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Skinternal Medicine Conference

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Kyes

500 Missouri Avenue

Jeffersonville, IN 47130

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Skinternal Medicine:

Dermatology for the Non-Dermatologist

Friday April 13, 2018

Don’t miss this exciting and unique opportunity to improve your skills in diagnosing and treating common skin diseases. This course consists of interactive lectures covering high yield, bread and butter dermatology topics including acne, psoriasis, dermatitis, moles, skin infections, and more. Attendees will learn how to diagnosis and manage common skin conditions from experienced dermatologists and dynamic lecturers. Attendees can earn up to 7.0 hours of CME/CE credits.

We look forward to seeing you on Friday April 13, 2018! Don’t miss out – register early and save on registration.

This conference is for you:

All medical care providers, including: Family Physicians, Internists, Pediatricians, Dermatology NPs and PAs, Primary Care NPs and PAs, all physicians, residents, fellows, pharmacists, nurses and medical assistants will all gain important insights into the diagnosis and management of patients with skin diseases.

Website:

www.skinternalmedicineconference.com

Email:

skinternalmedicineconference@gmail.com

Location:

Kye's

500 Missouri Avenue

Jeffersonville, IN 47130

This central and easily accessible location is on the Ohio River with skyline views of downtown Louisville. It is located approximately one mile from the Louisville KFC Yum Center, directly off of the Second Street Bridge. You will enjoy free and ample onsite parking.

Learning Objectives:

At the conclusion of this live conference, participants should be better able to:

  1. 1. Incorporate into daily practice evidenced-based recommendations on new therapies for common dermatologic diseases.
  2. 2. Discern early signs and symptoms of psoriatic arthritis.
  3. 3. Explain the roles of current therapeutic agents in the treatment of psoriasis and psoriatic arthritis.
  4. 4. Assess and manage patients with psoriasis for associated comorbidities.
  5. 5. Integrate treatment approaches for the pediatric patient with common as well as severe skin diseases.
  6. 6. Implement updated strategies for the diagnosis and management of psoriasis, psoriatic arthritis, acne, rosacea, atopic dermatitis, contact dermatitis, actinic keratosis, melanoma, and non-melanoma skin cancers.
  7. 7. Discuss common therapeutic regimens for the treatment of acne and rosacea.
  8. 8. Analyze different types of drug-induced cutaneous reactions and their common culprits.
  9. 9. Identify severe, life-threatening drug-induced rashes.
  10. 10. Recognize current sun-protection recommendations and their implementation in preventative care.
  11. 11. Describe how to select effective sunscreens and how to correctly apply them.
  12. 12. Discuss the clinical findings and treatment options of actinic keratoses.
  13. 13. Identify common presentations of non-melanoma skin cancers and their treatment.
  14. 14. Explain the different classes of topical corticosteroids and their appropriate uses.
  15. 15. Determine which topical steroid, which base, and the quantity to prescribe in various clinical scenarios.
  16. 16. Identify when combination topical steroid products are indicated and when they are contraindicated.
  17. 17. Discuss currently and newly available non-steroidal topical alternatives and their mechanisms of action.
  18. 18. Demonstrate enhanced skill in identifying atypical moles and melanoma.
  19. 19. Differentiate between HSV and VZV and describe measures to prevent transmission.
  20. 20. Describe how to diagnose and treat skin lesions caused by HPV.
  21. 21. Contrast the differences between cellulitis and stasis dermatitis based on recent literature reports.

Continuing Education:

Joint Provider Accreditation Statement

This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of the University of Louisville School of Medicine and DermEd, Inc. The University of Louisville is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Designation Statement

The University of Louisville Office of Continuing Medical Education & Professional Development designates this live activity for a maximum of 7.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Nurses - This program has been approved by the Kentucky Board of Nursing for 8.4 continuing education credits through University of Louisville Hospital, provider number 4-0068-7-18-1029. The Kentucky Board of Nursing approval of an individual nursing education provider does not constitute endorsement of program content.

FACULTY:

Course Director:

Megan N. Landis, MD

Assistant Clinical Professor of Dermatology

University of Louisville School of Medicine

The Dermatology and Skin Cancer Center of Southern Indiana

Corydon, IN

Faculty:

Joseph F. Fowler, MD

Clinical Professor of Dermatology

University of Louisville School of Medicine

Forefront Dermatology

Louisville, KY

J. Scott Kasteler, MD

Clinical Professor of Dermatology

University of Louisville School of Medicine

Forefront Dermatology

Louisville, KY

Molly Moye, MD

Forefront Dermatology

Louisville, KY

Cindy E. Owen, MD

Assistant Clinical Professor of Dermatology

University of Louisville School of Medicine

Associates in Dermatology

Louisville, KY

Tandy Repass, MD

Dermatology Associates of Kentucky

Lexington, KY

Stephen Wolverton, MD

Professor of Dermatology

Indiana University School of Medicine

Indianapolis, IN

Michael Sheehan, MD

Clinical Associate Professor of Dermatology

Indiana University School of Medicine

Dermatology Physicians, Inc.

Columbus, IN

AGENDA

7am: Registration and Continental Breakfast and Exhibits

7:45am: Introduction and Course Pre-Test

8am: Psoriasis and Psoriatic Arthritis (J. Scott Kasteler, MD)

-Diagnosis and management of psoriasis and psoriatic arthritis

8:30am: Acne and Rosacea (Megan N. Landis, MD)

-Acne and rosacea pearls and pitfalls

9:00am: Sun, Pre-Cancers, and Skin Cancers (Molly Moye, MD)

-Diagnosing and treating common skin cancers and pre-cancers

9:30am: Discussion Panel with Q&A

10:00am-10:30am: Break and Exhibits

10:30am: Drug Rashes and Skin Emergencies (Cindy E. Owen, MD)

-Identify different types of drug eruptions and their common causes

11:00am: The Wonderful World of Dermatitis (Joseph F. Fowler, MD)

-Eczema, atopic dermatitis, and more – how to diagnose and treat

11:30am: Discussion Panel with Q&A

12:00pm lunch and exhibits

1:00pm: Pediatric Dermatology (Megan N. Landis, MD)

-Pediatric pearls, pitfalls, and special considerations

1:30pm: What Goes Around: Infections of the Skin and Nails (Tandy Repass, MD)

-Diagnosing and treating common fungal, viral, and bacterial infections

2:00pm: Moles and Melanoma (Molly Moye, MD)

-Melanoma diagnosis, treatment, and prevention

2:30pm: Discussion Panel with Q&A

3:00pm-330pm: Break and Exhibits

3:30pm: Topical Steroids and Alternatives (Stephen Wolverton, MD)

-Topical steroid tips, tricks, and alternatives

4:00pm: The Lower Leg (Michael Sheehan, MD)

-Differentiating between stasis dermatitis and cellulitis and other common skin diseases on the legs and feet

4:30pm: Discussion panel with Q&A

4:45pm: Post-Test and Discussion

5:00pm: Top 10 pearls and Closing Remarks

Registration:

Your registration fee includes attendance to the scientific meeting, breakfast, breaks, lunch, and exhibits. Register online at our website: www.skinternalmedicineconference.com

Physician: $120

(Early bird special: $100 before 1/31/18)

NP, PA, Nurse, Resident: $100

(Early bird special: $90 before 1/31/18)

Questions?

Please see our website for additional information and feel free to contact us by email at skinternalmedicineconference@gmail.com

Exhibitors: If you are interested in being an exhibitor at Skinternal Medicine, please see our website for additional information and/or contact us by email. Thank you!


FAQs

What are my transportation/parking options for getting to and from the event?

You will enjoy FREE ample onsight parking at Kye's.

How can I contact the organizer with any questions?

Please email us with any questions at

skinternalmedicineconference@gmail.com

What's the refund policy?

Attendees can receive refunds up to 30 days prior to the conference, on or before March 14, 2018.

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