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The American Academy of Dermatology is pleased to offer reporters a variety of resources to assist with their news-gathering efforts.The Academy’s communications staff can provide reporters with referrals to board-certified dermatologists for interviews, as well as background information about all aspects of skin, hair and nail care and treatment.

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American Academy of Dermatology responds to article in New York Times regarding skin cancer treatment

Academy President Henry W. Lim, MD, responds to the “Skin Cancers Rise – Along With Questionable Treatments” article that appeared in the New York Times on Nov. 20, 2017.



“Looking Good” uses humor to encourage men to check their skin for the signs of skin cancer and find a partner to help, as men over 50 have a higher risk of developing melanoma than the general population.

The Academy’s public service advertisements (PSAs) highlight the importance of skin cancer prevention and detection.

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General media inquiries 

Nicole DiVito
Amanda Jacobs

Advocacy and policy questions

Andrea Pivarunas