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Session Information

SYM S061 - Optimum Office Efficiency

Open admission to eligible categories, no tuition or ticket


Date: Tuesday, March 25

CME Credits: 3.00

Location: Mile High Ballroom 2A

Time: 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Director: Joseph S. Eastern, MD, FAAD

  • Emily M. Altman, MD, FAAD
  • Neal D. Bhatia, MD, FAAD - Handout
  • P. Haines Ely, MD, FAAD

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

  • Solve many of the problems that commonly arise in private practice.
  • Maintain and maximize the financial stability of a practice.
  • Use social networks and other cloud-based technologies to maximum advantage.

Running a private practice is difficult, and becoming more difficult all the time. In this session, four seasoned clinicians will share their many decades of collective experience in running a dermatology practice efficiently and profitably. Presentations will include solutions to common problems and pitfalls; techniques to help your practice survive and thrive; time savers and shortcuts that you may not have thought of; embracing social networking for the benefit of your patients and your practice; and much more. Ample time will be allotted for questions and answers.


Tuesday, March 25
2:00 PMPractice Survival & Growth Strategies / Dr. Eastern
2:45 PMMastering the Art of Social Networking / Dr. Altman
3:15 PMOpportunities and Pitfalls in Private Practice / Dr. Bhatia
4:00 PMPractice Pearls / Dr. Ely
4:30 PMQ & A / All faculty