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Registration and session fees

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Due to the limited number of academic faculty able to present at our meeting and other related factors, we are no longer able to host the high-caliber meeting that our attendees and exhibitors have come to expect.

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Fraud warning

Several companies unaffiliated with the AAD or Experient, Inc., have been posing as the official registration and housing provider for the 2020 Annual Meeting. These companies may contact you directly to offer registration and/or housing for the Annual Meeting through websites designed to deceive visitors by posing as an AAD website.

Do not give your credit card information or make any reservations with any website other than our legitimate registration and housing partner, Experient, Inc.

Session fees

Seats for (D) discussion groups, (F) forums, (U) focus sessions, (S) symposia, and (P) Plenary are non-ticketed and are available on a first come, first serve basis for eligible registration categories.

(C) Courses and (W/WSP) Workshops require a ticket and fee for admittance.

View a grid detailing session fees and eligibility for (C) courses and (W or WSP) workshops.

Registration fees

The chart below details the registration fees for the 2020 Annual Meeting. Early Bird fees will apply until Feb 12, 2020, at 12 p.m. noon (CT). Standard fees will begin February 12th at 12:01 p.m. (CT) and will continue until the end of the meeting.

Important note

Please verify that your registration category is correct before completion of your registration. If a category adjustment is required, a $100 category adjustment fee will be applied.


EARLY BIRD FEE            
Beginning 2/12/2020 at
12:01 p.m. (CT)                                            
Physician member$765$925
Applicant for membership
See important dates for details
Adjunct member$765$925
DermCare Team
See important dates for details
Learn more about the DermCare Team.
Life member$245$320
Honorary member$245$320
Resident, medical fellow, and graduate member$235$305
Medical student$90$145
*Non-member physician 
(Treating patients in an office-like setting)
*Day pass for $1,220. Available to this category only;
can only be purchased onsite on day of use. One per meeting)
Non-member, non-physician 
(Non-member corporate individuals, pharmacists, distributors,industry representatives, marketers, business developers, and scientists/researchers, CEO, COO, or Director level titles working in the
field of dermatology. This also includes aestheticians/estheticians and cosmetologists and all employees affiliated with aesthetician/esthetician
or cosmetologist procedures.)
Physician assistant and nurse practitioner (non-DermCare Team)
(Working in an AAD member dermatologist's office; employing physician does not need to be registered.)
Nurses (RN/LPN) (non-DermCare Team)
(Must be employed by practicing dermatologist; employing physician does not need to be registered.
Dermatology practice staff (non-DermCare Team)
(Category description has changed: See here. Must be employed by practicing dermatologist; employing physician does not need to be registered.)
Guest (One per physician registrant. Defined as a spouse, significant other, or personal friend who is not an active industry professional.)

Guest registrants will have access to the exhibit hall on Sunday, March 22nd only and the Plenary session. Meeting registration in an appropriate, alternative category is required to attend any portion of the scientific 
program and educational sessions.

* Although not listed in the grid above please know that those with an Exhibitor badge will only have access to the exhibit hall and the Plenary session. Meeting registration in an appropriate, alternative category is required to attend any portion of the scientific program and educational sessions.

All members and DermCare Team enrollees must be in good standing at the time of registration for the 2020 Annual Meeting to receive member rates. For those registering onsite, membership status must be in good standing by March 2, 2020, to receive the member registration rate. Reinstatements and applications received after this date will not receive the member rate.

On-site registration can only be completed by the actual registrant. Registration cannot be completed by another individual on behalf of someone else.