September 25, 2018 A-PReP at Maui Derm NP+PA Fall 2018 - New Orleans, LA

New Orleans , LA US
September 25, 2018

In conjunction with Maui Derm NP+PA 2018, 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 4.0 CME credits. After completing this program, attendees will be formally recognized as up-to-date in the latest psoriasis treatments.

Dinner 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 Corporation, Eli Lilly & Company, Janssen Biotech, Inc., Novartis Pharmaceuticals Corporation, Pfizer, Inc., Taro, and Valeant Pharmaceuticals North America LLC.  

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

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
Course opens: 
Course expires: 
Event starts: 
09/25/2018 - 3:00pm
Event ends: 
09/25/2018 - 7:00pm
Hilton New Orleans Riverside
2 Poydras St, New Orleans
New Orleans , LA 70130
United States

Planning Committee and Faculty

Veronica Richardson, MSN, CRNP, ANP-BC – Chair
Dermatolgy Nurse Practitioner
Perelman Center
University of Pennsylvania Health System
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Junko Takeshita, MD, PhD, MSCE
Assistant Professor of Dermatology
Assistant Professor of Epidemiology in Biostatistics and Epidemiology
Perelman Center
University of Pennsylvania Health System
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania


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