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CRS C016 - Basic Dermatopathology

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Subject:

Date: Saturday, March 02 - Sunday, March 03

CME Credits: 8.25

Location: Flamingo 4

Time: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Director: Rosalie Elenitsas, MD, FAAD - Handout

Speakers:

  • Soon Bahrami, MD - Handout
  • Raymond L. Barnhill, MD, FAAD - Handout
  • Daniel D. Bennett, MD, FAAD - Handout
  • Nooshin Ketabchi Brinster, MD, FAAD - Handout
  • Clay J. Cockerell, MD, FAAD - Handout
  • Carrie Ann R. Cusack, MD, FAAD - Handout
  • George W. Elgart, MD, FAAD
  • Tammie C. Ferringer, MD, FAAD - Handout
  • Maxwell A. Fung, MD, FAAD - Handout
  • Lawrence E. Gibson, MD, FAAD - Handout
  • Jane Margaret Grant-Kels, MD, FAAD - Handout
  • Antoinette Foote Hood, MD, FAAD
  • Michael D. Ioffreda, MD, FAAD - Handout
  • Hideko Kamino, MD - Handout
  • Rossitza Z. Lazova, MD - Handout
  • Jason Bok Lee, MD, FAAD - Handout
  • Carlos H. Nousari, MD, FAAD - Handout
  • Ronald P. Rapini, MD, FAAD - Handout
  • Leslie Robinson-Bostom, MD, FAAD - Handout
  • Adam Rubin, MD, FAAD - Handout
  • Andras Schaffer, MD - Handout
  • Michael Tetzlaff, MD, PhD - Handout
  • Clifton Robert White, Jr., MD, FAAD - Handout

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

  • Recognize the histologic features of common inflammatory dermatoses.
  • Differentiate the histologic features of the common cutaneous neoplasms.
  • Demonstrate a solid foundation in basic dermatopathology.

Description:
This session is designed to offer an overview of the histologic features of a wide spectrum of cutaneous inflammatory dermatoses and neoplasms. Criteria used to establish diagnoses and to differentiate among lesions with similar histopathologic features will be reviewed. Pattern analysis will be emphasized. Lectures will be illustrated predominantly with histopathologic photographs. Syllabus material will be provided.

References:

  • Elder DE, Elenitsas R, Johnson BL, Murphy GF, Xu X. Lever's Histopathology of the Skin. 10th ed. Philadelphia, PA: Lippincott Williams and Wilkins; 2009.
  • Weedon D. Weedon's Skin Pathology 3rd ed. Churchill Livingstone; 2010.
  • Ackerman AB, Boer A, Bennin B, Gottlieb GG. Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases. 3rd ed. New York, NY: Ardor Scribendi; 2005.

Schedule:

Saturday, March 02
9:00 AMIntroductory Comments / Dr. Elenitsas
9:05 AMA Method for Histopathologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Disease and Intraepidermal Vesicular Dermatitis / Dr. Hood
9:35 AMSpongiotic and Psoriasiform Dermatitis / Dr. Bahrami
9:50 AMSubepidermal Vesicular Dermatitis / Dr. Nousari
10:10 AMVacuolar and Lichenoid Dermatitis / Dr. Lee
10:30 AMIntermission /
10:45 AMNodular and Diffuse Dermatitis / Dr. Grant-Kels
11:05 AMVasculitis / Dr. Gibson
11:25 AMPanniculitis / Dr. Robinson-Bostom
11:45 AMBenign Epithelial Neoplasms and Cysts / Dr. Elenitsas
11:55 AMQuestions and Answers /
12:00 PMLUNCH /
2:00 PMAlopecia / Dr. Ioffreda
2:20 PMSebaceous Neoplasms / Dr. Lazova
2:35 PMLymphoma and Pseudolymphoma / Schaffer
3:00 PMEccrine & Apocrine Tumors / Dr. Bennett
3:25 PMIntermission /
3:40 PMFibrohistiocytic Neoplasms / Dr. Kamino
4:00 PMNail Histology, Inflammatory and Neoplasms / Dr. Rubin
4:15 PMDepositions and Dermal Disorders / Dr. Tetzlaff
4:30 PMPractical Immunoperoxidase Staining / Dr. Ferringer
4:55 PMQuestions and Answers /
Sunday, March 03
2:00 PMPremalignant and Malignant Epithelial Neoplasms / Dr. Cusack
2:15 PMBenign Melanocytic Neoplasms / Dr. Barnhill
2:40 PMMalignant Melanocytic Neoplasms / Dr. Fung
3:05 PMNeural and Muscle Neoplasms / Dr. White
3:30 PMIntermission /
3:45 PMVascular Neoplasms / Dr. Brinster
4:05 PMFat and Osseous Neoplasms / Dr. Cockerell
4:20 PMFollicular Neoplasms / Dr. Rapini
4:40 PMMetastatic Neoplasms / Dr. Elgart
4:45 PMQuestions and Answers /