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U030 - Hair Care Practices and Hair Disorders in Skin of Color

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

Learning Objectives

Following this course, the attendee should be able to:

  • Identify and understand the unique hair care practices used among patients of color.
  • Assess and diagnose hair disorders commonly seen in patients of color.
  • Identify preventative measures and treatment options for hair disorders in patients of color.

Description

The session will include an in depth discussion detailing the unique hair care practices among patients of color. Hair disorders commonly encountered by men and women in this population will be discussed along with approaches to diagnosis and practical management. The session will include discussion of approaches to counseling patients regarding optimization of hair care practices. The audience for this session is the general dermatologist who may encounter diverse patient populations and who would like to better understand the unique hair care practices and hair disorders in this population.

Disclosures

  • Ferguson, Nkanyezi Ngwenyama, MD: no financial relationships exist with commercial interests.
  • Kindred, Chesahna, MD, MBA: no financial relationships exist with commercial interests.
  • Price, Lulit, MD: no financial relationships exist with commercial interests.
Schedule
Saturday, February 17
7:30 AM
Dr. Price / Ethnic Hair Care Practices
7:50 AM
Dr. Kindred / Hair Disorders in Women of Color
8:10 AM
Dr. Ferguson / Hair Disorders in Men of Color
Event Details
  • Date
    Saturday, February 17
  • Time
    7:30 AM - 8:30 AM
  • Location
    Room 29D
  • CME Credits
    1.00
  • Type
Directors/Co-Directors
  • Nkanyezi Ngwenyama Ferguson, MD, FAAD - Handout
Speakers