SOURCE: Canadian Dermatology Association

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February 08, 2016 11:41 ET

Media Advisory: The Canadian Dermatology Association (CDA) Invites Submissions for Its 2016 Public Education Awards Program

The 2016 Awards Will Be Presented for Projects Completed in Calendar Year 2015; DEADLINE: February 15, 2016

OTTAWA, ON--(Marketwired - February 08, 2016) - The Canadian Dermatology Association (CDA) invites submissions for its 2016 Public Education Awards Program. This program is designed to publicly recognize the role played by the media, not-for-profit health organizations and industry in furthering the understanding of dermatology issues and encouraging healthy behaviour in the medical, surgical and cosmetic care of skin, hair and nails.

The call for entries can be found by visiting Entries can include articles, projects and activity descriptions, materials and/ or videos. They must be received by February 15, 2016. Please visit the CDA website,, for further entry requirements and details.

All winners will be notified by May 1, 2016. The awards will be presented at the CDA's President's Banquet in Saskatoon, SK, June 25, 2016.

The Canadian Dermatology Association, founded in 1925, represents Canadian dermatologists. The association provides easy access to the largest, most reliable source of medical knowledge on dermatology. CDA exists to advance the science and art of medicine and surgery related to the care of the skin, hair and nails; provide continuing professional development for its members; support and advance patient care; provide public education on sun protection and other aspects of skin health; and promote a lifetime of healthier skin, hair and nails. By doing so, CDA informs and empowers both medical professionals and the Canadian public.

Contact Information

  • For further information, please contact
    Maura Hope
    Manager, Member Services
    1-800-267-3376 ext. 224