Schedule

PDA 2017 Spring Training 
Medical Therapeutics in Dermatology

The Scottsdale Plaza Hotel
Scottsdale, Arizona
 

Saturday, April 22, 2017


7:15 am - 8:00 am
Registration & Continental Breakfast

8:00 am - 8:05 am
Welcome & Introduction
Janellen Smith, MD, University of California - Irvine
Hege Sarpa, MD, University of California - Irvine
Tony Nuara, MD, President, Phoenix Dermatological Society

8:05 am - 8:30 am
Difficult Pigmented Lesions and Expanding Tools to Unravel Them
Whitney High, MD, University of Colorado

8:30 am - 8:55 am
Updates in Alopecia Areata - the JAKs and Beyond
Jennifer Fu, MD, University of California, San Francisco

8:55 am - 9:20 am
Update on Psoriasis Therapy
John Koo, MD, University of California, San Francisco

9:20 am - 9:40 am
Q & A / Panel Discussion

9:40 am - 10:10 am
Best Cases from the Mayo Clinic Arizona

  • DRESS with Severe Complications and Viral Reactivation
    Leah Swanson, MD
  • Graft versus Host Disease in the Setting of Solid Organ Transplantation
    Elika Hoss, MD
  • Successful Treatment of Generalized Granuloma Annulare with Sulfasalazine
    Yul Yang, MD
  •  A Case of Sore Mouth and Lumpy Jaw
    Ann Brewer, MD

10:10 am - 10:25 am
Break

10:25 am - 10:50 am
Reactions to Melanoma Therapies and Immunotherapies
Mario Lacouture, MD, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center

10:50 am - 11:15 am
Treatment of Cutaneous Lymphoma and New Therapies Update
Laura Pincus, MD, University of California, San Francisco

11:15 am - 11:40 am
Challenging Autoimmune Connective Tissue Disease Cases: Pearls for Diagnosis and Management - Part 1
Drew Kurtzman, MD, University of Arizona

11:40 am - 12:00 pm
Q & A / Panel Discussion

12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Product Theater/Lunch
TNF-α and Immune Diseases: An Ongoing Story
Lindsay Ackerman, MD, University of Arizona
Sponsored by AbbVie
*This session is independent and not part of the official PDA Spring Training meeting. It does not qualify for Continuing Medical Education (CME) credit.

12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Meet the Faculty - Lunch

1:00 pm - 1:25 pm
Medicolegal Concerns of the General Dermatologist
Whitney High, MD, University of Colorado

1:25 pm - 1:50 pm
Frontal Fibrosing Alopecia - A Global Epidermic
Jennifer Fu, MD, University of California, San Francisco

1:50 pm - 2:15 pm
Practical Psychodermatology
John Koo, MD, University of California, San Francisco

2:15 pm - 2:35 pm
Q & A / Panel Discussion

2:35 pm - 3:05 pm
Best Cases from the University of Arizona

  • Large Squamous Cell Carcinoma Arising Within a Traumatic Scar
    Jeff Krase, MD
  • Histiocytoid Sweet's: An Uncommon Diagnosis Commonly Misdiagnosed
    Christie Alexander Kurtzman, MD
  • Atypical Vascular Proliferations in a Patient with Cowden Syndrome
    Jen Sawaya, MD
  • A Follicular Eruption in a Patient with Shortness of Breath
    Joey Chao, MD

3:05 pm - 3:20 pm
Break

3:20 pm - 3:45 pm
Use of Oncologic Drugs in Dermatologic Disease
Mario Lacouture, MD, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center

3:45 pm - 4:10 pm
How to Evaluate an Erythrodermic Patient to Exclude Cutaneous T-cell Lymphoma
Laura Pincus, MD, University of California, San Francisco

4:10 pm - 4:35 pm
Challenging Autoimmune Connective Tissue Disease Cases: Pearls for Diagnosis and Management - Part 2
Drew Kurtzman, MD, University of Arizona

4:35 pm - 4:55 pm
Q & A / Panel Discussion

5:00 pm
Adjourn