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Massachusetts General Hospital Dermatology Case Conference Lecture Series

Course Open/Close: Jul 13, 2022 - Sep 21, 2023

In response to the high demand of requests for Dermatology education and lectures from our generalist colleagues, the faculty of the MGH Dermatology Department provide a weekly interactive case conference for physicians, nurse practitioners, and physician assistants on the basic triage and management of common conditions affecting the skin, hair and nails.

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Course Details

Live-stream September, 2022 – June 2023

In response to the high demand of requests for Dermatology education and lectures from our generalist colleagues, the faculty of the MGH Dermatology Department provide a weekly interactive case conference for physicians, nurse practitioners, and physician assistants on the basic triage and management of common conditions affecting the skin, hair and nails.

We will cover hot topics such as updates in skin cancer, eczema and psoriasis, pediatric dermatology, contact allergies, urgent and emergent dermatologic conditions, hair disorders, cosmetics, and telemedicine. Participants in this course will be taught the tools to interface more efficiently with dermatologists and manage basic dermatologic problems for their patients. They can also bring their cases and questions on skin conditions affecting their practice and receive guidance.

Attendees will receive a Zoom link to watch this live lecture series ahead of the event date.


Pricing

Full Series: 16 Lectures + 4 Free Lectures 
20 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™

We are excited to offer a discount when you register for the complete series!

Physicians and Doctoral-level Professionals: $1,520.00
Other Professionals: $1,200.00
Students/Residents/Fellows: $100.00

A La Carte: 1 Lecture 
AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ per lecture

All registrants: $95.00

NOTE: If you would like to purchase a la carte and not the full series, go to the Register tab and click the checkbox to the right of the lecture title(s), then and click "ENROLL." 

If you purchase the bundled series, the discount will appear in your shopping cart.


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Cancellation Policy

A refund minus a $100.00 administrative fee will be issued for refund requests received by September 20, 2022.  No refunds will be issued for refund requests made after September 20, 2022. Payments made may not be applied to future conferences or other educational activities. There are no exceptions to these policies.

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Course Summary

Course Topic:Dermatology
Course Format:Conference, On-Demand Course
Target Audience:

This lecture series is intended for Physicians of all specialties, Physician Assistants, Nurse Practitioners, Psychologists, and Social Workers

Course Opens: Jul 13, 2022
Course Closes: Sep 21, 2023
Cost: $1,520.00

Learning Objectives

By the end of this program, participants will be able to

  • Describe and identify skin lesions properly so that they can more effectively consult dermatologists.
  • Identify basic dermatology problems, both the common and the acute/dangerous that are emergencies Manage basic dermatology problems in their own practices and know when to refer to a specialist.
  • Discuss environmental and genetic risk factors for the most common type of skin cancers (basal cell carcinoma, squamous cell carcinoma, and melanoma).
  • Discuss treatment options for skin cancer, including topical treatments, light-based treatment, destructive and surgical modalities (including Mohs surgery)Provide a user-friendly algorithm to help skin cancer triaging.
  • Identify to properly diagnose common hair loss conditions and avoid misdiagnoses.
  • Develop a standardized approach to hair loss evaluation and work up.
  • Recognize signs of "hair emergencies" that require prompt referral to dermatology.
  • Identify the therapeutic options for treating common hair loss conditions.
  • Recognize the significant impact that hair loss has on patients.
  • Analyze new treatments for hair loss disorders.
  • Identify diagnosis and assessment of skin lesions in diverse skin types.
  • Demonstrate cultural competency in dermatology.
  • Identify basic dermatology problems, both the common and the acute/dangerous that are emergencies in patients of all skin types.
  • Manage basic dermatology problems in your own practice in a culturally competent way and know when to refer to a specialist.