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FOC U060 - Psoriasis: Updates in Biologic Therapy and Comorbidities

Open admission to eligible categories, no tuition or ticket

Subject:

Date: Monday, March 24

CME Credits: 1.50

Location: Mile High Ballroom 3C

Time: 7:15 AM - 8:45 AM

Director: Jashin J. Wu, MD, FAAD - Handout

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

  • Identify the optimal biology therapy for patients with severe psoriasis while considering comorbidities.
  • Determine when and how to monitor for potential side effects during biologic therapy.
  • Assess recent data that examines the relationship between biologic therapy and comorbidities.

Description:
Psoriasis is a common, chronic disease that has many therapeutic options with different risk/benefit profiles and monitoring guidelines. We will review each of the biologic therapies and provide updates on guidelines and research findings within the last 3 years. We will discuss recent data that examines the relationship between biologic therapy and comorbidities.