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SYM S012 - Update Platform: Dermatopathology

Open admission to eligible categories, no tuition or ticket


Date: Saturday, August 03

CME Credits: 1.00

Location: Grand Ballroom East

Time: 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Director: Jennifer Madison McNiff, MD


  • Gary Goldenberg, MD, FAAD
  • Jinah Kim, MD, PhD - Handout
  • Margot S. Peters, MD, FAAD - Handout
  • Antonio Subtil, MD, MBA - Handout

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

  • Summarize new developments in the dermatopathology of inflammatory skin diseases.
  • Determine new concepts in the diagnosis of melanoma and nonmelanoma skin cancer.
  • Apply updated knowledge of CD30 positive lymphoproliferative disorders and histologic mimics to your practice.

Four expert dermatopathologists will update the audience regarding novel and useful developments in dermatopathology. This session will address new concepts regarding dermatopathology of inflammatory dermatoses. Advances in our understanding of nonmelanoma skin cancer will be reviewed. Practical aspects of histopathologic diagnosis of melanocytic lesions will be discussed. The expanding spectrum of CD30-positive lymphoproliferative disorders will be considered, with discussion of histopathologic mimics that may cofound diagnosis.


Saturday, August 03
4:00 PMUpdate on dermatopathology of inflammatory dermatoses / Dr. Peters
4:15 PMWhat's new in nonmelanoma skin cancer: a dermatopathologist's perspective / Dr. Goldenberg
4:30 PMAdvances in dermatopathology of pigmented lesions / Dr. Kim
4:45 PMNew concepts in CD30 lymphoproliferative disorders / Dr. Subtil