Pediatric Dermatology for the Practitioner
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.
More information coming soon.