Clinical Procedures Workshops

Dermoscopy Workshop for Skin Cancer Diagnosis

The dermoscopy workshop will improve your knowledge and skills diagnosing skin cancers with a dermatoscope. You will learn the dermoscopic features of skin cancers and apply this new knowledge to unknown cases. There will also be a hands-on component with various dermatoscopes.

Tuesday, September 12, 2017

1:00 - 4:00 p.m. or

Wednesday, September 13, 2017

8:30 - 11:30 a.m.


Flipped Classroom

Experience a unique educational format. First, watch an online CME video at your convenience. Once on site at FMX, attend the workshop time below. Earn CME for both the online module and onsite workshop.

Thursday, September 14, 2017

1:00 - 4:00 p.m.


From attending the workshop, you will be able to:

  • Examine different skin lesions using dermoscopes to determine typical pathologic patterns of types of skin cancer.
  • Utilize dermoscopy to differentiate seborrheic keratosis from melanocytic lesions. 
  • Integrate checklists and evaluation tools into a dermoscopic examination of suspected skin lesions and melanoma to compile an accurate diagnosis and treatment plan.
  • Conduct a cost/benefit analysis of dermoscopes in your practice.

If you have already registered for the 2017 AAFP FMX, simply return to your confirmation page or call (800) 274-2237 to register for this course.