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Session Information

FRM F021 - Nails

Open admission to eligible categories, no tuition or ticket


Date: Sunday, August 04

CME Credits: 2.00

Location: Sutton South

Time: 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Director: Nathaniel J. Jellinek, MD, FAAD


  • Jane S. Bellet, MD, FAAD - Handout
  • C. Ralph Daniel, MD, FAAD
  • Phoebe Rich, MD, FAAD
  • Adam Rubin, MD, FAAD
  • Richard K. Scher, MD, FAAD
  • Dana WK Stern, MD

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

  • Recognize and apply new nail surgery techniques.
  • Identify new features of and treatments for common nail diseases.
  • Treat complicated nail diseases more confidently.

This forum focuses on updates in the world of nail disease, with an emphasis towards practical diagnostic and therapeutic knowledge for the general dermatologist. Onychomycosis, psoriasis, lichen planus, pediatric nail diseases, and new nail diseases will be discussed, and the nail surgical literature updated.


Sunday, August 04
10:00 AMIntroduction / Dr. Jellinek
10:05 AMApproach to the patient with nail lichen planus / Dr. Daniel
10:20 AMUpdate on nail psoriasis / Dr. Stern
10:40 AMUpdate on nail pathology/new diagnoses / Dr. Rubin
11:00 AMUpdate on onychomycosis / Dr. Scher
11:20 AMNail surgery update / Dr. Rich
11:40 AMUpdate on pediatric nail disease / Dr. Bellet