A-PReP, 2017 Real World Dermatology - Newport Beach

Newport Beach, CA US
May 19, 2017

In conjunction with the 2017 Real World Dermatology conference, the Psoriasis Recognition Program is designed to help enhance your skills in caring for those with psoriasis. Physician assistants and nurse practitioners can attend a regional Recognition Program meeting to earn up to 4.75 CME credits. After completing this program, attendees will be formally recognized as up-to-date in the latest psoriasis treatments. Lunch will be provided.

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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 Leo Pharma, Celgene, Novartis, Pfizer, Valeant and Eli Lilly. 

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 4.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s) TM. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. 

Target Audience

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: 
05/19/2017 - 12:00pm
Event ends: 
05/19/2017 - 5:00pm
Hyatt Regency Newport Beach
1107 Jamboree Rd
Newport Beach, CA 92660
United States


Jashin J. Wu, M.D.
Founding Director of Dermatology Research
Director, Psoriasis Clinic
Department of Dermatology
Kaiser Permanente Los Angeles Medical Center
Los Angeles, California

Jennifer Soung, M.D.
Director of Clinical Research
Southern California Dermatology
Santa Ana, California

Lakshi Aldredge, MSN, ANP-BC
Dermatology Service
Portland VA Medical Center
Portland, Oregon

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