March 4

Friday’s must-see events

Welcome to the first day of the 74th Annual Meeting, where cutting-edge dermatology research will be presented and relevant practice issues examined in an improved meeting format designed to help ... > MORE

‘Hot Topics’ reflects top choices of meeting attendees

Annual Meeting attendees have spoken by choosing the subjects they most want addressed at “Hot Topics” (S018), one of the meeting's most popular sessions. Be sure to attend from 1 to 4 p.m. Friday ... > MORE

Finding your bearings: A seasoned fellow shares advice and insights for meeting novices

Adam Friedman, MD, is an associate professor of dermatology, residency program director, and director of translational research at George Washington School of Medicine and Health Sciences in ... > MORE

Simulating the patient experience with a focus on communication

Simulation is becoming a big part of medical education, and that is on display throughout the Annual Meeting in a series of sessions, “Hands-On: The Standardized Patient.” The 30-minute sessions, ... > MORE

Sunday Plenary: Scientific lectures and awards to be presented

The Sunday Plenary will feature a wealth of scientific lectures addressing the influence of genetics on skin disease, tumescent drug delivery, how gene networks influence skin cancer, neurological ... > MORE

Rising drug costs barrier to patient care

The age-old question of whether patient care is negatively affected by rising drug costs is the focus of “The Impact of Drug Pricing on Access to Care: Demystifying the Landscape” (UO13) from 7:30 to ... > MORE

New acne guidelines being reported Friday

Bethanee Schlosser, MD, PhD, and Andrea L. Zaenglein, MD, will present Translating Evidence into Practice: Acne Guidelines from 1 to 3 p.m. Friday in Room 147A. The session will be based on the ... > MORE

Research gaps in psoriasis to be discussed

Despite important advances in expanding the physician knowledge base in the field of psoriasis, substantial deficits remain in the understanding of psoriasis and its treatment, necessitating further ... > MORE

AAD offers MOC self-assessment credits

AAD is offering Maintenance of Certification (MOC) self-assessment credits for a variety of sessions at the Annual Meeting. In addition to the traditional methods of self”assessment still offered at ... > MORE

Annual Meeting schedule has changed

Several changes have been made to the 74th Annual Meeting's traditional schedule so attendees can attend more events. General Sessions The Annual Meeting will now end on Tuesday; the final two ... > MORE