Wednesday, June 4 - Saturday, June 7, 2014 | Tampa, FL
Skin Problems and Diseases Live Course
Register by May 2 to Save $100
Increase your competence and confidence in diagnosing and treating your patients’ skin conditions.
This live activity, Skin Problems and Diseases, with a beginning date of June 4, 2014, has been reviewed and is acceptable for up to 25.75 Prescribed credits by the American Academy of Family Physicians. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
The AAFP is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
The American Academy of Family Physicians designates this live activity for a maximum of 25.75 AMA PRA Category 1 creditsTM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
|Early Bird Fee*||Fee|
|AAFP Member||Early Bird Fee*: $795||Fee: $895|
|AAFP New Physician Member||Early Bird Fee*: $720||Fee: $820|
|AAFP Student or Resident Member||Early Bird Fee*: $575||Fee: $675|
|Allied Health Professional||Early Bird Fee*: $795||Fee: $895|
|Nonmember||Early Bird Fee*: $1,065||Fee: $1,165|
*Early bird fee available for registrations completed on or before May 2, 2014.
The following hotel is available for accommodations during this course. Contact the hotel to make arrangements for your stay.
Grand Hyatt Tampa Bay(resweb.passkey.com)
2900 Bayport Drive
Tampa, FL 33607
Phone: (813) 874-1234
Rate: $149 Single/Double Occupancy + current tax rate
Note: A limited number of rooms at the discounted group rate are available for conference registrants on a first-come, first-serve basis and cannot be guaranteed by the AAFP.
About Hotel Reservations
- Reservations made after May 2, 2014, will be confirmed on a rate and space available basis. The conference rate is not guaranteed for reservations made after this date.
- Grand Hyatt Tampa Bay guarantees reservation by credit card and will not be charged prior to arrival date.
- Reservations may be cancelled without charge up to 24 hours prior to arrival.
At the end of this course, you will be able to:
- Compile and utilize an appropriate disease management strategy for patients with some of the most common disorders, especially as visits for such conditions are increasingly common.
- Recognize and treat potential S. aureus or MRSA infections before they worsen, which may require a skin culture to positively identify the type and source of infections.
- Counsel patients on proper methods of conducting a skin self-exam to detect potential cancers or irregularities that require early detection and treatment (sometimes by a sub-specialist).
- Apply newly learned procedural techniques for the treatment of skin diseases.
- Utilize different wound closure materials, evaluate patients' risk of infection and other complications, and prepare to refer for surgical consultation when necessary.
- Address patient questions and concerns about appropriate aesthetic procedures and use of particular products.
Registration includes online access to the syllabus one week before the course. A hard copy of the syllabus may be purchased for $60 when registering for the course. Additional information and instruction will be provided by email after you register.
Optional sessions will be offered at this course. Registrants will be notified when these sessions become available. Separate registration and fee required.
|Wednesday, June 4, 2014|
|Wednesday, June 4, 2014: 7:30 - 8:00 a.m.||Registration and Breakfast Provided|
|Wednesday, June 4, 2014: 8:00 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.||General Sessions|
|Wednesday, June 4, 2014: 12:15 - 1:30 p.m.||Lunch on Your Own|
|Wednesday, June 4, 2014: 1:30 - 5:45 p.m.||Optional Sessions*|
|Thursday, June 5, 2014|
|Thursday, June 5, 2014: 7:30 - 8:00 a.m.||Breakfast Provided|
|Thursday, June 5, 2014: 8:00 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.||General Sessions|
|Thursday, June 5, 2014: 12:15 - 1:30 p.m.||Lunch on Your Own|
|Thursday, June 5, 2014: 1:30 - 5:45 p.m.||Optional Sessions*|
|Friday, June 6, 2014|
|Friday, June 6, 2014: 7:30 - 8:00 a.m.||Breakfast Provided|
|Friday, June 6, 2014: 8:00 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.||General Sessions|
|Friday, June 6, 2014: 12:15 - 1:30 p.m.||Lunch on Your Own|
|Friday, June 6, 2014: 1:30 - 4:45 p.m.||Case Studies|
|Saturday, June 7, 2014|
|Saturday, June 7, 2014: 7:30 - 8:00 a.m.||Breakfast Provided|
|Saturday, June 7, 2014: 8:00 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.||General Sessions|
|Saturday, June 7, 2014: 12:15 - 1:30 p.m.||Lunch on Your Own|
|Saturday, June 7, 2014: 1:30 - 5:00 p.m.||Optional Sessions*|
*Separate registration and fee required.
Note: Times are subject to change.
- Actinic Keratosis
- Alopecia and Hair Disorders
- Bacterial 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
- Infestations (lice, scabies, bed bugs)
- Lichen Planus and Bullous/Vesicular Diseases
- Nail Disorders
- Nevi and Melanoma
- Pharmacology of Skin Medications
- Squamous Cell Carcinoma/Basal Cell Carcinoma
- Terminology of Skin Disorders
- Urticaria and Drug Eruptions
- Wound Care, Skin Ulcers, and Pressure Sores
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Skin Problems and Diseases Live Course
June 4-7, 2014