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S008 - Dermatologic Surgery Pearls: Optimizing Safety, Satisfaction, Efficiency

Friday, February 16; 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Learning Objectives

Following this course, the attendee should be able to:

  • Discuss pearls to optimize patient and physician safety while maximizing efficiency in the dermatologic surgery clinical practice.
  • Discuss strategies to improve patient experience and satisfaction.

Description

This session will recognize opportunities to enhance the overall dermatologic surgery practice by highlighting pearls to improve patient safety and satisfaction. Discussions will also focus on physician safety and tips on optimizing efficiency in the surgical setting.

Disclosures

  • Bolotin, Diana, MD, PhD: Bayer – E(S);
  • Eisen, Daniel Brian, MD: no financial relationships exist with commercial interests.
  • Giordano, Cerrene, MD: no financial relationships exist with commercial interests.
  • Johnson-Jahangir, Hillary, MD, PhD: no financial relationships exist with commercial interests.
  • Joo, Jayne S, MD: no financial relationships exist with commercial interests.
  • Lee, Patrick K., MD: no financial relationships exist with commercial interests.
  • Maher, Ian A., MD: Castle Biosciences – I(Grants/Research Funding); Regeneron Pharmaceuticals, Inc. – I(Grants/Research Funding); Roche Laboratories – I(Grants/Research Funding);
  • Nehal, Kishwer S., MD: no financial relationships exist with commercial interests.
  • Newsom, Emily Clara, MD: no financial relationships exist with commercial interests.
  • Nijhawan, Rajiv, MD: no financial relationships exist with commercial interests.
Schedule
Friday, February 16
9:00 AM
Dr. Newsom / Using multimedia for patient education
9:15 AM
Dr. Eisen / Optimizing patient satisfaction
9:30 AM
Dr. Bolotin / Minimizing pain during procedures
9:45 AM
Dr. Golda / Improving patient experience
10:00 AM
All faculty / Questions & Answers
10:05 AM
Dr. Joo / Using technology tools
10:20 AM
Dr. Giordano / Optimizing postoperative calls
10:35 AM
Dr. Maher / Enhancing practice efficiency
10:50 AM
Dr. Nijhawan / Improving biopsy site identification
11:05 AM
All faculty / Questions & Answers
11:10 AM
Dr. Esser / Improving ergonomics
11:25 AM
Dr. Lee / Reducing risk of surgical injuries
11:40 AM
Dr. Johnson-Jahangir / Avoiding medical errors
11:55 AM
All faculty / Questions & Answers
Event Details
  • Date
    Friday, February 16
  • Time
    9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
  • Location
    Room 2
  • CME Credits
    3.00
  • Type
    New
Directors/Co-Directors
  • Kishwer S. Nehal, MD, FAAD
Speakers
  • Cerrene Giordano, MD, FAAD
  • Daniel Brian Eisen, MD, FAAD
  • Diana Bolotin, MD, PhD, FAAD
  • Emily Clara Newsom, MD, FAAD
  • Hillary Johnson-Jahangir, MD, PhD, FAAD
  • Ian A. Maher, MD, FAAD
  • Jayne S Joo, MD, FAAD - Handout
  • Patrick K. Lee, MD, FAAD
  • Rajiv Nijhawan, MD, FAAD