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Thursday, May 17, 2018

ASDS: Skin Cancer Treatment Ranks as Most-Performed Procedure of 2017

The American Society for Dermatologic Surgery (ASDS) members performed nearly 12 million medically necessary and cosmetic procedures in 2017 -- over 10 percent more than 2016 and doubling since 2012…

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Wednesday, April 11, 2018

Maryland Gets SUNucated

And then there were nine. Governor Larry Hogan signed HB 427 into law, making Maryland the second state this year  and the ninth one overall to ensure state policy allows students to possess a…

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Monday, April 02, 2018

ASDSA Applauds USPSTF Endorsement of Behavioral Counseling to Prevent Skin Cancer

The American Society for Dermatologic Surgery Association (ASDSA) applauds the recent US Preventive Service Task Force (USPSTF) endorsement of behavioral counseling to prevent skin cancer for individu…

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Monday, March 26, 2018

Indiana Becomes First 'SUNucated' State in 2018

The Indiana Academy of Dermatology (IAD), with a grant from the American Society for Dermatologic Surgery Association (ASDSA), helped successfully pass legislation to ensure students are protected fro…

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Wednesday, October 25, 2017

ASDS Elects New Officers, Board Members

Members of the American Society for Dermatologic Surgery (ASDS) have elected a new Vice President and three members of the Board of Directors. Their terms officially began on Oct. 6 at the&n…

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Monday, October 09, 2017

ASDS Elects New Officers, Board Members

The American Society for Dermatologic Surgery (ASDS) introduced their new Vice President and three members of the Board of Directors the 2017 ASDS Annual Meeting in Chicago. Their terms officially beg…

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Monday, October 09, 2017

And the ASDS Stegman Award Goes to … Susan H. Weinkle, MD

Bradenton, FL-based dermatologist Susan H. Weinkle, MD received the Samuel J. Stegman, MD, Award for Distinguished Service at The American Society for Dermatologic Surgery (ASDS) 2017 Annual Meet…

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Friday, October 06, 2017

Two New Grants Continue Dr. Fredric S. Brandt’s Legacy

Two American Society for Dermatologic Surgery members received grants totaling more than $84,000 from the Fredric S. Brandt, MD, Innovations in Aesthetics Fellowship Fund at the 2017 ASDS Annual Meeti…

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Friday, October 06, 2017

ASDS Cutting Edge Research Grants Awarded

The American Society for Dermatologic Surgery (ASDS) awarded a total of $96,669 to eight new research projects as part of rhe Cutting Edge Research Grant program The program was introduced in 1999 …

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Friday, October 06, 2017

Meet the ASDSA 2017 State Patient Safety Hero Award Honorees

The American Society for Dermatologic Surgery Association (ASDSA) honored the recipients of its 2017 Patient Safety Hero awards at the 2017 ASDS Annual Meeting in Chicago. Aaron Mangold, MD, w…

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Friday, October 06, 2017

ASDS Honors Top Choose Skin Health Skin Cancer Screeners

 The American Society for Dermatologic Surgery (ASDS) honored the top screeners in its nationally-recognized Choose Skin Health free skin cancer screening program. Currently in its seventh yea…

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Friday, October 06, 2017

Omar A. Ibrahimi, MD, PhD, Wins ASDS Award for Outstanding Service

Omar A. Ibrahimi, MD, PhD, of Stamford, Connecticut, took home the 2017 American Society for Dermatologic Surgery (ASDS), Award for Outstanding Service. The ASDS Award for Outstanding Service was i…

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Friday, October 06, 2017

Lisa M. Donofrio, MD Takes Reins of ASDS/ASDSA

Lisa M. Donofrio, MD, is the new President of the American Society for Dermatologic Surgery (ASDS) and American Society for Dermatologic Surgery Association (ASDSA). Along with her fellow officers …

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Friday, October 06, 2017

Five ASDS Members Receive President’s Awards at Annual Meeting

Five members of the American Society for Dermatologic Surgery (ASDS) received President’s Awards for their contributions to the Society and dermatologic specialty at the 2017 ASDS Annual Meeting…

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Monday, August 07, 2017

Dr. Larry Brilliant to Give Keynote at ASDS 2017 Meeting

Larry Brilliant, MD, MPH, Chair of the Skoll Global Threats Fund in San Francisco and former Vice President and Executive Director of Google, is slated to give the opening keynote address at The Ameri…

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