2019 Summer Meeting Preview

June 17, 2019

May 21, 2019

  • Invitation to an intimate educational experienceAs I eagerly look forward to the 2019 AAD Summer Meeting in New York City, I’m proud to be your president during this exciting time of change in dermatology. I grew up in New York City, so it’s familiar to me, and I invite you to become more familiar with this great city. > MORE
  • Incredible sessions for CME … and more!New York City is one of the most bustling places on planet Earth, and it’s always been an outstanding location for the energy of a summer AAD meeting. This year’s summer meeting has incredible sessions for CME — but more importantly opportunities to close knowledge gaps in patient care with the most up-to-date lectures possible. > MORE
  • New physician safety session slated for summerWorkplace assaults on health care professionals are a real and pervasive issue. In fact, 75% of the 25,000 workplace assaults reported each year occur in health care settings. Being vulnerable to violence is an unfortunate reality in the workplace. > MORE
  • Transgender topics added to popular hands-on session rosterKey considerations are important when treating patients who identify as transgender. From the appropriate language to the actual exam, understanding issues and sensitivities can help dermatologists deliver a higher level of patient care. > MORE
  • Don’t sweat it — new session is anything but dry!Besides causing physical distress, hyperhidrosis can result in patient anxiety, embarrassment, and a tendency to withdraw from the fun things in life. Nearly 5% of the population suffers diminished quality of life because of excessive sweating. > MORE
  • AAD adds new “DermTales” session to PlenaryStorytelling will be front and center at a new addition to the Friday, July 26 Plenary (P151) from 9-11:30 a.m. “DermTales” will showcase intriguing stories from four dermatologists about their practice. > MORE
  • Early birds get the best registration and housing rates!It’s time to register and book your housing for the 2019 AAD Summer Meeting, taking place July 25-28, 2019, at the New York Hilton Midtown. Early bird rates will be available for all attendee categories until Noon (CT) June 19, 2019. After this date and time, standard rates will apply through the end of the meeting. > MORE
  • Review general meeting policies and new code of conductBefore you attend this summer’s AAD Meeting (or any AAD Meeting), the Academy encourages you to review the general meeting policies. Included among the policies, the Academy has recently created a comprehensive code of conduct for attendees of all AAD meetings and functions. > MORE
  • Expand your summer meeting reach with #AAD2019One of the best parts of the AAD Summer Meeting is meeting up with colleagues, making new friends, and networking with other attendees. With so many great sessions and events to attend, it can be difficult to get face time with everyone you want to see, which is why social media is such a pivotal component of the meeting experience. > MORE