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Exploring and Experiencing DEEP: A rich educational resource for members and the public

May 10, 2022
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Have you explored and experienced DEEP? DEEP stands for the Skin of Color Society’s Dermatology E-learning + Equity Platform. This innovative, online learning management system is an amazing benefit of your SOCS membership— offering members free, unlimited access to all educational content! (Non-members may enroll in courses for a fee.) Launched in late 2021, this…

Celebrating SOCS Leadership: United by Shared Passion, Dedication & Vision

April 21, 2022
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Since the Skin of Color Society was founded in 2004 by visionary leader Dr. Susan C. Taylor, our organization has been fueled by the shared passion, dedication and vision of so many outstanding individuals—from nationally/globally recognized experts to emerging leaders in the field of skin of color dermatology. We are grateful for everyone who has…

SKIN OF COLOR SOCIETY PHYSICIAN SPOTLIGHT: DR. STEVE HOSEONG YANG

March 14, 2022
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2014 SOCS Research Award Winner Meet Skin of Color Society member and 2014 SOCS Research Award Winner, Steve Hoseong Yang, MD, PhD, FAAD, Medical Director of the Guam Dermatology Institute. Dr. Yang received his SOCS Research Award for his study titled, “Epigenetic Changes in Ethnic Human Skin During Skin Aging.” About Dr. YangDr Yang was…

Commemorating Black History Month 2022: Focus on Black Health & Wellness

February 18, 2022
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As we commemorate Black History Month, we celebrate this year’s theme of Black Health & Wellness, which dovetails beautifully with the Skin of Color Society’s year-long theme,“Diversity in Action: Science, Healthcare and Society.” This year’s Black History Month inspires us to reflect on the Skin of Color Society’s evolution as a leading global organization dedicated…

Experiencing the Many Unique Benefits of Your SOCS Membership!

January 31, 2022
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Experiencing the Many Unique Benefits of Your SOCS Membership!As we wrap up the Skin of Color Society membership renewal season, and gear up for the 18th Annual SOCS Scientific Symposium, we are looking ahead to a very exciting and enriching year for SOCS members—filled with outstanding opportunities to grow professionally and personally.We invite you to…

2021 Reflections: A phenomenal year of growth & innovation

January 4, 2022
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2021 Reflections A phenomenal year of growth & innovation
 1200 SOCS Members in 35 Countries
Record # of submitted abstracts-SOCS Annual Scientific Symposium
                14 SOCS New Fellowship                 Grants
SOCS launched DEEP: A groundbreaking learning management…

The Skin of Color Society’s 5th Annual Media Day: A Great Success!

December 9, 2021
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  The Skin of Color Society’s 5th Annual Media Day, “Shaping the Future: What’s New and Next in Skin of Color Dermatology,” was a great success!  This program was our first-ever virtual Media Day, after four previous events held in person in New York City since 2015. Co-chaired by Valerie M. Harvey, MD, MPH, FAAD,…

Support the SOCS Diversity Movement Fund on #GivingTuesday!

November 18, 2021
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As a member of the Skin of Color Society, YOU are a greatly valued part of our raison d’être--our “why”--which we sum up this way: We work to achieve health equity and excellence in patient care for all. So as we approach #GivingTuesday, we ask you to consider donating to the SOCS Foundation’s Diversity Movement…

SOCS in the 4th Quarter: A Mosaic of Activity!

October 28, 2021
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As we approach the year’s end, we’re energized by all the exciting activity among our signature SOCS programs and initiatives. DEEP Recently, we launched the SOCS Dermatology E-learning + Equity Platform, (DEEP), our online learning management system offering skin of color dermatology education and practice management content. SOCS members will have free, exclusive access to…

SOCS LAUNCHES FIRST-OF-ITS-KIND ONLINE LEARNING MANAGEMENT SYSTEM

October 11, 2021
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We are thrilled to let you in on some very exciting news about a groundbreaking project that has been in development for some time, which we are rolling out to Skin of Color Society membership initially, and eventually, the dermatology community and the medical world at-large. Known for short as DEEP, the SOCS Dermatology E-Learning…