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.


Sat, Feb 8 2020 Clinical meeting hosted by Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School . (Starr Center/MGH) Boston, MA   REGISTRATION NOW OPEN.  NEDS Clinical Meeting Hosted by MGH

Sat, May 2, 2020 Didactic meeting hosted by Dartmouth Medical School . (Mass Medical Society) Waltham, MA

Sat, Oct 17, 2020 Clinical meeting hosted by Warren Alpert Medical School/Brown University . Providence, RI

Sat, Dec 5, 2020 Clinical meeting hosted by Boston University School of Medicine . Boston, MA

Upcoming events

    • 02/08/2020
    • 7:30 AM - 1:30 PM
    • Starr Center . 185 Cambridge Street . Boston, MA 02114

    Clinical Meeting Hosted by MGH Department of Dermatology / Harvard University School of Medicine.

    Feb 8 2020 MGH Meeting Brochure.pdf


    7:30 - 8:00 AM ~ Registration, Breakfast and Exhibits Open

    8:00 – 9:45 AM ~ Patient and Pathology Viewing

    10:00 – 10:15 a.m. ~ NEDS Business Meeting

    10:15 – 10:20 a.m. ~ Introductions and Overview / Steven Chen, MD, MPH

    10:20 – 11:00 a.m. ~Case Discussion / Moderators: Steven Chen, MD, MPH, Evelyn Lilly, MD, Mariko Yasuda, MD

    11:00– 11:15 a.m. ~ “Skin Tumors in Children:  Deciding When Imaging or Biopsy is Necessary”/Elena Hawryluk, MD, PhD

    11:15 – 11:55 a.m.~ Case Discussion / Moderators:  Steven Chen, MD, MPH, Evelyn Lilly, MD, Mariko Yasuda, MD

    11:55 a.m. – 12:10 p.m. ~“Merkel Cell Carcinoma:  Current Concepts in Diagnosis and Management” / David Miller, MD, PhD

    12:10 – 12:50 p.m. ~ Case Discussion /  Moderators:  Steven Chen, MD, MPH, Evelyn Lilly, MD, Mariko Yasuda, MD

    12:50 – 1:05 p.m.~ “Why Itch? Unique and Challenging Cases of Allergic Contact Dermatitis from the MGH” / Jiade (Jeff) Yu, MD

    1:05 – 1:25 p.m.~ Final Comments and Meeting Adjourns / Box Lunch Provided

    Google Map / Directions to 209 Cambridge St

    MGH Campus Map with Parking Garages Marked.pdf

    Use of public transportation is highly recommended.

     Valet Parking at a special discounted rate of $12 will be available at the 209 Cambridge Street Garage (underneath the Starr Center). A parking invoice will be generated as part of the registration process for those who request valet parking. This invoice must be paid PRIOR to the meeting. Further instructions will be provided once the valet parking fee has been paid. If you park your vehicle at other local lots, the charge will range from $48 - $54.

Past events

12/07/2019 NEDS Clinical Meeting Hosted by Tufts Medical Center
10/05/2019 NEDS Clinical Meeting Hosted by: Yale School of Medicine, Department of Dermatology
04/27/2019 NEDS Didactic Meeting Hosted By Univ of VT
02/09/2019 NEDS Clinical Meeting - BWH
12/01/2018 NEDS Clinical Program Hosted by BU Department of Dermatology
10/13/2018 Oct 13 2018 Didactic Program Hosted by Boston Children's Hospital/Department of Dermatology: Hot Topics in Pediatric Dermatology
05/11/2018 AtlanticDerm Conference 2018 Hosted by: NEDS
02/03/2018 NEDS Clinical Meeting Hosted by: Harvard Medical School
12/02/2017 NEDS Clinical Meeting Hosted by: UMass Medical School Department of Dermatology
10/14/2017 NEDS Clinical Meeting Hosted by: Yale School of Medicine Department of Dermatology
04/01/2017 Didactic Meeting - Hosted by UCONN Health
02/25/2017 NEDS Dermoscopy Refresher Course
12/03/2016 Clinical Meeting - Hosted by Boston University School of Medicine
10/29/2016 Clinical Meeting - Hosted by Harvard Medical School
05/08/2016 NEDS Didactic Meeting - Dartmouth-Hitchcock
01/30/2016 NEDS Mass General Hospital Clinical Meeting
12/05/2015 NEDS Boston University Clinical Meeting
10/31/2015 NEDS Brown University Clinical Meeting
04/11/2015 NEDS Didactic Symposium and 100th Anniversary Luncheon
01/31/2015 NEDS Harvard Medical School Brigham and Women's Hospital Clinical Meeting
12/06/2014 NEDS BU Clinical Meeting
10/25/2014 NEDS Yale Clinical Meeting
04/12/2014 NEDS Children’s Didactic Symposium
02/01/2014 NEDS Harvard BIDMC Clinical Meeting
12/07/2013 NEDS Boston University Clinical Meeting
10/26/2013 NEDS UMass Clinical Meeting
04/27/2013 UConn Didactic Symposium
02/02/2013 Harvard/Lahey Clinical Meeting
12/01/2012 BU Clinical Meeting
10/27/2012 Brown Clinical Meeting
04/27/2012 ADC New York
02/11/2012 MGH NEDS Clinical Meeting
12/03/2011 BU NEDerm Clinical Meeting
10/01/2011 Yale Clinical Meeting
04/29/2011 Atlantic Dermatological Conference
03/05/2011 Didactic Meeting - Tufts University
12/04/2010 Clinical Meeting - Boston University School of Medicine
10/10/2010 Clinical Meeting - Yale Medical School
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