- Evaluate and treat acne and rosacea in the adult female patient.
- Formulate approaches to the challenges of pediatric hair abnormalities.
- Assess treatment approaches for the adult and pediatric patient with common warts and molluscum contagiosum.
- Implement treat-to-target strategies, using new and emerging therapies, for psoriasis.
- Recognize and manage hyperhidrosis.
- Explain how to diagnose and manage hemangiomas.
- Discuss the benefits and risks of current agents and techniques commonly used in aesthetic and procedural dermatology.
- Select filler agents suitable for use in treating different facial areas.
- List signs, symptoms, and diagnostic indicators of hidradenitis supparitiva severity levels and describe initial steps for treatment.
- Design guideline-concurrent treatment strategies for patients with atopic dermatitis to achieve a goal of clear or almost clear skin.
- Individualize patient treatment strategies by considering the full range of current and emerging therapeutic options for atopic dermatitis.
- Apply current strategies for assessing and treating hair disorders.
- Discuss the factors that increase a patient’s risk for developing actinic keratosis.
- Describe the most commonly used and most effective topical therapies.
- Review risks and benefits of systemic therapy in women.
- Identify current treatment options for vitiligo.
- Detect and manage common skin conditions in skin of color.
- Summarize recent advances in the diagnosis and treatment of several severe skin diseases seen in children.
- Discuss approaches to treating warts.
- Describe the evolution of sunscreen technology; summarize new Photoprotective technologies; and discuss and explain current sunscreen controversies.
Joint Accreditation Statement
In support of improving patient care, this activity has been planned and implemented by the Postgraduate Institute for Medicine and Global Academy for Medical Education. Postgraduate Institute for Medicine is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.
Physician Continuing Medical Education
The Postgraduate Institute for Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 13.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Continuing Nursing Education
The maximum number of hours awarded for this Continuing Nursing Education activity is 13.25 contact hours. Pharmacotherapy contact hours for Advance Practice Registered Nurses to be determined.
California Board of Registered Nursing Provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number 13485, for 13.25 contact hours.
Successful completion of this CME activity, which includes participation in the evaluation component, enables the participant to earn up to 13.25 MOC points in the American Board of Internal Medicine's
(ABIM) Maintenance of Certification (MOC) program. Participants will earn MOC points equivalent to the amount of CME credits claimed for the activity. It is the CME activity provider's responsibility to submit participant completion information to ACCME for the purpose of granting ABIM MOC credit.
Successful completion of this CME activity, which includes participation in the evaluation component, enables the participant to earn up to 13.25 MOC points in the American Board of Pediatric’ s (ABP) Maintenance of Certification (MOC) program. Participants will earn MOC points equivalent to the amount of CME credits claimed for the activity. It is the CME activity provider's responsibility to submit participant completion information to ACCME for the purpose of granting ABP MOC credit.
SDEF MOC-D The self-assessment program offered at the 16th Women’s & Pediatric Dermatology Seminar is approved by the American Board of Dermatology (ABD) for MOC-D self-assessment points. Please be sure to report completion of any self-assessment programs on your MOC-D table located in your ABD profile (www.abderm.org).
AAPA accepts certificates of participation for educational activities certified for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ from organizations accredited by ACCME or a recognized state medical society. PAs may receive a maximum of 13.25 Category 1 credits for completing this activity.
Disclosure of Conflicts of Interest
Postgraduate Institute for Medicine (PIM) requires instructors, planners, managers, and other individuals who are in a position to control the content of this activity to disclose any real or apparent conflict of interest (COI) they may have as related to the content of this activity. All identified COI are thoroughly vetted and resolved according to PIM policy. PIM is committed to providing its learners with high quality activities and related materials that promote improvements or quality in healthcare and not a specific proprietary business interest of a commercial interest.