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S061 - Contact Dermatitis

Monday, February 19; 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Learning Objectives

Following this course, the attendee should be able to:

  • Identify of new and upcoming allergens and common allergens in soaps, sunscreens and other personal care products.
  • Assess of the patient with occupational contact dermatitis.
  • Discuss and manage of challenges within patch testing including immunosuppressants, metal devices and patients with atopic dermatitis.


This session is intended to provide information on upcoming and new allergens as well as a discussion of allergens seen in common personal care allergens products such as shampoos, soaps and sunscreens. It will also discuss the approach to the occupational contact dermatitis patient and the patient with atopic dermatitis who is in need of patch testing. Challenges within the field of contact dermatitis including testing while on immunosuppressants and metal devices and patch testing will be addressed.


  • Anderson, Bryan Erik, MD: Elsevier Inc. – O(IP);
  • Dunnick, Cory A., MD: AbbVie – I(Grants/Research Funding); Celgene – I(Grants/Research Funding); Novartis – I(Grants/Research Funding); Pfizer Inc. – I(Grants/Research Funding);
  • Lampel, Heather P., MD, MPH: Merz Aesthetics – E(S);
  • Mowad, Christen M., MD: AbbVie – E(S); Elsevier Inc. – B(H); UpToDate, Inc – O(IP);
  • Silverberg, Jonathan I., MD, PhD, MPH: AbbVie – C(H), I(NC); AnaptysBio – C(H); Asana Biosciences, LLC – C(H); Eli Lilly and Company – C(H), I(NC); Galderma Research & Development, LLC – C(H); GlaxoSmithKline – C(H), I(NC); Glenmark Generics Inc. – C(H); Kiniksa Pharmaceuticals, Ltd. – C(H), I(NC); Leo Pharma Inc – A(H); Leo Pharma Inc. – I(H); Medimmune – C(H); Menlo Therapeutics – A(H), I(NC); Pfizer Inc. – A(H), C(H); PuriCore, Inc. – C(H); Regeneron – C(H), I(NC), SP(H); Sanofi – C(Grants/Research Funding);
  • Wu, Peggy, MD: no financial relationships exist with commercial interests.
Monday, February 19
1:00 PM
Dr. Lampel / Occupational Contact Dermatitis Update
1:30 PM
Dr. Anderson / New and Up coming Allergens
2:00 PM
Dr. Silverberg / Atopic Dermatitis and Patch Testing
2:30 PM
Dr. Wu / Challenges in Patch Testing
3:00 PM
Dr. Dunnick / Shampoo, Soaps and Sunscreen Allergens
3:30 PM
Dr. Mowad / Metal Devices and Patch Testing
Event Details
  • Date
    Monday, February 19
  • Time
    1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
  • Location
    Room 5A
  • CME Credits
  • Type
  • Bryan Erik Anderson, MD, FAAD - Handout
  • Cory A. Dunnick, MD, FAAD
  • Heather P. Lampel, MD, MPH, FAAD - Handout
  • Jonathan I. Silverberg, MD, PhD, MPH, FAAD
  • Peggy Wu, MD, FAAD