Association of Professors of Dermatology

Association of Professors of Dermatology

DAAG

The Dermatology Academic Administrators Group (DAAG) is to provide networking and educational opportunities that will promote professional growth of academic administrators.  This will facilitate leadership and collaboration between dermatology departments/divisions in the changing world of academic medicine.

DAAG MEMBERSHIP CRITERIA - Full time administrators working in an academic dermatology department are encouraged to become members.

APD MEMBER DUES FOR ADMINISTRATORS/COORDINATORS  - $100.00 per year

Link to Apply for APD Membership Online    //    Link for a Printable APD Membership Application
(Select Administrator/Coordinator from the dropdown list of membership options.)

DAAG OBJECTIVES
The objectives of the DAAG Section are to:
(1)   Provide a forum of networking opportunities for the exchange of information to promote dermatology education, research, patient care and service
        -    Peer participation in development of annual program and other educational/networking venues.
        -    Further develop other communication tools (i.e. listserve, blog, linkedin)
        -    Roundtable discussion at the annual meeting
(2)   Share best practices and lessons learned to promote dermatology education, research, patient care and service
        -    Develop a central web page for shared documents on topics of mutual interest
        -    Share academic specific experiences/issues/outcomes through the annual meeting, website,
              and list-serves or other venues
        -    Specific topic speakers, presentations and roundtable discussions at the annual meeting
(3)   Receive updates on current and pending legislation and regulations regarding academic dermatology
        -     Updates through communication tools
        -     Speakers and presentations from legislative and regulatory bodies at annual meeting
(4)   Develop a better understanding of issues faced by Chairs/Chiefs/Education Directors
        -      Attendance at annual meeting
        -      Post presentations from meetings on website
        -      Encourage exchange of information; promote discussion and development of strategies with the Chairs
               around issues presented at the annual meeting
(5)   Educational opportunities for the administrator to enhance their skills
        -       Provide resources through communication tools
        -       Speakers and presentations on leadership, professionalism, and management at annual meeting
(6)   Growth of membership
        -       Outreach to academic programs not currently participating

APD DAAG members also benefit  from belonging to the DAAG listserv.


DERMATOLOGY ACADEMIC ADMINISTRATORS GROUP (DAAG) STEERING COMMITTEE
KATHLEEN RYAN MORGAN
Chair
2017-2021
University of Colorado, Denver
 
DAVID LONG
Vice Chair
2016-2021

University of Rochester Medical Center

KARIN BANACH
Immediate Past Chair
2017-2019

University of South Florida

TOM GUTOWSKI
2016-2021
New York University, Langone Medical Center
 
SANDRA KOZLOWSKI
Term:  2017-2020
Northwestern Medical Group