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, April 18th.   
Get details here!

IDS Practice Management & Coding Workshop - January 24, 2018. CLICK HERE for more details.

Monthly conference schedules
2017-2018 Schedule 

News & Member Items

  • View current announcements posted by CDS members.

  • NEW!  CDS is pleased to announce the June K. Robinson Poster Competition.  Posters should educate health professionals about unusual clinical cases, novel research findings or innovative medical management/procedures.  CLICK HERE for complete details.