About CDA


The Canadian Dermatology Association, founded in 1925, represents Canadian dermatologists.  The association exists to advance the science and art of medicine and surgery related to the care of the skin, hair and nails; provide continuing professional development for its members; support and advance patient care; provide public education on sun protection and other aspects of skin health; and promote a lifetime of healthier skin, hair and nails.

A Short History of Dermatology in Canada

National Office Staff


Linda M. Jones
Interim Chief Executive Officer
ljones@dermatology.ca

Olu Akinwumi
Manager, Professional Education
oakinwumi@dermatology.ca

Pamela Belfer
Manager, Corporate Services
pbelfer@dermatology.ca

Sarah Boardman
Interim Human Resources Specialist
sboardman@dermatology.ca

Jack Gorman
Officer, Finance and Contracts
jgorman@dermatology.ca

Sandra Hamway
Manager, Marketing & Communications
shamway@dermatology.ca

Caroline Herzberg
Director, Health Policy and Accreditation
cherzberg@dermatology.ca

Maura Hope
Manager, Membership Services
mhope@dermatology.ca

Suzanne Joyal
Director, Digital Innovation
sjoyal@dermatology.ca 

Nimmi Lawrence (on leave)
Manager, Marketing & Communications

Niki Manolikakis
Coordinator, Education & Administration
nmanolikakis@dermatology.ca