The Call for Abstracts is now open for the 2018 Conference!

The CDA 93rd Annual Conference now invites abstract submissions for oral and poster presentations from CDA Members for consideration in the conference program. Abstract submissions will be accepted online at

We particularly encourage submissions related to these specific areas:

  1.  Advocacy in dermatology
  2. Basic Science
  3. Blistering disorders and connective tissue disorders
  4. Cosmetic dermatology
  5. Cutaneous infectious diseases
  6. Dermatitis
  7. Dermatologic Surgery
  8. Education and community service
  9. Epidemiology & Health Services Administration
  10. Hair and nail disorders

11. Hidradenitis suppurativa
12. Internal medicine in dermatology
13. Melanoma and pigmentary disorders
14. Mucous membrane and genital diseases
15. Non-melanoma skin cancers
16. Psoriasis and papulosquamous disorders
17. Therapeutics
18. Wound healing and scar
19. Posters from Industry
20. Miscellaneous

Important Dates
Abstract Submission Deadline:  January 29, 2018
Notice of Abstract Adjudication:  February 26, 2018
Early Registration Deadline:  March 30, 2018
Conference Registration Deadline (for presenting authors):  March 30, 2018
Hotel Reservation Deadline:  May 25, 2018
Deadline for Online Poster Submissions:  May 25, 2018