November 22, 2019 A-PReP at SDPA - Scottsdale, AZ

Scottsdale, AZ US
November 22, 2019

In conjunction with the Society of Dermatology Physician Assistants, the Psoriasis Recognition Program is designed to help enhance your skills in caring for those with psoriasis. After completing this program, attendees will be formally recognized as up-to-date in the latest psoriasis education.

Refreshments will be provided.

To register for this course, please login and select the register tab then click "Take Course" button at right.

If you do not yet have an account with the National Psoriasis Foundation, please click here to create a new account prior to taking this course. Thank you!   

This activity is supported by educational grants from Celgene, Lilly, Janssen and Ortho Dermatologics.  

The National Psoriasis Foundation designates this live activity for a maximum of 3.0 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM . Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. Non-physician attendees will receive a certificate of attendance and will be responsible for submitting this certificate to their respective boards for reciprocal continuing education credit.  

Target Audience

Physicians, Physician Assistants and Nurse Practitioners 

Learning Objectives

After completing this activity, participants should be able to:

  • Discuss evolving understanding on the pathophysiology of psoriasis, including identification of targets for therapy.
  • Apply guideline-based criteria to the diagnosis and assessment of psoriasis.
  • Select appropriate therapies for moderate to severe psoriasis based on current evidence for efficacy, safety and adherence.
  • Describe the role of early intervention and referral in psoriasis, including the use of goal-oriented strategies in monitoring outcomes from therapy.
  • Outline the spectrum of comorbidities associated with psoriasis and institute treatment plans aimed at minimizing their impact.
Course summary
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Event starts: 
11/22/2019 - 3:45pm
Event ends: 
11/22/2019 - 7:15pm
Westin Kierland Resort & Spa
6902 East Greenway Parkway
Scottsdale, AZ 85254
United States

Planning Committee and Faculty

Jason Oberdick, MPA, PA-C
Dermatology Physician Assistant
Forefront Dermatology
Wexford, Pennsylvania

Douglas DiRuggiero, DMSc, MHS, PA-C
Dermatology Physician Assistant
Rome Dermatology Center
Rome, Georgia


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