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WSP076 - Hands-on: The Patient Encounter: Total Body Skin Exam

Saturday, February 17; 1:00 PM - 1:30 PM

Learning Objectives

Following this course, the attendee should be able to:

  • Practice bedside manner and communication skills in a realistic simulated clinical scenario: the full body skin exam.
  • Receive feedback on physical exam skills, including gowning/ draping, and counseling skills.
  • Describe personal reflections after the encounter and identify areas for individualized improvement.

Description

This session will include a one-on-one simulated clinical encounter with an actor patient in which the attendee will perform a full body skin exam. The purpose of this session is to get hands-on practice with performing a routine office exam and then to provide the attendee with feedback on their bedside manner and physical exam skills, including gowning/draping and counseling skills. A rare opportunity to practice in a safe and realistic setting with feedback, the attendee will be invited to reflect on the encounter and identify areas for individualized improvement.

Disclosures

  • Botto, Nina, MD: no financial relationships exist with commercial interests.
  • Shinkai, Kanade, MD, PhD: no financial relationships exist with commercial interests.
Event Details
  • Date
    Saturday, February 17
  • Time
    1:00 PM - 1:30 PM
  • Location
    Room 10
  • CME Credits
    0.50
  • Type
    Ticketed
    MOC
Directors/Co-Directors
  • Kanade Shinkai, MD, PhD, FAAD
  • Nina Botto, MD, FAAD