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American Academy of Dermatology (AAD) 73rd Annual Meeting - March 20-24, 2015 - San Francisco, CA

Participate in the world's largest dermatology meeting – the 73rd Annual Meeting in San Francisco, Calif. at Moscone Center.

The AAD supports the highest-quality patient care by developing and presenting information that enhances continuing education in dermatology. AAD meetings offer the latest on the diagnosis, prevention, and treatment of dermatologic disease from the foremost experts in the field.

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74th Annual Meeting, March 4-8, 2016 - Washington, DC

USCLC Annual Workshop - March 19, 2015 - San Francisco, CA

Early Stage Mycosis Fungoides - Approaches to Management
Thursday, March 19, 2015
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Hilton San Francisco Union Square

The topic of managing early stage patients with mycosis fungoides was chosen because the vast majority of patients present with early stage disease. At this time the plan for the Workshop is to:

  •     Use real cases to illustrate complexities of management.
  •     Discuss the benefits and risks of each therapy.
  •     Explore the rate of progression to advanced stage.
  •     Focus on when to transition to systemic agents.
  •     Discuss radiotherapy in the management of early stage mycosis fungoides.

For the first time at the USCLC Workshop we will use audience response devices to engage the physicians and generate consensus.

The United States Cutaneous Lymphoma Consortium (USCLC) is a multidisciplinary professional organization dedicated to improve the quality of life and prognosis of patients with cutaneous lymphomas through discovery and application of new knowledge. The Consortium's Annual Workshop is an interactive meeting of dermatologists, medical oncologists, radiation oncologists, pathologists, and transplantation specialists.

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World Orphan Drug Congress (USA) - April 22-24, 2015 - Washington DC

The 5th Annual World Orphan Drug Congress USA is where industry, government and payers come to develop new strategies and partnerships to advance orphan drug development and patient access.

This is the largest, global event that stakeholders go to annually.

The event is dedicated to fostering partnerships and collaboration. It is about expediting orphan drug development and articulating its value, from discovery to patient access, so that manufacturers are guaranteed full and speedy reimbursement.

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The Dermatology Nurses' Association (DNA) Annual Convention - April 23 - 26, 2015, Las Vegas, NV

The 33rd DNA Annual Convention will be held at the Rio All-Suite Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas, Nevada. This program is designed for Nurse Practitioners, RN, LPN, MA and all nurses who desire continued education on dermatological conditions.

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Society for Investigative Dermatology (SID) Annual Meeting - May 6-9, 2015, Atlanta, GA

The Society for Investigative Dermatology (SID) is pleased to present the 2015 Annual Meeting. Meeting attendees will have multiple opportunities to interact with thought leaders in cutaneous biology  from around the globe. The SID community includes representation from a broad range of specialties and disciplines.

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Association of Oncology Social Work (AOSW) 30th Annual Conference - May 20-22, 2015 - Seattle, WA

The Association of Oncology Social Work (AOSW) is a nonprofit, international organization dedicated to the enhancement of psychosocial services to people with cancer and their families. Created in 1984 by social workers interested in oncology and by existing national cancer organizations, AOSW is an expanding force of psychosocial oncology professionals.

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American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) - May 29 - June 2, 2015 - Chicago, IL

The ASCO Annual Meeting brings together more than 25,000 oncology professionals from a broad range of specialties, making it an excellent venue for exploring the theme of the Meeting — "Science and Society." Attendees of the 2015 Annual Meeting will find cutting-edge scientific presentations and comprehensive educational content.

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Future Meeting Dates:

June 3-7, 2016
Chicago, IL

June 2-6, 2017
Chicago, IL

June 1-5, 2018
Chicago, IL

May 31-June 4, 2019
Chicago, IL

May 29-June 2, 2020
Chicago, IL

Canadian Dermatology Associate 90th Annual Conference - June 7 - 8, 2015 - Vanouver, BC

The CDA Annual Conference is committed to presenting quality and relevant academic programming and continues to be the key gathering of the year for dermatologists from across Canada. From panel discussions to poster sessions, we’re looking forward to sharing diverse ideas and sparking dynamic dialogue. The peer-reviewed paper sessions will help sharpen our combined knowledge of the art and science of dermatology.

Future Meeting Dates:

2016: Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Wednesday, June 22nd to Saturday, June 25th

2017: Fredericton, New Brunswick, Wednesday, June 21st to Saturday, June 24th

International Society for Cutaneous Lymphoma (ISCL) Annual General Business Meeting & Reception - June 8, 2015 - Vancouver, BC

Monday/June 8, 2015
Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada – at the WCD

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23rd World Congress of Dermatology - June 8-13, 2015, Vancouver, BC

The World Congress of Dermatology is the world’s oldest and continuous international dermatology meeting. The first Congress in 1889 pre-dated the modern Olympics by seven years. The last Congress to be held in North America was in New York in 1992.

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8th World Congress on Itch (WCI) - September 27-29, 2015 - NARA, Japan

The International Society for the Study of Itch (IFSI) is a multidisciplinary international association of clinical practitioners, researchers and scientists dedicated to improving our understanding and treatment of pruritus for the benefit of suffering patients worldwide. The Society is a non-profit professional organization (registered in NC, USA). Membership is open to clinicians, researchers, scientists and other health professionals engaged in the research and treatment of itch.

The IFSI conducts international meetings every second year (World Congress of Itch, WCI) where researchers present the latest findings in the field.

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American Society for Clinical Pathology (ASCP) 2015 Beyond the Lab Conference - October 28-30, 2015 - Long Beach, California

Join the American Society for Clinical Pathology (ASCP) for their 2015 conference, as they build a successful future for the medical laboratory profession. Since its founding in 1922, ASCP has grown to become a formidable leader in laboratory medicine, certification and advocacy for pathologists and lab scientists. Be a part of this dynamic group of leaders who are shaping the future of healthcare delivery and implementing innovative new technologies in their health systems.

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EORTC 2015 CLTF Meeting - TBA

The European Organisation for Research and Treatment of Cancer (EORTC) is an independent research organization dedicated to investigator driven clinical trials and translational research. The date of it's Cutaneous Lymphoma Task Force (CLTF) will be meeting will be announced.The field of Cutaneous lymphomas is changing rapidly with the development of new original and more targeted treatments.The different subtypes of cutaneous lymphomas and their pathophysiology is also subject of numerous research projects. This meeting will review the latest advances relating to cutaneous lymphomas and the clinical practice including new treatments and trials.

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American Society of Hematology Annual Meeting and Exposition - December 5-8, 2015 - Orlando, FL

The American Society of Hematology (ASH) invites you to save the date for the 57th ASH Annual Meeting in Orlando, Florida. As the premier hematology event, this meeting will provide attendees with an invaluable educational experience and the opportunity to:

  • Review more than 3,000 scientific abstracts highlighting the updates in the hottest topics in hematology
  • Interact with the global community of more than 20,000 hematology professionals from every subspecialty
  • Attend the hallmark Education and Scientific Program sessions
  • Network with top minds in the field

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T-cell Lymphoma Forum - TBA

This meeting will offer an opportunity for clinicians and researchers to share their knowledge of and experience with T-cell lymphomas. Sharing new ideas is integral as limited numbers of patients slows progress. The T-Cell Lymphoma Forum has been established over the last half decade as the premiere place for T-cell lymphoma physicians and scientists to discuss their latest research and results and to debate management strategies and future directions for research.

This meeting is intended for hematologists, oncologists, and other clinicians and scientists with an interest in T-cell lymphoma.

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