AAD publications

The American Academy of Dermatology’s publications are influential and trusted lifelong learning resources you can use to gain insight into and information about clinical and business issues affecting dermatology practices.

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Latest Publications

Body contouring carves out its niche: A look at what's shaping up in cosmetic dermatology

Connecting the dots: Experts profile the link between metabolic syndrome and dermatologic disease

Which topicals work for scalp psoriasis?

June 2016

Allergic contact dermatitis

Biologic therapy adherence, discontinuation, switching, and restarting among patients with psoriasis in the US Medicare population

ORBIT: A retrospective observational study on biologic drug survival in daily practice 

2016 Summer Meeting Preview
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

  • Learning how to learn

  • New Boards' Fodder: Flaps

  • Race for the Case: A 70-year-old Caucasian man with a history of melanoma presented for his scheduled skin ...

Spring 2016

  • Year in review: Transforming lives

  • In partnership: Corporate partners integral to success

  • Members making a difference

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Online exclusives


JAAD video series

The JAAD now offers a series of videos featuring authors of articles detailing research and sharing study findings. You can find the videos on the JAAD home page.


Series on transplant dermatology available at JAAD Case Reports

Click on the video above to watch Vishal Patel, MD, give an overview of Complex Cases in Transplant Dermatology, a special supplement of JAAD Case Reports.



Body contouring carves out its niche

Evolving patient expectations for minimal downtime and decreased costs have helped fuel a growing market for non-invasive devices focused on skin tightening and smoothing as opposed to more aggressive re-volumizing procedures. The convenience and steadily shrinking size of these devices have also enabled patients to contour parts of the body outside traditional areas such as the stomach and thighs, allowing the neck, chest, legs, chin, and hands to emerge as potential canvases for cosmetic work. Keep reading!


Trending in research
Dermatology World’s Trending in Research video series features Nada Elbuluk, MD. In this video she discusses skin cancer and indoor tanning behaviors in sexual minorities and a new treatment for vitiligo and alopecia areata.