Why give

Healthy skin, hair, and nails are vital to a healthy life. You know this – that’s why you’re passionate about providing high-quality patient care. And we know this – that’s why the American Academy of Dermatology’s educational programs use cutting-edge technology and research to help you advance patient care.

It’s why our community programs provide solutions to the most pressing dermatological needs in our society, and it’s why you’ll hear our voice – over all the others – speaking up for our specialty.

There’s never been a greater opportunity to help people lead healthier lives and improve the future of health care in this country. It’s through your generous donations that we’re able to equip and empower our family of 18,000 Academy members to help people live high-quality lives.

Will you help make a difference today by donating to the Academy?

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“I give to the Academy because as the largest dermatology professional society, it represents and gives a voice to the interests of everyone in dermatology. When I make a contribution, I know it is put to good use because the Academy has established priorities, a solid strategy and the most thorough financial standards and operations in place.”
– Barbara Mathes, MD, FAAD
Doylestown, Pa.