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FRM F146 - Practical Issues in Dermatopathology: Opportunities to Improve Clinicopathologic Correlation

Open admission to eligible categories, no tuition or ticket

Subject:

Date: Tuesday, March 25

CME Credits: 2.00

Location: Room 205

Time: 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Director: Clay J. Cockerell, MD, FAAD

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

  • Identify ways in which clinical information and biopsy acquisition techniques can be used to improve histopathologic diagnosis.
  • Examine the applications and limitations of ancillary diagnostic studies including direct immunofluorescence, special stains, immunohistochemistry and molecular studies.
  • Improve communication between dermatopathologists and themselves.

Description:
This session is intended for dermatologists and dermatopathologists and seeks to improve clinicopathologic correlation by outlining key elements of collaboration. Illustrative cases will be presented.