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, May 10th.   
Get details HERE

Monthly conference schedules

This year - 2016-2017 
Next year - 2017-2018

News & Member Items

  • New! The CDS and the American Cancer Society announce a skin cancer screening project to take place during February 2017.  CLICK HERE for details and to volunteer.