2018 Dermpedia Course: Non-Neoplastic Skin Diseases, Alopecia and Dermatopathology Hot Topics: Clinicopathological Correlations

    Event Date: 
    Thu, 04/12/2018 (All day) - Sat, 04/14/2018 (All day)

    APRIL 12-14, 2018


    Dermpedia Sharing dermatology and dermatopathology knowledge

    9th Annual CME Course 

    Non-Neoplastic Skin Diseases, Alopecia and Dermatopathology Hot Topics: Focus on Clinicopathological Correlations. 

    Course For Dermatopathologists and Experienced General Pathologists


    Hosted by Phillip H. McKee, M.B., M.D., FRCPath.

    In High-Definition Projection! 





    Online registration available soon


    Honorary Guest:  Phillip H. McKee, M.B., M.D., FRCPath


    Nooshin Brinster, M.D. (New York, NY)

    Joyce Lee, MBBS, MRCP (Singapore)

    Vincent Liu, M.D. (Iowa City, IA)

    * Stephen Lyle, M.D., Ph.D. (Cambridge, MA)

    * Michael Tetzlaff, M.D., Ph.D (Houston TX)

    * Sonia Toussaint, M.D. (Mexico City, Mexico)

    Yu Hung Wu, M.D. (Taipei, Taiwan)

    * Artur Zembowicz, M.D., Ph.D. (Boston, MA)


    * And others.....

    Dermpedia courses are made available by Dermatopathology Consultations, LLC (Needham Heights, MA), www.dermatopathologyconsultations.com

    For more information about this event, please call 1-617-549-1168 or send email to: courses@dermpedia.org

    Course Venue: 

    Manchester Grand Hyatt, San Diego.  A limited block of rooms at a significantly discounted group rate are available through online registration. This oceanfront hotel is the tallest urban waterfront resort on the West coast.  Featuring roof-top tennis, pool, whirlpool, firepit, spa, and 24 hour fitness facilities, the Manchester Grand Hyatt is also centrally located.

    Course Objectives: 



    We expect to discuss the following entities:






    Physician Attendee Entire 3 day Course:

    • Early Registration Fee $995 (deadline 3/12/2018)
    • Full Fee $1100

    Physician-In-Training, Entire 3 day Course:

    • Early Registration Fee $695 (with complimentary receptions)
    • (deadline 3/12/2018)
    • Full Fee $770

    Physician-In-Training Discount:

    We set aside a limited number of significantly discounted admissions for physicians-in-training (residents and fellows).  These admissions will be sold on a first-come, first-served basis.  In order to qualify for the discounted fees you need to present proof of being in training at registration.

    Refund/Cancellation Policy: 

    A refund will be issued if requested on or before March 12, 2018.  Refunds are issued in the full amount, less a $50.00 processing fee.  After the deadline, only the credits towards tuition for future courses amounting to 50% of the course fee will be offered.  All refunds must be requested in writing or by email. 

    CME Credits:

    Approved for 20 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s), (and up to 25 Credits for those participating in optional small group microscopic sessions). Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

    Faculty disclosures will be listed in the Course Handout.

    American Board of Pathology Self-Assessment Modules (SAMs):

    Dermpedia has been approved by the American Board of Pathology to provide Self-Assessment Modules (SAMs). SAMs are a specific form of Category 1 CME required by the ABP as part of its Maintenance of Certification Program.  A self-assessment post-test -- with defined acceptable performance and timely feedback will be available and is required to obtain SAMs credit.  

    10 SAMs will be offered.


    To preserve the ambience of the course only a limited number of exhibitors will be allowed to present their services or products.  Each exhibiting company will be provided with one 6 feet x 30 inches (or 16 inches, if requested) table and free power outlet.  The tables may be located in the breakout/coffee break area, allowing ample opportunity to interact with the participants and faculty. The area will be the social center of the course.  

    The exhibitor's fee includes registration, participation in our official Course Reception and coffee breaks for two representatives.  The exhibitors are eligible for any discounts available to students.  The exhibitors will be asked to set up their displays according to the Hyatt policy.  The exhibitors are responsible for all the costs of set up and transportation.  The floor hours are Thursday and Friday from 7:00am - 5:00pm and Saturday from 7:00am - 1:00pm. 

    In order to apply, send an email to Margaret K. Cho at courses@dermpedia.org and specify: 

    1. Company name
    2. Company address
    3. Brief Description of Products/Services
    4. Contact Person (name, address, email, telephone, fax)
    5. Number of Representatives


    Online registration available soon 

    Area amenities include: 

    Optional Activities at the Venue

    (not part of the course, but available through the hotel):    

    Marilyn Monroe Spa   4th floor Pool and Whirlpool
    Golf Hyatt Rooftop Tennis


    Some Additional Area Attractions:

     San Diego Zoo

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    Seaport Village
    Seaport Village

    1 Market Place
    San Diego
    Postal Code:
    United States