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L'Oreal Day of Discovery Program

The Women's Dermatologic Society has partnered with L'Oreal USA again in 2019 for this exciting opportunity. Taking place Friday, November 1, 2019, the L'Oreal day of Discovery will welcome WDS members from the US to a day of learning and fun.

Check back in August for how to apply for 2020

Purpose of Award

Selected physicians will meet with the L'Oreal Research team of scientists and chemists to learn about both upstream innovations (molecules, delivery systems) as well as Applied and Advanced research to understand how current ingredients and molecules are used in current and near-term OTC vehicles. This fun filled day includes factory tours of all different aspects of the L'Oreal Research and Innovation system.


  1. Applicants must be WDS Members in good standing in the US
  2. Applicants must be within their 2nd year of residency through 8 years post residency
  3. The recipients must be able to travel to the L'Oreal Headquarters in New York and New Jersey on November 1st

Application Checklist

A complete application ready for submission will include the following materials:

  1. Online Application
  2. Curriculum Vitae (CV)
  3. Current Headshot


Deadline: Friday, October 4, 2019

Applicants will be notified by October 15, 2019

Event takes place Friday, November 1, 2019 8am - 6pm

Recipients outside of the Greater New York Area will need to arrive in NY on October 31, 2019 to be ready for an early start time on November 1, 2019.