Sponsored by Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine and Lurie Children's Division of Dermatology, this course will focus on practical pediatric dermatology for the primary care provider, with emphasis on correct diagnosis, therapeutic options and clinical pearls. The target audience is pediatricians, family practitioners, dermatologists, nurses/nurse practitioners and residents in these programs.
Lectures will cover the recognition, diagnosis and treatment of warts, molluscum and herpes infections; common fungal skin infections; psoriasis and other papulosquamous disorders; rashes in the neonate; atopic dermatitis; moles, melanoma and sun protection; emergency room pediatric dermatology; infestations, bites and insect repellents; common vascular disorders; acne vulgaris; and autoimmune disorders in children. See our brochure for detailed conference information.
At the conclusion of this activity, participants will be able to:
The Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
The Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 7.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
National Association of Pediatric Nurse Practitioners (NAPNAP) designates 7.25 contact hours.
Anthony J. Mancini, MD. Professor of Pediatrics and Dermatology, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine; Head, Division of Dermatology, Attending Physician, Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago. Read Dr. Mancini's profile.
The advanced registration fee is
Residents and fellows must submit letters from their training directors verifying training status. The registration fee includes a continental breakfast, lunch, morning and afternoon refreshment breaks, syllabus and parking in the garage at Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine (between Superior and Huron streets, one block east of Michigan Avenue).
Onsite registration and registrations made after November 1, 2019 will be available for $265 for practicing physicians, $235 for CCPA members, $200 for nurse/nurse practitioners and $125 for residents, fellows, students and nurses.
Requests for refunds/cancellations must be sent to email@example.com. The paid registration fee, minus $50 administrative charge, will be refunded. No refunds will be granted after November 1, 2019.
If you have questions or any special needs, please contact the Division of Dermatology at 312.227.6062 or at firstname.lastname@example.org. Note that we may not be able to accommodate any special needs requests received after November 1, 2019.