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F072 - The Big C's: Children, Cancer, and Cutaneous Complications

Saturday, February 17; 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Learning Objectives

Following this course, the attendee should be able to:

  • Distinguish pediatric from adult clinical presentation and outcome in cutaneous T cell lymphoma.
  • Diagnose and manage concerning melanocytic lesions in children.
  • Develop an approach to cutaneous mastocytosis in children.


Dermatologists can be useful and important in the management of pediatric oncology patients. This session will highlight important cutaneous malignancies and other proliferative disorders in children. Topics will include pediatric melanoma, cutaneous T cell lymphoma, cutaneous mastocytosis, and secondary skin cancer in childhood cancer survivors. This session is geared towards any practitioner interested in honing their approach to the diagnosis and management of children with cutaneous malignancies.


  • Coughlin, Carrie C., MD: no financial relationships exist with commercial interests.
  • Guitart, Joan, MD: Actelion – I(Grants/Research Funding); Elorac, Inc. – I(Grants/Research Funding); Galderma Research & Development, LLC – I(Grants/Research Funding); LEO Laboratories Ltd (LEO Pharma) – A(Fees); miRagen Therapeutics, Inc. – I(Grants/Research Funding); Soligenix, Inc – I(Grants/Research Funding);
  • Hawryluk, Elena B., MD, PhD: Gritstone Oncology – E(S); UpToDate, Inc – O(OB);
  • Huang, Jennifer T., MD: no financial relationships exist with commercial interests.
  • Maguiness, Sheilagh M., MD: Regeneron Pharmaceuticals, Inc. – A(H);
  • Miller, Daniel D., MD: JAMA – E(H); UpToDate, Inc – O(H);
  • Smidt, Aimee, MD: no financial relationships exist with commercial interests.
Saturday, February 17
1:00 PM
Dr. Hawryluk / Pediatric melanoma update
1:25 PM
Dr. Guitart / Diagnosis and management of CTCL in children
1:50 PM
Dr. Maguiness and Dr. Miller / CPC: Malignancy or not?
2:15 PM
Dr. Smidt / A practical approach to cutaneous mastocytosis in children
2:40 PM
Dr. Coughlin / Skin cancer surveillance after cancer therapy: When to worry
Event Details
  • Date
    Saturday, February 17
  • Time
    1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
  • Location
    Room 5A
  • CME Credits
  • Type
  • Jennifer T. Huang, MD, FAAD
  • Carrie C. Coughlin, MD, FAAD - Handout
  • Aimee Smidt, MD, FAAD - Handout
  • Daniel D. Miller, MD, FAAD - Handout
  • Elena B. Hawryluk, MD, PhD, FAAD - Handout
  • Joan Guitart, MD, FAAD - Handout
  • Sheilagh M. Maguiness, MD, FAAD