Dermatology Advocate

Dermatology Advocate is a bi-weekly e-newsletter dedicated to providing American Academy of Dermatology Association (AADA) members with timely news about advocacy issues affecting dermatology.

View the most recent issue below.

May 1, 2015

Top news

AADA wants you for the new payment frontier

The AADA is seeking members with real world alternative payment model experience to help define payment models that continue to serve dermatology patients and practices. Your experience will help inform the AADA’s work to preserve current payment models as well as develop new payment models that best serve patients and consider the unique needs of each dermatology practice. Get in touch today to share your experience.

More headlines

  • AADA supports physician prescribing authority
  • AADA supports telehealth legislation, pushes for “store-and-forward” provision
  • AADA supports physician-led care teams
  • AADA meets with FDA to urge dermatologist access to compounded medications

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Additional resources


Grassroots advocacy

The AADA's influence is only as strong as it's members' voices. 


Dermatology Advocacy Network (DAN)

Contact your member of Congress and become a state advocacy leader.

State Advocacy Toolkit

Information & advocacy resources about pressing state policy priorities.


Payment & reimbursement center

Learn how to ensure fair reimbursement for your services.

Narrow networks

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Get involved with the AADA's political action committee.