Latest News

The Walgreens drugstore chain has announced that it will now offer customers store-and-forward teledermatology services via its website. Patients can upload images of their skin and describe their concern or...

The U.S. Government Accountability Office has recently released a report detailing the pricing trends for generic drugs under Medicare Part D ― many of which are dermatology drugs that have...

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CMS announces new flexibility on MACRA, final rule to be released this fall

FDA investigates: Car paint in tattoo ink?

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Dermatologist urges everyone to be aware of their risk and take steps toward prevention, detection

Those visiting affected regions should take preventive measures

Skin disease increases risk for several other conditions

Scarring can have serious effects, but dermatologists have many ways to help

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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Dermatology WorldWatch and join the debate!

Watch Dermatology World's first ever debate discussing the future of dermatology, then join the discussion in the online community.

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PracticeNew Teledermatology 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.

Quality improvement awardResident & Fellow Quality Improvement Project Award

The AAD is offering financial support to physicians engaged in quality improvement projects that help meet requirements for ACGME accreditation. Get up to $2,500.

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For Public & Patients

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

aad-home-gsk-video-contest-public-feature.jpgEnter the 2016 Good Skin Knowledge video contest for your chance to win a shade structure for your school or non-profit organization. Learn more!

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, Fla. and experience the best of dermatology. Registration begins in November.

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Latest Publications

September 2016
Dermatology World

The future of dermatology practice settings

The changing face of dermatology

EHR evolution challenges dermatologists, vendors

Payment renovation

October 2016

Nevi and pregnancy

Pregnancy and melanoma

Persistence of atopic dermatitis: A systemic review and meta-analysis

  • 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