For media

The American Academy of Dermatology is pleased to welcome the media to the 2018 AAD Summer Meeting in Chicago. The Summer Meeting will take place from Thursday, July 26, through Sunday, July 29, at the Hyatt Regency Chicago. The press registration kiosk will be located in the Grand Ballroom foyer.

Media who wish to attend the 2018 AAD Summer Meeting must:

  • Complete the application for press credentials

  • Provide bylined samples of work
    • Those who have attended a previous AAD scientific meeting must provide coverage of the last meeting they attended.
    • Those who have not attended a previous AAD scientific meeting must provide coverage of dermatologic topics.

  • Provide proper identification
    • All registrants must present a photo ID on-site
    • Freelance writers must provide a letter of assignment on the news organization's letterhead

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