Provider-ship: This activity is jointly provided Medical Education Resources, Inc., a non-profit medical education company, and the Dermatology Research and Education Foundation.
Target Audience This conference has been designed for dermatologists, dermatology residents, primary care physicians, physicians involved in the care of patients with skin diseases, dermatology PAs, and dermatology nurse practitioners.
Learning Objectives At the conclusion of this course, you will be able to:
Discuss the new treatments for psoriasis and how to choose between them.
Evaluate older and newer therapies for atopic dermatitis.
Discern various options for managing skin cancer and actinic keratoses.
Assess the various therapies available for acne.
Describe infectious diseases of the skin and management of these conditions.
Discuss therapeutic options for disorders of pigment, hair, and nails.
Identify optimal patients for aesthetic procedures such as botulinum, fillers, chemical peels, and lasers.
Describe concepts learned that can be incorporated directly into clinical practice.
Accreditation Statement In support of improving patient care, this activity has been planned and implemented by Medical Education Resources (MER) and the Dermatology Research and Education Foundation (DREF). MER is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team
Interprofessional Continuing Education (IPCE) This activity was planned by and for the healthcare team, and learners will receive 15 Interprofessional continuing Education (IPCE) credit for learning and change
Physician Credit Medical Education Resources designates this live activity for a maximum of 15 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Nursing Credit Medical Education Resources designates this live activity for a maximum of 15 ANCC nursing contact hours. Nurses will be awarded contact hours upon successful completion of the activity. Medical Education Resources is a provider of continuing nursing education by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider #CEP 12299, for 15 contact hours.