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President-elect Donald Trump has nominated House Budget Committee Chair, Rep. Tom Price, MD (R-Ga.), and Seema Verma, president, CEO, and founder of SVC, Inc., a health policy consulting group, to...

Today, the Senate passed the 21st Century Cures Act in a bipartisan vote of 94 to 5. The legislation will provide for cancer research, reform and modernize the FDA and...

CDC study shows proposed FDA rule could prevent deaths, lower treatment costs

The debate about repealing and replacing the Affordable Care Act, commonly known as Obamacare, has raged since the controversial legislation was signed into law in 2010. Since then Republicans in...

Merely hours after the polls closed, it was fairly clear that the Republican party had swept the presidential election and would retain control of the Senate and House. Perhaps what...

SCHAUMBURG, Ill. (Nov. 8, 2016) —

CMS released the final fee schedule, providing overall a 0% increase in dermatology payments in 2017. The schedule also contains important developments for dermatology, such as modified reporting burden on...

CMS is hoping to provide some administrative relief for physicians. The agency has issued a final rule that shortens the reporting period for demonstrating meaningful use of EHRs from one...

Dermatologists share tips for women in their 20s, 30s and 40s

PracticeMACRA questions?

AAD has launched an online discussion forum allowing members to ask expert staff questions about MACRA. Members also are encouraged to share their experiences and knowledge with their colleagues.

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EducationPI CME

Acne is one of the most common disorders treated by dermatologists and other health care providers. PI CME Acne is a self-directed, web-based activity designed to help evaluate your delivery of dermatologic care.                 

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AdvocacyNews briefing

Get a quick glimpse of the latest advocacy news affecting dermatologists and learn more about what the AADA is doing for you.

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PracticeTeledermatology Toolkit

AAD's Teledermatology Toolkit offers a host of resources to help you and your practice implement telemedicine, choose a vendor, and connect with AAD experts through an online community.


For Public & Patients

Expert insights into the care and treatment of your skin, hair, and nails for a lifetime of healthy habits.

aad-home-shade-structure-grant.jpg The AAD's Shade Structure Grant Program awards grants to public schools and non-profit organizations for installing permanent shade structures. Find out if your organization is eligible and apply today!

2017 Annual Meeting
March 3-7, 2017
Orlando, Fla.

Connect with your colleagues, take part in engaging sessions on trending topics, and bring the latest in dermatology care back to your patients – all in five days of exceptional learning at the 2017 AAD Annual Meeting! Join us in Orlando and experience the best of dermatology. Registration is now open.

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Latest Publications

December 2016
Dermatology World

Playing the angles: New treatments target potential pathways for atopic dermatitis

Staying the course: Dermatologists continue building upon decades-long involvement with global treatment of HIV

Taking the waters: A dip into dermatologic spa treatments here and abroad 

November 2016

Understanding photodermatoses associated with defective DNA repair

Impact of pruritus on quality of life—A systematic review

Suspected early dementia and obstacles to informed consent in outpatient dermatology clinics

  • Keeping financially float during residency

  • Boards' Fodder: Neonatal Ichthyosis & Neonatal Infectious Dermatoses

  • Race for the Case: A 32-year-old African American male presented to the ER with generalized fatigue ...

2016 Summer Meeting
AAD Meeting News

  • AAD President: 'Stay abreast of advancements in our specialty'

  • New hands-on workshops to debut at Summer Meeting

  • Sessions to cover practical approaches to psoriasis

Fall 2016

The need for shade

5th Annual Corporate Partner Circle Summit

Getting involved in Camp Discovery