November 7 - 9, 2019


The Cosmopolitan

Las Vegas, NV

CME/CE Credit

We are in the process of putting together the SDEF's 20th Annual Las Vegas Dermatology Seminar & the 16th Annual SDEF Psoriasis Forum program. 
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Learning Objectives

At the conclusion of this live conference, participants should be better able to:

  • Develop a comprehensive treatment plan for acne patients based on clinical guidelines, incorporating pharmacologic and nonpharmacologic strategies.
  • Describe risk factors for actinic keratosis and squamous cell carcinoma.
  • Select appropriate therapeutic strategies for alopecia areata and other hair disorders based on patients’ needs and desires.
  • Apply treatment strategies for patients with atopic dermatitis based on disease severity with the goal of clear or almost clear skin.
  • Incorporate strategies for use of use of new therapies aimed at blocking the inflammatory mediators of atopic dermatitis.
  • Identify treatment options for all stages of melanoma.
  • Demonstrate in-depth understanding of onychomycosis and tinea treatments, including drug interactions and warnings regarding therapy in patients with comorbid disease or receiving other medications.
  • Describe the pathophysiology of psoriasis and the associated comorbidities of the disease.
  • Diagnose and treat patients with psoriasis appropriately, based on current clinical guidelines.
  • Compare and contrast safety and efficacy data on new and emerging therapies for psoriasis.
  • Integrate biologic therapies into the management of appropriately selected patients with psoriasis.
  • Monitor patient response to psoriasis therapy and modify the treatment strategy as needed.
  • Apply treatment strategies, based on knowledge of the indications, efficacy, and risks of available rosacea therapies, to achieve therapeutic goals in rosacea treatment.
  • Develop a treatment plan to address hypertrophic scars and keloids.
  • Differentiate seborrheic keratosis from other skin lesions, particularly melanoma
  • Match patients with the most appropriate interventions for effective and cosmetically acceptable treatment of SK lesions.
  • Discuss the latest data on the prevalence, severity, and impact of primary axillary hyperhidrosis and other common forms of hyperhidrosis.
  • Summarize the efficacy and safety of fillers, toxins, devices, and techniques currently available in aesthetic and procedural dermatology.
  • Identify the considerations in the selection of appropriate filler agents for treating different areas of the face.
  • Compare and contrast the efficacy and safety of agents, devices, and techniques currently available in aesthetic and procedural dermatology.
  • Implement the appropriate nonsurgical techniques for facial rejuvenation.

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