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Skin Problems and Diseases Live Courses

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Family physician performs skin procedure

Featuring the latest evidence-based information on family medicine topics, AAFP live courses make it easy to learn in great locations. Earn CME, connect with your colleagues, and improve patient care, all in 3-1/2 days.

About the Course

As primary care providers, family physicians must be equipped to recognize and treat a wide variety of skin conditions. Get up-to-date, evidence-based information on important skin conditions and diseases, and learn key prodecures and aesthetic skills that you can use to serve the needs of your patients.

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Family physician performs skin procedure

July 15-18, 2015 | Chicago, IL

Register by June 16 to save $100

What You Will Learn

Topics covered in this course include:

  • Acne
  • Actinic Keratosis
  • Alopecia and Hair Disorders
  • Bacterial Skin Infections
  • Benign and Malignant Skin Neoplasms
  • Case Studies - Acne
  • Case Studies – Eczema and Atopic Dermatitis
  • Case Studies - Psoriasis
  • Childhood Rashes
  • Coding and Billing
  • Common Surgical Procedures
  • Contact Dermatitis and Patch Testing
  • Cost-effective Management of Dermatologic Supplies
  • Cutaneous Manifestations of Systemic Disease
  • Cutaneous Viral Infections 
  • Dermoscopy Introduction
  • Eczema and Atopic Dermatitis
  • Fungal Skin Infections
  • Hyperpigmentation / Hypopigmentation
  • Infestations (lice, scabies, bed bugs)
  • Lichen Planus and Bullous/Vesicular Diseases
  • Nail Disorders
  • Nevi and Melanoma
  • Pharmacology of Skin Medications
  • Psoriasis
  • Rosacea 
  • Seborrhea
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma / Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Terminology of Skin Disorders
  • Urticaria and Drug Eruptions
  • Wound Care, Skin Ulcers and Pressure Sores

Note: Topics are subject to change.