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Session Information

WRK W013 - MOC Self-Assessment: Pediatric Dermatology

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Subject:

Date: Sunday, March 23

CME Credits: 2.00

Location: Mile High Ballroom 1DEF

Time: 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Director: Katherine B. Puttgen, MD, FAAD

Speakers:
  • Bernard Cohen, MD, FAAD
  • Moise L. Levy, MD, FAAD
  • Teresa S. Wright, MD, FAAD

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

  • Identify features of neurofibromatosis type 1 in the pediatric population.
  • Differentiate among treatment options for function threatening infantile hemangiomas.
  • Discuss causes of and therapies for tinea capitis.

Description:
Attendees will review clinical findings of important genodermatoses in children including tuberous sclerosis, neurofibromatosis type 1, and Rothmund-Thomson. An update on vascular anomalies in children, including infantile hemangiomas and congenital hemangiomas, will be reviewed. Epidemiology of important pediatric dermatology infections and infestations will be discussed. 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.

Schedule:

Sunday, March 23
1:00 PMW013 - MOC Self-Assessment: Pediatric Dermatology / All faculty