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For Immediate Release AAD

Jennifer Allyn
(847) 240-1730

Kara McFarland
(847) 240-1701

Allison Sit
(847) 240-1746


Need a Lift? New Non-Surgical Techniques for Volume Enhancement and Loose Skin Help Rejuvenate the Aging Face

Research Shows Oral and Topical Agents Hold Promise in Preventing
UV-Induced Skin Cancer

Does Your Hair Need a Little TLC? Hair Care Products Can Deliver the Goods for Thinning and Textured Hair

Pinning Down the Cause of Nail Problems is the First Step to Prevention, Finding Solution

Treating Asian Skin Requires a Delicate Balance Between Clearing the Condition, Preserving Pigmentation

Dermatologist Discusses Advantages of Vaccines that Prevent Human Papillomavirus and Herpes Zoster


Making the Outdoors Safer in America: AAD Donates Shade Structures to Chicago Park District and 37 Other Organizations

Libby Edwards, MD, FAAD, Delivers American Academy of Dermatology’s
Everett C. Fox, MD, Memorial Lectureship


Your Dermatologist

Dermatologic Surgery

Hair Loss & Hair Restoration

Nail Fungus & Nail Health

Skin Cancer

Skin of Color

The Sun & Your Skin


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Latest News from
American Academy of Dermatology
Scientific Meeting

CHICAGO (August 5, 2010) The American Academy of Dermatology is holding the Summer Academy Meeting 2010, its annual summer scientific meeting, in Chicago, through August 8, at the Hyatt Regency Chicago, 151 East Wacker Drive. Anticipated attendance is more than 4,000. World-renowned leaders in the field of dermatology will present information on the latest research in the diagnosis and medical, surgical and cosmetic treatment of skin, hair and nail conditions.

Scientific News
This kit features some of the news and research that will be presented during the Summer Academy Meeting 2010, including:  

For more information about the meeting, please contact the Academy’s Communications Department at (847) 330-0230. Media planning to attend the Summer Academy Meeting 2010 must register on-site at the Academy Press Registration Kiosk located in the Grand Ballroom Foyer of the Hyatt. Press registration is available Thursday, Aug. 5 and Friday, Aug. 6 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. The Press Registration Kiosk phone number is (312) 239-4863.

Headquartered in Schaumburg, Ill., the American Academy of Dermatology (Academy), founded in 1938, is the largest, most influential, and most representative of all dermatologic associations.  With a membership of more than 16,000 physicians worldwide, the Academy is committed to: advancing the diagnosis and medical, surgical and cosmetic treatment of the skin, hair and nails; advocating high standards in clinical practice, education, and research in dermatology; and supporting and enhancing patient care for a lifetime of healthier skin, hair and nails.  For more information, contact the Academy at 1-888-462-DERM (3376) or



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