Educational Objectives

This program is accredited for 16.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Upon completion of this program, participants should be able to:

Day 1

  • Effectively mitigate comorbidities in psoriasis patients
  • Appropriately utilize the variety of skin ulcer treatments in the proper patients
  • Improve performance of nail surgery procedures
  • Understand evolving knowledge of skin cancer risk, prevention, and treatment in transplant patients

Day 2

  • Improve recognition and prevention of comorbidities in psoriasis patients
  • Describe the endocrinologist's approach to bone protection in patients using systemic glucocorticoids
  • Appropriately utilize emerging systemic therapeutic options for non-melanoma skin cancers
  • Recognize infectious diseases in pediatric patients
  • Assimilate evidence regarding merkel cell carcinoma management

Day 3

  • Describe and prepare for changes in health care delivery and financing that affect patient care in dermatology offices
  • Improve recognition and appropriate management of severe drug reactions
  • Properly diagnose and treat mimics of dermatomyositis
  • Understand and utilize new melanoma guidelines of care