Membership Benefits and Milestones of the Association
Pune - under Dr. N.G. Patwardhan and Dr. Sharad Mutalik
Delhi - at Safdarjung Hospital under Dr. Niti Khunger
Bengaluru - at Venkat Charmalaya under Dr. Venkataram Mysore
Chennai - under Maya Vedamurthy
Bengaluru - at BMCRI under Dr. H. V. Nataraja
Srinagar - at CUTIS Institute of Dermatology, under Dr. Imran Majid
Mentorship Program :
ACS(I) conducts month-long Training Fellowships for its members at the following centers:
All new members can opt to have a senior cutaneous surgeon as a mentor.
Official Journal :
Journal of Cutaneous and Aesthetic Surgery (JCAS) is PubMed Indexed and is made available for all members.
Free Subscription for Members :
Members also receive SKINMED and Journal of Drugs in Dermatology online free.
Online benefits :
Members can access Patient information material for Dermatosurgery procedures and a directory of all members on the Association website.
Official Textbook :
ACS(I) Textbook of Cutaneous and Aesthetic Surgery (Editor in-Chief: Dr. Venkataram Mysore) is a unique book focusing on lasers, aesthetic and Dermatosurgery. Members get a 30% discount on quoting membership number to the publisher JAYPEE Brothers.
Research grants and innovation awards
for life members
Dermatosurgery Registry for patient records and adverse effects :
A unique, first of its kind program, wherein an online software and registry has been launched free of cost to all members.
International Activities :
ACS(I) is a member of DASIL (Dermatologists and Aesthetic Surgeons International League, and ILDS (International League of Dermatological Societies). It conducts sister society session at the World Congress of Cosmetic Dermatology (WCOCD).
Practice Management Assistance :
Legal assistance for medicolegal issues and advice regarding setting up clinics and purchase of lasers and other equipment is made available to members on request.
ACS(I) on social media :
Members can join the Association Facebook and LinkedIn groups for 24 x 7 interaction on academic and other issues.