June 23, 2017 Dermatology-Rheumatology Trainee Symposium
In conjunction with the American College of Rheumatology - Rheumatology Research Workshop the NPF will hold a Dermatology-Rheumatology Trainee Psoriatic Disease Symposium. The symposium is a half-day event that brings advanced dermatology residents and rheumatology fellows together to learn more about psoriatic disease and the importance of collaborative, interdisciplinary care.
To register for this course, please complete the following application at: https://www.psoriasis.org/content/dermatologyrheumatology-trainee-symposium-application
This activity is supported by educational grants from Mallinckrodt, Eli Lilly, Celgene and Pfizer, AbbVie.
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 4.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s) TM. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Dermatology Residents and Rheumatology Fellows
After completing this activity, participants should be able to:
- Describe the basic science and physical and psychosocial impact of psoriatic disease.
- Explain pathophysiology, indications, recommended dosages, efficacy, long-term safety, monitoring and side effects for current psoriatic disease therapies.
- Employ appropriate strategies to diagnose and treat comorbidities associated with psoriatic disease.
Planning Committee and Faculty
Abby S. Van Voorhess, M.D.
Director, Department of Dermatology
Eastern Virginia Medical School
Chair, Medical Board
National Psoriasis Foundation
Elaine Husni, M.D., M.P.H.
Vice Chair of Rheumatology
Director, Arthritis and Musculoskeletal Treatment Center
Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine
Case Western Reserve University
Craig Leonardi, M.D.
Adjunct Professor of Dermatology
St. Louis University Medical School
St. Louis, Missouri