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WRK W004 - Translating Evidence into Practice: Primary Cutaneous Melanoma Guidelines

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Subject:

Date: Friday, August 02

CME Credits: 2.00

Location: Regent

Time: 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Director: Arthur Joel Sober, MD, FAAD - Handout

Speakers:

  • Lyn M. Duncan, MD
  • Allan C. Halpern, MD, FAAD
  • Timothy M. Johnson, MD, FAAD
  • Darrell S. Rigel, MD, FAAD

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

  • Discuss the recent changes in the AJCC melanoma staging system and their application to clinical practice.
  • Apply the current evaluation and treatment guidelines for early stage melanoma to current practice.

Description:
This session will provide an overview of current recommendations for evaluation and therapy of early stage (0-II) melanoma with specific attention to the recent AAD guidelines and melanoma updated staging from the AJCC, 7th edition.

Schedule:

Friday, August 02
3:00 PMIntroduction / Dr. Sober
3:10 PMPathology/Staging / Dr. Duncan
3:30 PMWork-up/Follow-up / Dr. Halpern
3:50 PMBiopsy Techniques and Primary Surgery / Dr. Sober
4:10 PMSLNB / Dr. Johnson
4:30 PMAlternative Therapies / Dr. Rigel
4:50 PMPanel Discussion / All faculty