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BU Clinical Meeting

  • 12/01/2012
  • 7:30 AM - 1:00 PM
  • Boston Medical Center Boston University, Department of Dermatology Boston, Massachusetts United States

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Hosted by: 
Boston University
Department of Dermatology 

Patient Viewing
Shapiro Ambulatory Care Center
725 Albany Street
8th floor, Suite 8B
Boston, MA 02118

 

Case Discussion & Lectures
670 Albany Street
Ground Floor Conference Room
Boston, MA 02118

 

SCHEDULE OF EVENTS

7:30-8:00am

Registration and Continental Breakfast
Shapiro Ambulatory Clinic

8:00-9:45am

Patient and Pathology Viewing
Shapiro Ambulatory Clinic

9:45-10:00am

NEDS Business Meeting
670 Albany Street, Ground Floor Auditorium

10:00-12:45pm

Case Discussion and Speakers
Moderators: Dan Miller, MD; Debjani Sahni, MBBS
670 Albany Street, Ground Floor Auditorium

10:00-10:30am

Case Discussion 1-6

10:30-10:45am

"Scleroderma and Updates on Tissue Fibrosis”
Guest Speaker, Robert Simms, MD

10:45-11:15am

Case Discussion 7-12

11:15-11:30am

"Vismodegib: Another Step Forward in Non-Surgical Skin Cancer Management”
Guest Speaker, Barbara Gilchrest, MD

11:30-12:00pm

Case Discussion 13-19

12:00-12:15pm

"' Updates on Body Dysmorphic Disorder”
Guest Speaker, Neelam Vashi, MD

12:15-12:45pm

Case Discussion 20-25

12:45-1:00pm

Final Comments & Meeting Adjourns

Box Lunch & Seating Provided



Planning Committee, Faculty & Speakers

 

Speakers

Barbara A. Gilchrest, M.D
Professor and Chair Emeritus
Boston University School of Medicine Department of Dermatology

Robert W. Simms, M.D
Professor and Section Chair
Boston University School of Medicine Arthritis Center/Rheumatology

Neelam Vashi, M.D
Assistant Professor of Dermatology
Director, New England Center for Ethnic Skin at Boston University
Boston University School of Medicine Department of Dermatology

 

Moderator/Planning Committee

Dan Miller, MD (Moderator/ Planner)

Associate Professor of Dermatology and Pathology
Director of Inpatient Dermatology Services
Boston University School of Medicine Department of Dermatology

Debjani Sahni, MD (Moderator/ Planner)
Staff Dermatologist
Director, Cutaneous Lymphoma Program
Boston University School of Medicine Department of Dermatology

Yoon Soo Cindy Bae, MD (Planner)
3rd Year Dermatology Resident
Boston University School of Medicine Department of Dermatology

Lana Kashlan, MD (Planner)
3rd Year Dermatology Resident
Boston University School of Medicine Department of Dermatology

Kathryn Kent, MD (Planner)
3rd Year Dermatology Resident
Boston University School of Medicine Department of Dermatology



Directions

From the North:

Take Route 93 South (If coming from Route 1, follow Route 1 South (Via Mystic/ Tobin Bridge) to Route 93 South). Take Exit 18 (Mass Ave). At traffic light, take right onto access road; stay in right lane. At end of access road, turn right onto Massachusetts Ave. Turn right onto Albany Street; the Shapiro Ambulatory Care Center will be on your left. To access the parking garage, turn right onto East Concord Street; entrance to garage is on left.

 

From the South:

Take Expressway North (Route 93 / 3). Take Exit 18. At the third traffic light, take left onto access road stay in right lane. At end of access road, turn right onto Massachusetts Ave. Turn right onto Albany Street; the Shapiro Ambulatory Care Center will be on your left. To access the parking garage, turn right onto East Concord Street; entrance to garage is on left.

 

From the West:

Take the Massachusetts Turnpike (Route 90) East to end. Take Expressway South (Route 93). Take Exit 18 (Mass Ave). At traffic light, take right onto access road; stay in the right lane. At end of access road, turn right onto Massachusetts Ave. Turn right onto Albany Street; the Shapiro Ambulatory Care Center will be on your left. To access the parking garage, turn right onto East Concord Street; entrance to garage is on left.

 

Parking:

Parking is available in the garage at 710 Albany Street (closest to Moakley Building) or in the Doctors Office (DOB) garage at 720 Harrison Avenue. Hourly parking rates are available athttp://www.bumc.bu.edu/parking.



Future Meetings

 

February 2, 2013 - Clinical Meeting
Lahey Clinic
Harvard University
Burlington, MA

April 27, 2013 - Didactic Symposium
UConn Health Center
University of Connecticut
Farmington, CT

October 26, 2013 - Clinical Meeting
UMass Medical Center
University of Massachusetts
Amherst, MA

 

 

FOR MORE INFORMATION

Visit the NEDS website at www.nederm.org or contact:

Shawna Melvin, Administrator

New England Dermatological Society

Mail: PO Box 71, Marlboro, MA 01752

Phone: 877-763-3376

Fax: 877-963-3376

E-mail: info@nederm.org

 

CME Credit/Accreditation

 

The Massachusetts Medical Society designates this live activity for a maximum of 5.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Essential Areas and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education through the Joint Sponsorship of the Massachusetts Medical Society and New England Dermatological Society.

The Massachusetts Medical Society is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

As a result of participating in this activity, learners will be able to:

a. Identify signs, symptoms, and pathophysiology of rare and unusual dermatological disease and conditions.

b. Formulate a diagnosis and describe evidence-based best practices for treatment of dermatological diseases and conditions.

c. List updates on what is new in dermatology guidelines and resulting patient applications.


 
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