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Session Information

FRM F140 - What's That? Syndrome Update

Open admission to eligible categories, no tuition or ticket

Subject:

Date: Tuesday, March 05

CME Credits: 2.00

Location: Room D233/234

Time: 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Director: James G. Dinulos, MD, FAAD - Handout

Speakers:

  • Mary Wu Chang, MD, FAAD
  • Kristen P. Hook, MD, FAAD
  • Jeffrey Sugarman, MD, PhD, FAAD

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

  • Develop a diagnostic approach to genetic disorders.
  • Identify important internet resources.
  • Develop basic treatment strategies.

Description:
This highly interactive session will emphasize common syndromes involving the epidermis such as ichthyosis, epidermolysis bullosa; syndromes involving the dermis and subcutis such as aplasia cutis congenita, vascular malformations; and syndromes presenting with malformations involving the skin appendages such as the ectodermal dysplasias. Syndromes involving overgrowth will also be addressed. Clinical assessments and diagnostic evaluations important to the practicing dermatologist will be emphasized.