2018 Summer Meeting Dailies

The “golden age” of dermatology has arrived

Bruce H. Thiers, MD, gave the first of five lectures at Friday’s much-anticipated Plenary session. Dr. Thiers is professor and chairman emeritus of the department of dermatology and dermatologic ... > MORE

Academy President addresses disruption in dermatology

Academy President Suzanne Olbricht, MD, began Friday’s Plenary session with a sincere, transparent address to members. Dr. Olbricht framed her message around three keywords — disruption, relevance, ... > MORE

Tracing the birth of birthmarks

Thanks to doctors and researchers like Veronica Kinsler, MD, PhD, clinical phenotyping and genetic sequencing therapies have revolutionized the field of birthmarks. Friday, in her Plenary ... > MORE

New and emerging AD treatments a Plenary highlight

Atopic dermatitis (AD) has become one of the most commonly presented skin conditions in the United States. In Friday’s Plenary session, Eric L. Simpson, MD, MCR, discussed the latest AD trends in his ... > MORE

Squamous cell cancer: Management from in situ to metastasis

Chrysalyne D. Schmults, MD, MSCE, loves a challenge. After graduating from Yale College and Yale School of Medicine and completing her residency at NYU, Dr. Schmults went on to become director of the ... > MORE

Thriving physicians equal better care for patients

Christine Sinsky, MD, joined this year’s AAD Plenary session as the featured guest speaker. Dr. Sinksy is a practicing internist and the vice president of professional satisfaction at the American ... > MORE

Instagram spotlight!

The Academy is excited to host its first AAD Member Spotlight on Instagram with board-certified dermatologist, Anthony Rossi, MD! Dr. Rossi is currently an assistant attending at the Memorial Sloan ... > MORE

Plenary to offer sweeping selection of speakers, issues

At Friday’s Plenary session (P151), members will have the opportunity to hear from renowned experts on critical topics that have an impact on dermatology today and tomorrow. Selected speakers include ... > MORE

A prescription for fine-tuning

If you’re looking for a symposium that packs a punch, don’t miss “Finessing Surgical and Cosmetic Techniques” (S010). In this session, seven experts will address relevant, essential techniques from ... > MORE

Overcoming fear of systemic therapeutics

Rarely do dermatologists receive the warning: “Do not be afraid.” This is the key message of Friday’s symposium “Advanced Systemic Therapeutics” (S007). The purpose of the session, which will take ... > MORE