Meeting Information

Visit the SDEF booth at the AAD in San Francisco, March 2009 for the latest information and early registration.


Brochure



Accreditation Statement
This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Essential Areas and Policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint sponsorship of the University of Louisville and Skin Disease Education Foundation, an Elsevier business. The University of Louisville is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.


Learning Objectives

By the conclusion of the conference, participants will be able to:

  • Explain current challenges in cutaneous oncology
  • Demonstrate knowledge of recent developments in melanoma 
  • Examine the latest information on new treatments of common dermatologic diseases and integrate them into practice
  • Describe how to manage the complex psoriasis patient using biologics and conventional therapies
  • Identify methods for treatment of pediatric skin diseases including acne, atopic dermatitis, warts, and hemangiomas
  • Evaluate the use of lasers, lights, and other energy based for patients with fat related disorders, rosacea, facial telangiectases, and for facial rejuvenation
  • Apply skills in new approaches for both soft tissue augmentation and botulinum toxin injections in facial rejuvenation

    
AMA PRA Credit Designation Statement
The designates this continuing medical education activity for a maximum of 36 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
   
Acknowledge Commercial Supporter*
This activity is supported in part by educational grants. We wish to thank the following companies for their support of the Hawaii Dermatology Seminar 2009, and we anticipate their participation in 2010: Allergan, Alma Lasers, Inc., Amgen, BioForm Medical, Biopelle, Centocor, Inc., Dermik, DUSA Pharmaceuticals, Galderma, Genentech, Inc., Graceway Pharmaceuticals, LLC, Johnson & Johnson Consumer Products Company,
   
Target Audience:
Dermatologists, dermatology residents and other healthcare professionals.
   
Faculty Disclosure
As a sponsor accredited by the ACCME, it is the policy of the University of Louisville School of Medicine Continuing Health Sciences Education to require the disclosure of anyone who is in a position to control the content of an educational activity. All relevant financial relationships with any commercial interests and/or manufacturers must be disclosed to participants at the beginning of each activity.
   
Special Needs:
As a sponsor accredited by the ACCME, it is the policy of the EOCME to require the disclosure of anyone who is in a position to control the content of an educational activity. All relevant financial relationships with any commercial interests and/ormanufacturers must be disclosed to participants at the beginning of each activity.
   
Cancellation Policy
Notification of cancellation must be received in writing. Cancellations before November 15, 2009 are refundable, less a $100 processing fee. Cancellations received after November 15, 2009 and before January 1, 2010 are refundable less 50%. Cancellations after January 1, 2010 are non-refundable. Substitutions will be accepted only with written authorization from the original registrant. Skin Disease Education Foundation is not responsible for nonrefundable, nontransferable airline tickets or hotel accommodations purchased for attendance at this course. “No shows” are not eligible for refunds. Registration refunds will be processed within 60 days following the meeting.

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