asds.net/SANDS/ <p>New Content</p> Tracy ColinThu, 25 Jun 2015 17:34:26 GMTResident SANDShttps://www.asds.net/ResidentStateAdvocacy.aspx <p>Apply now Resident State Grassroots Advocacy Network for Dermatologic Surgery Residents Are you addicted to House of Cards, Scandal, or re runs of the West Wing? Do you find yourself watching C SPAN or Public Access Television political shows—for</p> Tracy ColinThu, 25 Jun 2015 17:32:43 GMTASDS Cosmetic Dermatologic Surgery Fellowship Accreditation Programhttps://www.asds.net/Cosmetic-accreditation/ <p>The ASDS is pleased to launch the first ever accreditation program for Cosmetic Dermatologic Surgery Fellowship Training Programs beginning in 2013. The purpose of the program is to accredit the Cosmetic Dermatologic Surgery Fellowship Programs designed to meet standards of</p> Jessica WalkerWed, 24 Jun 2015 19:57:53 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> Tue, 23 Jun 2015 14:17:44 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> Tue, 23 Jun 2015 14:10:37 GMTASDS: Laser hair removal popularity on the risehttps://www.asds.net/_Media.aspx?id=8898 <p> ASDS: Laser hair removal popularity on the rise Safety, longer-lasting impact valued by patients 2015-06-23 Laser hair removal provides a longer-lasting alternative to methods such as tweezing and waxing. June 23, 2015, Rolling Meadows, Ill. – More patients are seeking laser treatments to permane</p> Tue, 23 Jun 2015 14:02:28 GMTAdvanced Injection Techniques: Maximize Safety and Minimize Complicationshttps://www.asds.net/Advanced-Injection/ Designed for the more experienced injector, this advanced course includes live patient demonstrations and case-based presentations. Jessica WalkerMon, 22 Jun 2015 19:47:47 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> Jessica WalkerMon, 22 Jun 2015 19:31:59 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> Jessica WalkerMon, 22 Jun 2015 19:28:31 GMTASDS Annual Meetinghttps://www.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> Mon, 22 Jun 2015 18:15:47 GMTASDS: More patients seeking body sculpting procedureshttps://www.asds.net/_Media.aspx?id=8894 <p> ASDS: More patients seeking body sculpting procedures Number of procedures up 53 percent since 2012 2015-06-18 Many patients seek the minimally invasive body sculpting treatments offered by ASDS members to improve both their health and body image. June 18, 2015, Rolling Meadows, Ill. – Body scul</p> Thu, 18 Jun 2015 13:54:24 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 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> Jessica WalkerWed, 17 Jun 2015 15:56:05 GMTASDS: Laser, light and energy devices in demandhttps://www.asds.net/_Media.aspx?id=8891 <p> ASDS: Laser, light and energy devices in demand Category remains top cosmetic procedure 2015-06-16 June 16, 2015, Rolling Meadows, Ill. – An array of laser, light and energy-based devices used by dermatologic surgeons to treat everything from sun-damaged skin to acne scars remains the top cosm</p> Tue, 16 Jun 2015 14:30:30 GMTGrantshttps://www.asds.net/outreach/grants/ <p>New Content</p> Tracy ColinFri, 12 Jun 2015 20:24:37 GMTASDS survey: Skin cancer rates risinghttps://www.asds.net/_Media.aspx?id=8888 <p> ASDS survey: Skin cancer rates rising More than 3 million procedures performed in 2014 2015-06-11 June 11, Rolling Meadows, Ill. – As the incidence of skin cancer continues to rise, dermatologic surgeons are working diligently to improve treatment methods and promote the prevention and ear</p> Thu, 11 Jun 2015 19:20:45 GMTAdvocacy News Archiveshttps://www.asds.net/archives/ <p>January 2012 December 2011</p> Tracy ColinThu, 11 Jun 2015 12:48:17 GMTJune 2015 Advocacy Newshttps://www.asds.net/news-room.aspx?id=8887 <p> June 2015 |&#160;IPAB repeal vote expected today </p> Tracy ColinThu, 11 Jun 2015 12:46:30 GMTPractice Management, Marketing and Social Mediahttps://www.asds.net/Practice-Management/ Geared toward dermatology office staff and dermatologists alike, this session will cover key practice management tips with a special focus on use of social media for optimal marketing and communications. Fri, 05 Jun 2015 21:17:29 GMTEducational Course Exhibit Informationhttps://www.asds.net/Course-Exhibits/ 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. Fri, 05 Jun 2015 21:14:17 GMTAdvanced Injection Techniques: Maximize Safety and Minimize Complicationshttps://www.asds.net/content.aspx?id=7273 <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> Fri, 05 Jun 2015 20:47:40 GMTPractice Management, Marketing and Social Mediahttps://www.asds.net/content.aspx?id=8737 <p>Resident scholarships available for cosmetic training course Apply today for scholarships to attend the Premier Annual Resident Cosmetic Symposium , April 17-19 in Dallas. Led by Craig F. Teller, MD, and Susan H. Weinkle, MD, along with 12 other top dermatologic surgeons from across the country, residents will r</p> Fri, 05 Jun 2015 20:45:24 GMTPatient Safety Hero Awardhttps://www.asds.net/outreach/awards/ <p>ASDSA Patient Safety Hero Awards</p> Tracy ColinThu, 04 Jun 2015 18:04:40 GMT