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Proposed 2019 Medicare Physician Fee Schedule overhauls E/M visit codes, reduces modifier 25 payment

ROSEMONT, Ill. (July 10, 2018) —

The FDA has denied approval for plaque psoriasis lotion, halobetasol propionate and tazarotene (Doubrii). The FDA did not “specify any deficiencies related to the clinical efficacy or safety” of the...

The FDA has approved hyaluronic acid filler, Restylane® Lyft, for use in the hands. It is the first and only hyaluronic acid injectable gel to be FDA approved for a...

ROSEMONT, Ill. (June 12, 2018) —

The FDA has issued warning letters to several companies that have been illegally marketing pills labeled as dietary supplements that prevent sunburn, reduce skin aging caused by UV rays, or...

Submit a QuestionQuestion of the Week

If you enjoy answering the Question of the Week, why not submit your own questions?  Submissions are now being accepted for Question of Week.

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JAAD videoAtopic dermatitis update

This JAAD video roundtable discussion provides an update on new and emerging therapies to manage atopic dermatitis.

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Practice model quizzesWhich practice model is right for you?

Thinking about a career change? it's important to understand what's involved in these life-changing decisions. Take the Academy's quizzes and get guidance choosing a path that's right for you.

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Earn CMEsCase Challenges

A free activity for members to earn CMEs monthly; search "case challenges" in the OLC. The activity assesses knowledge of the diagnosis, treatment, and management of various dermatologic conditions.

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2018 Summer Meeting
July 26-29, 2018
Chicago, Illinois

Join us in Chicago for the dermatology event of the summer! Hear from our expert speakers as they discuss the latest advancements and trending topics in dermatology.

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Latest Publications

Golden rules for the golden years: Strategies for caring for elderly patients

First responders: Exploring dermatology's role in identifying and treating emerging public health trends

Piecemeal policy: Trump administration addresses health care policies in small bites

August 2018

Fat reduction: Pathophysiology and treatment strategies

Fat reduction: Complications and management

Patients prioritize local recurrence risk over other attributes for surgical treatment of facial melanomas—Results of a stated preference survey and choice-based conjoint analysis
2018 Summer Meeting
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Summer 2018

Celebrating 25 years of Camp Discovery!

AAD Industry Summit: Problem solving and debate

A camper’s story: Hannah Goettle

Pregnant pause: Expecting during residency

Boards Fodder: Disorders of dyschromia

Career case study: Dermatopathology