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2019, May 18-20: Dermatopathology in the Desert

$999.00

May 18-20, 2019

16.25 CME / 16.25 SAMs

Course Schedule     Faculty Biographies

COURSE DESCRIPTION

This updated course will focus on problem areas in skin pathology encountered by general surgical pathologists and dermatopathologists.  The program will focus on a range of neoplastic entities including melanocytic tumors, cutaneous lymphoproliferative diseases, adnexal tumors, and fibrohistiocytic tumors as well as inflammatory lesions everyone should know.  The course is taught by an engaging faculty who will emphasize a practical approach to these problematic areas.  In addition to the interactive sessions lead by the faculty, participants will have an opportunity to bring their own cases for discussion. By the end of the course, you will have an array of new survival skills for the challenging area of dermatopathology.

COURSE OBJECTIVES 

  • Learn and apply criteria to diagnosis of selected melanocytic neoplasms
  • Learn and apply criteria to diagnosis of selected cutaneous lymphomas
  • Learn and apply criteria to diagnosis of selected inflammatory dermatoses
  • Learn and apply criteria to diagnosis of selected adnexal tumors
  • Learn and apply criteria to diagnosis of selected cutaneous soft tissue tumors

COURSE DIRECTOR

  • Steven D. Billings, MD
    Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine

FACULTY

  • Jinah Kim, MD, PhD
    Palo Alto Medical Foundation
  • Timothy H. McCalmont, MD
    University of California, San Francisco
  • Beth S. Ruben, M.D.
    University of California, San Francisco

The United States and Canadian Academy of Pathology is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The United States and Canadian Academy of Pathology designates this live activity for a maximum of 16.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

USCAP is approved by the American Board of Pathology (ABP) to offer Self-Assessment credits (SAMs) for the purpose of meeting the ABP requirements for Continuing Certification (CC).

Physicians can earn a maximum of 16.25 SAM credit hours.

USCAP records courses at the Interactive Learning Center for future educational purposes. By registering for this course, you consent that your likeness may be used by USCAP. 

CANCELLATION POLICY

For cancellations received one month or more before the course starts, a $50 administrative charge will be due. After that date, cancellations will be assessed an administrative charge of 25% of the total registration fee.

The Academy is not responsible for travel expenses incurred as a result of an event cancellation.



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