L-R: Conner Chan, MD – Deputy Chair, State Society Relationship Committee, AAD Kim Edhegard, MD – NCDA Secretary Treasurer, Matilda Nicholas, MD – NCDA Immediate Past President, Donna Culton, MD – NCDA Rep to AAD Advisory Board, former NCDA Past President, Craig Burkhart, MD – former NCDA Past President and Dhwani Mehta, MD – NCDA Young Physician Chair


The North Carolina Medical Society is excited to announce that the American Academy of Dermatology (AAD), and the State Society Relationship Committee (SSRC), awarded the North Carolina Dermatology Association (NCDA) with a 2022 American Academy of Dermatology Model State with Honors Award.

This Award recognizes your achievements in advocacy, education, community impact, and member development; in addition to the many outstanding programs and initiatives that they have facilitated throughout North Carolina.

The NCMS proudly staffs and supports the management of the NCDA and its work treating patients in North Carolina.

In continuing this great work, the NCDA will host a White Coat Advocacy Day with members of the NC General Assembly on March 29th, 2023. If attending, please meet at the NCMS office in Raleigh at 8:30am. To RSVP for this event, please contact Hannah Rice, Manager, NCMS Fundraising and Grassroots Advocacy at [email protected]