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SYM S016 - Update Platform: Dermatopathology

Open admission, no tuition or ticket.


Date: Saturday, August 18

CME Credits: 1.00

Location: Ballroom BC

Time: 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Director: Thomas D. Horn, MD, FAAD


  • Lisa M. Cohen, MD, FAAD - Handout
  • Lyn M. Duncan, MD - Handout
  • Mai Hoang, MD
  • Lisa H. Lerner, MD, FAAD

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

  • Summarize new developments in the field of dermatopathology
  • Apply knowledge of new immunohistochemical markers to your practice
  • Determine the histopathologic differences among cutaneous lymphomas.

Four speakers will update the audience regarding new and useful developments in dermatopathology. Covered topics will include the pathology of cutaneous lymphomas, inflammatory disorders, immunohistochemistry and the concept of de novo dysplasia as a term used in the diagnosis of certain melanocytic lesions.


Saturday, August 18
4:00 PMUpdate in Diagnostic Immunohistochemical Stains / Hoang
4:15 PMBeyond Neoplasia: Recent Developments in Other Areas of Dermatopathology / Dr. Lerner
4:30 PM2012 - Cutaneous Lymphoma Update / Duncan
4:45 PMDe Novo Dysplasia: Another Melanoma Precursor? / Dr. Cohen