Maui Derm NP+PA Fall 2019 Pre-Conference Program

October 2-5, 2019  •  Omni Grove Park Inn  •  Asheville, NC

The Special Pre-Conference Day will feature 4 tracks of study based on professional experience and interest:

    1. Core Competency in Medical Dermatology “Boot Camp”  (TRACK A)

      designed for NPs and PAs with less than 3 years experience

    2. Masters Classes in Medical Dermatology  (TRACK B)

      designed for NPs and PAs in dermatology for more than 10 years

    3. Surgical Procedural Workshops (TRACK C)
    4. Neuromodulators and Dermal Filler Aesthetic Workshop For Beginners (TRACK D)
Tuesday, October 1, 2019
2:00 pm - 6:00 pmOn-site Registration
(GRAND BALLROOM C FOYER)
Wednesday, October 2, 2019
Core Competency in Medical Dermatology "Boot Camp" (Track A)
6:30 am - 7:30 amBreakfast
(GRAND BALLROOM FOYER)
7:30 am - 8:30 am“What Lies Beneath?” Understanding the Structure & Function of Skin With Correlation to Disease States
(GRAND BALLROOM A)
A structural overview of the skin and its components and how they correlate to skin diseases.
Moderator:
G. Martin, MD

Faculty:
W. High, MD, JD
8:30 am - 9:30 amDermatopathology Overview: What You Need to Know About Dermatopathology to Make You a Better Clinician
(GRAND BALLROOM A)
A one-hour overview of dermatopathology that will provide a deeper understanding of the process from biopsy to path report. How, when, where and why to correctly perform shave, punch and excisions for biopsy and tumor clearance; perils and pitfalls of improperly done biopsies; specimen processing and what you should know; how to interpret a path report and when to ask questions; special stains and their importance; why it is good to know your dermatopathologist.
Moderator:
G. Martin, MD

Faculty:
W. High, MD, JD
9:30 am - 10:00 amSkin Immunology and Why It is Important to Your Diagnostic and Therapeutic Acumen: Part 1
(GRAND BALLROOM A)
An overview of the immunology of the skin and how it relates to skin diseases. The role of T and B cells, dendritic cells, cytokines in diseases of the skin will be covered to create a better understanding of the role of the immune system in a wide variety of skin disorders.
Faculty:
G. Martin, MD
10:00 am - 10:45 amBreak
10:45 am - 11:15 amSkin Immunology and Why It is Important to Your Diagnostic and Therapeutic Acumen: Part 2
(GRAND BALLROOM A)
An overview of the immunology of the skin and how it relates to skin diseases. The role of T and B cells, dendritic cells, cytokines in diseases of the skin will be covered to create a better understanding of the role of the immune system in a wide variety of skin disorders.
Faculty:
G. Martin, MD
11:15 am - 12:30 pm
Comprehensive Primer on Drugs and Diseases in Dermatology: Part 1
(GRAND BALLROOM A)
Our faculty will cover the pharmacology of drugs used to treat the most common skin disorders in dermatology including: acne/rosacea, psoriasis, eczema, actinic keratoses, cutaneous infections (viral, bacterial, fungal, parasitic and arthropod) and many other skin disorders. Each speaker will discuss in great detail the molecular mechanisms of action of each drug, dosing, efficacy, and side effects. Each drug will be discussed in the context of a defined disease state and the “how, when, where and why” will be discussed in detail. From benzoyl peroxide to biologic agents, your comfort level with drugs in dermatology will go up an order of magnitude!

Faculty:
T. Rosen, MD
M. Zirwas, MD
12:30 pm – 1:30 pmProduct Theater Luncheon hosted by Regeneron Sanofi Genzyme
(GRAND BALLROOM A)
Optional non-certified lunches designed to cover therapeutic approaches to a particular disease state. Industry sponsored.
Speaker:
Lakshi Aldredge, MSN, RN, ANP-BC
1:30 pm - 3:15 pm
Comprehensive Primer on Drugs and Diseases in Dermatology: Part 2
(GRAND BALLROOM A)
Our faculty will cover the pharmacology of drugs used to treat the most common skin disorders in dermatology including: acne/rosacea, psoriasis, eczema, actinic keratoses, cutaneous infections (viral, bacterial, fungal, parasitic and arthropod) and many other skin disorders. Each speaker will discuss in great detail the molecular mechanisms of action of each drug, dosing, efficacy, and side effects. Each drug will be discussed in the context of a defined disease state and the “how, when, where and why” will be discussed in detail. From benzoyl peroxide to biologic agents, your comfort level with drugs in dermatology will go up an order of magnitude!

Faculty:
M. Young, MSN, ANP-c
L. Aldredge, MSN, RN, ANP-BC

3:15 pm – 3:30 pmBreak
3:30 pm - 5:00 pmNon-melanoma Skin Cancer: Diagnosis and Management
(GRAND BALLROOM A)
The participant will have the opportunity to assess non-mela- noma skin cancers using a “case study” format. The lesions will be evaluated to determine the degree of risk for recurrence and metastasis and appropriate management strategies will be presented.

Faculty:
V. Lazareth, MA, MSN, NP-C, DCNP

Faculty:
G. Martin, MD
6:00 pm - 7:00 pmPre-Conference Reception
(HERITAGE BC)
Pre-Conference Attendees Only.
Hosted Event
7:15 pm – 8:15 pm
Product Workshop Dinner hosted by Sun Pharma
(HERITAGE C BALLROOM)
Speaker:
Victor Czerkasij, NP

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