October 14-15, 2017 NPF Residents Meeting - Dallas

Dallas, TX US
October 14, 2017 to October 15, 2017

The Residents Meeting is a one-and-a-half day program that focuses on educating dermatology residents about recent advances in treatments and the management of psoriasis. Residents attend lectures and learn the most up-to-date information about psoriasis research, diagnosis, treatment, and management. In addition to lectures, participants have the opportunity to interact with distinguished faculty and other residents during workshops and social functions.

The 2017 Residents Meeting will be held in Dallas, TX at The Dallas City Center Marriot.

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Additional events

Networking reception

On Saturday, October 14th, from 5 – 6 p.m., the NPF will hold a networking reception for residents and the meeting faculty. All meeting participants are expected to attend. Guests are also welcome to attend with advanced registration. The NPF thanks AbbVie for supporting this reception.

This activity is supported by unrestricted educational grants from Novartis, Celgene, Eli Lilly, Pfizer, Leo.

Questions? Email us at medevents@psoriasis.org or call 800-723-9166, ext. 407.

Target Audience

Dermatology residents

Learning Objectives

At the conclusion of this meeting, participants will be able to:

1. Describe the basic science and physical and psychosocial impact of psoriasis

2. Explain pathophysiology, indications, recommended dosages, efficacy, long-term safety, monitoring and side effects for current psoriatic disease therapies

3. Employ appropriate strategies to diagnose and treat comorbidities associated with psoriasis

4. Apply diagnosis and treatment knowledge toward specific case studies and special populations, including pediatric patients and those with comorbidities

5. Develop strategies to alleviate the cost and barriers associated with psoriasis treatment options

Course summary
Course opens: 
05/01/2016
Course expires: 
12/31/2017
Event starts: 
10/14/2017 - 7:00am
Event ends: 
10/15/2017 - 5:00pm
Cost:
$0.00
Rating: 
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Dallas City Center Marriott
650 N. Pearl
Dallas, TX 75201
United States

Kristina Callis-Duffin, MD
Co-Director, Utah Psoriasis Initiative
Associate Professor, Department of Dermatology
University of Utah, School of Medicine
Salt Lake City, Utah

Amit Garg, MD
Associate Professor and Chair, Department of Dermatology
Co-Director, Rheumatic Skin Disease Clinic
Hofstra North Shore-LIJ School of Medicine, Dept. of Dermatology
Manhasset, New York

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
05/01/2016
Course expires: 
12/31/2017

Price

Cost:
$0.00
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