News and Events

The Department of Dermatology at IU School of Medicine offers a range of educational and social programs throughout the year. To get details about programs and events provided by the Department of Dermatology, explore the Dermatology calendar.

Department Programs

Grand Rounds

IU School of Medicine Department of Dermatology hosts CME-accredited Grand Round lectures that offer cutting-edge information about clinical dermatology. Grand Round lectures are held on the first and third Wednesdays of each month.

Cutaneous Biology Course

We are hosting the 23rd Annual Introduction to Cutaneous Biology basic science course at the Crowne Plaza at Historic Union Station on Friday, November 16, 2018 (8-5) and Saturday, November 17, 2018 (8-12).  This two-day course will cover a broad spectrum of disciplines including: cutaneous structure and function; pharmacology; photobiology; molecular biology; immunodermatology; and surgery. We will be charging a registration fee of $225 for this year’s course. All attendees must register online.

We will accept on-line registration for attendees paying with credit card and check.  If you will be paying by check please go online to register and then click pay later. This will add you to our registration list and will prompt the confirmation sheet to be mailed in with your check.

Mail Checks to:
            Indiana University
IU Conferences
PO Box 6212
Indianapolis, IN 46206-62120

Location of Conference:
Crowne Plaza at Historic Union Station
123 West Louisiana Street
Indianapolis, IN  46225

For hotel reservations at the Crowne Plaza contact the hotel directly, or book online at:

IU Department of Dermatology

The Hotel’s course rates are:  single room and double room of $135.00+ 17% tax. * Please note this rate is only available until 11/1/18.

After checking availability be sure to enter the code DER into the group code section to receive the special rate.  If you call to reserve be sure to mention that you are with the IU Cutaneous Biology Course to obtain the course discount rate.

Please feel free to contact me with any questions or concerns.

Kelli Cassidy
Residency & Fellowship Program Coordinator
Indiana University School of Medicine
Department of Dermatology