Welcome to the CDS

Our Mission

The purpose of the Chicago Dermatological Society is to educate its members and guests (medical residents and students) in dermatology and its subspecialties and to promote:

  • Excellence in patient care
  • Adherence to a high level of ethical conduct and professionalism
  • Dermatology related research
  • A spirit of community among its members
  • Public interest relating to dermatology

Items of Interest

Welcome to the new CDS website!  We hope you will like the new look and features.  As we make this transition, there could be a few minor disruptions as we finish building the content.  Please accept our apology if there are any inconveniences. (posted 12/29/2013)


Education & Programs

Next Monthly Conference -- 
The next CDS conference is on Wednesday, December 3 at the Gleacher Center (University of Chicago business school downtown).  CLICK HERE for details and registration.

Monthly conference schedules
2014-2015 Meetings

News & Member Items

  • We are very sad to announce the passing of longtime member and former UIC chair, Dr. Lawrence Solomon, on October 8, 2014.  
    CLICK HERE to view an interview we recorded in 2011.  
    Dr. Solomon's obituary can be seen here.
  • We are sorry to announce the passing of another longtime member, Dr. James McNeese, on August 28, 2014. He died peacefully at home. Dr. McNeese's obituary can be seen here.



Last Updated on Monday, November 11, 2013 08:10 AM