California Society of Dermatology & Dermatologic Surgery Meetings and Conferences Policy on Outside Programs

CalDerm does not endorse, support or participate in the organization of any Outside Programs temporarily related to its Annual Meeting activities.

Outside programs definition:
Activities (seminars, workshops, lectures or social events), accredited or not, that are held during or adjacent to the dates of the CalDerm Annual Meeting, are conducted at the same venue (hotel, resort or conference center) as the CalDerm Annual Meeting, and that are not officially part of the CalDerm Annual Meeting program.

CalDerm Annual Meeting speakers and Board Members are prohibited from serving as faculty or organizers of any outside programs. Outside Programs, if conducted at the same venue as the Annual Meeting, should be held at least one day prior to the commencement of the CalDerm Annual Meeting or begin at least one hour after the conclusion of the final day’s session of the CalDerm Annual Meeting.

Industry Exhibitors:
Each professional exhibitor will be asked to sign an attestation of receipt of a copy of the CalDerm Annual Meeting Policy on Outside Programs.