Dermatology for the Non-Dermatologist

Venue: Hyatt Regency Sarasota

Location: Sarasota, Florida, United States

Event Date/Time: Nov 10, 2014 / 8:00 am - (EST) End Date/Time: Nov 14, 2014 / 12:15 pm - (EST)
Early Registration Date: Oct 10, 2014
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Description

American Medical Seminars, Inc. presents 21-25 live Primary Care Medical Seminars in Sarasota, Florida each year.  Our CME courses are Commercial Free and are approved for 20 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ as well as AAPA Category 1 CME Credit, AAFP Prescribed Credits, ACEP Category 1 Credits, ACOG Cognates and AAP Credits for our Pediatric courses. CME Courses, to include topics, objectives and certification can be found at www.ams4cme.com

 

This CME Activity is designed for Primary Care Practitioners, Internal Medicine, Emergency Medicine, General Practice, and even Specialists who would like practical and clinically relevant reviews and updates in Primary Care Medicine.

 

Course Outline: 

Day 1 Introduction – Essentials of Dermatology Diagnosis. Common Problems in Office Dermatology. Select Principles of Dermatology Diagnosis and Treatment. Fever and Rash: A Common Sense Approach. Day 2 The Sun and the Skin: Photoaging, Non-Melanoma Skin Cancer, Photodermatosis and Sunscreens. Common Tumors in the Office Setting. Contact Dermatitis. Leg Ulcers and the Principles of Wound Care. Day 3 Acne: Pathophysiology and Treatment. Approach to Rosacea and the Red Face. Malignant Melanomas, Part I: Melanoma, Birthmarks. Malignant Melanomas, Part II: Nevi, Dysplastic Nevi. Day 4 Dermatology Emergencies. Clinical Pearls in Dermatology. Psoriasis. Herpes Simplex and Zoster; Lichen Planus. Day 5 Hair and Nail Disorders for the Primary Care Provider. Evidence-Based Case Studies in Dermatology. Pathophysiology and Treatment of Diabetic Ischemic and Neuropathic Foot Ulcers. “Cases That Have Taught Me a Lesson.”

 

Venue

1000 Boulevard of the Arts
Sarasota
Florida
United States
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Conference Speakers

Jeffrey Miller, M.D., M.B.A. and O. Fred Miller, III, M.D.

Additional Information

Our live CME courses format is that of morning sessions allowing participants time for study, family activities, and recreation. World famous beaches (Siesta Key, rated the #1 Beach by Dr. Beach), Ringling Museum, Van Wezel Performing Arts Hall, the Asolo Theater, Opera House, Selby Gardens, and Mote Marine Laboratory/Aquarium.  Sarasota is only a two hour drive to Disney World, Sea World and other Florida attractions.