Society of Dermatology Nurse Practitioners

The mission of the Society of Dermatology Nurse Practitioners (SDNP) is to promote excellence in advanced practice dermatology nursing. 

The SDNP is the only exclusive Dermatology Nurse Practitioner organization. There are currently ~ 5,000 dermatology nurse practitioners who are part of the integral fabric of the dermatology landscape. These dedicated clinicians deliver high-quality dermatological care that encompasses medical, surgical, and aesthetic dermatology.


Become a member of SDNP! Your membership will support SDNP in becoming the leading organization for Dermatology Nurse Practitioners. 

SDNP is now offering free membership to those that are certified DCNP, and practice full or part-time! 

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SDNP 2022 Annual Symposium

Thank you to all who joined us for our third annual symposium at the Gaylord Opryland in Nashville, TN. We had engaging educational sessions on Friday and Saturday, April 22nd–23rd with valuable information specific to the professional practice of Dermatology NPs. We’re proud to support you with events like these because what we do as dermatology nurse practitioners matters more than ever.

View the 2022 Annual Symposium Recap

Save the Date for the SDNP 2023 Annual Symposium!

We are excited to announce that the 2023 SDNP Annual Symposium will be taking place in Park City at the Zermatt Utah Resort & Spa, April 20-23, 2023. Don’t forget to save the date!