Membership in the Massachusetts Academy of Dermatology is open to any physician licensed and currently practicing in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, who is either eligible for or certified by the American Board of Dermatology, the American Osteopathic Board of Dermatology, or the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada.
The Massachusetts Academy of Dermatology is the professional society for more than 300 practicing dermatologists in the Commonwealth. As a member, you'll receive the following benefits.
Annual membership dues are $250 and memberships are valid from January 1st to December 31st each year.
Our Annual Meeting brings together over 100 dermatologists for three days of clinical presentations, social events, and opportunities for family-friendly sightseeing in a unique New England location each year. Members receive a discounted registration fee of $150.
Our Spring Meeting brings together over 100 dermatologists for an afternoon of education focusing on practice management, risk management, legislative, and regulatory issues. Members receive a discounted registration fee of $75.
Continuing Medical Education (CME) Credits
Members of the Academy who participate in our Spring Meeting and Annual Meeting have the opportunity to earn more than 15 CME credits annually, helping you meet your license and certification needs locally. In addition, some of our programs offer Maintenance of Certification credits.
The Academy invests a great deal of energy into advocating on behalf of dermatologists in the Commonwealth. When we represent you with legislators, third-party payers, and regulators, it enhances our stance when we can say that we represent nearly all dermatologists in the state.
Members receive exclusive access to our only membership directory, allowing for the opportunity to connect with fellow members in-between meetings.
Members of the Massachusetts Academy of Dermatology have the opportunity to volunteer in a variety of capacities, including serving on committees or on the Board of Directors.