August 6, 2019 Psoriasis 101 Grand Rounds - Johnstown, PA

Johnstown, PA US
August 6, 2019

Join Laura Ferris, M.D., Ph.D. for this one hour presentation that discusses diagnosis of Psoriasis and differentiation from other inflammatory skin conditions, assessing the burden of Psoriasis beyond skin care, and much more.

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Accreditation Statement

The National Psoriasis Foundation is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.


The National Psoriasis Foundation designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s) TM. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. 

This program is supported by educational grants from Bristol-Myers Squibb, Lilly and Ortho Dermatologics.

Target Audience

Phyisicans, Residents, Fellows, Allied Healthcare Professionals 

Learning Objectives

After completing this activity, participants should be able to:

  • Diagnose psoriasis and differentiate it from other inflammatory skin conditions 
  • Assess the burden of psoriasis beyond the skin, including associated co-morbid conditions and psychosocial effects
  • Discuss the pathogenesis of psoriasis and the mechanisms of action of current treatment options 
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™


    This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Essentials and Standards of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education through the joint providership of Oregon Health & Science University (OHSU) and the National Psoriasis Foundation. OHSU is accredited by the ACCME to provide CME for physicians.


    OHSU School of Medicine, Division of CME, designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

  • 1.00 CE
Course opens: 
Course expires: 
Event starts: 
08/06/2019 - 12:00pm
Event ends: 
08/06/2019 - 1:00pm
Conemaugh Memorial Medical Center
1086 Franklin St.
Crossroads Cafe' - 3rd floor of Clinical Pavilion
Johnstown, PA 15905
United States
Laura Ferris, MD, PhD
Associate Professor
University of Pittsburgh Clinical and Translational Science Institute
Director of Clinical Trials, UPMC Department of Dermatology


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