WHO ARE WE
The Australasian Society of Cosmetic Dermatologists (ASCD) is an organisation established by the Skin Health Institute as a self- governing sub-committee, with its own Board and dedicated fund. It is a not-for-profit organisation, with membership open to all Australian and New Zealand dermatologists.
The ASCD was established in 2016, and in 2019 the New Zealand Society of Dermatologists formed the NZ chapter of the ASCD, and contributed a member to the Advisory Board.
To share dermatologists’ expertise and deliver quality training in cosmetic dermatology to improve care for patients.
To be internationally recognised as the source of dermatology expertise that is shared with those delivering cosmetic skin care and procedures.
We provide education and training in cosmetic dermatology.
We help cosmetic practitioners to develop their expertise and optimise patient care.
The ASCD facilitates world-class educational opportunities for all Healthcare Professionals, Nurses and Practice Staff who have a focus on Cosmetic Dermatology.