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

We are pleased to announce the results of the 2018 June K. Robinson MD Poster Contest

Next Monthly Conference -- The next CDS conference is on Wednesday, September 12 in Rosemont.   

Monthly conference schedules
Projected 2019 - 2020

News & Member Items

  • New! We are pleased to announce that dermatology will be the first specialty to take advantage of a new group membership program with the Illinois State Medical Society.  VIEW DETAILS HERE

  • Our dear friend and long-time member, Sophie Worobec MD, passed away on Thursday, July 12.  Read Sophie's obituary.

  • View current announcements posted by CDS members.