Pediatric Dermatology

Pediatric Dermatology: Progress and Practices


Pediatric dermatology is a growing and needed subspecialty. The pediatric population has special dermatologic needs, and the field of pediatric dermatology is devoted to meeting those needs through education and advances in research and clinical care. The University of Minnesota Masonic Children’s Hospital has the largest group of board-certified pediatric dermatologists in the region, and all members of the division participate in the production of this activity. View Agenda.


This activity is ideal for practicing pediatricians, dermatologists, family practitioners and allied healthcare providers interested in pediatric dermatology and for those who diagnose, manage and treat children with common and complex dermatologic diseases. 

Educational Objectives

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

  • Discuss updates and novel developments in dermatologic disease processes.
  • Apply new approaches to the management of common and selected pediatric dermatological conditions when appropriate.
  • Discuss the significance of recent updates regarding pediatric dermatologic processes for current and emerging therapies.

Provided By

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


Kristen Hook, MD
Division Director, Pediatric Dermatology
Associate Professor, Department of Dermatology

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 7.0 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 7.0 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 15, 2019

Physician: $260
Other Healthcare Professional: $230
Resident/Fellow: $50

Resident/Fellow: Fee Waived

Regular Rate: On or After March 16, 2019

Physician: $285
Other Healthcare Professional: $255
Resident/Fellow: $50

Resident/Fellow: Fee Waived

Registration includes continental breakfast, lunch and light refreshment breaks.

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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Wilf Family Center
University of Minnesota Masonic Children's Hospital (South Building)
2450 Riverside Ave
Minneapolis, MN 55454


Parking costs are not included in registration fees.


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

  • Amgen
  • Dermira
  • Janssen Biotech, Inc.
  • M Health - Fairview
  • McKesson Patient Care Solutions
  • Novartis Pharmaceuticals Corp.
  • Pediatric Home Service
  • Pfizer, Inc.
  • Pierre Fabre Pharmaceuticals

(List current as of 2/12/19)