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La Roche-Posay Foundation Research Awards 2017 May.24.2017

Dear Members, La Roche-Posay Foundation Research Awards is back again. Committed to supporting young researchers, the team warmly invites young dermatologists to submit their nominated projects to the Scientific Committee of La Fondation La Roche-Posay. There are three categories up for submission and all would be evaluated during the TDA in Taipei Nov 17-19, 2017. For…

DSS Session at the 2017 AAD Annual Meeting February.21.2017

AAD International Day of Dermatology   The DSS is pleased to participate in the AAD International Day of Dermatology, in conjunction with the 2017 AAD Annual Meeting in Orlando, Florida. This event provides an opportunity for us to showcase the state of dermatology in Singapore. DSS will be holding a half-day session in which member dermatologists and residents…

Public Forum – Understanding your Hives September.13.2016

Itch bothering you? Troubled by hives? Urticaria, or hives, is a common skin disorder that affects many of us at any time in our lives. Although a benign disease, it is responsible for much anxiety and discomfort. This public forum helps to explain the condition in a relaxed and interactive environment to participants, whether they…

DSS-NSC Certificate of Competence Courses in Aesthetic Procedures 2016 December.19.2015

Registration for the 2016 DSS-NSC Certificate of Competence Courses in Aesthetic Procedures is now open to medical doctors who are registered with the Singapore Medical Council. The venue is at the National Skin Centre and the schedule is as follows: Course Date Time Botulinum Toxin Workshop 5 Mar 2016 2:00pm – 6:00pm Intense Pulsed Light…

2015 Asian Acne Board Research Grant November.28.2015

Dear members, The 2015 Asian Acne Board Research grant with the support of Galderma is open for application. The grant award is $10,000 USD and is open to dermatology residents, fellows and recent dermatology graduates. The deadline is Jan 15, 2016 and further application details can be found here.

NUHS-MD Anderson Cancer Center Dermatopathology Programme October.14.2015

The NUH Department of Pathology is organizing the above workshop and have extended an invitation to DSS members to attend the event.   There will be a half day programme on Dermatopathology. It will take place on 17 October, 8.30 morning, at NUHS Tower Block Level 1. Dr Victor Prieto, a renowned dermatopathologist, will be…

Award of the ILDS 2015 Certificate of Appreciation to Professor Roy Chan July.11.2015

Professor Roy Chan has been awarded the ILDS 2015 Certificate of Appreciation by the Board of The International League of Dermatological Societies. Prof Roy Chan has been nominated by the International Union against Sexually Transmitted Infections (IUSTI) for this award. This Award is made to very special people who have given life-long dedication to particular…

NSC DERMATOLOGY & VENEREOLOGY UPDATE 2015 June.11.2015

National Skin Centre Singapore is organising its biennial NSC Dermatology & Venereology Update from 4-6 September 2015. Further information may be found on their conference website.   DSS members are entitled to a discounted registration fee. Please see the attached and register directly with NSC via their website or using this form if you are keen…

28th DSS Annual Scientific Meeting May.23.2015

DSS will be holding its 28th Annual Scientific Meeting on 25th to 26th July 2015 at the Raffles Town Club. The theme for this year is Dermatology-More than Skin Deep. Our pre-ASM program on 25th July covers updates in skin cancers, while the ASM proper on 26th July covers systemic  associations of cutaneous disease and multidisciplinary approach…