The A. Paul Kelly, MD Research Award and Lectureship from the American Academy of Dermatology Association recognizes the outstanding contribution of dermatologists, who throughout their careers have been committed to researching issues associated with skin of color and improving dermatological care for patients. The selected lecturer will receive a cash award of $10,000 and present a lecture of approximately 30 minutes at the summer Innovation Academy’s Plenary session.
- The recipient selected may be a physician or non-physician of national or international stature.
- The recipient should be a recognized expert whose contributions to the understanding of skin diseases in people of color and/or underserved patient populations have been outstanding in innovation and practice.
- The recipient should still be actively engaged in clinically important research and investigation.
- The recipient should have proven ability as a communicator, both verbal and written.
Nominations close in June 2023.