2013 Summer Academy Preview

June 25

  • Update Platform sessions unique to Summer MeetingUpdate Platform sessions debuted last year at the Summer Academy Meeting in Boston and will be returning once again for Summer Academy Meeting 2013 in New York. In these unique summer sessions, top leaders in the field direct on the following topics: medical dermatology, pediatric dermatology, dermatopathology, cutaneous oncology, and surgical/cosmetic dermatology. > MORE
  • Physician, writer to speak about technology in medicineThe guest speaker at the Summer Academy Plenary is Danielle Ofri, MD, PhD. A physician at Bellevue Hospital, the oldest public hospital in the U.S., Dr. Ofri also writes about medicine and the doctor-patient connection for the New York Times and numerous other publications. > MORE
  • EADV and AAD join forces for symposiumThe Academy is teaming up with the European Academy of Dermatology and Venereology (EADV) to lead a joint symposium for a second year. The symposium will be presented from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 1, and will feature some of the finest lecturers from both North America and Europe. > MORE
  • Guidelines sessions offered at Summer MeetingThe Academy is dedicated to promoting and encouraging dermatology research and using the findings of that research to improve patient care. This includes development of rigorous, evidence-based guidelines for care for dermatologic conditions. Guidelines serve as decision-making and educational aids for clinical practice to support and improve quality of care. > MORE
  • Download the Summer Academy Meeting mobile appNavigate interactive maps; organize meeting session schedules; message colleagues; search for exhibitors and display their locations on a map; view sessions that are about to start; take notes; post to Twitter; and much more. Yes, there’s an app for that. The AAD Summer Academy Meeting app, which debuted last year, runs on both iOS (iPhone […] > MORE
  • Early registration closes July 8Registration and housing for Summer Academy Meeting 2013, July 31 - Aug. 4 in New York, is now open exclusively online. To get the best registration rates, be sure to register before the early registration deadline, which is fast approaching. > MORE

May 22

  • Join us in ‘the city that never sleeps’ for a dazzling display of CMEStart spreading the news … because this year’s Summer Academy Meeting 2013 returns to New York from July 31 to Aug. 4. Looking for a smaller meeting to gain a lot of CME? Then register early for the New York Summer Meeting. With many of the same great sessions found at the Annual Meeting, such […] > MORE
  • Plenary speakers to examine topics from genetics to health system reformWhether you attend Annual Meeting or Summer Academy Meeting, one thing is certain: the Plenary is a must-attend event. Twice a year, hundreds of dermatologists gather in pursuit of the latest knowledge and developments in the field of dermatology. This year’s Summer Academy Plenary speakers continue to deliver on the promise of educational excellence, presenting […] > MORE
  • Attend live demos at Summer MeetingTwo popular live demonstration sessions will be returning for the Summer Academy meeting. Live demonstrations provide attendees with the exciting opportunity to watch dermatologists ply their aesthetic craft. With large screens for easy viewing, live demos are a great way to see the many details of these procedures up close. These ticketed sessions are always […] > MORE
  • It’s a bird … it’s a plane … it’s the Meeting News Twitter feed!The AAD Meeting News Twitter feed has grown tremendously since it debuted in February 2012. At this time last year, the Academy’s Summer Meeting News reported being just shy of 400 followers — and now @AADMtgs has 1,360 followers — nearly a quadrupling of followers! > MORE
  • Register for Summer Academy Meeting 2013Early registration is now open for Summer Academy Meeting 2013, July 31 to Aug. 4 at the New York Hilton Midtown, New York. Registration and housing will only be accepted via the online registration and housing system. Early registration rates for members and approved non-members end at 12 p.m. CT Monday, July 8. Late registration […] > MORE
  • Exhibitors at Summer Meeting to request physician NPIsIf you are a Fellow-, Associate-, or Affiliate DO-approved member of the AAD who practices in the U.S., you will now have the opportunity to include your personal 10-digit NPI (National Provider Identifier) number on your Expocard for the Summer Academy Meeting. > MORE
  • AAD introduces new housing policies for meetingWith Summer Academy Meeting approaching, it’s time to firm up your travel and housing arrangements. Be sure to read through the Academy’s new hotel cancellation/change policies. Hotel accommodations and reservations Guest rooms are being held for meeting registrants at the New York Hilton Midtown, Sheraton New York Times Square Hotel, and the London Hotel at […] > MORE
  • Save on meeting travelThe Academy has arranged for reduced airfare and car rental for those attending the 2013 Summer Academy Meeting. Book your travel Registrants may book online, by phone, or email with the AAD’s official travel agency, Association Travel Concepts (ATC). • Online: www.atcmeetings.com/aad — new users click “Create New Account” to get started. • Email: reservations@atcmeetings.com • Phone: […] > MORE
  • Make a difference — donate today!The Academy is celebrating 75 years of leadership and service, and now you can be a part of that tradition. When you register for Summer Academy Meeting, you also have an opportunity to make a contribution to support AAD Camp Discovery and/or SPOT Skin Cancer. Help the Academy make a difference in the lives of […] > MORE