Annual Reception

The Annual Member Reception is a great opportunity for professional networking and to hear more about what is new for membership benefits! Meetings are conveniently held during the annual meeting of the American Academy of Dermatology. Attendees must be AARS members or Corporate Benefactors. Join us!


2017 Annual Reception

The 12th Annual AARS Reception was held in Orlando, Florida on Friday, March 3, 2017 from 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM ET at the Rosen Centre.

Thank you to all members who joined us! Below you can find photos and video from the 2017 Annual reception.

The AARS recognized our inaugural AARS President Guy Webster, MD, PhD for his outstanding achievement and commitment to dermatology by naming him as an Honorary Chairman with Distinction. Join us in congratulating Dr. Webster!

At the 12th Annual Reception, the AARS also thanked Dr. Sewon Kang for his dedication and service as our Immediate Past-President. See our video tribute to Dr. Kang below.

Guy Webster, MD, PhD is named Honorary Chairman with Distinction


2016 Annual Reception

The 11th AARS Annual Reception took place on Friday, March 4, 2016 from 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM at the Willard Intercontinental Hotel in Washington, DC.

The 11th Annual Reception was a fantastic opportunity to showcase the legacy of the grant awards through our theme “We Are the Future of Acne and Rosacea.” AARS members and benefactors were able to peruse the published work and commentary about the impact the grant awards have made on the past mentorship and research grant awardees.

Thank you to all who joined us! Below you can find photos and video from the 2016 Annual Reception.