Dermatology

Dermatology Seminar CME / CPD 

Short Course:  10 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits for CME / CEU / CPD

Course(s) are appropriate for:  Dermatologists, Family Practitioners, Pediatricians, Internists, General Practitioners, Nurses, Nurse Practitioners, and Physician Assistants

Series 2-4A (DERM2-4A) Topics Include:  Risk Factors for Melanoma, Pediatric Dermatology, Effective Pharmacologic and Nonpharmacologic Treatments, Therapeutic Agents for Psoriasis, and more.

To view topic outline of the full or short course, select the Course Type (Full or Short) below:

Short Course:
DRM2-4A
Short Course Price:
$485
Format:
Available in Audio format.
Only Available Option: Short Course/Part A

Course Topics

Acne/Atopic Dermatitis/Complex Cases

Prescribe and manage antibiotics effectively and prudently in the treatment of acne; Treat acne with topical retinoids and counsel families on contending with irritation from their application; Recommend accessible, cost-effective treatments for atopic dermatitis; Employ effective strategies to treat atopic dermatitis with steroids; Develop differential diagnoses for patients with jaw pain, leg pain, or persistent fever in the absence of obvious causes.

DERM017

Topics in Dermatology

Select effective pharmacologic and nonpharmacologic treatments to address atopic dermatitis; Provide standard-of-care treatment of hemangiomas and warts; Recognize various presentations of Lyme disease; Identify risk factors for photoaging; Counsel patients about the prevention and treatment of changes in skin texture and dyspigmentation caused by sun exposure.

Herpesvirus Infection/Psoriasis

Perform diagnostic testing for oral herpes simplex virus (HSV) infection and HSV encephalitis; Select appropriate antiviral therapy for varicella-zoster virus infection; Recognize manifestations of cytomegalovirus infection in immunocompromised patients; Review efficacy data about current and emerging therapeutic agents for psoriasis; Discuss the potential role of single-domain antibodies and resident memory T cells in the development of novel therapeutic agents for psoriasis.

Management of Melanoma: A Paradigm Shift

Assess the effects of completion lymph node dissection on rates of recurrence and overall survival rate in patients with melanoma; Select patients with melanoma and positive results of sentinel lymph node biopsy most likely to benefit from observation of the nodal basin; Identify the effects of adjuvant targeted therapy and immunotherapy in patients with melanoma; Develop a multidisciplinary strategy for management of melanoma in patients with positive results of sentinel lymph node biopsy; Evaluate the role of neoadjuvant therapy in patients with melanoma.

Additional Information

Additional Continuing Medical Education options available:

Other courses of interest may include: Pediatrics, Family Practice, Internal Medicine and Allergy Review

If you have taken the current Dermatology CME / CPD Review listed above or if you are seeking additional credits, please visit: Medical Courses Coming Soon.  There you will find abbreviated listings of additional courses available related to this specialty and courses that are soon to be released.

 

 

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