Regional Networking and Educational Symposia

New this year, the Skin of Color Society has partnered with Pfizer to create a program of traveling educational events across the United States.  These events will offer great networking and learning opportunities for SOCS members and non-members alike.

Whether you are a current, future, or past member, we invite you to join us and experience what it means to be part of the SOCS community.


Upcoming Events


Past Events

October 2019- Williamsburg, Virginia

Host: Valerie M. Harvey, MD, MPH
Date: Saturday, October 26, 2019
Time: 3:45 PM -6:00 PM
Location: Woodlands Hotel & Suites, Williamsburg, Virginia
105 Visitor Center Dr, Williamsburg, VA 23185

Synopsis and Photos Coming Soon


September 2019- Chicago, Illinois

Hosts: Lynn McKinley-Grant MD, FAAD; Amit G. Pandya, MD, FAAD, and Stavonnie Patterson, MD
Date:  September 11, 2019
Time: 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
Location:  Michael Jordan’s Steakhouse 
505 N. Michigan Ave. Chicago, IL 60611 (Located in the Intercontinental Hotel)

Synopsis and Photos


July 2019- Honolulu, Hawaii

Host: Drs. Candrice Heath and Donald Glass, II
Date:  July 29, 2019
Time: 5:30 PM – 8:30 PM
Location:  Hilton Hawaiian Village- Kalia Tower Pool (4th floor Kalia Tower)
2005 Kalia Road, Honolulu, Hawaii, 96815 USA

Synopsis and Photos


July 2019- New York, New York  

Host: Drs. Susan Taylor and Andrew Alexis
Date:  July 25, 2019
Time: 6:30 PM – 8:30 PM
Location:  Boulud Sud Restaurant 20 West 64th Street New York, NY 10023

Synopsis and Photos


April 2019- Los Angeles Area, California

Host: Drs. Pearl Grimes and Nada Elbuluk
Date:  April 30, 2019
Time: 5:15PM-7:15PM
Location:  Omni Hotel in the Governor’s Room | 251 S Olive St, Los Angeles, CA 90012

Synopsis and Photos


March 2019- Miami, Florida

Host: Drs. Heather Woolery-Lloyd and Chere Lucas Anthony
Date:  March 14, 2019
Time: 6:30PM- 8:30PM
Location: Smith and Wollensky | 1 Washington Ave, Miami Beach, FL 33139

Synopsis and Photos 


November 2018- Detroit, Michigan

Host: Drs. Henry Lim and Iltefat Hamzavi
Date:  November 8, 2018
Time: 6:15PM-8:15PM
Location:  Caucus Club, 150 W. Congress, Detroit, Michigan 48226

Synopsis and Photos


October 2018-  Durham, North Carolina

Host: Drs. Lynn McKinley-Grant and Amy McMichael 
Date: October 12, 2018
Time: 6:00PM-8:00PM
Location: Washington Duke Inn, Durham, North Carolina

Synopsis and Photos


August 2018- Boston, Massachusetts 

Host: Neelam Vashi, MD
Date:  Thursday, August 23, 2018
Time: 6:00PM-8:00PM
Location: Stella Restaurant, 1525 Washington St, Boston, MA 02118
Presentations:
Dr. Neelam Vashi will present The Aging Face: Cosmetic Dermatology in Skin of Color 
Dr. Pedro Zancanaro will present Do’s and Don’ts of Cosmetics in Skin of Color


July 2018- Dallas, Texas

Host: Dr. Seemal Desai, FAAD
Date: July 23, 2018
Time: 7:00PM – 9:00PM
Location: Hotel Zaza  2332 Leonard St., Dallas, TX 75201

Synopsis and Photos


May 2018- Chicago, Illinois

Host: Dr. Roopal Kundu
Date: May 9, 2018
Location: Coco Pazzo Cafe

Synopsis and Photos


 

The SOCS Networking & Educational Series is made possible by a grant from Pfizer.

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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 2050, more than 50% of the US population will have skin of color.