October 20-21, 2018 NPF Residents Meeting - Chicago, IL

Chicago, IL US
October 20, 2018 to October 21, 2018

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 20th annual Residents Meeting 2018 will be held in Chicago, Illinois at the Chicago Marriott Downtown Magnificent Mile 

Applications will be accepting starting May 1, 2018. APPLY HERE: https://www.psoriasis.org/health-care-providers/medical-events/residents-meeting-2018
Additional events

Networking reception

On Saturday, October 20th, 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.

Questions? Email us at medevents@psoriasis.org

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: 
02/05/2018
Course expires: 
10/21/2018
Event starts: 
10/20/2018 - 7:00am
Event ends: 
10/21/2018 - 5:00pm
Cost:
$0.00
Rating: 
0
Chicago Marriott Downtown Magnificent Mile
540 North Michigan Avenue
Chicago, IL 60611
United States
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


Craig Leonardi, MD
Adjunct Professor of Dermatology
St. Louis University Medical School
St. Louis, MO
 

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
02/05/2018
Course expires: 
10/21/2018

Price

Cost:
$0.00
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