Program Description

Join the National Psoriasis Foundation for a one hour CME symposium on complex cases in psoriasis. Participants will learn from an expert in psoriasis through lectures, discussions, and case studies. Following a brief overview of psoriasis and recent updates in research and treatments, attendees will participate in cases studies of complex psoriasis patients, including patients with cancer, liver disease, pregnancy, cardiovascular disease and metabolic syndrome. The session will conclude with a question and answer session so that the participants can expand upon the knowledge gained in the case studies.

Date and time

July 7, 2016
10:00 - 11:30 a.m. CEST

Location

Presented at PSORIASIS 2016 - 5th Congress of the Psoriasis International Network
Palais des Congrès
2 Place de la Porte Maillot
75017 Paris
France

Learning Objectives

After completing this activity, participants should be able to:

  1. Discuss commonalities in the pathophysiology of psoriasis and comorbid conditions
  2. Integrate techniques, technologies, and tools that support earlier recognition and aggressive treatment of psoriasis and Psoriatic Arthritis
  3. Outline the safety, efficacy, and role of current and emerging systemic psoriasis treatments in addressing skin, joint and cardiometabolic symptoms in patients with complex presentations
  4. Apply a patient-centric approach to pursuing treatment goals in patients with complex psoriasis presentations

Intended Learners

Dermatologists, rheumatologists, and related health care professionals involved in the care of psoriasis and psoriatic arthritis patients.

Credit Information

An application has been made to the UEMS-EACCME® for CME accreditation of this program.