Education


The AAD is your premier educational home for continuing professional development in dermatology with the goal of improving patient care outcomes. Earn CME credit and meet MOC requirements online or in a live setting.

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Online learning center

The AAD Online Learning Center is designed to make it easier for users to find, complete, track, and claim credit for educational activities.
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MOC

Under the American Board of Dermatology’s  MOC system, dermatologists must complete CME activities, self-assessments, practice/quality improvement activities, and pass the recertification examination. 
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JAAD quizzes

As an AAD member, you can complete JAAD CME Quiz online. Your credit will be recorded on your CME/MOC transcript.
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Question of the Week

Sign up for AAD's free question of the week. This CME activity, sent by email, presents one compelling case each week, giving you a quick and engaging way to earn CME and MOC self-assessment credit.
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Dialogues in Dermatology

 Listen each month as experts discuss insightful content that can be applied to everyday practice. Subscribers listen at their convenience, complete the quiz, and can earn up to 2 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ per issue.
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Basic Dermatology Curriculum

The Basic Dermatology Curriculum is a collection of learning modules, including the recommended order in which to review them. Clinical vignettes and questions within each module provide a practical framework for learning.
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Basement Membrane Zone lecture

This complimentary, 3D animated video lecture will take you step-by-step through the basement membrane zone, including structure, origins, and functions.
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CME Transcript Program

The American Board of Dermatology's MOC Program and many state licensing boards require evidence of lifelong learning. Use the Academy's online Continuing Professional Development Transcript Program to document your CME and MOC activities.
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Recognized credit

The Academy offers a program to recognize individual learning activities for AAD Recognized Credit. AAD Recognized Credit is a sure way to add value to your medical education activity and to demonstrate that your program provides education that is of value to the field of dermatology.