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Session Information

CRS C005 - Pediatric Dermatology

Tuition fee and ticket required for admission


Date: Friday, March 01

CME Credits: 6.00

Location: Room A101/102

Time: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Director: Robert Sidbury, MD, MPH, FAAD


  • Heather Brandling-Bennett, MD, FAAD - Handout
  • Beth Ann Drolet, MD, FAAD
  • Lawrence F. Eichenfield, MD, FAAD
  • Sheila Fallon Friedlander, MD, FAAD
  • Alfons Krol, MD, FAAD
  • Peter A. Lio, MD, FAAD
  • Lawrence A. Schachner, MD, FAAD
  • Annette M. Wagner, MD, FAAD
  • Andrea L. Zaenglein, MD, FAAD - Handout

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

  • Recognize advances in pediatric dermatology through reviews of the recent literature
  • Outline appropriate use of propranolol for infantile hemangiomas by discussing recent guidelines
  • Outline a successful approach to the assessment of newborns with skin conditions

This session will cover a wide aspect of pediatric dermatologic care including medical and surgical management of the entire pediatric age spectrum. The focus will be on diagnosis and management and will be aimed at the general dermatologist and dermatology resident in particular.


  • Paller AS, Mancini AJ. Hurwitz clinical dermatology 4th ed.
  • Schachner L, Hansen R. Pediatric dermatology 4th ed.
  • Eichenfield LF, Frieden IJ, Esterly NB. Textbook of neonatal dermatology 2nd ed.


Friday, March 01
9:00 AMIntroductions / Dr. Sidbury
9:05 AMNeonatal Dermatology / Dr. Schachner
9:45 AMHemangiomas, Propranolol, and New Guidelines / Dr. Drolet
10:15 AMCommon Pediatric Skin Infections / Dr. Friedlander
10:45 AMQuestions and Answers / Dr. Schachner, Dr. Drolet, and Dr. Friedlander
10:55 AMSurgical Pearls from Chicago / Dr. Wagner
11:25 AMLessons from Dermatology-Rheumatology Clinic / Dr. Brandling-Bennett
11:50 AMQuestions and Answers / Dr. Wagner and Dr. Brandling-Bennett
2:00 PMAtopic Dermatitis Update and New Guidelines / Dr. Eichenfield
2:30 PMAcne in the Pediatric Population / Dr. Zaenglein
3:00 PMInstructive Cases in Pediatric Dermatology / Dr. Krol
3:30 PMQuestions and Answers / Dr. Eichenfield, Dr. Zaenglein, and Dr. Krol
3:40 PMComplementary and Alternative Medicine in Pediatric Dermatology / Dr. Lio
4:10 PMHighlights from the Literature / Dr. Sidbury
4:40 PMQuestions and Answers / Dr. Sidbury and Dr. Lio