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S049 - What's New in Dermatopathology

Monday, February 19; 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Learning Objectives

Following this course, the attendee should be able to:

  • Apply histologic criteria to diagnose recently described cutaneous disorders
  • Diagnose dermatologic conditions using the latest histochemical and molecular techniques
  • Recognize the importance of clinical-pathological correlation in the diagnosis of cutaneous disease.


This session will provide an update in the field of dermatopathology and will cover a range of topics including melanocytic lesions, cutaneous lymphoma, alopecia (with an emphasis on clinical correlation,) soft tissue tumors, infectious diseases and inflammatory skin diseases.


  • Brinster, Nooshin Ketabchi, MD: Elsevier Inc. – O(IP);
  • Duncan, Lyn M., MD: no financial relationships exist with commercial interests.
  • Fritchie, Karen, MD: no financial relationships exist with commercial interests.
  • Meehan, Shane A., MD: no financial relationships exist with commercial interests.
  • Rapini, Ronald P., MD: Elsevier Inc. – O(IP);
  • Tosti, Antonella, MD: Aclaris Therapeutics, Inc. – A(H); Anacor Pharmaceuticals, Inc. – A(H); DS Laboratories – C(Fees); Fotofinder – C(EQ); Incyte Corporation – C(H); Kurt Wolff GmbH & Co. KG – A(H); Kythera – A(H); Meiji Seika Pharma Co., Ltd – A(H); MSD – SP(H); Novartis – A(H); PharmaDerm – Speaker/Faculty Education(H); Pierre Fabre Dermatologie – C(H); Polichem SA – A(H); Procter & Gamble Company – A(H); Springer Science & Business Media – O(IP); Taylor & Francis – O(IP); topica – C(Fees); Valeant Pharmaceuticals International – C(Fees); Viamet Pharmaceuticals, Inc – A(H);
Monday, February 19
9:00 AM
Dr. Brinster / Introduction
9:06 AM
Dr. Rapini / Infectious Diseases
9:35 AM
Dr. Meehan / Melanocytic Lesions
10:04 AM
Dr. Duncan / Cutaneous Lymphoma
10:33 AM
Dr. Tosti / Alopecia
11:02 AM
Dr. Fritchie / Soft Tissue Neoplasms
11:31 AM
Dr. Brinster / Inflammatory Diseases
Event Details
  • Date
    Monday, February 19
  • Time
    9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
  • Location
    Room 5A
  • CME Credits
  • Type
  • Nooshin Ketabchi Brinster, MD, FAAD