PCDSC is open to Physicians Licensed in Canada and Residents Licensed in Canada with a special interest in Dermatology.

Please complete the ONLINE membership application to join! We encourage you to play an integral part in this association to maintain quality standards of clinical excellence in the field of Primary Care Dermatology.

We look forward to welcoming you as a member of the Primary Care Dermatology Society of Canada (PCDSC).


  • Preferred Registration Rates to attend our Annual Conference and Workshops.
  • Information posted at www.pcdsc.ca under “Annual Conference”. Marketing campaigns will be sent by email.
  • Resources: We will feature journals, articles, and publications of interest to our Members.
  • PCDSC logo: The logo may be used by the physician member on their website as long as their membership is in good standing with PCDSC. If there is more than one physician working at the medical clinic, all physicians must be a member to use these logos on the website. If not, member may use logo on their biography page only. Please contact the PCDSC office atinfo@pcdsc.ca to request these logos.
  • Improve the Excellence of your Practice/Clinic: The PCDSC name and membership provides additional credibility to your practice/clinic.
  • Networking opportunities with peers.
  • Annual Certificate of Membership.
  • Certificate of Attendance at CME Events/training courses.

Membership Categories

A “General Member may be any physician who holds a valid medical license in Canada, and is in good standing with their provincial College of Physicians and Surgeons, who has received extra training in dermatology and has a Diploma in Dermatology or equivalent at a minimum. Physicians in this category would ideally spend more than 50% of their time doing dermatology. A General Member shall have a vote at any General Meeting, may serve as a Director and may hold office.

An “Associate Member” may be any physician with an interest in dermatology, or a physician who holds a valid medical license in another country or any person who, in the judgement of the Directors from time to time, is employed directly or indirectly in the profession of Dermatology and has an interest in the conduct of the profession in Canada. Associate Members shall not have a vote at any General Meeting of the Society, may not serve as a Director of hold office.

A “Resident Member” may be any person who is enrolled as a student in any Dermatology program recognized by the Directors from time to time, and who is not otherwise eligible for membership.

A “Student Member” does not have voting privileges but shall be able to hold office.

Online Membership Application

Please select a membership type:

Membership dues for 2021 are $350.00.  Dues not received by March 31, 2021 will have a late fee of $75.00 applied to the membership fee.