Volume 10 - Issue 12 - December 2002

F rom practice issues to devices to drugs, 2002 offered an array of notable developments for dermatologists. In many cases, advances were evolutionary as opposed to revolutionary. To get a sense of this year’s top trends and issues, we spoke with leaders at the American Academy of Dermatology (AAD), American Society for Dermatologic Surgery (ASDS), and American Society for Laser Medicine and Surgery (ASLMS). Their insights provide an incisive look at the past year and a glimpse into what 2003 may hold. PRACTICE ISSUES Non-physician Practice of Medicine Leaders in dermatology