Congratulations to SOCS members Amy McMichael, MD and Ncoza C. Dlova, MBChB, FC Derm., PhD. Read more on their exciting work: Variant PADI3 in Central Centrifugal Cicatricial Alopecia.
Research funded in part by SOCS research grant published in New England Journal of MedicineFebruary 15, 2019
Jan. 2019 issue of the Cutis Journal is available now onlineJanuary 16, 2019
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– Mentorship Program: Mentee Application DEADLINE: DEC. 15, 2018 –September 18, 2018
The SOCS Mentorship program is accepting applications for the 2019/2020 SOCS Mentorship program year. The mentorship program is a comprehensive program that connects young physicians with an approved skin of color expert from SOCS.
– Research Grant Deadline: FRIDAY, DECEMBER 15, 2018 –September 6, 2018
The SOCS invites submission of applications for the Skin of Color Society Research Grant Award, an annual research grant(s) (up to $15,000) to promote dermatology research in the area of skin of color. Click here to access the online grant application form and instructions.!
Dermatology Education for PatientsAugust 21, 2018
If you want to learn more about skin diseases which impact patients with skin of color, browse our dermatology education article and video libraries.
2019 Dermatology Foundation Research Award Program application now available!August 3, 2018
Go to: https://www.dermatologyfoundation.org/rap/
Great Networking Atmosphere in Dallas!July 25, 2018
SOCS President Dr. Seemal Desai Hosts 2nd Regional Networking and Educational Symposium Check out the full synopsis and picture gallery!
Central Centrifugal Cicatricial Alopecia (CCCA)July 5, 2018
Central Centrifugal Cicatricial Alopecia (CCCA) is a common cause of hair loss in black women. CCCA video from last weekend’s shoot by SOCS members coming next month (from left to right): Laura Uwakwe, MD - Dermatology Research Fellow, Wake Forest Dept. of Dermatology, Lynn McKinley-Grant, MD - Dermatologist, Duke University, Amy McMichael, MD - Dermatologist, Wake…