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Jan. 6, 2012
Network with other dermatology skincare specialists
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Do you have a current Membership roster to network with other SDSS skincare members? If not, email, now and find out if your new friend from last years annual meeting will be there this year? Want to share a room at this year's meeting, reach out to a fellow member to see if they would like to attend this years meeting. For a list of full other Membership Benefits click here.

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Afternoon sun exposure carries greater risk of skin cancer in humans
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The risk of developing skin cancer from sun exposure in the afternoon is significantly greater than from exposure in the morning, a new study shows. What makes the difference? It's not the exposure, per se, but the cellular repair mechanism for UV damage to DNA, which is circadian in nature and at its peak efficiency early in the day. More

Taming TCA: Low dose trichloroacetic acids in skincare
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This presentation will be given by John Kulesza, Sponsored by Young Pharmaceuticals, at the 10th Anniversary Meeting - March 19-21, 2012.

Meeting open to members and non-members.
SDSS Meeting Registration Program

This course will overview TCA as a keratolytic agent, its history and challenges associated with treatments. This presentation will include patient selection, compounding techniques and formulation guidelines.

Evidence builds for switching biologics after psoriasis treatment failure
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Emerging data support the practice of switching biologic agents after an initial biologic therapy fails in psoriasis, and even the possibility of rotating back to a biologic that didn't work previously, according to Dr. Francisco Kerdel, director of the dermatology inpatient service at the University of Miami Hospital. More

FDA warns docs on wart remover and eye salve mix-ups
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The U.S. Food and Drug Administration warned healthcare workers on Wednesday to be careful when using two similarly named but very different drugs, saying a recent mix-up involving the two medications had injured a patient. More

How skin is wired for touch
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Compared to our other senses, scientists don't know much about how our skin is wired for the sensation of touch. Now, research reported in the December 23rd issue of the journal Cell, a Cell Press publication, provides the first picture of how specialized neurons feel light touches, like a brush of movement or a vibration, are organized in hairy skin. More

'Chronic' shortage of dermatologists leaves some areas underserved
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Robert Brodell, M.D., has been searching for an associate for three years—to no avail. The northeast Ohio dermatologist says he works about 50 hours a week, but still has more patients than he can comfortably handle. People with non-emergencies typically wait six to eight weeks for an appointment. More

10th Anniversary Meeting Registration
Society of Dermatology SkinCare Specialists
March 19 - 21, 2012, in San Diego

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  • 3 full days of educational sessions
  • Top industry speakers
  • Earn COA-approved continuing education credits
  • Set yourself apart and advance your career

    Sign up now and SAVE $50 off the already affordable registration fee of $350.
    Take advantage of the Installment Plan to pay over time
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  • SDSS Meeting Program Registration


    Meeting Registration Fees:
    Meeting registration fee is for Monday & Tuesday only - Post-conference class requires additional registration fee for Non Members. SDSS Members need only to reserve a spot for the Certification Prep Class on Wednesday. (see below)

                                         Prior to January 19th                                 After January 19th

    SDSS Members                             $300   *or use Installment Plan                 $395

    (add'l member same office)           $180                                                        N/A

    Non-Member                                $375                                                      $495

    Susanne S. Warfield, President/CEO of Paramedical Consultants, Inc. ( Official Publication of the Society of Dermatology SkinCare Specialists. Warfield has over 30 years experience, is a leading expert on business, legal and liability issues that affect physician and esthetician relationships. She has authored over 400 articles and 15 books for the consumer, medical and skin care sectors. More



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