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Resources & Awards

Residents and Fellows receive many benefits by joining the WDS.

No dues are assessed for resident/fellow members of the WDS. In addition, membership dues are discounted more than 50% for the first year following residency/fellowship

Receive Free Tickets to Upcoming WDS Events

As a Resident, you have access to FREE TICKETS to some of our Upcoming Events.
Email Maggie Gruennert to reserve your space.

Free tickets are currently available for the following events:

  • No Free tickets are available at the moment. Check back later for future events

Apply for the WDS Mentorship Award 

Created to help promote the concept of mentorship within the WDS by establishing long-term relationships between mentors and mentees. The purpose of the award is develop mentoring relationships that might not otherwise be possible due to distance or funding availability.

Application Deadline: June 2, 2017


Apply for the Academic Research Award

Provides funding for residents, post-residency fellows, junior faculty, and early-career dermatologists performing basic science or clinical research, relevant to the field of dermatology. Awards up to $10,000 each are awarded on a competitive basis. These awards are intended to help the recipient further his or her academic career, and may serve as a basis for obtaining further funding.

Application Deadline: May 19, 2017


Apply for Research Grants through the National Psoriasis Foundation

This year the Foundation is offering six different research grant opportunities: Discovery Grants, Translational Research Grants, Early Career Research Grants, Bridge Grants, the 2017 Public Health Challenge Grant, and Psoriatic Arthritis Research Grants. The NPF Research Program funds and promotes research into psoriatic disease and related comorbidities, under NPF's mission of finding a cure for psoriatic disease and improving the lives of those affected.