Skin of Color Update will to be held in New York City, September 9 – 11, 2022.  Live sessions, Q&A, live demonstrations, poster sessions and panel discussions will be included in the program.

Category Before February 15, 2022 Thru July 15, 2022 After July 15, 2022
Physician – US $229 $279 $329
Dermatology Residents and Post Residency Fellows US $179 $229 $279
Dermatology NPs and PAs – US $229 $279 $329
Dermatology Nurses, Aestheticians, Medical Staff, Medical Students, Research Fellow, Office Staff US $479 $529 $579
Non-US Dermatology MD, NP, PA $829 $879 $929
PhD/Industry/Non Medical/PharmD/Allied Health* $1,399 $1,399 $1,399
Contact Michael Carroll at [email protected] for information about supporting the event.

Cancellation policy: If you wish to cancel your registration, please email [email protected]. A 40% cancellation fee will be applied to cancellations submitted prior to August 15th. No refunds will be given after August 15th. There is no fee to transfer your registration to the following year.


General session recording add-on is available for $89. The recordings are available ONLY to onsite attendees. You may select this option during registration. 

If you are currently a medical student, fellow or dermatology resident interested in applying for Skin of Color Update 2022 scholarships please send the following to [email protected]
– Letter of recommendation from your institution
– C.V.
– Letter describing why you want to come to Skin of Color Update

Spaces are limited. Apply today.


Sheraton New York Times Square Hotel
811 7th Avenue
New York, NY 10019

Skin of Color Update will take place at the Sheraton Times Square in New York City. SOCU has a block of rooms reserved at the discounted rate of $309.00/night plus taxes & fees. Use the button below, or call the reservation hotline, to book your hotel accommodations on the group block.

The Sheraton Times Square is proud to be a member of the Marriott Bonvoy benefits program. SOCU participants may use their Marriott Bonvoy reward points to book accommodations using the online portal below.

Attendees who book on the conference room block receive:

  • Complimentary WiFi
  • Complimentary Fitness Center Access
  • Waived Destination Fee

Reservation Deadline: Friday August 19th, 2022, or until block is full.

Book Accommodations

Attendees can also call the reservation hotline and reference the group name “Skin of Color Update” at 1-888-627-7067.

Several companies unaffiliated with SOCU or the Sheraton Times Square, have been posing as the official housing provider for the upcoming SOCU 2022 meeting. These companies may contact you directly to offer housing for the meeting via phone or through websites designed to deceive attendees and exhibitors.

Do not give your credit card information or make any reservations via phone or website, other than through the information provided above from our official housing provider the Sheraton Times Square.

If you receive a phone call or e-mail from any company claiming to be an SOCU housing provider, please contact us immediately at [email protected].

About the Sheraton Times Square
Discover an urban retreat in the heart of Midtown NYC at Sheraton New York Times Square Hotel. Our warm, inviting hotel offers intuitively designed guest rooms and suites, where perks like high-speed Wi-Fi, luxurious bedding and deluxe amenities await. Break a sweat in our 4,000-square-foot, state-of-the-art fitness center or dine on delicious market-inspired cuisine at Hudson Market, our signature hotel restaurant. Sip on cocktails or Starbucks® coffees at our sophisticated Library Bar, and work productively in our on-site business center. Our hotel offers complimentary Wi-Fi in all public spaces along with 62,000 square feet of elegant event space in the heart of NYC. When you’re ready to venture out, you’ll find that Times Square, Central Park, and Radio City Music Hall are a short walk away. We look forward to welcoming you to our chic, modern hotel in the heart of famous Times Square, NY.

Attendee Testimonials

“Excellent information provided by the best in the industry. All of the speakers were stellar and it was obvious they are passionate about the subject matter.”

“Very practical information about diagnosis and treatment in areas that are often lacking in training. I loved all of it!”

“Very user friendly platform and wonderful speakers!”

“The speakers addressed real world concerns and offered many practical pearls.”

“The speakers and topics were fantastic!”

“My favorite part of the conference were the real-world treatment discussions and outcomes”

“The speakers provided great pearls. I obtained great information on how to improve how I treat patients with skin of color. ”

“The best part of the conference was the high yield, practical nature of the lectures and the expert faculty. ”

“The best part of the conference was the high yield, practical nature of the lectures and the expert faculty. ”