Dermatology: State-of-the-Art Issues

Friday, Aug. 2 and 3, 2019

Hershey Country Club
100 E. Derry Rd.
Hershey, PA 17033


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Conference ID

D6232

Purpose/Audience

This program is designed for physicians, physician assistants, nurse practitioners, nurses, and other health-care professionals who are interested in an update on advances in the understanding and treatment of skin diseases.

Objectives

At the conclusion of this program, you should be able to:

  • Discuss new disease mechanisms
  • Describe new treatments in skin diseases for your patients
  • Apply management and leadership techniques in your practice

Credit

AMA

Penn State College of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians. Penn State College of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 9.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s). Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Accomodations/ Room Block

Accommodations are the responsibility of the program participant. A list of additional Hershey area lodging is available upon request or online at: http://bit.ly/HersheyLodging

Area Attractions

Hershey is conveniently located in central Pennsylvania, just 90 minutes from Baltimore and Philadelphia, two hours from Washington, DC, and three hours from New York City.

Fees

$180 PER PERSON

INCLUDES

  • Instruction
  • Listed Meals
  • Handout Materials
  • Refreshments
  • Reception at the Hershey Country Club

Registrations received after Thursday, August 1, 2019 will incur a $25 late fee.

Cancellation

Cancellations received later than

THURSDAY, JULY 25, 2019

will incur a $25 processing fee

No refunds after

MONDAY, JULY 29, 2019

The University reserves the right to cancel or postpone any course or activity because of insufficient enrollment or other unforeseen circumstances. If a program is canceled or postponed, the University will refund registration fees but cannot be held responsible for any related costs, charges, or expenses, including cancellation/change charges assessed by airlines or travel agencies.
Preregistered participants will be notified if a program is filled or canceled.

Agenda

Friday, August 2, 2019 | 8-9 a.m.

  • 8 a.m. | Dermatology Grand Rounds (Health care professionals only)
    Patient Viewing; University Physician Center, Suite 100
  • 9 a.m. | Travel to Hershey Country Club

9 a.m. – 4:35 p.m.

Morning Moderator: Jeffrey Miller, MD, MBA
Afternoon Moderator: Diane Thiboutot, MD

  • 9 a.m. | Check In/Exhibits
  • 10 a.m. | Welcoming Remarks
    Jeffrey Miller, MD, MBA
  • 10:05 a.m. | Discussion of Grand Rounds
  • 12 p.m. | Lunch/Check In for Afternoon Sessions
  • 1 p.m. | Melanoma Surgery
    Christopher Miller, MD
  • 1:20 p.m. | Skin Microbiome
    Amanda Nelson, PhD
  • 1:40 p.m. | Psoriasis Update
    Sara Ferguson, MD
  • 2 p.m. | Advanced Practice Clinician
    Nicole Boyer, MSN, CRNP
  • 2:20 p.m. | Billing Pearls
    Cassandra Simonetta, MD
  • 2:40 p.m. | How to Use the Dermatoscope
    Ami Greene, MD
  • 3 p.m. | Afternoon Break/Exhibits
  • 3:40 p.m. | Basal Cell Carcinoma – Sonic Hedgehog Pathway
    Charlene Lam, MD, MPH
  • 4 p.m. | Hair
    Michael Ioffreda, MD
  • 4:20 p.m. | What’s New in Acne?
    Diane Thiboutot, MD
  • 4:45 p.m. | Reception

Saturday, August 3, 2019 | 7-11:45 a.m.

Morning Moderator: Bryan Anderson, MD

  • 7 a.m. | Breakfast Buffet/Registration/Exhibits
  • 8 a.m. | Anthropology of the Skin
    David Shupp, MD
  • 8:20 a.m. | Dermatopathology
    Klaus Helm, MD
  • 8:40 a.m. | Keratins
    Ryan Hobbs, PhD
  • 9 a.m. | Skin of Color
    Claire Hollins, MD
  • 9:20 a.m. | Morning Break
  • 10 a.m. | Leg Veins
    Todd Cartee, MD
  • 10:20 a.m. | Surgical Pearls
    Christie Travelute, MD
  • 10:40 a.m. | Atopic Dermatitis Update
    Brian Green, DO
  • 11 a.m. | Contact Dermatitis
    Alexander Flamm, MD
  • 11:20 a.m. | Advances in Melanoma Treatment
    Bryan Anderson, MD
  • 11:45 a.m. | Final Remarks/Adjournment

Faculty

Invited Faculty

Christopher Miller, MD
Director, Penn Dermatology Oncology Center
Associate Professor of Dermatology
Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, PA

Penn State Health Department of Dermatology

Bryan Anderson, MD
Professor of Dermatology

Nicole Boyer, MSN, CRNP
Assistant Professor of Dermatology

Todd Cartee, MD
Assistant Professor of Dermatology

Sara Ferguson, MD
Associate Professor of Dermatology

Alexandra Flamm, MD
Assistant Professor of Dermatology

Brian Green, DO
Associate Professor of Dermatology

Ami Greene, MD
Instructor of Dermatology

Klaus Helm, MD
Professor of Dermatology

Ryan Hobbs, PhD
Assistant Professor of Dermatology

Claire Hollins, MD
Assistant Professor of Dermatology
Michael Ioffreda, MD
Professor of Dermatology

Charlene Lam, MD, MPH
Assistant Professor of Dermatology

Jeffrey Miller, MD, MBA
Professor of Dermatology

Amanda Nelson, PhD
Assistant Professor of Dermatology

David Shupp, MD
Assistant Professor of Dermatology

Cassandra Simonetta, MD
Assistant Professor of Dermatology

Diane Thiboutot, MD
Professor of Dermatology

Christie Travelute, MD
Professor of Dermatology

Access (ADA)

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Changes

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