Online registration is closed! Thank you all of our fantastic attendees for joining us for the SDPA’s Annual Summer Dermatology Conference 2017 in beautiful San Diego, California June 1 – 4 at the Manchester Grand Hyatt.

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Sailing San Diego Bay! Welcome Event
Join us for an exciting evening of fun, food, music and conversation with your Colleagues, Faculty, Partners and Exhibitors at our Sailing San Diego Bay! Welcome Event. This year’s welcome event will be held on the beautiful Admiral Hornblower Yacht on Thursday June 1st from 6:30-9:00pm. Guests can expect a front row seat to a beautiful tour of the bay all while sipping drinks and grabbing a snack.

Cork & Canvas VIP Reception!
(By invitation only) Join us Friday June 2nd from 6:00-8:00pm for a fantastic night of food, drinks and entertainment and the opportunity to paint your masterpiece on canvas. No art experience required, it’s FUN art, not fine art! The reception will be held on the beautiful Iconic Spa Pool on the 2nd floor of the Manchester Grand Hyatt.


Aesthetics & Correctives Pre-Conference Program
This pre-conference program, held May 31st, is a dynamic full day program, featuring both a didactic and demonstration component. The didactic portion provides an in-depth overview of aesthetic and corrective procedures. This program is essential for any practitioner with an interest in the aesthetic and cosmetic field. Only $99 for an entire extra day of CME!

DPAF Virtual Run/Walk for NAAF
Although the Dermatology PA Foundation (DPAF) in the past has gone the traditional route and hosted an in-person timed event this year we are hosting a virtual run/walk in support of the National Alopecia Areata Foundation (NAAF). Learn more about virtual walks here.

Explore San Diego, CA

San Diego is often referred to as “America’s Finest City” and for good reason! Known for its great hotels and accommodations, beautiful weather, pristine beaches, friendly people and a plethora of entertainment, San Diego is a favorite travel destination for visitors across the globe. For families ready to get out and explore the wonders of the world you can’t beat a visit to the San Diego Zoo, SeaWorld San Diego, or the San Diego Zoo Safari Park. Check out the numerous restaurants, amazing food, bars and nightclubs. Take a day to surf. You won’t want to miss this opportunity to learn while also exploring one of America’s finest cities!