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Upcoming Events:

2019 PDX Skincare Festival

2019 PDX Skincare Festival

Date: Saturday, May 18th, 2019
Time: 9 a.m. - 3 p.m.
Place: Robertson Life Sciences Building, South Waterfront

Join us for the 2nd annual PDX Skincare Festival — a free community event uniting health care and skincare to spread melanoma awareness and education. Featuring free services from skincare professionals, free skin cancer screenings, a 5K benefit walk, melanoma symposium and more!

To learn more, visit our event page.

2018 PDX Skincare Festival

PDX Skincare Festival

Date: Saturday, May 19th, 2018
Time: 9:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Place: Collaborative Life Sciences Building, South Waterfront

The 2018 PDX Skincare Festival was an enormous success thanks to all of our participants and generous volunteers! Check out our event recap page for a video recap and by the numbers summary.

2017 Montagna Symposium on the Biology of Skin


Date: October 12 - 16
Place: Skamania Lodge, Stevenson, WA

Registration and full conference info

Dr. Eric Simpson featured in New England Journal of Medicine for work on potentially groundbreaking eczema drug.

Dr. Eric Simpson

Dr. Eric Simpson, Professor and Director of Clinical Research, was lead author on the newly published New England Journal of Medicine article for his work on an international Phase III trial for a potentially groundbreaking atopic dermatitis drug. 

Brandy Castillo Awarded Golden Rose

Brandy Castillo 

On Wednesday, April 27th, 5th floor PAS Specialist Brandy Castillo was awarded a Golden Rose, the highest honor recognizing exemplary service provided above and beyond the scope of her normal job. She is pictured above with the School of Medicine Dean Mark Richardson. Congratulations!



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