Acne, Hidradenitis Suppurativa and Pyoderma Gangrenosum
This conference will provide updates regarding medical, procedural and surgical management options for follicular occlusion disorders and pyoderma gangrenosum. We will cover common disorders such as acne and acne variants to topics related to more complex medical dermatology such as pyoderma gangrenosum, hidradenitis suppurativa, dissecting scalp cellulitis and related inflammatory disorders. This will be an exciting educational event with leaders in the field talking about medical treatment pearls and pitfalls related to their areas of expertise. View Agenda
This symposium relates to general, procedural and surgical dermatologists as well internists, rheumatologists, surgeons, and nurses.
- Acne variants
- Pyoderma gangrenosum
- Hidradenitis suppurativa
- Dissecting scalp cellulitis
- Identify up-to-date and guideline based procedural and medical treatment options for several complex suppurating disorders, including those conditions related to follicular occlusion and pyoderma gangrenosum
- State the diagnostic criteria for hidradenitis suppurativa
- Describe a holistic approach to proving medical and palliative care to complex HS patients
University of Minnesota Medical School, Interprofessional Continuing Education
University of Minnesota, Department of Dermatology
Noah Goldfarb, MD
Assistant Professor, University of Minnesota- Departments of Medicine and Dermatology
Ronda Farah, MD
Assistant Professor, Department of Dermatology
Disclosure of Commerical Support
An Acknowledgement of Support will be posted onsite for all activities that have received funding from educational grants.
In support of improving patient care, University of Minnesota, Interprofessional Continuing Education is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.
Credit Designation Statements
American Medical Association (AMA)
The University of Minnesota, Interprofessional Continuing Education designates this live activity for a maximum of 3.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC)
This activity is awarded up to 3.0 ANCC contact hours.
Other Healthcare Professionals
Other healthcare professionals who participate in this CE activity may submit their statement of participation to their appropriate accrediting organizations or state boards for consideration of credit. The participant is responsible for determining whether this activity meets the requirements for acceptable continuing education.
Early Rate: On or before March 13, 2020
Other Healthcare Professionals: $75
Medical Industry Professional: $200
Regular Rate: After March 13, 2020
Other Healthcare Professionals: $100
Medical Industry Professional: $300
Registration includes continental breakfast, lunch and light refreshment breaks.
Printed course materials cannot be guaranteed for onsite/walk-in registrants. Access to online course materials is provided in advance of the activity to registered learners. To ensure you receive all course materials before the start of the activity, please register in advance.
At least 3 registrations from the same group must be submitted to receive a $20 discount per person. Register each person separately online and enter group discount code 3GRP0148 into the discount box during checkout. Or email the completed group registration form to email@example.com. NO refunds will be issued if a person from a group has to cancel or does not show up at the conference. Normal refund policy applies for complete group cancellations.
Special needs such as dietary restrictions, lactation room, etc. should be indicated in advance; requests cannot always be honored on site.
Parking is not included with registration. The Washington Avenue Parking Ramp is adjacent to The Graduate Hotel (third level of the ramp connects to hotel via skyway.) Be aware that the Washington Avenue ramp fills up early. Additional parking is available in the University Avenue Parking Ramp and the Oak Street Parking Ramp.
Light Rail Option
We encourage participants to take advantage of transportation to the conference via Light Rail. The Graduate Hotel is conveniently located near the East Bank light rail stop. To plan your trip please click here.
We gratefully acknowledge the following organizations for their financial contributions to this activity:
- Appulse Medical
- Candela Medical
(List current as of 01/09/2020)