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Singapore – Candidate City to Host the World Congress of Dermatology 2023 June.09.2018

DSS has announced its intention to bid for hosting the World Congress of Dermatology (WCD) 2023 under the theme “Dermatology Beyond Borders“. WCD is organised every 4 years by the International League of Dermatological Societies along with the host national dermatology society. It brings clinicians, researchers and industry partners in the field of dermatology, across…

DSS Public Forum June.03.2018

As part of the global World Skin Health Day project by the ILDS and ISD, DSS is proud to organise a public forum – Because Skin Health Matters! The event will be held at Carlton Hotel on 21 July 2018 12.00pm – 5.00pm and is open to all members of the public. For more information,…

DSS-NSC Certificate of Competence Courses in Aesthetic Procedures 2018 March.22.2018

Registration for the 2018 DSS-NSC Certificate of Competence Courses in Aesthetic Procedures is now open to medical doctors (minimum grade PGY2). The venue is at the National Skin Centre and the schedule is as follows: Course Date Time Chemical Peels Workshop 19 May 2018 2:00pm – 6:00pm Intense Pulsed Light Workshop 14 Jul 2018 2:00pm…

Photos of the 30th DSS ASM 14-16 July 2017 August.02.2017

Thanks to all speakers, delegates and exhibitors for making the 30th DSS ASM a success! The organizing committee trusts that everyone had an enjoyable and fruitful weekend. The programme book may be downloaded from this link. Photos from the event may be found below.  

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…

Guy’s and St Thomas’ NHS Foundation Trust Visiting Professional Programmes October.01.2016

Guy’s and St Thomas’ NHS Foundation Trust are organising Visiting Professional Programmes which allow international healthcare professionals to come and experience their hospital treatment and diagnostic pathways first-hand. Their dermatology programme allows visitors to be fully integrated within St John’s Institute, their dermatology service, and to work and observe alongside their world renowned faculty. On…

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…

La Roche-Posay Foundation Research Awards February.02.2016

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 4th Eastern Asia Dermatology Congress in…