Nail Disease Symposium


Friday, May 17, 2019


DoubleTree Minneapolis - University Area

New for 2019, the Nail Disease Symposium will provide disease updates and feature keynote talks from international nail expert Dr. Antonella Tosti from the University of Miami. 


This course will cover a wide range of topics, from the basics of nail care to the presentation of complex nail diseases and pathology. It will include a review of the fundamentals of dermoscopy of the nail unit, and faculty will provide procedural/dermatologic surgery-based education on nail procedures along with updates in research on laser medicine. View agenda.


This activity is ideal for practicing dermatologists, physician assistants, and other healthcare providers interested in nail diseases and for those who diagnose, manage, and treat patients with nail diseases.

Keynote Presenter

Antonella Tosti, MD
Professor, Department of Dermatology and Cutaneous Surgery
University of Miami Miller School of Medicine

Educational Objectives

Following completion of this activity, learners should be better able to:

  • Use new diagnostic tools and methods to better diagnose and treat nail disease.
  • Increase their ability to incorporate new diagnostic technology tools in their patient exams.
  • Identify the appropriate use of new diagnostic tools.
  • Recognize how treating malignant melanoma of the nail bed should be handled differently than malignant melanoma of the skin.

Provided By

University of Minnesota Medical School, Interprofessional Continuing Education
Department of Dermatology, University of Minnesota


Maria K. Hordinsky, MD
Professor and Chair, Department of Dermatology
University of Minnesota

Ronda S. Farah, MD
Assistant Professor, Department of Dermatology
University of Minnesota

Disclosure of Commercial Support

An Acknowledgement of Support will be posted onsite for all activities that have received funding from educational grants.


Joint Accreditation LogoIn 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 4.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Minnesota Board of Podiatric Medicine

This activity has been approved for up to 4.0 CME by the Minnesota Board of Podiatric Medicine.

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 22, 2019

Healthcare Professionals: $150
UMN Resident/Fellow/Student: Fee-Waived
Other Resident/Fellow/Student: $50

Regular Rate: On or After March 23, 2019

Healthcare Professionals: $200
UMN Resident/Fellow/Student: Fee-Waived
Other Resident/Fellow/Student: $50

Registration includes continental breakfast, a box lunch and a light refreshment break.

Printed course materials cannot be guaranteed for on-site/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.


Special needs such as dietary restrictions, lactation room, etc. should be indicated in advance; requests cannot always be honored on-site.

How to Register


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DoubleTree Minneapolis – University Area
511 Huron Blvd SE
Minneapolis, MN
Phone: 612-504-3000


Parking costs are not included in registration fees.


Acknowledgement of Support

We gratefully acknowledge the following organizations for their financial contributions to this activity:

  • AbbVie
  • Amgen

(List current as of 4/2/19)

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