The Photomedicine Society
is now doing business as
the Photodermatology Society

Our core goal of promoting a greater understanding of the effects of light in health and disease has not changed.

 

Mission

To promote excellence in clinical care and advancement, education, discovery and innovation of light based therapies.

Vision

To harness the beneficial effects of light while promoting understanding of the importance of photoprotection.

Areas of Interest

  • Sun protection and prevention of skin cancers
  • Light based therapies for skin diseases and beyond
  • Diagnosis of light sensitivity diseases
  • Interaction of environment and skin
  • Use of light for improvement of health

The Society convenes a day-long Annual Scientific Meeting, held just prior to the annual meeting of the American Academy of Dermatology.

The official journal of the Society is Photodermatology, Photoimmunology, & Photomedicine.

Upcoming

29th Annual Meeting of the Photodermatology Society
March 19, 2020
Denver, CO, USA

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