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P151 - Plenary Session

Sunday, February 18; 8:00 AM - 11:30 AM


The plenary session offers attendees the opportunity to hear from renowned experts on topics that impact dermatologists today. Speakers include Academy leadership, award-winning named lecturers, and select guest speakers.


  • Chren, Mary-Margaret, MD: no financial relationships exist with commercial interests.
  • Doudna, Jennifer A.: no financial relationships exist with commercial interests.
  • Irvine, Alan D., MD: AbbVie – C(H); Janssen Pharmaceuticals, Inc – A(H); Regeneron – A(H); Regeneron Pharmaceuticals, Inc. – I(H);
  • Lim, Henry W., MD: Estee Lauder – I(Grants/Research Funding); Ferndale Laboratories, Inc. – I(Grants/Research Funding); Incyte Corporation – I(Grants/Research Funding); Pierre Fabre Dermatologie – Speaker/Faculty Education(H); Unigen – I(Grants/Research Funding);
  • Olbricht, Suzanne, MD: no financial relationships exist with commercial interests.
  • Stratman, Erik Joseph, MD: no financial relationships exist with commercial interests.
  • Vilcek, Jan T, MD, PhD: no financial relationships exist with commercial interests.
Sunday, February 18
8:00 AM
/ AAD and AADA Annual Business Meeting
8:45 AM
Dr. Stratman / Chair's Welcome
8:50 AM
Dr. Chren / Clarence S. Livingood, MD Memorial Award And Lectureship: The State of (Measuring) the Art of Dermatology
9:15 AM
Dr. Lim / President's Address
9:30 AM
Dr. Vilcek / Eugene J. Van Scott Award For Innovative Therapy Of The Skin And Phillip Frost Leadership Lecture: Infliximab: How a TNF Inhibitor Advanced from Modest Beginnings to Unforeseen Therapeutic Successes
9:55 AM
Dr. Olbricht / President-Elect's Address
10:10 AM
Prof. Doudna / Lila And Murray Gruber Memorial Cancer Research Award And Lectureship: CRISPR Systems: Nature's Toolkit for Genome Editing
10:35 AM
Dr. Irvine / Marion B. Sulzberger, MD, Memorial Award And Lectureship: Atopic Dermatitis
11:00 AM
Verghese / Guest Speaker: The Pathology Within: Burnout, Wellness and the Search for Meaning in a Professional Life
Event Details
  • Date
    Sunday, February 18
  • Time
    8:00 AM - 11:30 AM
  • Location
    Ballroom 20B
  • CME Credits
  • Type
  • Erik Joseph Stratman, MD, FAAD
  • Abraham Verghese
  • Alan D. Irvine, MD
  • Henry W. Lim, MD, FAAD
  • Jan T Vilcek, MD, PhD
  • Jennifer A. Doudna
  • Mary-Margaret Chren, MD, FAAD
  • Suzanne Olbricht, MD, FAAD