Author Archives: DPAF Staff

#Giving Tuesday this November 30th

You won’t forget Black Friday….. You won’t forget Cyber Monday…… Don’t forget to donate on #GivingTuesday. GivingTuesday is a special time of the year where your giving helps make our mission possible.  Donate Now Don’t forget #GivingTuesday 2021, Tuesday November 30, 2021. On last year’s #GivingTuesday, you helped ensure that kids got to go to […]

2019 DPAF PA Research Grant Recipient Mallory Aycock, MPA, PA-C: Using Online Dermatology Training Technology to Improve Dermatology Diagnostic Skills

Mallory Aycock, MPA, PA-C was awarded the 2019 DPAF Physician Assistant Research Grant to evaluate the effectiveness of online dermatology training technology in improving the understanding of dermatologic diagnoses among as PAs and PA students. Her innovative project, entitled “Evaluating the Use of Supplemental Training Technologies in Dermatology Education” focuses on the use and effectiveness […]

The Dermatology PA Foundation Announces $250,000 Research grant from Sun Pharma for PA Led Dermatology research

The Dermatology PA Foundation (DPAF) is honored to announce the establishment of our first ever PA specific research grant program. Through this program, made possible through a generous research grant from Sun Pharma, the DPAF hopes to inspire and achieve progress in the field of dermatology by funding education for dermatology PAs, as well as […]

Online Registration Open for 2020 SDPA Dermatology Conference in Denver

Registration is now OPEN! Please read the following important information prior to registering, then use the “Register Now” button at the bottom of the page to register for the SDPA Annual Summer Dermatology Conference 2020. If you are a MEMBER of SDPA your registration will pull certain information from your membership profile, verify your member status and assign […]

Apply For A Research Grant

Thanks to a generous research grant from Sun Pharma, The Dermatology PA Foundation (DPAF) is honored to announce the establishment of our first ever PA specific research grant program.   Download your Application Packet and apply.

The DPAF 5K Run/Walk for the Hidradenitis Suppurativa Foundation Is Open!

Sponsored by ABBVIE Registration Open June 28, 2018 to July 31, 2018 This year the DPAF’s annual charitable run/walk will be in honor of the Hidradenitis Suppurativa Foundation! Registration opened on June 28th nationwide. Anyone can register and participate from anywhere in the country between June 28 and July 31st. Virtual participants will receive their commemorative items […]

Now Available: The Mental Health Comorbidities of Psoriasis

THE MENTAL HEALTH COMORBIDITIES OF PSORIASIS (AVAILABLE NOW) The Mental Health Comorbidities of Psoriasis is a special complimentary course brought to you by The DPAF. Join Dr. Richard Fried, Bethany Grubb, MPAS, PA-C, and Dr. Jeffrey Weinberg for this unique learning experience with a more conversational tone between these three industry experts outside of a conference setting. This […]

Nominations for the DPAF Board of Trustees – Now Open!

The DPAF is looking for new members to join our Board of Trustees! Adding fresh perspectives, enthusiasm and expertise to our leadership is critical to the success of the DPAF, and we would welcome your nominations. The DPAF is the 501c3 philanthropic arm of the Society of Dermatology Physician Assistants (SDPA). We strive to inspire hope and […]

PA Volunteers for Camp Wonder 2018 – Applications Open Now!

Volunteer to be a 2018 camp wonder counselor! Applications are now open for PA Volunteers for the Summer 2018 Camp Wonder. The DPAF Board will review applications and will select two applicants to represent the DPAF at the camp. Selected PAs will attend the week long session to volunteer their time as a PA and […]

Thank You! The DPAF 2nd Annual Silent Auction Was a Great Success

The DPAF 2nd Annual Silent Auction was a great success! Thank you to everyone who submitted bids. As you know, all net proceeds from the auction will benefit Camp Wonder. Hosted by the Children’s Skin Disease Foundation (CSDF), Camp Wonder provides children with severe skin diseases an opportunity to take a break from being a […]