About the SID

The SID mission is to advance and promote the sciences relevant to skin health and disease through education, advocacy and scholarly exchange of scientific information.

Working under this mission, the SID is committed to fostering scientific careers for young researchers, increasing public and government awareness about the need to support skin research, working with industry in the development of new technologies and cooperative ventures, and encouraging scientific collaborations among researchers worldwide.

SID 2017

APRIL 26-29, 2017

Job Board

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Industry Support

Learn about industry support here

Upcoming Events

The Sturge-Weber Foundation Research Network
September 12-13, 2016 JW Marriott, Atlanta
For information on submitting an abstract

2016 Montagna Symposium on the Biology of Skin
"The Skin: Our Sensory Organ for Itch, Pain, Touch, and Pleasure" October 20 – 24, 2016
Salishan Resort, Oregon Coast, U.S.A.

Melanoma:Biology & Patient Management 2016
October 29, 2016.  Georgetown University Hotel & Conference Center, Washington DC

2nd Inflammatory Skin Disease Summit
November 16-19, 2016 The New York Academy of Medicine, New York, NY

Vitiligo International Symposium, December 2-3, 2016 Rome, Italy

24th World Congress of Dermatology, June 10-15, 2019 Milan, Italy