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WRK W009 - MOC Self-Assessment: Atopic Dermatitis

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Subject:

Date: Saturday, March 02

CME Credits: 2.00

Location: Palm Ballroom 1

Time: 3:30 PM - 5:30 PM

Director: Julia R. Nunley, MD, FAAD

Speakers:

  • Erin Lindsay Reese, MD, FAAD
  • Zakiya P. Rice, MD, FAAD
  • Julie V. Schaffer, MD, FAAD
  • Eric Lawrence Simpson, MD, FAAD
  • Gil Yosipovitch, MD

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

  • Describe recent discoveries regarding the pathogenesis/epidemiology/treatment of atopic dermatitis.
  • Appropriately address the pediatric patient with atopic dermatitis.
  • Diagnose underlying syndromes associated with atopic dermatitis.

Description:
This session presents 25 case-based ABD approved questions which apply towards MOC Component 2 self-assessment requirements. Answers are recorded via an electronic Audience Response System (ARS), followed by discussion of the case. Immediate, anonymous feedback allows attendees to assess their knowledge and identify areas that require further self-directed study. In order to fully participate, it is imperative that participants arrive on time. This session will cover the following aspects of atopic dermatitis: 1) pathogenesis/epidemiology; 2) treatment; 3) pediatric issues; and 4) atopic dermatitis in various syndromes.

Schedule:

Saturday, March 02
3:30 PMEpidemiology/Pathophysiology of Atopic Dermatitis / Dr. Simpson
3:50 PMCommon Issues in Pediatric Atopic Dermatitis (not including syndromes) / Dr. Rice
4:10 PMPediatric Syndromes with Atopic Dermatitis / Dr. Schaffer
4:30 PMInfectious Complications in Atopic Dermatitis / Dr. Reese
4:50 PMTherapy for Atopic Dermatitis / Dr. Yosipovitch