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Session Information

SYM S021 - Consultative Dermatology for the Hospitalized Patient

Open admission to eligible categories, no tuition or ticket


Date: Saturday, March 22

CME Credits: 3.00

Location: Room 102/104/106

Time: 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Director: Lindy Peta Fox, MD, FAAD - Handout

  • Jonathan Cotliar, MD, FAAD
  • Lauren C. Hughey, MD, FAAD - Handout
  • Daniela Kroshinsky, MD, MPH, FAAD
  • Misha Rosenbach, MD, FAAD
  • Julie V. Schaffer, MD, FAAD - Handout

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

  • Identify common and uncommon cutaneous manifestations of systemic diseases as they present in the hospitalized patient with skin disease.
  • Recognize typical and atypical presentations of infections (viral, bacterial, fungal) in the hospitalized patient.
  • Develop a working differential diagnosis, management plan, and treatment algorithm for hospitalized patients with skin disease.

In this session, attendees will learn about common and uncommon cutaneous manifestations of inflammatory, infectious and neoplastic diseases in the hospitalized patient. Information will be delivered in a case-based format, with an emphasis on high-yield learning and practice points that are not necessarily available in the literature or textbooks. The ultimate goal of this session is to empower the audience with the knowledge and tools to more effectively and confidently manage cutaneous diseases in hospitalized patients.


Saturday, March 22
2:00 PMViral Infections in Hospitalized Patients / Dr. Rosenbach
2:25 PMQuestions & Answers / Dr. Rosenbach
2:30 PMGram-negative Infections / Dr. Cotliar
2:55 PMQuestions & Answers / Dr. Cotliar
3:00 PMDrug Eruption Pearls / Dr. Hughey
3:25 PMQuestions & Answers / Dr. Hughey
3:30 PMPurpura Pearls / Dr. Fox
3:55 PMQuestions & Answers / Dr. Fox
4:00 PMCalciphylaxis / Dr. Kroshinsky
4:25 PMQuestions & Answers / Dr. Kroshinsky
4:30 PMInpatient Pediatric Dermatology / Dr. Schaffer
4:55 PMQuestions & Answers / Dr. Schaffer