12th Las Vegas Dermatology Seminar

12th  Las Vegas Dermatology Seminar

featuring 8th Annual Psoriasis Forum

November 10 - November 12, 2011
Paris Las Vegas Hotel, Las Vegas, NV


Friday, Nov 11, 2011

Friday, November 11, 2011



7:00 AM

Continental Breakfast / Exhibits



Welcome & Introduction


Joseph F. Fowler, Jr, MD, Francisco A. Kerdel, MD


Pre Activity Questionnaire


7:55 AM

Welcome to SDEF's Psoriasis Forum

Francisco A. Kerdel, MD, Moderator

8:00 AM

Translating the Science of Psoriasis

Kenneth B. Gordon, MD

8:30 AM

Principles of Topical Therapy for Psoriasis

Linda F. Stein Gold, MD

9:00 AM

Practical Use and Management of Methotrexate and Cyclosporine

Bruce E. Strober, MD, PhD

9:20 AM

Oral Retinoids for Psoriasis: Lessons from the Research Trials

Craig L. Leonardi, MD

9:40 AM

Practical Phototherapy: A Case-Based Approach   

Kenneth B. Gordon, MD

10:00 AM

Comorbidities in Psoriasis: Cardiovascular Risks and Beyond

Bruce E. Strober, MD, PhD

10:20 AM

Interactive Panel Discussion

All Speakers

10:45 AM

Coffee Break and Visit Exhibits


The T-Cell Directed Biologic

Bruce E. Strober, MD, PhD

11:25 AM

TNF Inhibitors I: The Classics

Francisco A. Kerdel, MD

11:35 AM

Using TNF Inhibitors for Psoriasis and PsA

Kenneth B. Gordon, MD

11:45 AM

TNF Inhibitors II: Update for 2011

Francisco A. Kerdel, MD

11:55 AM

Managing your Patient Using IL12/23 Inhibitors: What Your Need to Know

Craig L. Leonardi, MD

12:15 PM

Emerging Therapies in the Management of Psoriasis

Kenneth B. Gordon, MD

12:25 PM

Interactive Panel Discussion

All Speakers

12:50 PM

Lunch Breakout Sessions With Faculty / Open Discussion


 2:15 PM

Perception & Reality - Clinical Cases - Residents Challenge

Craig L. Leonardi, MD, Moderator - All Speakers

 3:30 PM

Post Activity Questionnaire

 3:45 PM

Wine and Cheese Reception

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