New England Dermatological Society

NEDS provides financial support to academic dermatology training programs to host four meetings annually. With our academic affiliates, we organize three clinical meetings and one didactic meeting every year : one at a site of the Harvard University training program, one at the Boston University training program, and two at other New England academic dermatology training programs. Lecturers at each event deliver state-of-the art presentations in their fields of expertise. These meetings attract over 800 attendees each year. 

Registration Types:

In-Training - attendees are medical trainees (residents, fellows, medical students, etc.) In New England area training programs. NEDS also offers a 50% discount on first year membership dues for any person who applies within one year of completing residency or fellowship training.

Member - NEDS active member.

Non-Member - Non NEDS member.

Upcoming events

    • 04/01/2017
    • 8:00 AM - 12:45 PM
    • Massachusetts Medical Society, Waltham, MA

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    8:00–8:30 a.m. Registration and Continental Breakfast

    8:00–11:00 a.m. Exhibits Open

    8:30–8:45 a.m. Introduction and Overview Amy Y. Chen, MD, Assistant Professor of Dermatology, UConn Health

    8:45–9:45 a.m. Medical Malpractice: Recognizing and Mitigating Provider Risk in Dermatology

    Barry Kels, JD, MD, Associate Professor, Surgery, Executive Director, Risk Management, UConn Health

    9:45–10:15 a.m. Confocal Application In Practice Everyday (CAPE) Jane Grant-Kels, MD, Professor of Dermatology, Pathology, and Pediatrics, Vice Chair, Department of Dermatology, Director, Cutaneous Oncology Center and Melanoma Program, UConn Health

    10:15–10:30 a.m. Coffee and Exhibits

    10:30–10:45 a.m. Business Meeting

    10:45–11:15 a.m. Molecular Diagnostics in Dermatopathology Sam Dadras, MD, PhD, Associate Professor of Dermatology, Affiliate of Pathology and Genetics/Genomic Sciences

    11:15–11:45 a.m. Teledermatology Jun Lu, MD, Assistant Professor of Dermatology, UConn Health 

    11:45 a.m.–12:15 p.m. Optimizing Care for Pediatric Patients Margaret Lee, MD, PhD, Assistant Professor of Dermatology and Pediatrics, Director of Pediatric Dermatology, Boston University School of Medicine

    12:15–12:45 p.m. All Barks and No Bite

    Amy Y. Chen, MD, FAAD, Assistant Professor of Dermatology, UConn Health

    12:45 p.m. Pick Up Lunch/Adjourn

    • 10/14/2017
    • 8:00 AM - 1:00 PM
    • 333 Cedar Street, New Haven, CT

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    • 12/02/2017
    • 8:00 AM - 1:00 PM
    • 281 Lincoln Street, Worcester, MA

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