Upcoming Events


“Medicare Cuts: What the AAD wants you to know and how YOU can help”: February 20, 2024 Online Webinar

2024 AAD Leadership Development Programs: Online applications are available on the AAD website

20th Annual Skin of Color Society Scientific Symposium: March 7, 2024 San Diego, CA, USA

Diversity Champion Workshop: March 8, 2024 (Location Details Coming Soon)

Student National Medical Association’s AMEC: March 28 – 30, 2024 New Orleans, LA

International Master Course on Aging Science Americas : April 26 – 28, 2024 Sao Paulo, BR

16th 5CC World Congress : June 13 – 16, 2024 Lisbon, Portugal

The focus at the 16th 5CC World Congress lays on medical dermatology and explores how the new paradigms in dermatology are making our patients lives better and healthier. See new medicines, understand how they work, and how they achieve their endpoints.

On the aesthetic side, see the latest energy-based devices, new neurotoxins, new fillers, along with other innovations including regenerative medicine all to make our patients live healthier and more youthful lives. Catch all the new topics during our meeting, as well as a practice management course – on how 5CC works with social media, engages companies for support, and how they with their own employees.

We are honored to continue an ongoing scientific partnership with the 16th 5CC World Congress, which will take place on June 13-16, 2024 in Lisbon, Portugal. This year,-SOCS will present a collaborative Scientific Partner Symposium on Skin of Color on Friday, June 14, 2024, featuring SOCS leaders Susan C. Taylor, MD, FAAD and Valerie D. Callender, MD, FAAD. Watch for more details about this Symposium!

SOCS Members! Please find here the dedicated coupon code for your members to benefit from the special discount

(discount is valid until April 30, 2024):


(Coupon Code for SOCS Members)

To benefit from the discount, your members should select MEMBER RATE – Full Conference Pass and enter the Coupon Code.

Early Bird until February 10, 2024!

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Did You Know

Skin of color patients comprise the majority in California, New Mexico and Texas…and soon will be the majority in Arizona, Nevada, Georgia, New York and Florida.

By 2042, more than 50% of the US population will have skin of color.