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C005 - Advanced Dermoscopy

Friday, February 16; 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Learning Objectives

Following this course, the attendee should be able to:

  • Analyze and manage difficult situations using dermoscopy
  • Use diagnostic strategies and integrate dermoscopy into your decisions


This course is recommended for advanced users of dermoscopy. It will cover many dermoscopy topics as well as attempt to integrate dermoscopy into broader management concepts. Other non-invasive devices and mobile applications will also be covered.


  • Argenziano, Giuseppe, MD: no financial relationships exist with commercial interests.
  • Cabo, Horacio Antonio, MD: no financial relationships exist with commercial interests.
  • Carrera, Cristina, MD, PhD: no financial relationships exist with commercial interests.
  • Di Meo, Nicola, MD: no financial relationships exist with commercial interests.
  • Errichetti, Enzo, MD, MSc: no financial relationships exist with commercial interests.
  • Guitera, Pascale, MD, PhD: Caliber Imaging and Diagnostics Inc. – Speaker/Faculty Education(Grants/Research Funding);
  • Halpern, Allan C., MD: Caliber Imaging and Diagnostics Inc. – A(OB); Canfield Scientific, Inc. – C(OB); SciBASE – C(OB);
  • Jaimes, Natalia, MD: UpToDate, Inc – O(IP);
  • Kittler, Harald, MD: Almirall – Speaker/Faculty Education(H); Fotofinder – I(EQ);
  • Lallas, Aimilios, MD, MSc, PhD: 3Gen, LLC – A(EQ); Amgen – I(Fees); Avène – Speaker/Faculty Education(H); Bioderma – SP(H); Elsevier Inc. – O(Fees); Fotofinder – A(EQ); Galderma Laboratories, L.P. – SP(H); La Roche-Posay Laboratorie Pharmaceutique – I(Residency/Fellowship Program Funding), Speaker/Faculty Education(H); LEO Laboratories Ltd (LEO Pharma) – A(H), I(Grants/Research Funding); Novartis – A(H);
  • Longo, Caterina, MD, PhD: no financial relationships exist with commercial interests.
  • Malvehy, Joseph, MD: Cedilp – F(S); Taylor & Francis – O(IP);
  • Marchetti, Michael Armando, MD: no financial relationships exist with commercial interests.
  • Marghoob, Ashfaq A., MD: 3Gen, LLC – C(NC), O(EQ), O(NC), SP(H); American Dermoscopy Meeting – F(OB); Canfield Scientific, Inc. – C(NC), O(EQ), O(NC); Heine – C(NC), O(EQ); Informa HealthCare – O(OB); JP Medical Publishers – O(OB); Springer Publishing – O(OB); UpToDate, Inc – O(H);
  • Markowitz, Orit, MD: 3Gen, LLC – SP(H); Amgen – I(Grants/Research Funding); Caliber Imaging and Diagnostics Inc. – I(EQ); DUSA Pharmaceuticals, Inc – I(OB); Elsevier Inc. – Speaker/Faculty Education(H); Galderma Laboratories, L.P. – I(OB); Leo Pharma Inc – C(H), I(Grants/Research Funding); Lippincott Williams & Wilkins – O(Fees); Lucid, Inc. – I(EQ); MDSolarSciences Corporation – A(NC); MelaSciences – Speaker/Faculty Education(H); Michelson Diagnostics Ltd. – I(EQ); Novartis – I(Grants/Research Funding); Regeneron – C(H); Valeant Pharmaceuticals North America LLC – I(Grants/Research Funding);
  • Menzies, Scott, MBBS, PhD: SciBASE – A(Fees);
  • Oliviero, Margaret C., NP, MSN: 3Gen, LLC – SP(H); Caliber Imaging and Diagnostics Inc. – C(NC); Canfield Scientific, Inc. – C(NC); Heine – C(NC);
  • Pellacani, Giovanni, MD: Mavig – SP(H);
  • Puig, Susana, MD: Almirall – A(H), SP(Fees); Amgen – A(H); Avène – C(H); Bristol-Myers Squibb – A(H), I(Fees); Canfield Scientific, Inc. – C(H); Cantabria – O(Grants/Research Funding); Diagnosis Dermatologica – B(H); GlaxoSmithKline – A(H), I(Fees); ISDIN – O(Grants/Research Funding), SP(H); La Roche-Posay Laboratorie Pharmaceutique – O(Grants/Research Funding), SP(H); La Roche-Posay Laboratoire Pharmaceutique – A(H); Leo Pharma Inc – A(Fees), SP(H); Lucid, Inc. – I(EQ); Novartis – O(Grants/Research Funding), Speaker/Faculty Education(Fees); Roche Laboratories – A(H), O(Fees); Sanofi/Regeneron – Speaker/Faculty Education(Fees); Taylor & Francis – O(IP);
  • Rabinovitz, Harold S., MD: 3Gen, LLC – SP(EQ); Caliber Imaging and Diagnostics Inc. – I(EQ); Canfield Scientific, Inc. – C(EQ); DermaSensor Inc – C(Fees); DermTech International – A(Fees); FotoFinder – C(NC); Heine – C(EQ);
  • Scope, Alon, MD: Roche Laboratories – Speaker/Faculty Education(Fees);
  • Soyer, H. Peter, MD: Canfield Scientific, Inc. – C(Fees); e-derm-consult GmbH – F(NC); Fotofinder – I(Grants/Research Funding); iDoc24 – A(NC); Molemap Australia – A(Fees), C(ST);
  • Stolz, Wilhelm, MD: Almirall – SP(H); DermoScan – A(EQ); La Roche-Posay Laboratorie Pharmaceutique – SP(H); Leo Pharma Inc – SP(H); McGraw-Hill Companies – O(IP); Roche Laboratories – SP(H);
Friday, February 16
9:00 AM
Dr. Markowitz / Pearls on Early Skin Cancer Detection
9:15 AM
Dr. Kittler / Non-pigmented lesions: Do you know what you do not know?
9:30 AM
Dr. Pellacani / Diagnostic Pathway of Lentigo Maligna
9:45 AM
Longo / Nail lesions: Malignant Melanoma
10:00 AM
Dr. Argenziano / Follow up of Spitz nevi, which, when and for how long?
10:15 AM
Dr. Marchetti / Poromas
10:30 AM
Dr. Scope / Who should use dermoscopy?
10:45 AM
Dr. Halpern / The power of image repositories (ISIC)
11:00 AM
Dr. Soyer / Teledermoscopy
11:15 AM
Menzies / Digital Monitoring of Melanocytic Lesions
11:30 AM
Dr. Jaimes / Dermoscopy in General Dermatology
11:45 AM
Dr. di Meo / Dermoscopy - beyond skin tumors
1:00 PM
Dr. Cabo / Challenging Cases
1:15 PM
Dr. Malvehy / Dermoscopy and New Non-invasive Methods in the Diagnosis of Skin Cancer
1:30 PM
Dr. Stolz / Melanoma Subtypes
1:45 PM
Dr. Lallas / Update on Dermoscopy for Non-melanoma Skin Cancers
2:00 PM
Dr. Errichetti / Dermoscopy in General Dermatology
2:15 PM
Dr. Guitera / Lentigo Maligna
2:30 PM
Ms. Oliviero / Difficult to Diagnose Solar Lentigines and Seborrheic Keratoses
2:45 PM
Dr. Marghoob / Magnets, dermoscopy and pacemakekers/defibrillators (CIED)
3:00 PM
Dr. Puig / Update on AK Dermoscopy and Impact on Management
3:15 PM
Dr. Carrera / Melanomas That Mimic Seborrheic Keratosis
3:30 PM
Dr. Rabinovitz / Challenging Cases
3:45 PM
/ Q&A Panel
Event Details
  • Date
    Friday, February 16
  • Time
    9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
  • Location
    Room 28D
  • CME Credits
  • Type
  • Orit Markowitz, MD, FAAD
  • Aimilios Lallas, MD, MSc, PhD - Handout
  • Allan C. Halpern, MD, FAAD
  • Alon Scope, MD
  • Ashfaq A. Marghoob, MD, FAAD
  • Caterina Longo, MD, PhD
  • Cristina Carrera, MD, PhD - Handout
  • Enzo Errichetti, MD, MSc
  • Giovanni Pellacani, MD
  • Giuseppe Argenziano, MD
  • H. Peter Soyer, MD
  • Harald Kittler, MD - Handout
  • Harold S. Rabinovitz, MD, FAAD - Handout
  • Horacio Antonio Cabo, MD
  • Joseph Malvehy, MD
  • Margaret C. Oliviero, NP, MSN
  • Michael Armando Marchetti, MD, FAAD
  • Natalia Jaimes, MD
  • Nicola Di Meo, MD
  • Pascale Guitera, MD, PhD
  • Scott Menzies, MBBS, PhD - Handout
  • Susana Puig, MD - Handout
  • Wilhelm Stolz, MD - Handout