Murad Alam, MD, MBA, took office as the new president of the American Society for Dermatologic Surgery (ASDS) at the society’s annual meeting in Phoenix last week. Dr. Alam is a professor of dermatology, otolaryngology and surgery and vice chair of the department of dermatology at Northwestern University in Chicago. He has been an active ASDS member for 15 years and currently serves as chair of the ASDS Cosmetic Dermatologic Surgery Fellowship Accreditation and ASDSA Federal Affairs Work Groups.
Adam M. Rotunda, MD is now president-elect. Based in Newport Beach, he serves as assistant clinical professor in the division of dermatology at the University of California Los Angeles David Geffen School of Medicine and is an assistant volunteer clinical professor at the University of California Irvine School of Medicine.
ASDS members also elected a new vice president, treasurer and three members of the Board of Directors.
Marc D. Brown, MD, is vice president. He currently serves as director of the division of Mohs surgery and cutaneous oncology and professor of dermatology and oncology at the University of Rochester’s School of Medicine in Rochester, New York.
Former board member Dee Anna Glaser, MD,...