Program Description: 

This educational activity is designed to enhance the knowledge of the academic and community dermatologists who attend our weekly meetings. Virtual cases are presented at grand rounds which demonstrate key points in patient diagnosis and management and will emphasize application of evidence-based medicine. Speaker topics will be chosen based on Grand Rounds quarterly evaluations where attendees are asked on which topics they feel they need further education or competence.

Keywords:  Dermatology, Dermatitis, Skin Abnormalities, Skin Diseases Eczematous, Skin Diseases Genetic, Skin Diseases Infectious, Skin Disease Metabolic, Skin Disease Papulosquamous, Skin Disease Vascular, Skin Disease Vesiculobullous, Neoplasms, Ulcer, Lupus Erythematosus, Facial Dermatoses, Photosensitivity Disorders, Pigmentation Disorders

Target audience: 
Physician
Physician (fellow/resident)
Physician Assistant
Nurse Practitioner
AP/NP
Learning objectives: 

Participants who engage in this educational intervention will be able to: 

  • Develop an approach to evaluating patients with hair loss
  • Recognize common forms of hair loss in skin of color
  • Manage common forms of hair loss in skin of color
Faculty & credentials: 

    Activity Director:
    Leah Lalor, MD
    Assistant Professor of Dermatology
    Medical College of Wisconsin

    Planning Committee:
    Yvonne Chiu, MD
    Karolyn Wanat, MD

    Presenter:
    Ginette Okoye, MD
    Professor and Chair of Dermatology
    Howard University College of Medicine
     

    In accordance with the ACCME® Standards for Commercial Support Six, all in control of content must disclose any relevant financial relationships. The following in control of content had no relevant financial relationships to disclose.

    • Yvonne Chiu, MD
    • Karolyn Wanat, MD


      In accordance with the ACCME® Standards for Commercial Support Six, all in control of content must disclose any relevant financial relationships. These relationships were reviewed via the MCW conflict of interest resolution process and resolved.

      Name

      Company

      Role

      Leah Lalor, MD

      UpToDate

      Reviewer and Author

      Ginette Okoye, MD

      Unilever
      UCB
      Janssen
      Pfizer

      Consultant
      Advisory Board Member
      Consultant
      Principal Investigator and Advisory Board Member

       

       

       

      Contact

      Name: 
      Shely Martin
      Phone number: 
      +1 (414) 955-3106

      ACCME Accreditation Statement:
      The Medical College of Wisconsin is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
       
      AMA Credit Designation Statement: 
      The Medical College of Wisconsin designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

      Hours of  Participation for Allied Health Professionals:
      The Medical College of Wisconsin designates this activity for up to 1.0 hours of participation for continuing education for allied health professionals. 

      Session date: 
      Wednesday, March 10, 2021 - 7:30am to 8:30am
      Location: 
      Virtual Meeting
      United States
      • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
        AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
      • 1.00 Hours of Participation
        Hours of Participation credit.

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