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||“Dermatologist from the Heart” Program
La Roche-Posay announces a groundbreaking initiative to make dermatology available to all through community-oriented projects to support initiatives designed to enhance the quality of life for patients. Projects should fall under one of the following five categories:
A 5-member panel of dermatologists will select the winning proposal to be announced in October. The winner will receive $10,000 to realize this humanitarian project! Download the DTFH press release and brochure to learn more about the program. Applications are due by September 1, 2013. Download, complete, sign and submit the attached application form and rules document to:
- Information and Prevention
- Health Professional Training
- Advice and Support
- Improving Social Integration
- Improving Access to Healthcare
La Roche-Posay Laboratoire Dermatologique
575 5th Avenue, 20th Floor
New York, NY 10017
||SOS – Save Our Skin
La Roche-Posay expands it SOS – Save Our Skin Sun Safety Initiative with strategic partnerships. The goal of SOS – Save Our Skin is to not only inform Americans about the dangers of UV rays and the importance of sun safety, but to also incite true behavioral change, such as incorporating sun protection in their daily routines and visiting their dermatologists for regular skin checks. The SOS – Save Our Skin campaign lives through a series of initiative including skin checks at Yankee’s games in New York and the sponsorship of the Women’s Dermatologic Society’s (WDS) Play Safe in the Sun campaign to spread the message of sun safety and skin cancer prevention to the public. The outreach includes a series of community service events, such as large-scale outdoor events and grassroots activities. WDS members will conduct skin checks in their local areas as part of the public health initiative to educate about sun safe behaviors. Additionally, La Roche-Posay provides thousands of sunscreen samples per year to be distributed at events. Educational materials containing information on sun safety practices are also be distributed.
||Women's Dermatologic Society
The goal of the Women's Dermatologic Society (WDS) is to help women in dermatology realize and fulfill their greatest potential. To achieve this goal we rely on the active participation of our members, who represent a diverse cross section of professionals in the areas of private practice, academia, managed care and industry.
||National Rosacea Society
The National Rosacea Society is a nonprofit organization whose mission is to improve the lives of people with rosacea by raising awareness, providing public health information and supporting medical research on this widespread but little-known disorder.
||Skin Cancer Foundation
Since its founding in 1979, The Skin Cancer Foundation has set the standard for educating the public and the medical profession about skin cancer, its prevention by means of sun protection, and the need for early detection and prompt, effective treatment. It is the only international organization devoted solely to combating the world's most common cancer, now occurring at epidemic levels.
||Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America
The Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America (AAFA) promotes advocacy for public policies to improve the quality of life for people with asthma and allergies. The focus is primarily on better access to care, more prevention and increasing funding for research – these core principles drive our policy agenda and our day-to-day advocacy work.