Medical Societies & Journals
The American Academy of Cosmetic Surgery (AACS) is the largest affiliation of doctors who have training in cosmetic surgery. It is a not-for-profit organization providing information on cosmetic surgery for patients, physicians, and the media. Includes a physician search and procedural information.
The American Academy of Dermatology (AAD) is the largest, most influential and most representative of all dermatologic associations. With a membership of over 13,700, it represents virtually all practicing dermatologists in the United States.
American Board of Dermatology (ABD) The American Board of Dermatology acts as the certifying agency for the specialty of dermatology. It exists for the primary purpose of protecting the public interest by establishing and maintaining high standards of training, education and qualifications of physicians rendering care in dermatology. Read More »»
American Board of Hair Restoration Surgery (ABHRS) acts for the benefit of the public to establish specialty standards and to examine surgeons’ skill, knowledge and aesthetic judgment in the field of hair restoration surgery.
American Medical Association (AMA) is the nation’s largest physicians group advocating vital national health issues.
American Society for Dermatologic Surgery (ASDS) was founded in 1970 to promote excellence in the subspecialty of dermatologic surgery and foster the highest standards of patient care.
American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS) is the largest plastic surgery specialty organization in the world. Founded in l93l, the society is composed of board-certified plastic surgeons who perform cosmetic and reconstructive surgery.
International Society of Hair Restoration Surgery (ISHRS) is a non-profit voluntary organization of over 700 hair restoration doctors specializing in hair loss. The ISHRS provides continuing education to physicians specializing in hair transplant and restoration surgery and gives the public the latest information on surgical hair restoration and non-surgical treatments for hair loss. Read More »»
National Medical Association (NMA) promotes the collective interests of physicians and patients of African descent.
Skin Cancer Foundation provides basic information on the prevention, detection, and treatment of skin cancer.
Cutis is a 40-year-old, peer-reviewed clinical journal for the dermatologist, allergist, and general practitioner. The journal is published monthly and focuses on concise clinical articles that present the practical side of dermatology.
Archives of Dermatology publishes information concerning the skin, its diseases, and their treatment. Its mission is to explicate the structure and function of the skin and its diseases and the art of using this information to deliver optimal medical and surgical care to the patient.
Dermatologic Surgery publishes peer-reviewed articles on all aspects of dermatologic surgery and oncology, including clinical studies, surgical procedures, review articles, and experimental studies.
Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology As the official publication of the American Academy of Dermatology, the Journal is dedicated to the clinical and continuing education needs of the entire dermatologic community and is internationally known as the leading journal in the field. Original, peer-reviewed articles cover clinical and investigative studies, treatments, new diagnostic techniques, and other topics relating to the prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of disorders of the skin.
National Library of Medicine on the campus of the National Institutes of Health in Bethesda, Maryland, is the world’s largest medical library. The Library collects materials and provides information and research services in all areas of biomedicine and health care.
New England Journal of Medicine is a weekly general medical journal that publishes new medical research findings, review articles, and editorial opinion on a wide variety of topics of importance to biomedical science and clinical practice.