The Alabama Dermatology Society


“Dermatology Summer Symposium”

June 22 to June 25, 2017

Sandestin Hilton Hotel
Sandestin, Florida

Sponsored By

The Alabama Dermatology Society and AKH Inc., Advancing Knowledge in Healthcare The Alabama Dermatology Society Summer Symposium (Program #136300) is recognized by the American Academy of Dermatology for 16 AAD Recognized Credit(s) and may be used toward the American Academy of Dermatology’s Continuing Medical Education Award. 

This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Essential Areas and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of AKH Inc., Advancing Knowledge in Healthcare and the Alabama Dermatology Society. AKH, Inc., Advancing Knowledge in Healthcare is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

AKH Inc., Advancing Knowledge in Healthcare designates this live activity for a maximum of 16.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM.

Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in t
he activity.

June 22, 2017    (Thursday)

4:00 - 7:00 p.m. - Registration (Emerald Ballroom Registration Desk)
6:15 - 6:45 p.m. - Business Meeting - ADS Members  (Theater – L.L.)
7:00 - 8:00 p.m. Welcome Reception (Coastal Ballroom) (Compliments of PruGen)

Exhibits - Coastal Ballroom 
CME Program - Emerald Ballroom (A B C D)

June 23, 2017     (Friday)

6:30  a.m.  Registration (Emerald Ballroom registration desk) Continental Breakfast (Coastal Ballroom)

6:45 –  7:45 a.m.                “Product Theater” 
7:45 –  8:30 a.m. - “What’s New in Rosacea” Guy Webster, M.D., PhD.
8:30 –  9:15 a.m. - “What’s New in Therapy” Kenneth Tomecki, M.D.
9:15 – 10:00 a.m. - “Cardiovascular Disease and Psoriasis: What You Need to Know and What You Should Tell Your Patients” Andrew Blauvelt, M.D., M.B.A.                 
10:00 – 10:30 a.m. - “Acne Vulgaris: What Do Available and Newer Therapies Bring to the Table?” James Q. Del Rosso, D.O.
10:30 – 10:50 a.m. - Coffee Break
10:50 – 11:35 a.m. - Lamar S. Osment Lectureship - “What’s New in Atopic Dermatitis” Robert Sidbury, M.D.
11:35 – 12:35 p.m. - “Challenges in Diagnosing and Treating Lentigo Maligna: How Worried Should We Be?” Glen Bowen, M.D.                            
12:35 -  1:35 p.m. - Emily F. Omura Lectureship “A Simplified Approach to the Many New Treatments for Melanoma” Jean Bolognia, M.D. 
1:35 p.m. Lunch
1:45 p.m. - “Introducing Allergan’s exciting NEW product for persistent erythema of rosacea” Julie C. Harper, M.D.

(Product Theater) 

 3:00 p.m.  Ice Cream Social – Poolside
(Compliments of Skin Diagnostics Group)
 6:30 -  7:30 p.m. -  “A Taste of Destin” (Coastal Ballroom)

June 24, 2017     (Saturday)

6:30 a.m.    Continental Breakfast (Coastal Ballroom) 
6:45 a.m.    Psoriasis Presentation - “Cosentyx (Secukinumab) for the Ongoing Management of Adult Patients with Moderate to Severe Psoriasis and Active Psoriatic Arthritis” David J. Cohen, M.D.(Product Theater with Breakfast) 
7:45 –   8:30 a.m. - “New and Re-Emerging Diseases” Kenneth Tomecki, M.D.
8:30 –   9:15 a.m. - Ray O. Noojin Lectureship - “Oral Retinoids” Guy Webster, M.D., PhD.
9:15 – 10:00 a.m. - “Clear Skin With No Side Effects As A Modern Treatment Goal For All Your Patients With Psoriasis” Andrew Blauvelt, M.D., M.B.A.
10:00 – 10:30 a.m. - “Ten Surgical Pearls to Make Life Easier” Glen Bowen, M.D. 
10:30 – 10:50 a.m. - Coffee Break 
10:50 – 11:20 a.m. - “Cosmetic Procedures for Dermatologists” Jill Waibel, M.D.
11:20 – 12:05 p.m. - “Viral Exanthems…From A (A6 Hand, Foot and Mouth) to Z (Zika)” Robert Sidbury, M.D.,  M.P.H.
12:05 -   1:35 p.m. - Hot Issues:
        Acne: Drs. Del Rosso, Harper, Sidbury, Webster
        Acne Management Challenges,            
        Pediatric Perspective

        Rosacea: Drs. Del Rosso, Harper, Webster, Tanghetti
        Therapy – Medical
        Therapy – Physical Modalities for Fixed Erythema

1:35 p.m. - All-American Feast 
1:45 p.m.             “Pfizer Product Theater”    

June 25, 2017     (Sunday)

6:15 – 7:15 a.m. “Pancake Breakfast”  (Compliments of Skin Path Solutions)

Faculty Roundtable  “Best Treatment Pearls” Q&A     Faculty
7:15 – 11:15 a.m. -“Cosmetic Symposium” Emil Tanghetti, M.D., Jill Waibel, M.D.

Medical and Procedural Therapy For:

  • Melasma                                        • Actinic Keratosis

  • Acne scars                                     • Photodamage

  • Telangiectasia                              • Sebaceous Hyperplasia

  • Non Invasive Body Sculpting • Diffuse Erythema

  • Laser Resurfacing      

11:15 a.m.        Adjourn

Meeting Costs

   Early Registration $75.00 (postmarked by 5/31/17) 
                            $125.00 (postmarked after 5/31/17)

ADS Member    
   Early Registration $100.00 (postmarked by 5/31/17)
                            $200.00 (postmarked after 5/31/17)

Non-ADS Member    
   Early Registration $225.00 (postmarked by 5/31/17)
                            $350.00 (postmarked after 5/31/17)

   Early Registration $200.00 (postmarked by 5/31/17)
                            $325.00 (postmarked after 5/31/17)

On Site Regitration  $350    

Make checks payable to:
   Alabama Dermatology Society

Mail to:

   Eric W. Baum, M.D.
   Program Director
   101 Cherry St
   Gadsden, AL  35901

Hotel Accommodations

Sandestin Hilton
4000 Sandestin Blvd
Destin, FL  32550

For more information please 
click the downloadable brochure
at the bottom of this page

Contact ADS

Alabama Dermatology Society
101 Cherry St
Gadsden, AL  35901