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Holistic Care: A Cutaneous Journey

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Holistic Care: A Cutaneous Journey

Mar 2, 2017 8:15am ‐ Mar 2, 2017 9:15am

This presentation will be a collaborative effort of a Doctor of Nursing Dermatology Provider and a Certified Nurse Practitioner with a holistic background to provide current techniques to assist in skin healing and integrity maintenance. The most common blog recommendations that patients are reading/following will be shared in an effort to make health providers aware of herbals and mail order options patients are incorporating into their skin care programs. Herbals, over the counter products, electrical devices, magnet therapy, and energy field work are examples that will be explored.

Learning Objectives:

  • Identify at least two foods that are recommended to improve/maintain skin health
  • Demonstrate at least one relaxation technique to utilize in the dermatology setting
  • Identify at least one herbal and one pharmacologic agent that have a noted cytochrome p450 interact

Speaker(s):
  • Heather Roebuck, DNP, FNP-BC, FAANP, Nurse Practitioner/Owner, RoebuckDERM
  • Shirley Hilzinger, FNP-BC, Nurse Practitioner, Energy Healer, Hilzinger Healing, LLC

Evolving Stepwise Management of Atopic Dermatitis: Basics then Beyond

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Evolving Stepwise Management of Atopic Dermatitis: Basics then Beyond

Mar 2, 2017 10:45am ‐ Mar 2, 2017 11:45am

Dermatology nurses will understand the efficacy and safety of national and international standards of AD care. They will also increase their knowledge of how to educate and work with patients with atopic dermatitis.

Learning Objectives:

  • Define atopic dermatitis and recognize it as part of the atopic triad
  • Summarize the skin barrier dysfunction and immunologic process involved in atopic dermatitis pathogenesis
  • Identify step-wise management of atopic dermatitis following international and national guidelines of care
  • Explore evolving therapies and their treatment role

Speaker(s):
  • Noreen Heer Nicol, PhD, RN, FNP, NEA-BC, Associate Professor, University of Colorado Denver

Cosmetic Procedures in Dermatology

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Cosmetic Procedures in Dermatology

Mar 2, 2017 1:00pm ‐ Mar 2, 2017 2:00pm

This presentation will discuss the importance of appropriate patient selection, follow up and other cosmetic procedure considerations. There will be a review of potential complications associated with cosmetic procedures and types of cosmetic procedures performed within dermatology including fillers, laser, toxins, and other injectables.

Learning Objectives:

  • Discuss types of cosmetic procedures performed within dermatology including fillers, laser, toxins, and other injectables
  • Review potential complications associated with cosmetic procedures, including bruising,swelling, pain lumpiness, scar, incomplete treatment
  • Discuss importance of appropriate patient selection, follow up and other cosmetic procedure considerations

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What Should You Do When Cutaneous Vasculitis is More Than Skin Deep?

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What Should You Do When Cutaneous Vasculitis is More Than Skin Deep?

Mar 2, 2017 3:00pm ‐ Mar 2, 2017 4:00pm

A brief overview of cutaneous vasculitis including basic pathophysiology and a detailed assessment plan for evaluation of causes of cutaneous vasculitis including systemic rheumatic diseases.

Learning Objectives:

  • Identify basic pathophysiology or cutaneous vasculitis
  • Determine causes of cutaneous vasculitis
  • Assess when urgent Rheumatology referral is needed for cutaneous vasculitis
  • Describe laboratory screening for patients who present with cutaneous vasculitis to rule out systemic rheumatic disease causes of vasculitis

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Patient Outcomes & Reimbursement

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Patient Outcomes & Reimbursement

Mar 2, 2017 4:00pm ‐ Mar 2, 2017 5:00pm

A review including the history of payment for healthcare services and discuss the move from a fee for service to value based reimbursement. We will discuss the new MACRA legislation as a Pay for Performance initiative.

Learning Objective:

  • Provide an outline of the content MACRA: the move to value based reimbursement, quality metrics and continuous improvement

Speaker(s):
  • David Adelson, MD, MHCDS, Associate Professor, Oregon Health and Science University

ROBIN WEBER IMMUNOLOGY SYMPOSIUM: cGAs, Trex1 and type 1 Interferons-Oh My! New Insights into the Immunological Pathogenesis of Lupus

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ROBIN WEBER IMMUNOLOGY SYMPOSIUM: cGAs, Trex1 and type 1 Interferons-Oh My! New Insights into the Immunological Pathogenesis of Lupus

Mar 3, 2017 8:00am ‐ Mar 3, 2017 9:00am

"cGAs, Trex1 and type 1 Interferons -- Oh my! New insights into the immunological pathogenesis of lupus." Will focus on the clinical presentations of Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus, the risk of concomitant Systemic Lupus Erythematosus, and delve into the current understanding of the pathophysiology of lupus.

Learning Objectives:

  • Recognize the clinical presentations of Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus (CLE)
  • Recognize that different CLE subtypes have differing risk of Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE) development
  • Explain the current understanding of the pathophysiology of CLE
  • Identify characteristic auto-antibodies seen in CLE, SLE, drug induced SLE, drug induced CLE and the sensitivities and specificities of these auto-antibodies

Speaker(s):
  • Nicole Fett, MD, MSCE, Associate Professor of Dermatology, Dermatology Residency Program Director, OHSU

Pyoderma Gangrenosum and Other Neutrophilic Dermatoses: What's New

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Pyoderma Gangrenosum and Other Neutrophilic Dermatoses: What's New

Mar 3, 2017 9:00am ‐ Mar 3, 2017 10:00am

This is an educational session on the new developments in the field of pyoderma gangrenosum and other neutrophilic dermatoses. The recognition and diagnoses of these entities is discussed as the presentation may mimic other disorders and inappropriate or delayed treatment may cause significant morbidity. This will be a case-based approach intertwining new literature and photographs.

Learning Objective:

  • Describe pyoderma gangranosum, its presentation, course and outcome.

Speaker(s):
  • Stanislav N. Tolkachjov, MD, Dermatologist and Mohs Micrographic Surgeon and Cutaneous Oncologist, Surgical Dermatology Group

Acne and Endocrinology

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Acne and Endocrinology

Mar 3, 2017 10:30am ‐ Mar 3, 2017 11:30am

The National Endocrine Organization has shared newer guidelines for diagnosing and treating individuals with Poly Cystic Ovary Syndrome. This presentation will review the various definitions shared by various professional and governmental agencies. Treatment options based on clinical findings will also be provided in a case based approach. This presentation of learning activity will end with the exploration of the current educational initiatives available for patients and providers.

Learning Objective:

  • Identify signs and symptoms of PCOS and recommended treatment algorithm based on cutaneous findings

Speaker(s):
  • Heather Roebuck, DNP, FNP-BC, FAANP, Nurse Practitioner/Owner, RoebuckDERM

Low Anabolic Profile in Assessing a Patient's Overall Hair Loss Program and SHAPIRO Chart

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Low Anabolic Profile in Assessing a Patient's Overall Hair Loss Program and SHAPIRO Chart

Mar 3, 2017 1:00pm ‐ Mar 3, 2017 2:00pm

Latest treatments and advances in hair loss.

Learning Objectives:

  • Identify source of hair loss
  • Determine a plan with the patient to correct the factors causing hair loss

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NIH Dermatology Grand Rounds

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NIH Dermatology Grand Rounds

Mar 3, 2017 2:15pm ‐ Mar 3, 2017 3:15pm

Discussion of new and important skin diseases with systemic manifestations.

Learning Objectives:

  • Identify the cutaneous features of novel syndromes with important systemic manifestations
  • Recognize when expanded medical history and family history important to obtain during the dermatology evaluation
  • Identify when to refer patients with systemic disease for genetic testing or other systemic evaluation

Speaker(s):
  • Edward Cowen, MD, MHSc, Head, Dermatology Consultation Service, NIH