Annual Meeting

Join your colleagues for four days of educational programming at PDA's 73rd Annual Meeting at the Resort at Squaw Creek in Lake Tahoe, California. PDA 2021 will offer both practical and cutting-edge content that spans the entire spectrum of medical and surgical dermatologic topics.   

YOUR MEETING, YOUR WAY!  PDA 2021 will be a hybrid meeting, offering attendees the option to participate in person or virtually through our online platform.   For our in person attendees, PDA is committed to holding a safe, productive and successful meeting.  We will be implementing safety protocols recommended by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) as well as federal, state, and local health authorities.  In person attendees will see heightened levels of cleanliness and safety accommodations at PDA 2021.


  • Acne & Rosacea
  • Autoimmune Disorders
  • Cannabinoids
  • Controversies in Medicine
  • Dermatopathology
  • Dermatologic Surgery
  • Pediatric Dermatology
  • Physician-Patient Relationship
  • Skin of Color
  • Wounds & Ulcers


Jim Del Rosso, DO
Del Rosso Dermatology Research

Bruce Thiers, MD
Medical University of South Carolina

Kristina Callis Duffin, MD
University of Utah

Seth Matarasso, MD
Dermatology Medical Group of San Francisco

Beth Ruben, MD
Palo Alto Medical Foundation

Bruce Ragsdale, MD
Western Pathology

Melanie Palm, MD
Art of Skin MD

Todd Anhalt, MD
California Skin Institute

Natasha Mesinkovska, MD
University of California, Irvine

Jeff Sugarman, MD, Ph.D
Redwood Family Dermatology


Neal Bhatia, MD
Therapeutics Dermatology
Beth Ruben, MD
Palo Alto Medical Foundation