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Session Information

FRM F010 - Case-Based Controversies: Procedural

Ticket required for admission, no tuition fee. Ticket holds seat for only 15 minutes after the official start time.


Date: Friday, August 17

CME Credits: 2.00

Location: Room 309

Time: 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Director: Victor Allen Neel, MD, PhD, FAAD


  • Murad Alam, MD, FAAD
  • Mathew M. Avram, MD, FAAD
  • Christopher James Miller, MD, FAAD
  • David M. Ozog, MD, FAAD
  • Clifford S. Perlis, MD, FAAD
  • Chrysalyne Delling Schmults, MD, FAAD
  • John Strasswimmer, MD, PhD, FAAD - Handout

Learning Objectives:
Following this course, the attendee should be able to:

  • Develop treatment strategies for challenging skin cancers
  • Manage reconstructive conundrums
  • Assess new technologies in dermatologic surgery

We assembled a panel of 7 national experts in dermatologic surgery to present challenging controversies in cancer management, reconstruction and cosmetic surgery.


Friday, August 17
3:05 PMWhat's the skinny on fat? / Dr. Avram
3:15 PMWhen should we treat surgical scars? / Dr. Ozog
3:35 PMPerineural SCC : To irradiate or not to irradiate? / Dr. Schmults
3:50 PMEpidermal sutures - are they a thing of the past? / Dr. Alam
4:10 PMMohs and melanoma - can we reach a consensus please? / Dr. Miller
4:25 PMSystemic chemotherapy in transplant patients - why, when and how / Dr. Perlis
4:40 PMSurgical controversies / Dr. Strasswimmer