Skin Problems and Diseases Self-Study Package - 2nd Edition


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Augment Your Care of Skin Conditions:

Cutting-edge, evidence-based education on skin-related disease

Designed to expand your competence and confidence in diagnosing and treating skin conditions including acne, skin infections, psoriasis, eczema, and skin cancer, the AAFP's Skin Problems and Diseases Self-Study Package will help you hone your clinical and disease management skills for patients with common and chronic skin problems.

This dynamic, 29-session self-study package was recorded from the AAFP Skin Problems and Diseases live course. Learn best practices and cutting-edge techniques in disease management -- on a schedule that works best for you. View full topic list »

Earn CME

This self-study package is approved for up 25.5 AAFP Prescribed credits.

CME credit approved through April 24, 2020.
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You Get:


  • 29 video presentations, 30-45 minutes each
  • CME reporting and evaluation option after each lecture
  • Interactive interface with QuestionPause™ during presentations
  • Full-color, 400+ page syllabus
  • Online post-test*
  • Customized learning option with multiple ways to work through the material:



  • Continuous Play - audio and video with speaker slides
  • QuestionPause Play - simulate the live course environment, answering questions as you go


*Post-test MUST be submitted to claim CME credit.
AAFP member ID or purchase invoice required for post-test log in.

Estimated time to complete package: 26 hours


Choose the format that's right for you:

Combination Package

Online Access +
Flash Drive

Best value! Online subscription and USB flash drive. Smartphone/tablet compatible. Includes printed and online color syllabus.

AAFP Member:$695
New Physician:$645
Allied Health:$695

Note: Access to online content ends April 24, 2020.

Single-Format Packages

Flash Drive

Portable, easy access to all of your self-study materials. Includes an USB flash drive, and printed color syllabus.

AAFP Member:$645
New Physician:$595
Allied Health:$645

Online Access

Study when and where you want with online access to all your self-study materials. Smartphone/tablet compatible. Includes online color syllabus.

AAFP Member:$595
New Physician:$545
Allied Health:$595

Note: Access to online content ends April 24, 2020.


  • Acne and Case Studies
  • Actinic Keratosis
  • Alopecia
  • Bacterial Skin Infections
  • Benign Skin Neoplasms
  • Childhood Rashes
  • Coding and Billing
  • Common Surgical Procedures and Cost-Effective Dermatology
  • Contact Dermatitis and Patch Testing
  • Cutaneous Manifestations of Systemic Disease
  • Cutaneous Viral Infections
  • Dermoscopy Introduction
  • Eczema and Atopic Dermatitis Plus Case Studies
  • Fungal Skin Infections
  • Hair Follicle Disorders: Hidradenitis, Folliculitis, Pseudofolliculitis and Keratosis Pilaris
  • Hyperpigmentation/Hypopigmentation
  • Lichen Planus and Bullous/Vesicular Diseases
  • Nail Disorders
  • Nevi and Melanoma Plus Case Studies
  • Pharmacology of Skin Medications: Topical Steroids
  • Physician Wellness: Tools to Combat Burnout
  • Psoriasis and Case Studies
  • Rosacea
  • Seborrhea
  • Skin Manifestations of Sexually Transmitted Infections and HIV
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma/Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Terminology of Skin Disorders
  • Urticaria and Drug Eruptions
  • Wound Care, Skin Ulcers and Pressure Sores

System Requirements

Online Access:

Flash Drive:

CME Credit Statement

This enduring material activity, Skin Problems and Diseases Self-Study Package, has been reviewed and is acceptable for up to 25.5 Prescribed credits by the American Academy of Family Physicians. AAFP certification begins April 25, 2017. Term of approval is for three years from this date. 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 enduring material activity for a maximum of 25.5 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

CME activities approved for AAFP credit are recognized by the AOA as equivalent to AOA Category 2 credit. View more credit agreements »

Completed this activity?

Take the online post-test now to receive CME credit.

AAFP member ID or purchase invoice number required for log in.