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U029 - The Truth About Pediatric Contact Dermatitis

Saturday, February 17; 7:30 AM - 8:30 AM

Learning Objectives

Following this course, the attendee should be able to:

  • Recognize the impact of contact dermatitis in children
  • Identify top "P.E.A.S" allergens affecting children


This last decade of discovery has revealed that children suffer as frequently as adults from allergic contact dermatitis. This session will explore the challenges of evaluating children with recalcitrant dermatitis and share practice pearls useful in evaluation and management, from avoiding the shriek with Shrek to initiation of Pre-emptive avoidance strategy (P.E.A.S.).


  • Jacob, Sharon E., MD: American Academy of Allergy Asthma Immunology – SP(H); Dermatitis Academy – F(Grants/Research Funding); HMP Communications – SP(H); Johnson and Johnson Consumer Products Company – C(Fees); Skintifique – C(NC);
Saturday, February 17
7:30 AM
Dr. Jacob / The Truth About Pediatric Contact Dermatitis
Event Details
  • Date
    Saturday, February 17
  • Time
    7:30 AM - 8:30 AM
  • Location
    Room 7B
  • CME Credits
  • Type
  • Sharon E. Jacob, MD, FAAD