Marta I. Rendon, MD, was unanimously elected as the president of the Skin of Color Society by her medical colleagues at the 2013 American Academy of Dermatology meeting in Miami.
The Skin of Color Society is a professional dermatologic organization dedicated to promoting awareness of and excellence within a specific area of dermatology. Skin of color is defined by the society as individuals who are of Asian, Latino, African, Native American and Pacific Island descent. The Society is committed to the education of health care providers and the general public on dermatologic health issues related to skin of color. Dr. Rendon is a world-renowned, board-certified dermatologist and the founder of the Rendon Center for Dermatology & Aesthetic Medicine in Boca Raton, Florida.