The Alabama Dermatology Society


“Dermatology Summer Symposium”

June 23 to June 26, 2016

Sandestin Hilton Hotel
Sandestin, Florida

Sponsored By

The Alabama Dermatology Society and AKH, Inc., Advancing Knowledge in Healthcare

The Alabama Dermatology Society’s Summer Symposium (Program #136300) is recognized by the AmericanAcademy 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 education for physicians.

AKH, Inc., Advancing Knowledge in Healthcare designates this live activity for a maximum of 16 AMA PRA Category 1credit (s)™.”  Physicians should only claim  credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

June 23, 2016 (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

June 24, 2016 (Friday)
6:30 a.m. Registration (Emerald Ballroom registration desk)
Continental Breakfast (Costal Ballroom)(Compliments of Pensacola Pathologists, LLC)
6:45 a.m.“Advances in Atopic Dermatitis: Expert Insights Into New and Emerging Therapies” (CME Provided by Paradigm Medical Communications) -James R. Treat, M.D.
7:45 – 8:30 a.m. “Mimicry and Deception in Dermatologic Diagnosis” Eve Lowenstein, M.D., Ph.D.
8:30 – 9:15 a.m. “Through the Looking Glass: Dermascopy Plus Confocal Imaging Reduces Unnecessary Biopsies” Jane M. Kels-Grant, M.D.
9:15 – 10:00 a.m. “Pearls and Pitfalls in Managing Inflammatory Vulvar Disease” Bethanee J. Schlosser, M.D.
10:00 – 10:30 a.m. “Sclerosing Disorders: How Does Skin Factor In?” Ruth Ann Vleugels, M.D., M.P.H.
10:30 – 10:50 a.m. Coffee Break
10:50 – 11:35 a.m. Emily F. Omura Lectureship “Hydroxychloroquine Use in Autoimmune-Medicated Skin Disease”  Anthony P. Fernandez, M.D.
11:35 – 12:35 p.m. Lamar S. Osment Lectureship “Pediatric Drug Eruptions: When To Worry” James R. Treat, M.D
12:35 - 1:35 p.m. “Aesthetic Update: The Future is Now” Mark S. Nestor, M.D., Ph. D.
1:45 p.m. “A Scientifically Designed Topical Treatment for Toenail Onychomycosis:  A Look at the Data, Including Populations of Interest"” Eric W Baum, M.D., M.Sc.  (CME provided by Paradigm Medical Communications)
3:00 p.m. Ice Cream Social – Poolside (Compliments of Skin Diagnostics Group)
6:30 - 7:30 p.m. “A Taste of Destin” (Compliments of Merz – Coastal Ballroom)

June 25, 2016 (Saturday)
6:30 a.m. Continental Breakfast (Coastal Ballroom)(Compliments of KWB Pathology Associates)
6:45 a.m. Psoriasis Presentation Sponsored by Lilly (Product Theater with Breakfast)
7:45 – 8:30 a.m. “Clinical Pearls for Diagnosis and Advanced Management of Cutaneous Lupus and Dermatomyositis” Ruth Ann Vleugels, M.D., M.P.H.
8:30 – 9:15 a.m. Ray O. Noojin Lectureship “Challenging Cases from Virginia” Kenneth E. Greer, M.D.
9:15 – 10:00 a.m. “Clearing Things Up: Updates on Acne and Rosacea” Bethanee J. Schlosser, M.D.
10:00 – 10:30 a.m. “What’s New in Pediatric Dermatology” James R. Treat, M.D.
10:30 – 10:50 a.m. Coffee Break
10:50 – 11:20 a.m. “Fillers and Toxins 2016” Mark S. Nestor, M.D., Ph.D.
11:20 – 12:05 p.m. “Biopsies and Excisions of Melanomas and Pigmented Lesions: Conundrums and Controversies”Susanne M. Olbricht, M.D. 12:05 - 1:35 p.m. Hot Issues:
 • “The Impact of Pregnancy and Hormones on Melanoma and Melanocytic Nevi” Jane M. Kels-Grant, M.D.
• Histological Margins-Panel Discussion
• AAD Update (time permitting)
1:35 p.m. All-American Feast (Compliments of SunPharma)
1:45 p.m. “Otezla: An Oral PDE4 Inhibitor for Plaque Psoriasis” (Sponsored by Celgene)
3:00 p.m. Frozen Drink Party (Compliments of Dermpath Diagnostics, Atlanta)

June 26, 2016 (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. “Psoriasis Symposium” Craig L. Leonardi, M.D., Alan Menter, M.D., Kristina Calles-Duffin, M.D., Caitriona Ryan, M.D.
*New Insights into Pathogenesis of PSO
*The Science Behind Maintenance of Effect
*TNF Antagonists :New Developments
*Case Discussions – Time permitting
*IL17 Blockers: New Approvals and Developments
*IL23 Antagonists: Long Lived and Impressive Responses.
*What’s New With Small Molecules
*Biosimilars: When Will They Arrive and Will They  Make a Difference?
11:15 a.m. Adjourn

Meeting Costs

   Early Registration $75.00 (postmarked by 5/31/16) 
                            $125.00 (postmarked after 5/31/16)

ADS Member    
   Early Registration $100.00 (postmarked by 5/31/16)
                            $200.00 (postmarked after 5/31/16)

Non-ADS Member    
   Early Registration $225.00 (postmarked by 5/31/16)
                            $350.00 (postmarked after 5/31/16)

   Early Registration $200.00 (postmarked by 5/31/16)
                            $325.00 (postmarked after 5/31/16)

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