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The National Library of Medicine (NLM)

Medscape Today

The National Institutes of Health (NIH)

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

The Food and Drug Administration

Medical News Today

CenterWatch: Clinical Trials Listing Service



American Academy of Dermatology (AAD)

The American Society for Dermatologic Surgery (ASDS)

American Society for Mohs Surgery

The American College of Mohs Micrographic Surgery & Cutaneous Oncology

American College of Phlebology

International Society of Dermatology

ASLMS - American Society for Laser Medicine and Surgery

American Society of Cosmetic Dermatology and Aesthetic Surgery (ASCDAS)

Society of Dermatology Physician Assistants

American Academy of Cosmetic Surgery

American Society of Dermatopathology



Dermatology Foundation - a charitable organization dedicated to dermatology research.

The University of Iowa Dermatology – offers links to many dermatology sites.

The Internet Dermatology Society - includes the Electronic Textbook of Dermatology.

Rxderm Archives – discussions about skin conditions, dermatologists can sign up for the online discussion group and correspond with other dermatologists.


Society of Dermatology Physician Assistants

DermIS - University of Erlangen, Germany dermatology site with lectures, case reports and a large image database.

Skindex - has expert perspectives on the latest research, diagnostic techniques and treatment.

RxList Internet Drug Index - a good reference site for drug interactions and consumer information



Dermatology Internet Service (DermIS) - from the University of Erlangen includes the largest online atlas, plus much more.

Dermatlas - from Johns Hopkins University is an excellent and expanding dermatology atlas, including many images regarding pediatric dermatology.

Dermatologic Image Database - from the University of Iowa College of Medicine's Department of Dermatology, includes many excellent low-resolution images.

On-line Atlas of Dermatology and Rheumatology - a collection of images of cutaneous manifestations of rheumatic diseases.

Loyola University's dermatology site - has good clinical and histologic images.

Atlas of Medical Parasitology



DermPathTutor - from the University of Iowa is an outstanding site. It includes many images and a dictionary of terms.

Dr. Huntley's melanoma course - for medical students from the University of California at Davis.

A melanoma instruction course for physicians.

DermWeb - has a comprehensive list of dermatology journals.

NYU's Skin Oncology Teaching Center

AcadermIS - case reports from the University of Erlangen, Germany.



The University of Iowa - has many skin disease support groups.

The American Academy of Dermatology - has a large list of foundations, institutions and support groups.

The National Institutes of Health Office of Rare Diseases - has information on over 6000 rare diseses.


National Alopecia Areata Foundation

National Psoriasis Foundation

Scleroderma Foundation

The Skin Cancer Foundation

National Vitiligo Foundation

NeedyMeds - with information about programs provided by drug manufacturers to help patients who cannot afford the medications they need.


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