Members

ACDS Membership

We invite you to become a member of ACDS. The objectives of this Society are to promote, support, develop and stimulate information about contact dermatitis and occupational skin disease; to provide a forum for the exchanging of this information; to promote the education of physicians by encouraging courses in contact dermatitis, occupational dermatology and other related topics at scientific meetings and dermatology training centers, and to promote investigative research into these fields.

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Membership Categories

Annual membership valid 1/01/19 - 12/31/19
Membership dues received after October 1, 2019 will be applied to the 2020 membership year.


Physicians

  • Fellow Membership ($300) One-time Application Fee - $35
    • Physician who is a resident of North, Central or South America
    • Certified by (i) the American Board of Dermatology, (ii) the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada, certified in Dermatology, (iii) the Academia Mexicana de Dermatologia, (iv) the Sociedad Mexicana de Dermatologia,(v) the European Academy of Dermatology, or who has had training that is approximately equivalent to the requirements for certification by the American Board of Dermatology, shall be eligible to be a Fellow.

      Fellow Physicians (e.g. Occupational Physicians or Allergists) who are in the above noted geographic area but who are not certified by the above cited organizations may apply for fellowship in the Society, provided their application is supported by the endorsement of one Society Fellow in good standing
    • Includes CAMP access and an online and print subscription to the Dermatitis Journal
       
  • NEW This Year - Discounted Associate Membership!
    • Associate Membership ($150) One-time Application Fee - $35
      • Physician who resides in any country other than North, Central or South America
      • Certified by (i) the American Board of Dermatology, (ii) the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada, certified in Dermatology (iii) the Academia Mexicana de Dermatologia, (iv) the Sociedad Mexicana de Dermatologia, (v) the European Academy of Dermatology, or who has had training that is approximately equivalent to the requirements for certification by the American Board of Dermatology,
      • Includes an online subscription to the Dermatitis Journal
    • Associate Upgrade Option (Additional $150 fee applies)
      • Upgrade Associate Membership to include a paper subscription to the Dermatitis Journal and access to CAMP

Non-Physicians

  • Affiliate Membership ($300) One-time Application Fee - $35
    • Non-physician with a degree in a scientific discipline or allied health profession, with involvement in dermatology who is employed by a medical school, governmental or public organization, pharmaceutical company, cosmetic firm or by a physician Fellow or Associate of ACDS
    • Applicant must submit an endorsement letter from a primary ACDS member and is contingent on the good standing of the primary ACDS member
    • Includes CAMP access and an online and print subscription to the Dermatitis Journal
       
  • Adjunct Membership ($50) One-time Application Fee - $15
    • Nurses, patch test technicians and patch test coordinators who work under the direct supervision of a Fellow or Associate Member
    • Contingent on the good-standing of the primary member
    • Applicant must submit an endorsement letter from the primary ACDS member confirming employment and is contingent on the good standing of the primary ACDS member
    • Includes CAMP access

E-Residents

  • E-Resident Membership (FREE)
    • Resident in good standing at an approved dermatology residency program in North, Central or South America
    • Includes CAMP access and an online subscription to the Dermatitis Journal
  • E-Resident Upgrade Option (Additional $125 fee applies)
    • Upgrade E-Resident Membership to include a paper subscription to the Dermatitis Journal

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