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The 2018 SKINPACT Awards Finalists

It’s now your turn to vote for your preferred project in each category!


The 10 Finalists in the 2018 North American SKINPACT Awards have been announced! The Expert Panel have carefully reviewed the high caliber submissions to determine this year's finalists.

Discover the shortlisted projects and decide which will get YOUR VOTE for a Community Award in each category.

excellence in education
The DREAM Tool

The DREAM Tool - Dermatology Rheumatology Educational Tool for Autoimmune Manifestations

Project Leader: Jan Dutz and Coll.

From: Ottawa, ON, Canada


Providing the Providers

Providing the Providers - an initiative to improve first line dermatology care to aboriginal communities in Northern Quebec

Project Leader: Elizabeth O'Brien and Coll.

From: Montreal, QC, Canada


See It to Believe It

See It to Believe It - indoor tanning graphic warning labels for skin cancer prevention

Project Leader: Jennifer McWhirter and Coll.

From: Toronto & Guelph, ON, Canada


Hidradenitis Suppurativa

Improving the quality of life of patients with Hidradenitis Suppurativa

Project Leader: Ellen Pritchett and Coll.

From: Detroit, MI, USA


The Sun Smart Life

The Sun Smart Life - A program to teach sun safety practices to young children

Project Leader: Tracy Callahan and Coll.

From: Cary, NC, USA


Community leadership
Using telemedicine

Using telemedicine to extend the reach of dermatology into the Mississippi Delta

Project Leader: Robert Brodell and Coll.

From: Jackson, MS, USA


Camp Liberté

Camp Liberté - where kids are all the same, no matter the skin they’re in

Project Leader: Danielle Marcoux and Coll.

From: Ottawa, ON, Canada


The impact of skin disease on Navajo children

The impact of skin disease on Navajo children and their families: identification and barriers to treatment of high impact dermatologic conditions

Project Leader: Stephanie Klein and Coll.

From: Salt Lake City, UT, USA


Love The Skin You Are In

"Love The Skin You Are In" Family Day

Project Leader: Alanna Bree and Coll.

From: Houston, TX, USA


Camp Wonder

Camp Wonder - Childhood Without Limits for children with life-threatening and chronic skin disease

Project Leader: Francesca Tenconi and Coll.

From: Walnut Creek, CA, USA


Now it's up to you to CAST YOUR VOTES !

We invite the international dermatology community to vote in support of your preferred projects. Which projects would you like to see be given a boost in both the Community Leadership and Excellence in Education categories?

Take your part in the 2018 SKINPACT Awards and support your North American dermatology colleagues.

Can I vote? Yes, if you are a:
- dermatology healthcare professional (dermatologist, doctor/physician, nurse, healthcare worker)
- medical student
- patient leader (dermatology patient associations)

Join us and our esteemed 2018 partners, the Women’s Dermatological Society and the Canadian Dermatology Association, in recognizing a responsible dermatology community. Don't miss YOUR OPPORTUNITY TO VOTE!

Online voting is open until January 15, 2019.