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SYM S030 - Disorders of Mucous Membranes

Open admission to eligible categories, no tuition or ticket


Date: Sunday, March 03

CME Credits: 3.00

Location: Room B121/122

Time: 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Director: Ginat W. Mirowski, MD, DMD, FAAD


  • Erin G. Adams, MD, FAAD
  • Nasim Fazel, MD, DDS, FAAD
  • Bethanee Jean Schlosser, MD, PhD, FAAD
  • Rochelle R. Torgerson, MD, PhD, FAAD
  • Jorge R. Toro, MD, FAAD

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

  • 1. Evaluate the various presentations of common and challenging oral conditions including burning mouth.
  • 2. Assess normal vulvar findings and challenging conditions of vulvar intraepithelial neoplasia.

This exciting symposium will cover a variety of normal variants as well as challenging conditions that affect the oral cavity and/or the vulva.


  • The diagnosis and treatment of oral mucosal lesions. Dermatol Ther 2010 May-Jun;23(3):207-8.
  • Oral manifestations of hematologic and nutritional diseases. Otolaryngol Clin North Am 2011 Feb;44(1):183-203, vii.
  • Approach to the patient with vulvovaginal complaints. Dermatol Ther 2010 Sep-Oct;23(5):438-48.


Sunday, March 03
2:00 PMIntroduction / Dr. Mirowski
2:05 PMComplex aphthosis and Behcet's disease / Dr. Fazel
2:30 PMDifferential Inflammatory genital dermatoses of men and women: Lichen Planus, Lichen Sclerosus, and Reiters / Dr. Mirowski
2:55 PMSyndromes that affect the genitalia and oral cavity and update / Dr. Toro
3:20 PMHPV and SCC: a male and female issue / Dr. Torgerson
3:45 PMMucocutaneous HIV/infections in men and women / Dr. Adams
4:10 PMDrug reactions of mouth and genitalia / Dr. Schlosser
4:35 PMQuestions & Answers / All faculty