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Session Information

SYM S006 - e-Dermatology and iDermatology 2.0

Open admission to eligible categories, no tuition or ticket


Date: Friday, March 21

CME Credits: 3.00

Location: Four Seasons Ballroom 2/3

Time: 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Director: Jeffrey A. V. Benabio, MD, FAAD

  • Noah A. Craft, MD, PhD
  • Robert Paul Dellavalle, MD, PhD, FAAD
  • Matthew Gray Fleming, MD, FAAD - Handout
  • Joseph C. Kvedar, MD, FAAD
  • David J. Wong, MD, PhD, FAAD

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

  • Manage your online reputation.
  • Describe technology-enabled models of delivering dermatologic care.
  • Examine cloud, analytics and smartphone tools to enable your practice.

Social media, mobile devices, informatics and cloud computing are transforming healthcare. However, this new era of digital medicine is as daunting as it is promising. We'll discuss best practices and reliable resources to help you navigate this digital landscape. You'll learn about the latest technologies to improve diagnostic accuracy and office efficiency as well as new business models for providing care. You'll learn about safe and useful social networking sites to benefit you and your patients.


Friday, March 21
9:00 AMIntroduction to the Digital World / Dr. Benabio
9:05 AMHelp, I've Been Yelped! Managing Your Digital Reputation / Dr. Benabio
9:35 AMThe Benefits of Being Social: Doctor Sites / Dr. Dellavalle
9:55 AMDigital Tools to Engage Patients / Dr. Kvedar
10:15 AMDiscussion / Dr. Benabio, Dr. Kvedar, and Dr. Dellavalle
10:30 AMSmartphone and Cloud Computing / Dr. Fleming
11:00 AMDirect to Consumer Teledermatology / Dr. Wong
11:20 AMYou, Smarter: Clinical Decision Support Technology / Dr. Craft
11:45 AMDiscussion / Dr. Fleming, Dr. Craft, and Dr. Wong