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May 2013 Issue Dialogues in Dermatology

Listen as experts discuss insightful topics related to everyday practice.
Item # DIALONLA0513
  • Overview

    Includes 3 Interviews:
    New Thoughts on Melanoma Histology
    by: Clay J. Cockerell, MD, Interviewed by Stuart Brown, MD

    What's New in Melanoma Biology?
    by: Lynn Cornelius, MD interviewed by Michael Heffernan, MD

    Skin Cancer Prevention
    by: Maryam Asgari, MD interviewed by Maurice Thew, MD

    Target Audience: Dermatologists and other health care professionals who wish to access and update their current knowledge of dermatology.
    Learning Objectives:

    At the conclusion of this learning activity, participants should be able to:

    • Recognize the histologic factors used in the staging of melanoma.
    • Recognize fluorescence in situ hybridization (FISH)  can be used as a diagnostic tool to distinguish benign from malignant lesions.
    • Recognize treatment options for  BRAF mutation positive tumors.
    • Identify strategies to treat actinic keratoses as a mechanism  to prevent skin cancer.

    CME credit is only available to purchasers. CME expires April 2016.

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  • CME

    CME credit is only available to purchasers. CME expires April 2016.

    Accreditation Statement

    The American Academy of Dermatology is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
    The American Academy of Dermatology designates this enduring material for a maximum of 2.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™.   Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

    AAD Recognized Credit Statement

    Dialogues in Dermatology is recognized by the American Academy of Dermatology for 2.00 AAD Recognized Credits and may be used toward the AAD Continuing Medical Education Award.