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Session Information

FRM F097 - Evaluation of Hair Loss

Open admission to eligible categories, no tuition or ticket


Date: Sunday, March 23

CME Credits: 2.00

Location: Mile High Ballroom 4DEF

Time: 3:30 PM - 5:30 PM

Director: Leonard C. Sperling, MD, FAAD - Handout

  • Eleanor Ann Knopp, MD, FAAD
  • Amy J. McMichael, MD, FAAD

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

  • Utilize a step-by-step approach to the evaluation of hair loss
  • Select appropriate diagnostic maneuvers to perform on hair loss patients
  • Recognize the role of the pathologist in the evaluation of hair loss

This session is designed for anyone who cares for patients with hair loss. An imaginary clinic day filled with challenging hair loss patients will be created. The faculty will present a step-by-step approach to an orderly and complete evaluation. Historical clues, diagnostic maneuvers, laboratory testing and the interpretation of biopsy specimens will be covered. A review of the typical findings found in common disorders rounds out the session. Time permitting, attendees can also pose treatment questions to the faculty.