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Session Information

WRK W002 - Translating Evidence into Practice: Primary Cutaneous Melanoma Guidelines

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Subject:

Date: Thursday, August 16

CME Credits: 2.00

Location: Room 210

Time: 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Director: Arthur Joel Sober, MD, FAAD

Speakers:

  • Joi B. Carter, MD, FAAD
  • Lilit Garibyan, MD, PhD
  • Antoinette Foote Hood, MD, FAAD
  • Hensin Tsao, MD, PhD, FAAD

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

  • Discuss the recent changes in the AJCC melanoma staging system and their application to clinical practice.
  • Apply the current evaluation and treatment guidelines for early stage melanoma to current practice.

Description:
This session will provide an overview of current recommendations for evaluation and therapy of early stage (0-II) melanoma with specific attention to the recent AAD guidelines and melanoma updated staging from the AJCC, 7th edition.

Schedule:

Thursday, August 16
10:00 AMIntroduction / Dr. Sober
10:10 AMPathology/Staging / Dr. Hood
10:30 AMWork up/Follow-up / Dr. Carter
10:50 AMBiopsy Techniques and primary surgery / Dr. Sober
11:10 AMSLNB / Dr. Garibyan
11:30 AMAlternative therapies / Dr. Tsao
11:50 AMPanel Discussion / All faculty