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Session Information

SYM S008 - Therapeutic Hotline

Open admission to eligible categories, no tuition or ticket

Subject:

Date: Friday, March 21

CME Credits: 3.00

Location: Four Seasons Ballroom 4

Time: 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Director: Boni E. Elewski, MD, FAAD

Speakers:
  • Hilary E. Baldwin, MD, FAAD
  • Jean L. Bolognia, MD, FAAD - Handout
  • Seemal Desai, MD, FAAD
  • Mark Lebwohl, MD, FAAD
  • David Michael Pariser, MD, FAAD
  • Frank C. Powell, MD
  • Darrell S. Rigel, MD, FAAD - Handout
  • Theodore Rosen, MD, FAAD

Learning Objectives:
Following this course, the attendee should be able to:

  • Utilize new therapeutics in treating patients with psoriasis, actinic keratoses, acne, rosacea, onychomycosis, hyperhidrosis and dyspigmentation.
  • Identify and distinguish differences in sunscreens and select the best sunscreen for each patient.
  • List new therapeutics for melanoma patients and recognize situations when they are required.

Description:
This session will review new and emerging therapeutics for patients with psoriasis, melanoma, actinic keratoses, acne, rosacea, dyspigmentation, hyperhidrosis and onychomycosis. Additionally, there will be a discussion of appropriate usage of older therapeutics for these common skin diseases. There will also be a discussion on sunscreens, and selecting the best photoprotection for UVA and UVB coverage.

Schedule:

Friday, March 21
2:00 PMWelcome and Introduction / Dr. Elewski
2:03 PMRosacea Therapeutics / Dr. Powell
2:20 PMMelanoma Therapeutics / Dr. Bolognia
2:40 PMActinic Keratosis Therapeutics / Dr. Rosen
3:00 PMSunscreen Therapeutics / Dr. Rigel
3:20 PMPanel: Questions and Discussion / Dr. Elewski, Dr. Bolognia, Dr. Rosen, Dr. Rigel, and Dr. Powell
3:35 PMOnychomycosis Therapeutics / Dr. Elewski
3:50 PMAcne Therapeutics / Dr. Baldwin
4:05 PMDyspigmentation Therapeutics / Dr. Desai
4:20 PMSweat Therapeutics / Dr. Pariser
4:35 PMNew and emerging psoriasis therapeutics / Dr. Lebwohl
4:50 PMPanel: Questions and Discussion / Dr. Elewski, Dr. Lebwohl, Dr. Baldwin, Desai, and Dr. Pariser