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Inpatient Dermatology Survival Guide
  Faculty: Robert Micheletti, MD – Philadelphia, PA Assistant Professor of Dermatology and Medicine, University of Pennsylvania Director of the Cutaneous Vasculitis Clinic, Penn Vasculitis Center Medical training, Duke University School of Medicine     Dr. Micheletti discusses the impact of dermatology consultation on the care of medically complex hospitalized [...]
Jan 13, 2021
Alopecia in Skin of Color
  Faculty: Temitayo Ogunleye, MD – Philadelphia, PA Assistant Professor, Dept of Dermatology, University of Pennsylvania Medical Degree, University Pennsylvania, Perelman School of Medicine Dermatology Residency training, University of Michigan     Join Dr. Ogunleye for this podcast for a discussion on the clinical findings and treatment recommendations for Central [...]
Jan 13, 2021
Part 3 – 2020: What’s New in Dermoscopy
  Faculty: Joslyn Kirby, MD – Hummelstown, PA Bachelor’s Degree from Virginia Tech Medical Degree from the University of Virginia Faculty at Penn State University in Hershey, PA   To round out the 3-part series, Dr. Kirby discusses the latest dermoscopy research related to new data on special body sites, [...]
Jan 13, 2021
Part 2 – Dermoscopy Cases: Answering the Question of “What the @*$! Am I Looking At?”
  Faculty: Joslyn Kirby, MD – Hummelstown, PA Bachelor’s Degree from Virginia Tech Medical Degree from the University of Virginia Faculty at Penn State University in Hershey, PA   Listen in as Dr. Kirby applies what was covered in Part 1 to actual dermatology cases. Featured cases include special body [...]
Jan 13, 2021
Part 1 – Dermoscopy: What the @*$! Am I Looking At?
  Faculty: Joslyn Kirby, MD – Hummelstown, PA Bachelor’s Degree from Virginia Tech Medical Degree from the University of Virginia Faculty at Penn State University in Hershey, PA   Join Dr. Joslyn Kirby for Part 1 of a 3-part dermoscopy podcast for a review of the 2-step algorithm for dermoscopy, [...]
Jan 12, 2021
Cannabinoids in Dermatology
  Faculty: Douglas DiRuggiero, DMSc, MHS, PA-C Graduated with Honors from the Duke University Physician Assistant Program Holds a Masters Degree in Health Sciences Awardee, Georgia Humanitarian PA of the Year Awardee, 2018 Presidential Volunteer Service Lifetime Achievement Award.   The cannabis therapeutic landscape is changing rapidly with new articles [...]
Dec 07, 2020
Skin Cancer in the Immunosuppressed Patient
  Faculty: Cynthia Griffith, MPAS, PA-C Graduated summa cum laude from John Brown University Master’s degree in physician assistant studies from UT Southwestern School of Health Professions JDPA, Dermatology Grand Rounds Editor since 2013 2017 UT Southwestern’s Physician Assistant of the Year   Anyone with a suppressed immune system including [...]
Dec 07, 2020
Billing and Coding in Dermatology
  Faculty: Alex Flamm, MD, Penn State University, Hershey, PA Assistant Professor, Department of Dermatology at Penn State Hershey Medical Center Assistant Professor, Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine Dermatology residency at SUNY Downstate Medical Center Dermatopathology fellowship at University of Pennsylvania     Dr. Alex Flamm shares how to [...]
Dec 07, 2020
Symposium – Understanding the JAK/STAT Pathway and Burden of Atopic Dermatitis
Peter A. Lio, MD, Founding Director of the Chicago Integrative Eczema Center reviews the disease state and burden of AD, discusses the integral components in the pathophysiology of AD, and describes the role of the JAK/STAT pathway in AD during this symposium, sponsored by Pfizer, from the recent SDPA DIGITAL [...]
Nov 30, 2020
Management of Papulosquamous Eruptions in Skin of Color
  Faculty: Temitayo Ogunleye, MD – Philadelphia, PA Assistant Professor, Dept of Dermatology, University of Pennsylvania Medical Degree, University Pennsylvania, Perelman School of Medicine Dermatology Residency training, University of Michigan     In this podcast, Dr. Ogunleye shares how to accurately identify papulosquamous disease in the Skin of Color patient [...]
Nov 11, 2020
Product Theater – CIMZIA® (certolizumab pegol): An Anti-TNF for Skin and Joint Relief in Biologic-Experienced Patients
Biologic therapy treatment specialist, Andrea Nguyen, PA-C, MS, discusses CIMZIA® (certolizumab pegol) during this product theater, sponsored by UCB, from the recent SDPA DIGITAL 2020 virtual conference. Posted November 11, 2020 ©2020
Nov 11, 2020
Great Cases in Inpatient and Outpatient Dermatology
  Faculty: Lindsay Ackerman, MD – Phoenix, AZ Doctorate of Medicine, University of Arizona College of Medicine Clinical Assistant Professor, University of Arizona College of Medicine Dermatology Training, Tulane University Founder, Medical Dermatology Specialists   Listen in as Dr. Ackerman explains clinical findings in complex medical dermatology cases including the [...]
Nov 11, 2020
Diet and Dermatology: Translating Evidence into Practice
  Faculty: Rajani Katta, MD – Houston, Texas Clinical Professor of Dermatology, University of Texas, Houston Founder, Baylor College of Medicine, Contact Derm Clinic Member, Media Expert Team, AAD     Dr. Rajani Katta explores the effect of diet in dermatology. First addressing common myths and misconceptions about skin and [...]
Nov 11, 2020
Genodermatoses That Matter
  Faculty: Jonathan Dyer, MD – Columbia, Missouri Phillip C. Anderson Professor and Interim Chair, Dept. of Dermatology, University of Missouri Derm Residency, University of Missouri Pediatric Derm Fellowship, Northwestern University   Dr. Dyer helps listeners recognize the most common inherited skin disorders seen by dermatology practices. He then discusses [...]
Sep 08, 2020
Approaches to Isotretinoin Therapy for Children and Teens
  Faculty: Leigh Ann Rola, MPAS, PA-C – Philadelphia, PA PA, Dermatology Section at Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia Areas of Expertise include atopic dermatitis, acne, skin infections – warts, molluscum, fungal and bacterial including MRSA     Learn to identify patients who are good candidates for systemic isotretinoin therapy, as [...]
Sep 08, 2020
The Science of Skincare Regimen Design
  Faculty: Ilanit Samuels, PA-C BA in Psychology and Biology, Yeshiva University Masters of Clinical Medical Science, Barry University Medical Director, Baumann Cosmetic and Research Institute     Listen in as Ilanit Samuels, PA-C explains the importance of a written skin care regimen using scientific evidence. She provides tips on [...]
Aug 10, 2020
Managing Systemic Therapies in the Pediatric Patient: YES, You CAN Do It!
  Faculty: James Treat, MD – Bryn Mawr, PA Associate Professor, Clinical Pediatrics & Dermatology, Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania Education and Fellowship Director of Pediatric Dermatology, Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia Pediatrics Residency, Hospital of University of Pennsylvania Pediatric Dermatology Fellowship, Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia     This [...]
Aug 07, 2020
Product Theater: Managing Continued Treatment for Chronic Moderate to Severe Plaque Psoriasis
  Faculty: Paul Yamauchi, MD – Santa Monica, CA Assistant Clinical Professor of Dermatology, UCLA’s David Geffen School of Medicine Adjunct Associate Professor, John Wayne Cancer Institute, Santa Monica, CA Dermatology Residency, UCLA School of Medicine Cosmetic Surgery Fellowship, UCLA School of Medicine     This product theater features Dr. [...]
Aug 07, 2020
Before the Patch Test: What to Recommend and Avoid in Suspected Allergic Contact Dermatitis
  Faculty: Rajani Katta, MD – Houston, TX Clinical Professor of Dermatology, University of Texas Founder, Baylor College of Medicine Contact Dermatology Clinic Member, Media Expert Team, AAD     Dr. Katta identifies the top ten allergens in North America listener, and shares the top allergens in eyelid, facial and [...]
Aug 07, 2020
Pediatric Viral Exanthems
  Faculty: Jonathan Dyer, MD – Columbia, Missouri Phillip C. Anderson Professor and Interim Chair, Dept. of Dermatology, University of Missouri Derm Residency, University of Missouri Pediatric Derm Fellowship, Northwestern University   In this podcast, Dr. Jonathan Dyer reviews the most common viral rashes seen in children. He describes exanthems [...]
Aug 01, 2020
Nevi and Melanoma
  Faculty: Lindsay Ackerman, MD – Phoenix, AZ Doctorate of Medicine, University of Arizona College of Medicine Clinical Assisant Professor, University of Arizona College of Medicine Dermatology Training, Tulane University Founder, Medical Dermatology Specialists   In this podcast, Dr. Ackerman reviews the three common types of melanocytic lesions: benign, atypical [...]
Jul 07, 2020
Acne Update
  Faculty: Jonathan Dyer, MD – Columbia, Missouri Phillip C. Anderson Professor and Interim Chair, Dept. of Dermatology, University of Missouri Derm Residency, University of Missouri Pediatric Derm Fellowship, Northwestern University   In this podcast, Dr. Dyer reviews the basic treatment approach to acne before moving into current trends in [...]
Jul 07, 2020
Blistering Disorders
  Faculty: Lindsay Ackerman, MD – Phoenix, AZ Doctorate of Medicine, University of Arizona College of Medicine Clinical Assisant Professor, University of Arizona College of Medicine Dermatology Training, Tulane University Founder, Medical Dermatology Specialists   In this podcast, Dr. Ackerman discusses the histology and pathophysiology of dermatologic blistering disorders, covering [...]
Jun 03, 2020
Product Theater – AKLIEF Cream: An Innovative Topical Retinoid for the Treatment of Acne
  Faculty: Ted Lain, MD – Austin, TX In this podcast product theater, Dr. Ted Lain reviews Aklief (trifarotene) 0.005% cream, a new topical innovation in the treatment of moderate to severe acne. Aklief is indicated for the treatment of acne vulgaris in patients 9 years and older. It is [...]
May 06, 2020
Sun Pharma and DPAF lead the effort in PA-directed research
Dr. Alan Mendelsohn, Associate VP of Medical Affairs at Sun Pharma, and DPAF Vice Chair Cynthia Trickett sit down with Dermcast.tv for a conversation about the importance of research in the Derm PA community. Sun Pharma has recently provided DPAF with generous grant funding specifically for innovative, timely PA-directed research. [...]
May 06, 2020
Tough Legislative Issues and the new “SDPA Member Spotlight”
Kristin Rygg, SDPA Membership Committee member and Holly Glover, SDPA Legislative Committee Chair detail the tough issues facing Derm PAs nationwide, and urge Derm PAs to get involved through their membership with the SDPA. Differing state scopes of practice, Medicare PA recognition and payment and the threat posed by complacency [...]
Apr 08, 2020
How an Expert Approaches Dermatitits
  Faculty: Matthew Zirwas, MD – Bexley, OH Member, North American Contact Dermatitis Group Developer of the Contact Allergen Management Porgram for the American Contact Dermatitis Society (ACDS)   Dr. Zirwas provides the Dermcast audience with a differential diagnosis for the cause of dermatitis based on clinical presentation, and follows [...]
Apr 08, 2020
Intensive Therapies for Challenging Eczema
  Faculty: Sheilagh Maguiness, MD – Minneapolis, MN Pediatric Dermatologist Co-Chair, University of Minnesota Medical Center, Vascular Anomalies Clinic VP, Education and Career Development for Society of Pediatric Dermatology Executive Committee for the American Academy of Pediatrics Section on Dermatology   Dr. Maguiness shares her approach to intensive topical therapies [...]
Mar 11, 2020
Hair Loss in Skin of Color
    Faculty: Ginette Okoye, MD – Fulton, MD Professor of Dermatology and Chair, Department of Dermatology, Howard University College of Medicine Medical Degree, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons Residency training at Yale University   When Rep. Ayanna Pressley (D-Mass.) revealed her diagnosis of alopecia areata, it shined [...]
Mar 04, 2020
What I Didn’t Learn in Residency
Jennifer Holman, MD paid a visit to the Dermcast TV studio to talk about what she DIDN’T learn in residency.  Putting special emphasis on the fact that clinicians should never stop learning, Dr. Holman also tackles the difficult topic of physician/PA burnout and different ways you can “refill your tank.” [...]
Mar 04, 2020
Ocular Dermatology
Douglas DiRuggiero, DMSc, MHS, PA-C dives into the different dermatology diseases of the eye and tells the Dermcast.tv audience what they should be looking for to arrive at the proper diagnosis for their patients. “We send our patients off for an annual dialated eye exam because of a history of [...]
Mar 03, 2020
Anatomist Lecture on Facial Danger Zones
  Faculty: Chris Surek, DO – Overland Park, KS Private practice Plastic Surgeon Assistant Professor of Plastic Surgery, University of Kansas Medical Center ASAPA Aesthetic Surgery Fellowship at the Cleveland Clinic “The fear of injections is the fear of anatomy.”   Dr. Surek leads the Dermcast audience through the complexities of [...]
Mar 01, 2020
Dermoscopy 101
  Faculty: Jennifer Holman, MD – Tyler, TX Medical Degree, University of Oklahoma College of Medicine Dermatology Residency, University of Missouri Awarded a Women’s Dermatologic Society mentorship grant to work with The Pediatric Dermatology Department at Northwestern University   Could be a refresher course for some, BUT a crucial course [...]
Feb 04, 2020
Treating the Hidradenitis Suppurativa Patient
Dr. Joslyn Kirby and Dr. Ginette Okoye stop by the Dermcast TV studio for an informative discussion about the challenges of treating the Hidradenitis Suppurativa (HS) patient. “One of the things that I think a lot of our patients say is ‘my infection’ and that is a really important thing [...]
Jan 06, 2020
Infantile Hemangiomas and Vascular Tumors: When to Worry
From the SDPA Annual Summer Dermatology Conference 2019, held June 6 – June 9, 2019 in Washington, DC. Faculty: James Treat, MD and Sheilagh Maguiness, MD Learning Objectives: Describe features of infantile hemangiomas that predispose to ulceration. Identify hemangiomas that are at high risk for underlying structural anomalies or systemic [...]
Jan 06, 2020
Management Approaches of Nonmelanoma Skin Cancer
  Faculty: Joslyn Kirby, MD – Hummelstown, PA Bachelor’s Degree from Virginia Tech Medical Degree from the University of Virginia Faculty at Penn State University in Hershey, PA   It’s time for a discussion on chemoprevention of nonmelanoma skin cancer.  Dr. Kirby will also explore the surgical and medical treatment [...]
Jan 06, 2020
Practical Approaches to Managing Hidradenitis Suppurativa
  Faculty: Ginette Okoye, MD – Fulton, MD Professor of Dermatology and Chair, Dept of Dermatology, Howard University College of Medicine Medical Degree, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons Residency training at Yale University   Dr. Okoye introduces the Dermcast audience to the basic toolbox of hidradenitis suppurativa (HS) [...]
Dec 18, 2019
SDPA 17th Annual Fall Dermatology Conference Highlights
 Take a look at some highlights from the recent 17th Annual Fall Dermatology Conference in Scottsdale, Arizona. This event marked the highest attendance numbers to date at any SDPA conference, and we’re hearing great things from our attendees about their experiences. Posted December 13, 2019
Dec 13, 2019
Dermatology Urgencies and Emergencies
Dr. Robert Micheletti, University of Pennsylvania in-patient complex dermatology physician, talks to Dermcast.tv about urgent patient presentations for community dermatology providers to be aware of – Stevens-Johnson syndrome, DRESS syndrome and other complex drug reactions of the skin. Posted December 11, 2019
Dec 11, 2019
Pediatric Pearls
From the SDPA Annual Summer Dermatology Conference 2019, held June 6 – June 9, 2019 in Washington, DC. Faculty: Sheilagh Maguiness, MD; James Treat, MD; Leigh Ann Rola, MPAS, PA-C Learning Objectives: Apply the use of a handheld Doppler to assess blood flow in vascular anomalies. Distinguish between facial psoriasis and [...]
Dec 11, 2019
Is It Vasculitis?
From the SDPA Annual Summer Dermatology Conference 2019, held June 6 – June 9, 2019 in Washington, DC. Faculty: Sheilagh Maguiness, MD Learning Objectives: Distinguish between true vasculitis and several potential conditions that may mimic vasculitis. Describe clinical features and management for urticarial multiforme. Discuss the work up and possible complications [...]
Dec 04, 2019
Tips from the Toolbox: Choosing the Best Diagnostic Test for Your Patient
From the SDPA Annual Summer Dermatology Conference 2019, held June 6 – June 9, 2019 in Washington, DC. Faculty: Jennie Clark, MD Learning Objectives: Order the best diagnostic tests for cutaneous fungal, bacterial and viral infections. Choose the best biopsy type, site and lesion to get the most helpful clinical information. [...]
Dec 04, 2019
Neonatal Dermatology
From the SDPA Annual Summer Dermatology Conference 2019, held June 6 – June 9, 2019 in Washington, DC. Faculty: Sheilagh Maguiness, MD Learning Objectives: Develop an approach to common, benign neonatal skin rashes. Formulate a broad differential diagnosis and approach for blistering in a neonate. Distinguish benign neonatal rashes from those [...]
Nov 27, 2019
Managing Hair Loss Without Losing Your Own
Joslyn Kirby, MD sits down with Dermcast.tv for discussion about the management of the alopecia patient.  Hair, or lack thereof,  can be a direct measure of attractiveness.  Alopeica patients often struggle with the stigma associated with their hair loss. Dr. Kirby talks about using dermoscopy in the treatment process, and [...]
Nov 20, 2019
Acne, Rosacea: What’s New?
  Faculty: Joslyn Kirby, MD – Hummelstown, PA Bachelor’s Degree from Virginia Tech Medical Degree from the University of Virginia School of Medicine Faculty at Penn State University in Hershey, PA     Dr. Kirby talks about how diet relates to managing acne and rosacea. The varied clinical spectrum of [...]
Nov 13, 2019
Acne: An Approach for Every Age
From the SDPA Annual Summer Dermatology Conference 2019, held June 6 – June 9, 2019 in Washington, DC. Faculty: Sheilagh Maguiness, MD Learning Objectives: Discuss clinical features of “baby acne” (cephalic pustulosis) and develop a treatment approach. Describe clinical features of infantile acne. Perform an appropriate work up in children with [...]
Nov 13, 2019
Pigmentation Pearls
From the SDPA Annual Summer Dermatology Conference 2019, held June 6 – June 9, 2019 in Washington, DC. Faculty: Temitayo Ogunleye, MD Learning Objectives: Discuss common disorders of pigmentation. Identify hindrances to treatment of disorders of pigmentation. Discuss approaches to addressing disorders of pigmentation. Discuss appropriate expectations for treatment. Posted November [...]
Nov 06, 2019
CTCL Updates
From the SDPA Annual Summer Dermatology Conference 2019, held June 6 – June 9, 2019 in Washington, DC. Faculty: Ginette Okoye, MD Learning Objectives: Develop an approach to evaluating patients for CTCL. Diagnose the most common types of CTCL. Manage early-stage CTCL. Determine when to refer a patient with CTCL. Posted [...]
Nov 06, 2019
High-Yield Genodermatoses
From the SDPA Annual Summer Dermatology Conference 2019, held June 6 – June 9, 2019 in Washington, DC. Faculty: James Treat, MD Learning Objectives: Recognize the early clinical finding of Neurofibromatosis and Tuberous Sclerosis that make the diagnosis. Recognize when a capillary malformation may indicate a genetic disease. Understand the genetic [...]
Oct 30, 2019
Pediatric Skin Lesions and Tumors: Differentiating Trivial from Terrible
From the SDPA Annual Summer Dermatology Conference 2019, held June 6 – June 9, 2019 in Washington, DC. Faculty: James Treat, MD Learning Objectives: Learn which skin lesions are associated with cranial and spinal dysraphism. Understand how to differentiate and treat tumors including nevus sebaceous and xanthogranulomas. Recognize Pilomatrixomas and Dermoid [...]
Oct 30, 2019
Supportive Oncodermatology: What the **** is that?
From the SDPA Annual Summer Dermatology Conference 2019, held June 6 – June 9, 2019 in Washington, DC. Faculty: Adam Friedman, MD, FAAD Learning Objectives: Identify possible challenging side effects of chemotherapy, immunotherapy, and/or radiation and discuss potential management strategies. Discuss possible challenging long-term manifestations of cancer treatment, such as medication [...]
Oct 23, 2019
Dr. Jennie Clarke and Dr. Joslyn Kirby discuss recent articles of note in medical literature
Jennie Clarke, MD and Joslyn Kirby, MD provide the Dermcast audience with recent dermatologic highlights in medical literature. Topics touched upon include dysplastic nevus treatment considerations, preventative use of sunscreen for melanoma, actinic keratoses, the new guidelines for hidradenitis suppurativa (HS) and the treatment of bullous pemphigoid.   Posted October [...]
Oct 23, 2019
Skin of Color Cases From the Clinic
From the SDPA Annual Summer Dermatology Conference 2019, held June 6 – June 9, 2019 in Washington, DC. Faculty: Ginette Okoye, MD Learning Objectives: Diagnose dermatologic disorders that are more common or more severe in skin of color. Manage select dermatologic disorders in skin of color Appreciate the impact of pigmentation [...]
Oct 16, 2019
Systemic Steroids: Panacea or Poison
From the SDPA Annual Summer Dermatology Conference 2019, held June 6 – June 9, 2019 in Washington, DC. Faculty: Jennie Clarke, MD Learning Objectives: List side effects for short term and long term systemic corticosteroid therapy Minimize side effects of systemic corticosteroids through best prescribing strategies. Discuss special populations who require [...]
Oct 16, 2019
A Conversation with SDPA’s New Board President, Gina Mangin
SDPA Board President, Gina Mangin, MPAS, PA-C, pays a visit to the Dermcast.tv studio to talk about a number of upcoming SDPA project and initiatives, including the launch of the new member online community called SDPA Connect, the launch of the Leadership Academy, the purchase of the JDPA and the [...]
Oct 16, 2019
Eye Spy: Ocular Dermatology
From the SDPA Annual Summer Dermatology Conference 2019, held June 6 – June 9, 2019 in Washington, DC. Faculty: Douglas DiRuggiero, MHS, PA-C Learning Objectives: Present differential diagnosis for dermatology diseases of the eye Discuss neoplasms and lesions commonly found around the eye Present current information on ocular melanoma and other [...]
Oct 09, 2019
Sarecycline, new medication specifically for acne
Joshua Grosshandler, MD, stops by the Dermcast.tv studio for a discussion about Sarecycline, the first new oral medication for acne in four years. The medication is weight based, allowing for a lot of flexibiltiy, and requires just one pill per day. “This medicine is indicated at 9 years of age [...]
Oct 09, 2019
Infectious Disease Update
  Faculty: Robert Micheletti, MD – Philadelphia, PA Assistant Professor of Dermatology and Medicine, University of Pennsylvania Director of the Cutaneous Vasculitis Clinic, Penn Vasculitis Center Medical training, Duke University School of Medicine     Dr. Micheletti reviews best practices for infections commonly encountered in the dermatology practice and provides [...]
Oct 02, 2019
Dr. Jennie Clarke discusses rheumatology and dermatology, when to treat and when to refer
Jennie Clarke, MD brings her diagnostic expertise and when to refer rheumatologic diseases such as cutaneous lupus, dermatomyositis, scleroderma, morphea and vasculitis to the Dermcast.tv studio. Learn the dermatologic signs and symptoms that may be indicators of these diseases. Posted October 2, 2019
Oct 02, 2019
The importance of SDPA grassroots advocacy
Former SDPA Legislative Committee Chair and current SDPA Board Member, Hannah Rodriguez, MPAS, PA-C, visits Dermcast.tv to talk about how important grassroots advoacacy is to the Derm PA profession. “For example, that may be that some legislation is going to passed in a particular state that would keep PAs from [...]
Sep 25, 2019
Managing Hair Loss Without Losing Your Own
From the SDPA Annual Summer Dermatology Conference 2019, held June 6 – June 9, 2019 in Washington, DC. Faculty: Joslyn Kirby, MD Learning Objectives: Review application of dermoscopy to aid in diagnosis of hair disorders. Review clinical findings to aid in the diagnosis of hair disorders. Discuss the evidence for treatments [...]
Sep 25, 2019
Management of Cases That Will Put You Behind in Clinic
From the SDPA Annual Summer Dermatology Conference 2019, held June 6 – June 9, 2019 in Washington, DC. Faculty: Rob Micheletti, MD Learning Objectives: Formulate an efficient way to approach tough cases presenting in clinic. Be able to drill down and determine needed interventions in a short period of time. Discuss [...]
Sep 18, 2019
Dr. Adam Friedman Explains the Field of Supportive Oncodermatology
Adam Friedman, MD, FAAD, pays a visit to the Dermcast.tv studio for informative discussion about Supportive Oncodermatology, a lesser known field of medicine that can facilitate improved awareness of dermatologic toxicities and research efforts, with the mutual goal of maximizing quality of life and optimizing utilization of potentially life-prolonging anticancer [...]
Sep 18, 2019
Dr. Ginette Okoye gives insight on alopecia and the alopecia patient
Ginette Okoye, MD visits the Dermcast.tv studio for an in-depth discussion about the psychosocial impacts of, and diagnostics and treatment regimens for alopecia.   Posted September 11, 2019
Sep 11, 2019
Pediatric Contact Dermatitis Update
From the SDPA Annual Summer Dermatology Conference 2019, held June 6 – June 9, 2019 in Washington, DC. Faculty: James Treat, MD Learning Objectives: Learn the perils and pitfalls of playing with slime. Understand when to consider systemic contact dermatitis and what are the most prominent causes. Recognize when contact dermatitis [...]
Sep 11, 2019
Archana Sangha Provides Information about the GAPP Coalition
SDPA President Elect, Archana Sangha, MMS, PA-C, swings by the Dermcast.tv studio for a discussion about the Greater Access for Patients Partnership (GAPP), a coalition of leading professional and patient organizations that aims to improve the dermatology wait times crisis and support access to care. Archana provides the Dermcast.tv audience [...]
Sep 03, 2019
Rheumatology and Dermatology: When to Treat, When to Refer
From the SDPA Annual Summer Dermatology Conference 2019, held June 6 – June 9, 2019 in Washington, DC. Faculty: Jennie Clarke, MD Learning Objectives: Diagnose cutaneous lupus, dermatolmyositis, scleroderma, morphea and vasculitis by recognizing their key dermatologic manifestations. Order appropriate initial work-up to assess for systemic manifestations of lupus, dermatomyositis, scleroderma, [...]
Sep 03, 2019
Cynthia Trickett Provides DPAF Update
DPAF Vice Chair, Cynthia Trickett, PA-C, stops by the Dermcast.tv studio to provide an update on the Dermatology PA Foundation (DPAF). DPAF is seeking PAs in academia for research opportunities – interested individuals can be paired with an experienced mentor for guidance and support. Also discussed, DPAF sponsored eduction sessions, [...]
Aug 28, 2019
Comorbidities in Rosacea and Acne: Fact or Fiction?
From the SDPA Annual Summer Dermatology Conference 2018, held June 27 – July 1, 2018 in Seattle, Washington. Topic: Comorbidities in Rosacea and Acne: Fact or Fiction? Faculty: Gina Fragione, MPAS, PA-C Learning Objectives: 1. Learn to identify the comorbidities of acne. 2. Learn to identify the comorbidities of rosacea. 3. [...]
Aug 26, 2019
Radiation Therapy: Renaissance in Dermatology
From the SDPA Annual Summer Dermatology Conference 2018, held June 27 – July 1, 2018 in Seattle, Washington. Topic: Radiation Therapy: Renaissance in Dermatology Faculty: Brian Berman, MD Learning Objectives: 1. Understand basic effects of radiation on DNA/RNA 2. Review data of efficacy and safety of superficial radiation in reducing post [...]
Aug 16, 2019
Natural Disasters and the Skin
From the SDPA Annual Summer Dermatology Conference 2018, held June 27 – July 1, 2018 in Seattle, Washington. Topic: Natural Disasters and the Skin Faculty: Ted Rosen, MD Learning Objectives: 1. The attendee will recognize traumatic events associated with select natural disasters, particularly floods 2. The attendee will diagnose and manage [...]
Aug 14, 2019
Mountain Wilderness Cutaneous Infections
From the SDPA Annual Summer Dermatology Conference 2018, held June 27 – July 1, 2018 in Seattle, Washington. Topic: Mountain Wilderness Cutaneous Infections Faculty: Bill Brandenburg, MD Learning Objectives: 1. Mountains are a hostile environment making infections both more common and harder to treat 2. Prevention is key, Irrigate wounds well [...]
Aug 04, 2019
Pediatric Skin Infections
From the SDPA Annual Summer Dermatology Conference 2018, held June 27 – July 1, 2018 in Seattle, Washington. Topic: Pediatric Skin Infections Faculty: Pearl Kwong, MD Learning Objectives: 1. Illustrate different kinds of skin infections that can occur in pediatric patients 2. Learn and recognize different clinical manifestations of pediatric skin [...]
Jul 31, 2019
Essentials of Contact Dermatitis: Basics
From the SDPA Annual Summer Dermatology Conference 2018, held June 27 – July 1, 2018 in Seattle, Washington. Topic: Essentials of Contact Dermatitis: Basics Faculty: Joe Fowler, MD Learning Objectives: 1. Understand the use of patch testing to diagnose contact dermatitis 2. Appreciate the major allergens causing contact dermatitis 3. Identify [...]
Jul 24, 2019
Surgical Tips and Pearls
From the SDPA Annual Summer Dermatology Conference 2018, held June 27 – July 1, 2018 in Seattle, Washington. Topic: Surgical Tips and Pearls Faculty: Jeffrey Johnson, PA-C Learning Objectives: 1. Recognize common surgical danger zones of head and neck dermatologic surgery 2. Attendees will be able to identify situations when post [...]
Jul 17, 2019
Meet the Expert: How to Handle the Disgruntled Surgical Patient
From the SDPA Annual Summer Dermatology Conference 2018, held June 27 – July 1, 2018 in Seattle, Washington. Topic: Meet the Expert: How to Handle the Disgruntled Surgical Patient Faculty: Jeffrey Johnson, PA-C Learning Objectives: 1. Discuss ways to approach a patient who has become angry with the outcome of their [...]
Jul 03, 2019
Locally Advanced and Metastatic Melanoma
  Faculty: Abel Jarell, MD In this podcast, Dr. Jarell shares how to best manage pigmented lesions and reviews the appropriate National Comprehensive Cancer Network guidelines on the management of melanoma. The management of “atypical moles” (dysplastic nevi) is also discussed.   Dr. Abel Jarell is a practicing Dermatologist, Dermatopathologist, [...]
Jun 26, 2019
Product Theater: Spotlight on Mild-to-Moderate Atopic Dermatitis: An Update on a Steroid-Free Topical Prescription Therapy
Topics: Spotlight on Mild-to-Moderate Atopic Dermatitis: An Update on a Steroid-Free Topical Prescription Therapy Faculty: Pearl Kwong, MD This Product Theater, sponsored by Pfizer, Inc., is from the SDPA Annual Summer Dermatology Conference 2018, held June 27 – July 1, 2018 in Seattle, Washington.
Jun 19, 2019
Early and Thin Melanoma
From the SDPA Annual Summer Dermatology Conference 2018, held June 27 – July 1, 2018 in Seattle, Washington. Topic: Early and Thin Melanoma Faculty: Abel Jarell, MD Learning Objectives: 1. Analyze a range of pigmented lesions to adequately determine whether histological evaluation (biopsy) is necessary 2. Determine when it is safe to [...]
Jun 12, 2019
Meet the Expert: Cost of Managing Actinic Keratoses: Can we do better?
From the SDPA Annual Summer Dermatology Conference 2018, held June 27 – July 1, 2018 in Seattle, Washington. Topic: Meet the Expert: Cost of Managing Actinic Keratoses: Can we do better? Faculty: Joslyn Kirby, MD Learning Objectives: 1. Review the evidence of AK behavior 2. Discuss the impact of how we [...]
Jun 05, 2019
What’s New with Non-melanoma Skin Cancer?
  Faculty: Marc Brown, MD, Rochester, NY Graduate, LeMoyne College and Georgetown Medical School Dermatology Residency, University of Michigan Past President, NY State Society Former AAD Board of Directors Member   On a long drive? Need to pass time on the treadmill? Spend the next hour+ with Dr. Marc Brown [...]
May 29, 2019
Gina Fragione Discusses PA Contracts and Negotiations
Gina Fragione, PA-C, stopped by the Dermcast studios during the SDPA’s 16th Annual Fall Dermatology Conference 2018, held in Orlando, Florida, to discuss contracts and negotiations.
May 27, 2019
Product Theater: A Closer Look at Taltz
Topics: A Closer Look at Taltz Faculty: Andrew Blauvelt, MD This Product Theater, sponsored by Lilly USA, LLC, is from the SDPA Annual Summer Dermatology Conference 2018, held June 27 – July 1, 2018 in Seattle, Washington.
May 22, 2019
What’s New with Actinic Keratoses?
From the SDPA Annual Summer Dermatology Conference 2018, held June 27 – July 1, 2018 in Seattle, Washington. Topic: What’s New with Actinic Keratoses? Faculty: Neal Bhatia, MD Learning Objectives: 1. Identify an actinic keratosis and its variants on physical exam and histologically 2. Define what an actinic keratosis is in [...]
May 15, 2019
Melanie Kingsley, MD, Discusses Cosmeceuticals
Melanie Kingsley, MD, stopped by the Dermcast studios during the SDPA’s 16th Annual Fall Dermatology Conference 2018, held in Orlando, Florida, to discuss cosmeceuticals.
May 13, 2019
Management of Eyelid Malignancies
From the SDPA Annual Summer Dermatology Conference 2018, held June 27 – July 1, 2018 in Seattle, Washington. Topic: Management of Eyelid Malignancies Faculty: Michael T. Yen, MD Learning Objectives: 1. Identify common malignancies affecting the eyelids 2. Recognize the aesthetic and physiologic functions of the upper and lower eyelids 3. [...]
May 08, 2019
Meet The Expert: How I Treat Acne in 2018
From the SDPA Annual Summer Dermatology Conference 2018, held June 27 – July 1, 2018 in Seattle, Washington. Topic: Meet The Expert: How I Treat Acne in 2018 Faculty: Gina Fragione, MPAS, PA-C Learning Objectives: 1. Identify acne signs and symptoms in the flowing populations: female adolescents, male adolescents, adult females [...]
May 01, 2019
Clinical Unknowns! Guess the Diagnosis!
Topics: Clinical Unknowns! Guess the Diagnosis! Faculty: Ted Rosen, MD From the SDPA Annual Summer Dermatology Conference 2017. Learning Objectives: 1. Attendee’s ability to construct a differential diagnosis based solely on lesional morphology will be enhanced 2. Attendee’s ability to make a correct diagnosis given both morphology and history and/or [...]
Apr 30, 2019
Mark Russell, MD, Discusses Malignant and Benign Lesions
Mark Russell, MD, stopped by the Dermcast studios during the SDPA’s 16th Annual Fall Dermatology Conference 2018, held in Orlando, Florida, to discuss malignant and benign neoplasms.
Apr 29, 2019
Nail Disease: Diagnosis and Therapy
From the SDPA Annual Summer Dermatology Conference 2018, held June 27 – July 1, 2018 in Seattle, Washington. Topic: Nail Disease: Diagnosis and Therapy Faculty: David Kaplan, MD Learning Objectives: 1. Learn basic nail anatomy and physiology 2. Recognize common inflammatory and infectious conditions of nails 3. Recognize signs of systemic [...]
Apr 24, 2019
What is the Future of Dermatology and Dermatology Physician Assistants?
Topics: What is the Future of Dermatology and Dermatology Physician Assistants? Faculty: Panel: John Notabartolo, MPAS, PA-C (Chair) – Kirk Gautier, PA-C – Kasey Drapeau D’Amato, PA-C, MPAP – Jason Roddick, MS, MSPAS, PA-C From the SDPA Annual Summer Dermatology Conference 2017. Learning Objectives: 1. Discuss the future of the [...]
Apr 23, 2019
Product Theater: Are Your Topical Patients Systemic Ready? An oral Treatment Option for Moderate to Severe Plaque Psoriasis
  Topics: Are Your Topical Patients Systemic Ready? An oral Treatment Option for Moderate to Severe Plaque Psoriasis Faculty: Robert Casquejo, PA-C This Product Theater, sponsored by Celgene Corporation, is from the SDPA Annual Summer Dermatology Conference 2018, held June 27 – July 1, 2018 in Seattle, Washington.
Apr 17, 2019
Medical Ethics: Interactive Exercise
Topics: Medical Ethics: Interactive Exercise Faculty: Ted Rosen, MD From the SDPA Annual Summer Dermatology Conference 2017. Learning Objectives: 1. Attendee will be able to define medical ethics and understand its importance 2. Attendee will be presented with real case scenarios and asked to choose one of several possible actions, [...]
Apr 16, 2019
Joseph English, MD, Discusses Oral Pathology
Joseph English, MD, stopped by the Dermcast studios during the SDPA’s 16th Annual Fall Dermatology Conference 2018, held in Orlando, Florida, to discuss oral pathology and how to do an effective mouth exam.
Apr 15, 2019
Genitocutaneous Disease: Review and Update (Pearls and Tips Between the Knees and the Hips)
From the SDPA Annual Summer Dermatology Conference 2018, held June 27 – July 1, 2018 in Seattle, Washington. Topic: Genitocutaneous Disease: Review and Update Faculty: Ted Rosen, MD Learning Objectives: 1. The attendee will recognize current trends in sexually transmitted diseases, including morphology and approved therapy 2. The attendee will manage [...]
Apr 10, 2019
What is the Clinical Relevance of a “Teachable Moment?”
Topics: What is the Clinical Relevance of a “Teachable Moment?” Faculty: Joslyn Kirby, MD From the SDPA Annual Summer Dermatology Conference 2017. Learning Objectives: 1. Define “teachable moment” 2. How you can use your time to make a positive impact on your practice and patients 3. Provide examples of teachable [...]
Apr 09, 2019
Orocutaneous Disease: Review and Update
From the SDPA Annual Summer Dermatology Conference 2018, held June 27 – July 1, 2018 in Seattle, Washington. Topic: Orocutaneous Disease: Review and Update Faculty: John Wright, DDS Learning Objectives: 1. To review and illustrate the clinical spectrum of orocutaneous disease seen in clinical practice 2. To provide diagnostic criteria for [...]
Apr 03, 2019
Laboratory Monitoring in Dermatology: Too Much or Too Little?
Topics: Laboratory Monitoring in Dermatology: Too Much or Too Little? Faculty: Joslyn Kirby, MD From the SDPA Annual Summer Dermatology Conference 2017. Learning Objectives: 1. Describe the mechanisms of action of common drugs used in dermatology practice 2. Describe the common and uncommon adverse effects 3. Review the medical evidence [...]
Apr 02, 2019
Joseph English, MD, Discusses Treatments for Chronic Urticaria
Joseph English, MD, stopped by the Dermcast studios during the SDPA’s 16th Annual Fall Dermatology Conference 2018, held in Orlando, Florida, to discuss chronic urticaria and its treatments.
Apr 01, 2019
Product Theater: Innovations in Dermatology
Topics: Innovations in Dermatology Faculty: Neil Bhatia, MD This Product Theater, sponsored by Ortho Dermatologics, is from the SDPA Annual Summer Dermatology Conference 2018, held June 27 – July 1, 2018 in Seattle, Washington.
Mar 27, 2019
Endocrine Disorders and Skin Disease
Topics: Endocrine Disorders and Skin Disease Faculty: Kenneth Tomecki, MD From the SDPA Annual Summer Dermatology Conference 2017. Learning Objectives: 1. Contemporary review of the common associations between the skin and a variety of endocrine diseases, ie skin manifestations of endocrine disease 2. Appreciation of the evolving link between endocrine [...]
Mar 26, 2019
Misha Rosenbach, MD, Discusses Inpatient Dermatology
Misha Rosenbach, MD, stopped by the Dermcast studios during the SDPA’s 16th Annual Fall Dermatology Conference 2018, held in Orlando, Florida, to discuss the how he became interested in inpatient dermatology.
Mar 25, 2019
Nephrocutaneous Disease: Review and Update
From the SDPA Annual Summer Dermatology Conference 2018, held June 27 – July 1, 2018 in Seattle, Washington. Topic: Nephrocutaneous Disease: Review and Update Faculty: Jennie Clarke, MD Learning Objectives: 1. The learner should be able to list and describe cutaneous findings that should prompt evaluation of renal disease 2. The [...]
Mar 20, 2019
Challenging Real Life Psoriasis Cases
Topics: Challenging Real Life Psoriasis Cases Faculty: Ted Rosen, MD From the SDPA Annual Summer Dermatology Conference 2017. Learning Objectives: 1. Attendee will be presented with selected psoriasis cases drawn from the presenter’s patient population 2. Attendee will be asked to identify the challenging aspect of the case, mimicking what might [...]
Mar 19, 2019
Joe Monroe, the Founder of the SDPA, Discusses the Society’s Beginnings
Joe Monroe, PA-C, stopped by the Dermcast studios during the SDPA’s 16th Annual Fall Dermatology Conference 2018, held in Orlando, Florida, to discuss the history of the SDPA, and his role in establishing the Society.
Mar 18, 2019
Jessy Ayala Discusses his Experience Volunteering at Camp Wonder
Jessy Ayala, PA-C, stopped by the Dermcast studios during the SDPA’s 16th Annual Fall Dermatology Conference 2018, held in Orlando, Florida, to discuss his experience volunteering at Camp Wonder last year on behalf of the Dermatology PA Foundation (DPAF). Interested in applying to be a volunteer for Camp Wonder 2019? [...]
Mar 15, 2019
How I Treat Hidradenitis in 2018
From the SDPA Annual Summer Dermatology Conference 2018, held June 27 – July 1, 2018 in Seattle, Washington. Topic: How I Treat Hidradenitis in 2018 Faculty: Joslyn Kirby, MD Learning Objectives: 1. Review stage- and guideline-based treatment of HS 2. Review new and established medical therapies for HS 3. Describe office-based [...]
Mar 13, 2019
Product Theater: Dupixent (dupilumab) Injection – The First Biologic for Adults with Controlled Moderate-to-Severe Atopic Dermatitis
Topics: Dupixent (dupilumab) Injection – The First Biologic for Adults with Controlled Moderate-to-Severe Atopic Dermatitis Faculty: Andrew Blauvelt, MD, MBA This Product Theater, sponsored by Regeneron Pharmaceuticals / Sonofi Genzyme, is from the SDPA Annual Summer Dermatology Conference 2017.
Mar 12, 2019
Comorbidities in Hidradenitis: Fact or Fiction?
From the SDPA Annual Summer Dermatology Conference 2018, held June 27 – July 1, 2018 in Seattle, Washington. Topic: Comorbidities in Hidradenitis: Fact or Fiction? Faculty: Joslyn Kirby, MD Learning Objectives: 1. Describe the academic and professional impact of HS on people 2. Discuss the emotional and spiritual impact of HS [...]
Mar 06, 2019
Tropical Souvenirs: Bugs, Bites and Parasites
Topics: Tropical Souvenirs: Bugs, Bites and Parasites Faculty: Ted Rosen, MD From the SDPA Annual Summer Dermatology Conference 2017. Learning Objectives: 1. Attendee will understand the current epidemiology of infectious diseases acquired in the tropics, concentrating on cutaneous disorders 2. Attendee will be able to make tentative diagnosis of cutaneous disorders [...]
Mar 05, 2019
AAPA President and Chair Jonathan Sobel Discusses Optimal Team Practice
Dr. Jonathan E. Sobel, PA-C, MBA, DFAAPA, FAPACVS, President and Chair of the American Academy of PAs (AAPA), stopped by the Dermcast studios during the SDPA’s 16th Annual Fall Dermatology Conference 2018, held in Orlando, Florida, to discuss Optimal Team Practice (OTP).
Feb 26, 2019
What’s New in BCC and SCCA
Topics: What’s New in BCC and SCCA Faculty: Roger Ceilley, MD From the SDPA Annual Summer Dermatology Conference 2017. Learning Objectives: 1. Understanding new developments in basal cell carcinoma 2. Understand new developments and risk factors in squamous cell carcinoma 3. Understanding new treatments for BCC 4. Understanding high risk [...]
Feb 26, 2019
Product Theater: More Than Skin Deep with COSENTYX (secukinumab): Proven Effective for Psoriatic Arthritis
This Product Theater, sponsored by Novartis Pharmaceuticals Corporation, is from the SDPA Annual Summer Dermatology Conference 2018, held June 27 – July 1, 2018 in Seattle, Washington. Topic: More Than Skin Deep with COSENTYX (secukinumab): Proven Effective for Psoriatic Arthritis  Faculty: Andrea Nguyen, MS, PA-C
Feb 20, 2019
Challenging Cases in Medical Dermatology
Topics: Challenging Cases in Medical Dermatology Faculty: Panel: Ted Rosen, MD (Chair), Alain Rook, MD – Rajiv Nijhawan, MD – Kirk Gautier, PA-C From the SDPA Annual Summer Dermatology Conference 2017. Learning Objectives: 1. Attendee will formulate a differential diagnosis 2. Attendee will decide upon a manner or manners to [...]
Feb 19, 2019
Challenging Cases in Surgical Dermatology
Topics: Challenging Cases in Surgical Dermatology Faculty: Panel: Rajiv Nijhawan, MD (Chair) -Roger Ceilley, MD -Leonard Goldberg, MD -Christy Kerr, MPAS, PA-C From the SDPA Annual Summer Dermatology Conference 2017. Learning Objectives: 1. Develop plan for preoperative evaluation and surgical management of challenging cases 2. Describe current recommendations for diagnosis [...]
Feb 12, 2019
Comorbidities in Atopy: Fact or Fiction?
From the SDPA Annual Summer Dermatology Conference 2018, held June 27 – July 1, 2018 in Seattle, Washington. Topic: Comorbidities in Atopy: Fact or Fiction? Faculty: Robert Sidbury, MD Learning Objectives: 1. Review the components of the atopic march and how to discuss with families 2. Discuss association between ADHD and atopic dermatitis 3. [...]
Feb 06, 2019
Common Benign Tumors: Diagnosis and Management
Topics: Common Benign Tumors: Diagnosis and Management Faculty: Joslyn Kirby, MD From the SDPA Annual Summer Dermatology Conference 2017. Learning Objectives: 1. Review the clinical appearance of common skin neoplasms 2. Describe the differential diagnosis for common skin neoplasms 3. Review the management of common skin neoplasms
Feb 05, 2019
Comorbidities in Psoriasis: Fact or Fiction?
From the SDPA Annual Summer Dermatology Conference 2018, held June 27 – July 1, 2018 in Seattle, Washington. Topic: Comorbidities in Psoriasis: Fact or Fiction?  Faculty: Jashin Wu, MD Learning Objectives: 1. To discuss the increased risk of cardiometabolic comorbidities in psoriasis patients 2. To discuss the increased risk of psychiatric [...]
Jan 30, 2019
What’s New in Cutaneous Infection?
Topics: What’s New in Cutaneous Infection? Faculty: Kenneth Tomecki, MD From the SDPA Annual Summer Dermatology Conference 2017. Learning Objectives: 1. Update regarding recent trends and developments in cutaneous infection, especially changing epidemiology and incidence 2. Receive a greater appreciation of new and re-emerging infectious diseases, including those with systemic [...]
Jan 29, 2019
SDPA Summer 2018 | Surgical Tips and Pearls with Jeff Johnson, PA-C
Jeff Johnson, PA-C stopped by the Dermcast studios during the SDPA’s Annual Summer Dermatology Conference 2018, held in Seattle, Washington, to discuss surgical tips and pearls for PAs.
Jan 28, 2019
Product Theater: TREMFYA: A Selective IL-23 Inhibitor With Pivotal Studies vs. Adalimumab
This Product Theater, sponsored by Janssen Biotech, Inc., is from the SDPA Annual Summer Dermatology Conference 2018, held June 27 – July 1, 2018 in Seattle, Washington. Topic: TREMFYA: A Selective IL-23 Inhibitor With Pivotal Studies vs. Adalimumab Faculty: Cynthia Trickett, MPAS, PA-C, DFAAPA
Jan 23, 2019
Lessons from the Literature, 2018
From the SDPA Annual Summer Dermatology Conference 2018, held June 27 – July 1, 2018 in Seattle, Washington. Topic: Lessons from the Literature, 2018 Faculty: Ted Rosen, MD Learning Objectives: 1. Learn new techniques/standards for interacting with patients applicable to every day practice 2. Be able to understand and thereby recommend [...]
Jan 16, 2019
Product Theater: A Non-Steroid Approach to Treating Atopic Dermatitis
Topics: A Non-Steroid Approach to Treating Atopic Dermatitis Faculty: Elizabeth Swanson, MD This Product Theater, sponsored by Valeant Pharmaceuticals North America, LLC, is from the SDPA Annual Summer Dermatology Conference 2017.
Jan 15, 2019
SDPA Summer 2018 | Non-Melanoma Skin Cancers with Marc Brown, MD
Marc Brown, MD, stopped by the Dermcast studios during the SDPA’s Annual Summer Dermatology Conference 2018, held in Seattle, Washington, to discuss non-melanoma skin cancers.
Jan 14, 2019
Patient Focused Medicine: A Clinician’s Guide to Thinking Like a Patient
From the pre-conference day at SDPA Annual Summer Dermatology Conference 2018, held June 27 – July 1, 2018 in Seattle, Washington. Topic: Patient Focused Medicine: A Clinician’s Guide to Thinking Like a Patient Faculty: Alan Rockoff, MD Learning Objectives: 1. What is the role of professional? To whom is the professional primarily [...]
Jan 09, 2019
Merkel Cell, DFSP and Other Deadly Tumors
Topics: Merkel Cell, DFSP and Other Deadly Tumors Faculty: Leonard Goldberg, MD From the SDPA Annual Summer Dermatology Conference 2017. Learning Objectives: 1. Attendees will be able to clinically recognize the features of Merkel Dell, DFSP and potentially lethal tumors of the skin 2. Diagnostic techniques and their histopathology will [...]
Jan 08, 2019
SDPA Summer 2018 | PAs in the Military with Cynthia Trickett
Cynthia Trickett, PA-C stopped by the Dermcast studios during the SDPA’s Annual Summer Dermatology Conference 2018, held in Seattle, Washington, to discuss PAs in the military.
Jan 07, 2019
Reimbursement & Professional Advocacy
From the pre-conference day at SDPA Annual Summer Dermatology Conference 2018, held June 27 – July 1, 2018 in Seattle, Washington. Topic: Reimbursement & Professional Advocacy Faculty: Michael Powe, BA Learning Objectives: 1. Describe the components of delivery system change that will impact PAs and other health professionals as payment systems transition [...]
Jan 02, 2019
Beyond the White Coat: Career Opportunities for DermPAs Outside Clinical Practice
From the pre-conference day at SDPA Annual Summer Dermatology Conference 2018, held June 27 – July 1, 2018 in Seattle, Washington. Topic: Beyond the White Coat: Career Opportunities for DermPAs Outside Clinical Practice Faculty: Panel: Abby Jacobson, MS, PA-C (Chair), Kasey Drapeau D’Amato, PA-C, MPAP, Rob Casquejo, PA-C, Risha Bellomo, MPAS, PA-C Learning [...]
Jan 02, 2019
Elements of a PA Contract
From the pre-conference day at SDPA Annual Summer Dermatology Conference 2018, held June 27 – July 1, 2018 in Seattle, Washington. Topic: Elements of a PA Contract Faculty: Kasey Drapeau D’Amato, PA-C, MPAP Learning Objectives: 1. Understand contract elements and common clauses 2. Review common types of salary structures 3. Lean how/when to [...]
Jan 02, 2019
Skin Cancer in the Immunosuppressed Patient
Topics: Skin Cancer in the Immunosuppressed Patient Faculty: Rajiv Nijhawan, MD From the SDPA Annual Summer Dermatology Conference 2017. Learning Objectives: 1. Identify medications that increase non-melanoma skin cancer risk and understand multidisciplinary approaches to modifying these medications 2. Review treatment and recent developments in the management of field cancerization [...]
Jan 02, 2019
Product Theater: Introducing a New Innovation in the Treatment of Persistent Facial Erythema
Topics: Introducing a New Innovation in the Treatment of Persistent Facial Erythema Faculty: Julie Harper, MD This Product Theater, sponsored by Allergan, Inc., is from the SDPA Annual Summer Dermatology Conference 2017.
Jan 02, 2019
Essentials and Practicalities of Photoprotection
Topics: Essentials and Practicalities of Photoprotection Faculty: Henry Lim, MD From the SDPA Annual Summer Dermatology Conference 2017. Learning Objectives: 1. Understand the FDA regulations on sunscreens 2. Describe controversies on UV filters 3. Summarize non-topical photoprotection
Jan 02, 2019
What’s New in HIV: Prophylaxis, Diagnosis and Therapy?
Topics: What’s New in HIV: Prophylaxis, Diagnosis and Therapy? Faculty: Ted Rosen, MD From the SDPA Annual Summer Dermatology Conference 2017. Learning Objectives: 1. Attendee will incorporate current therapeutic recommendations into clinical practice with regards to newly diagnosed HIV+ patients 2. Attendee will understand current HIV epidemiological trends, US and elsewhere 3. Attendee [...]
Jan 02, 2019
Melanoma Update
Topics: Melanoma Update  Faculty: Darrell Rigel, MD From the SDPA Annual Summer Dermatology Conference 2017. Learning Objectives: 1. Better understand issues related to melanoma risk factors 2. Better understand issues related to melanoma diagnosis 3. Better understand issues related to melanoma prognosis 4. Better understand issues related to newer melanoma targeted therapies
Jan 02, 2019
Product Theater: Customizing Treatments for Moderate to Severe Acne Patients
Topics: Customizing Treatments for Moderate to Severe Acne Patients Faculty: William Kwan, MD This Product Theater, sponsored by Galderma Laboratories, LP, is from the SDPA Annual Summer Dermatology Conference 2017.
Jan 02, 2019
What’s New in Pigmentary Disorders?
From the SDPA Annual Summer Dermatology Conference 2017. Topic: What’s New in Pigmentary Disorders? Faculty: Amit Pandya, MD Learning Objectives: 1. Recognize the clinical characteristics of melisma and its different diagnosis 2. List the treatments for melasma 3. Recognize the signs of activity for patients with vitiligo 4. List the medical and [...]
Jan 02, 2019
What’s New in Pediatric Dermatology?
From the SDPA Annual Summer Dermatology Conference 2017. Topic: What’s New in Pediatric Dermatology? Faculty: James Treat, MD Learning Objectives: 1. Early institution of emollients may help prevent atopic dermatitis 2. Genital edema can be an early sign of crohns disease in children 3. Pediatric Melanoma is often a melanotic 4. When [...]
Jan 02, 2019
What’s New with Connective Tissue Diseases?
From the SDPA Annual Summer Dermatology Conference 2017. Topic: What’s New with Connective Tissue Diseases? Faculty: Jeffrey Callen, MD Learning Objectives: 1. Understand recent advances and their impact on diagnosis and management of patients with cutaneous collagen vascular diseases 2. Design a systematic plan for evaluation of patients with cutaneous lupus, [...]
Jan 02, 2019
SDPA Summer 2018 | Branding Your Image with Renata Block
Renata Block, MMS, PA-C stopped by the Dermcast studios during the SDPA’s Annual Summer Dermatology Conference 2018, held in Seattle, Washington, to discuss personal branding.
Dec 17, 2018
SDPA Summer 2018 | Actinic Keratosis with Neal Bhatia, MD
Neal Bhatia, MD stopped by the Dermcast studios during the SDPA’s Annual Summer Dermatology Conference 2018, held in Seattle, Washington, to discuss actinic keratosis and the best modalities of treatment currently available.
Dec 11, 2018
Ultimate Dermoscopy Challenge
From the pre-conference day at SDPA Annual Summer Dermatology Conference 2018, held June 27 – July 1, 2018 in Seattle, Washington. Topic: Ultimate Dermoscopy Challenge Faculty: Joslyn Kirby, MD & Jennie Clarke, MD Learning Objectives: 1. Apply knowledge to images to determine clinical differential diagnosis for a variety of clinical skin lesions
Dec 05, 2018
Head-to-Toes: Dermoscopy for Hair & Nail Conditions
From the pre-conference day at SDPA Annual Summer Dermatology Conference 2018, held June 27 – July 1, 2018 in Seattle, Washington. Topic: Head-to-Toes: Dermoscopy for Hair & Nail Conditions Faculty: Joslyn Kirby, MD & Jennie Clarke, MD Learning Objectives: 1. Recognize dermatoscopic findings for conditions of the nails 2. Recognize dermatoscopic findings [...]
Nov 28, 2018
Breaking Bad: Dermoscopy of Brown-ish Things
From the pre-conference day at SDPA Annual Summer Dermatology Conference 2018, held June 27 – July 1, 2018 in Seattle, Washington. Topic: Breaking Bad II: Dermoscopy of Pink-ish Things Faculty: Joslyn Kirby, MD & Jennie Clarke, MD Learning Objectives: 1. Recognize dermatoscopic findings for erythematous lesions 2. Compare and contrast dermatoscopic findings [...]
Nov 21, 2018
Decyphering Dermoscopy: Terminology, Features, & Algorithms
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From the pre-conference day at SDPA Annual Summer Dermatology Conference 2018, held June 27 – July 1, 2018 in Seattle, Washington. Topic: Decyphering Dermoscopy: Terminology, Features, & Algorithms Faculty: Joslyn Kirby, MD & Jennie Clarke, MD Learning Objectives: 1. Define and demonstrate dermatoscopic patterns and terminology 2. Compare and contrast dermoscopy algorithms [...]
Nov 07, 2018
Acne and Hidradenitis: What’s New?
From the SDPA Annual Summer Dermatology Conference 2017. Topic: Acne and Hidradenitis: What’s New? Faculty: Joslyn Kirby, MD Learning Objectives: 1. Review the findings of acne vulgaris and its variants 2. Review the findings of hidradenitis suppurativa and its variants 3. Describe the treatment options for acne and apply these to cases 4. [...]
Nov 02, 2018
What’s New in the Medical Literature?
From the pre-conference day at SDPA Annual Summer Dermatology Conference 2017. Topic: What’s New in the Medical Literature? Faculty: Ted Rosen, MD Learning Objectives: 1. Attendee will become acquainted with new therapeutic maneuvers regarding medical dermatology, as published in recent literature 2. Attendee will be acquainted with new therapeutic trends in surgical [...]
Nov 01, 2018
Cosmeceuticals: Fact or Fiction
From the pre-conference day at SDPA Annual Summer Dermatology Conference 2017. Topic: Cosmeceuticals: Fact or Fiction Faculty: Glynis Ablon, MD Learning Objectives: 1. Understand the mechanism by which cosmeceuticals influence the skin 2. Understand how to categorize different cosmeceuticals based on their chemical structure 3. Understand what works best for each skin [...]
Oct 31, 2018
Introduction to Chemical Peels
From the pre-conference day at SDPA Annual Summer Dermatology Conference 2017. Topic: Introduction to Chemical Peels Faculty: Gene Rubinstein, MD Learning Objectives: 1. Chemical Peels and their place in skin rejuvenation and maintenance 2. Comprehensive understanding of depths of penetration, patient selection and complications 3. Integrating chemical peels into acne and pigmentation [...]
Oct 30, 2018
Case Studies to Keep Happy Clients
From the pre-conference day at SDPA Annual Summer Dermatology Conference 2017. Topic: Case Studies to Keep Happy Clients Faculty: Panel: Glynis Ablon, MD, Dore John Gilbert, MD, Gene Rubinstein, MD Learning Objectives: 1. Understand how combination treatments can provide best overall cosmetic outcome for Aesthetic Patients 2. Learn how experienced dermatologists determine [...]
Oct 29, 2018
SDPA Summer 2018 | Pediatric Atopic Dermatitis with Robert Sidbury, MD
Robert Sidbury, MD stopped by the Dermcast studios during the SDPA’s Annual Summer Dermatology Conference 2018, held in Seattle, Washington, to discuss atopic dermatitis.
Oct 29, 2018
Radiofrequency, Microneedling for Scars & Skin Tightening
From the pre-conference day at SDPA Annual Summer Dermatology Conference 2017. Topic: Radiofrequency, Microneedling for Scars & Skin Tightening Faculty: Dore John Gilbert, MD Learning Objectives: 1. Educate attendees on the science and practical application of RF energy 2. Summarize what types of cosmetic problems are best treated with RF Microneedling 3. [...]
Oct 26, 2018
Liposuction/Liposhaping
From the pre-conference day at SDPA Annual Summer Dermatology Conference 2017. Topic: Liposuction/Liposhaping Faculty: Glynis Ablon, MD Learning Objectives: 1. Understand the mechanism of action of liposuction 2. Understand the devices and lasers available for fat reduction 3. Understand action of injectable agents that can reduce fat 4. Understand how to achieve [...]
Oct 25, 2018
Lasers, Light Therapies and Chemical Peels for Anti-aging, Enhancement and Correction
From the pre-conference day at SDPA Annual Summer Dermatology Conference 2017. Topic: Lasers, Light Therapies and Chemical Peels for Anti-aging, Enhancement and Correction Faculty: Gene Rubinstein, MD Learning Objectives: 1. A comprehensive breakdown of lasers and light therapies that are used for the skin. Achieving cosmetic improvement on sun damage, pigmentation, skin [...]
Oct 24, 2018
Light Based Therapies
From the pre-conference day at SDPA Annual Summer Dermatology Conference 2017. Topic: Light Based Therapies Faculty: Dore John Gilbert, MD Learning Objectives: 1. Familiarize the attendee with which skin problems are treatable with Intense Pulse Light 2. Review the advantages of Photodynamic Therapy 3. Describe which wavelengths of light work best when [...]
Oct 23, 2018
Fillers, Toxins and How to Avoid Complications
From the pre-conference day at SDPA Annual Summer Dermatology Conference 2017. Topic: Fillers, Toxins and How to Avoid Complications Faculty: Glynis Ablon, MD Learning Objectives: 1. Understand the filler market, what’s available and how they work 2. Understand the toxin market, what’s available and how they work 3. Understand the difference between [...]
Oct 22, 2018
SDPA Summer 2018 | SDPA CME Committee
The SDPA’s CME Committee, Matthew Brunner, Eileen Cheever and Keri Holyoak stopped by the Dermcast studios during the SDPA’s Annual Summer Dermatology Conference 2018, held in Seattle, Washington, to discuss the newest additions to the SPA conferences and how the planning process works.
Oct 16, 2018
SDPA Summer 2018 | Dermoscopy: Beyond the Basics
Joslyn Kirby, MD, and Jennie Clarke, MD stopped by the Dermcast studios during the SDPA’s Annual Summer Dermatology Conference 2018, held in Seattle, Washington, to discuss all the things you can do with dermoscopy outside of your basic skin lesions.
Oct 12, 2018
SDPA Summer 2018 | Patient Focused Medicine with Alan Rockoff, MD
Alan Rockoff, MD, stopped by the Dermcast studios during the SDPA’s Annual Summer Dermatology Conference 2018, held in Seattle, Washington, to discuss the “Patient Focused Medicine: A Clinician’s Guide to Thinking Like a Patent.”
Sep 12, 2018
SDPA Summer 2018 | Interview with Joleen Volz, the SDPA’s New President
Joleen Volz, MPAS, PA-C, DFAAPA., stopped by the Dermcast studios during the SDPA’s Annual Summer Dermatology Conference 2018, held in Seattle, Washington, to talk to discuss her new role as president as well as her volunteer and leadership path within the SDPA.
Aug 23, 2018
SDPA Summer 2017 | Henry Lim Discusses Photoprotection
Henry Lim, M.D., stopped by the Dermcast studios during the SDPA’s Annual Summer Dermatology Conference 2017, held in San Diego, California, to talk about photoprotection.
May 11, 2018
SDPA Summer 2017 | Rajiv Nijhawan Discusses Skin Cancer in the Immunosuppressed Patient
Rajiv Nijhawan, M.D., stopped by the Dermcast studios during the SDPA’s Annual Summer Dermatology Conference 2017, held in San Diego, California, to talk about skin cancer in the immunosuppressed patient.
Apr 10, 2018
SDPA Summer 2017 | The Importance PAs Being Involved in Clinical Research
Bethany Grubb, MPAS, PA-C, and Mark Hyde, PA-C, stopped by the Dermcast studios during the SDPA’s Annual Summer Dermatology Conference 2017, held in San Diego, California, to discuss the importance of PAs being involved in clinical research.
Mar 27, 2018
SDPA Summer 2017 | Ted Rosen, M.D., Discusses Tropical Souvenirs: Bugs, Bites and Parasites
Ted Rosen, M.D., stopped by the Dermcast studios during the SDPA’s Annual Summer Dermatology Conference 2017, held in San Diego, California, to talk about tropical souvenirs (bugs, bites and parasites).
Mar 13, 2018
SDPA Summer 2017 | State Constituent Chapter Highlight: California
Members of the California State Constituent Chapter of the SDPA stopped by the Dermcast studios during the SDPA’s Annual Summer Dermatology Conference 2017, held in San Diego, California, to talk about the origins of their chapter and what’s on the horizon.
Mar 11, 2018
SDPA Summer 2017 | Dore John Gilbert Discusses Microneedling
Dore John Gilbert, M.D., stopped by the Dermcast studios during the SDPA’s Annual Summer Dermatology Conference 2017, held in San Diego, California, to talk about microneedling for scars and skin tightening.
Feb 27, 2018
SDPA Summer 2017 | Updates on the Diplomate Fellowship Program
Kristen Grippe, PA-C, stopped by the Dermcast studios during the SDPA’s Annual Summer Dermatology Conference 2017, held in San Diego, California, to discuss the latest on the Diplomate Fellowship program.
Feb 13, 2018
Using Cosmetic Tools for Medical Conditions
From the SDPA 14th Annual Fall Dermatology Conference 2016, held November 3 – 6 in Las Vegas, Nevada. Topic: Lecture: Using Cosmetic Tools for Medical Conditions Faculty: Suneel Chilukuri, MD Learning Objectives: 1.) Learn what cosmetic techniques/technology may help you provide better solutions for some medical conditions including acne, rosacea, [...]
Feb 07, 2018
SDPA Summer 2017 | John Notabartolo Talks About the DPAF
John Notabartolo, MPAS, PA-C, DFAAPA past chair of the Dermatology PA Foundation (DPAF), stopped by the Dermcast studios during the SDPA’s Annual Summer Dermatology Conference 2017, held in San Diego, California, to talk about the foundation.
Feb 06, 2018
Navigating Specialty Pharmacy Models
From the SDPA 14th Annual Fall Dermatology Conference 2016, held November 3 – 6 in Las Vegas, Nevada. Topic: Lecture: Navigating Specialty Pharmacy Models Faculty: Kevin Belasco, DO Learning Objectives: 1.) To understand current challenges with pharmacy prescription access to both branded and generic medications 2.) To understand the process [...]
Jan 31, 2018
Sernivo: It’s All in the Vehicle
This Product Theater, sponsored by Promius Pharma, LLC, from the SDPA 14th Annual Fall Dermatology Conference 2016, held November 3 – 6 in Las Vegas, Nevada, titled “Sernivo: It’s All in the Vehicle” was presented by James Q. Del Rosso, MD.
Jan 24, 2018
Fundamentals of Dermatologic Surgery | Wound Healing and Scar Management
From the pre-conference day program, Fundamentals of Dermatologic Surgery: A Progressive Approach from Basic to Advanced Skills, at the SDPA 14th Annual Fall Dermatology Conference 2016, held November 3 – 6 in Las Vegas, Nevada. Topic: Wound Healing and Scar Management Faculty: David Carr, MD Learning Objectives: 1.) Discuss wound [...]
Jan 17, 2018
SDPA Summer 2017 | Joslyn Kirby, M.D., Discusses Acne Hidradenitis
Joslyn Kirby, M.D., stopped by the Dermcast studios during the SDPA’s Annual Summer Dermatology Conference 2017, held in San Diego, California, to discuss Acne Hidradenitis.
Jan 10, 2018
Shifting the Paradigm of AKs
From the SDPA 14th Annual Fall Dermatology Conference 2016, held November 3 – 6 in Las Vegas, Nevada. Topic: Shifting the Paradigm of AKs Faculty: George Martin, MD Learning Objectives: 1.) Clinically identify actinic keratosis (AKs), their histologic features and re-classification as “squamous cell carcinoma, actinic type” and the association [...]
Jan 10, 2018
New Psoriasis Therapies: Answers to Your Questions
From the SDPA 14th Annual Fall Dermatology Conference 2016, held November 3 – 6 in Las Vegas, Nevada. Topic: New Psoriasis Therapies: Answers to Your Questions Faculty: Kristina Callis Duffin, MD Learning Objectives: 1.) Be able to describe the mechanisms of action of new psoriasis therapies 2.) Be able to [...]
Jan 03, 2018
SDPA Summer 2017 | Archana Sangha Discusses Optimal Team Practice
Archana Sangha, MAS, PA-C, stopped by the Dermcast studios during the SDPA’s Annual Summer Dermatology Conference 2017, held in San Diego, California, to discuss the Optimal Team Practice and its three main components: decoupling PA licensure from a physician; the creation of PA boards; and proper payment by private and [...]
Dec 05, 2017
SDPA Summer 2017 | Renata Block talks about State Affiliate Chapters
  Renata Block, MHS, PA-C, stopped by the Dermcast studios during the SDPA’s Annual Summer Dermatology Conference 2017, held in San Diego, California, to discuss the State Affiliate Chapters; how they can get started and more organized.
Oct 17, 2017
SDPA Summer 2017 | Participants Talk About Camp Wonder
  Camp Wonder counselors, and former attendees, Mark and Stephanie, stopped by the Dermcast studios during the SDPA’s Annual Summer Dermatology Conference 2017, held in San Diego, California, to discuss the amazing opportunities Camp Wonder offers attendees and volunteers.   The Dermatology PA Foundation (DPAF) will be holding their second annual silent auction to benefit Camp [...]
Sep 20, 2017
SDPA Summer 2017 | New CME Video Offerings
  Matthew Brunner, MHS, PA-C, DFAAPA, and Leah Reily, managing director of the SDPA, stopped by the Dermcast studios during the SDPA’s Annual Summer Dermatology Conference 2017, held in San Diego, California, to discuss the SDPA’s CME video offerings.
Sep 06, 2017
SDPA Summer 2017 | Krista Smith Talks Camp Wonder
  Krista Smith, MPAS, PA-C, stopped by the Dermcast studios during the SDPA’s Annual Summer Dermatology Conference 2017, held in San Diego, California, to discuss Camp Wonder and what inspired her to get involved with this amazing organization “where kids can come together and just have fun.”   The Dermatology PA [...]
Aug 23, 2017
SDPA Summer 2017 | Jane Mast, The SDPA’s New President
  Jane Mast, MPAS, PA-C, stopped by the Dermcast studios during the SDPA’s Annual Summer Dermatology Conference 2017, held in San Diego, California, to discuss her new role as President of the SDPA and the path she took to leadership. This video was shot in June 2017; Jane’s term as [...]
Aug 09, 2017
SDPA Summer 2017 | Highlight Video
Check out highlights from the SDPA Annual Summer Dermatology Conference 2017 that was held at the beautiful Manchaster Grand Hyatt in San Diego, California. Leading industry thought-leaders and faculty delivered over three days of dermatology-specific CME. In addition, there were exciting events interspersed throughout the event, including the Sailing San Diego [...]
Jun 28, 2017
Now Available! The SDPA Diplomate Fellowship Program
The SDPA has launched the Diplomate Fellowship, the premier training program for PAs in the field of dermatology. Watch this short video for more details, and be sure to visit the Diplomate web page for additional information.
Jun 02, 2017
Coming June 1, 2017 | The SDPA Diplomate Fellowship
COMING JUNE 1st the SDPA will launch the Diplomate Fellowship, the premier training program for PAs in the field of dermatology. Watch this short video for more details, and be sure to visit the Diplomate web page for additional information. Registration for the Diplomate Fellowship program will officially open on June 1, 2017 [...]
May 26, 2017
SDPA Fall 2016 | Kristen Grippe Discusses the Diplomate Fellowship Program
Kristen Grippe, MPA, PA-C, co-chair of the Distance CME Committee, stopped by the Dermcast studios during the SDPA’s 14th Annual Fall Dermatology Conference 2016, held in Las Vegas, Nevada, to discuss the SDPA’s new learning program, the Diplomate Fellowship, including the history of its development.
May 11, 2017
SDPA Fall 2016 | Eileen Cheever Discussed Recent Changes to Continuing Education Credits
Eileen Cheever, MMS, PA-C, stopped by the Dermcast studios during the SDPA’s 14th Annual Fall Dermatology Conference 2016, held in Las Vegas, Nevada, to discuss recent changes to the continuing education recertification process.
Apr 18, 2017
SDPA 14th Annual Fall Dermatology Conference 2016 | Highlight Video
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Relive the excitement of the SDPA’s 14th Annual Fall Dermatology Conference, held November 2 – 6, 2016 at the exciting Caesars Palace in amazing Las Vegas, Nevada! Visit the sdpaconferences.org website for the latest news on SDPA conferences and an archive of some of our more recent past events.
Nov 17, 2016
Jane Mast Discusses Her Role as SDPA President-Elect and Her Path to Leadership
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Jane Mast, MPAS, PA-C, stopped by the Dermcast studios at the SDPA’s Annual Summer Dermatology Conference 2016 held in Austin, Texas, to discuss her path to leadership positions in the Society.
Nov 16, 2016
How to be a Leader: In the Office, Locally and Nationally
SDPA Annual Summer Dermatology Conference 2016 | Austin, Texas Topic: How to be a Leader: In the Office, Locally and Nationally Faculty Panel: Ted Rosen, MD, Dirk Elston, MD, Matthew Brunner, MHS, PA-C, Jennifer Conner, MPAS, PA-C Description: This panel discussion provides insight on how to get involved with your [...]
Oct 20, 2016
Jennifer Conner on Balancing Work, Life, and Volunteering with the SDPA
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Jennifer Conner, MPAS, PA-C, stopped by the Dermcast Studios at the SDPA’s Annual Summer Dermatology Conference 2016, held in Austin, Texas, to discuss her new role as President of the SDPA and how she balances the work she does with the Society with her busy full-time career and family life.
Oct 12, 2016
Recorded Conference Sessions Will Expand the SDPA’s CME Education Opportunities
Matthew Brunner, MHS, PA-C, dropped by the Dermcast Studios at the SDPA’s Annual Summer Dermatology Conference 2016, held in Austin, Texas, to discuss an exciting new program; conference sessions are now being recorded and will soon be available online for those who are unable to attend in person to receive [...]
Sep 07, 2016
Jennifer Conner and Renata Block Discuss How to Get Involved with the SDPA
7:30
Jennifer Conner, MPAS, PA-C, and Renata Block, PA-C, stopped by the Dermcast Studios at the SDPA’s Annual Summer Dermatology Conference 2016, held in Austin, Texas, to discuss their roles with the SDPA, why they volunteer and why others should consider getting involved.  
Aug 31, 2016
SDPA and DPAF Updates and Latest Happenings with Lindsay Martin
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SDPA and DPAF staff member Lindsay Martin stopped by the Dermcast Studios during the SDPA’s 2016 Annual Summer Dermatology Conference in Austin, Texas, to discuss the latest happenings and her role with both organizations.
Aug 24, 2016
Catching Up with Travis Hayden: A Man Who Wears Many Hats with the SDPA and DPAF
5:06
Travis Hayden holds many roles with the SDPA and DPAF including: Chair of the Publications and Communications Committee, Managing Editor of the JDPA and Trustee at Large on the DPAF Board of Trustees. He stopped by the Dermcast studios during the SDPA’s 2016 Annual Summer Dermatology Conference in Austin, Texas, [...]
Aug 17, 2016
SDPA’s Latest Happenings and Updates with Leah Reily and Chad Quinn
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SPDA’s Managing Director, Leah Reily, and Communications and Industry Support Manager, Chad Quinn, stopped by the Dermcast studios during the recent 2016 Annual Summer Dermatology Conference to speak about the latest happenings with the Association and what’s on the horizon.
Aug 10, 2016
Vicki Roberts and Matthew Brunner Talk About the New DPAF
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Dermatology PA Foundation (DPAF) Trustees at Large, Vicki Roberts and Matthew Brunner, stopped by the Dermcast studios at the SDPA’s 2016 Annual Summer Dermatology Conference in Austin, Texas, to discuss the new philanthropic arm of the SDPA, new developments and what’s on the horizon.
Aug 03, 2016
SDPA Annual Summer Dermatology Conference 2016 | Highlight Video
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This video features highlights from the SDPA Annual Summer Dermatology Conference held June 1 – 5, 2016 in Austin, Texas. The Austin conference set an attendance record for a summer SDPA conference and included dynamic speakers and panel discussions as well as great networking events. Visit the sdpaconferences.org website for [...]
Jun 24, 2016
Philanthropy and the SDPA – Douglas DiRuggiero, PA-C
5:19
Dermcast interviewed Douglas DiRuggiero, PA-C, about the new Derm PA Foundation, the role of philanthropy in dermatology, and exciting developments coming to the philanthropic arm of the SDPA.
May 01, 2016
President-Elect Jennifer Conner, PA-C and the Benefits of Leadership
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President-Elect Jennifer Conner, PA-C, spoke to Dermcast about the role of a President-Elect and how members can get more involved in SDPA leadership.
Mar 30, 2016
Martha Sikes, MS, RPh, PA-C and the New Role of Blog Post Moderator
2:50
Dermcast interviewed Martha Sikes, MS, RPh, PA-C about her role as Blog Post Moderator and what that means for the membership of the SDPA.
Mar 01, 2016
What is an SDPA Director at Large and How Can You Become One? – Matthew Dohlman, MHS, PA-C
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Matthew Dohlman, MHS, PA-C discusses his role as a director at large and shares about his own journey to leadership in the SDPA.
Feb 12, 2016
Troy Davis, PA-C, and the Role of the Judicial and Ethical Affairs Committee in the SDPA
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Dermcast interviewed Troy Davis, PA-C, the judicial and ethical affairs committee chairman about his leadership role and how other PAs can get involved.
Feb 01, 2016
Exciting Workshops Coming to Future CME Conferences – Eileen Cheever, PA
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Eileen Cheever joined us in the Dermcast studio at the SDPA Summer Conference in Las Vegas to share about exciting workshops coming to future CME conferences.
Nov 20, 2015
2015 SDPA Fall Conference Highlights
Nov 16, 2015
What is a Derm PA? (Español) / Que es un Dermatologo Asistente Medico?
Nov 12, 2015
Student Involvement with the SDPA – Paulina Zachowicz
Junior Student Coordinator Maria Kelly interviews PA student Paulina Zachowicz about her love for dermatology and ways to get involved with the SDPA as a student.
Oct 23, 2015
SDPA Board Member Jang Mi Johnson, PA-C Discusses Leadership Development
3:05
Jang Mi Johnson, PA-C spoke to Dermcast at the SDPA Summer Conference in Las Vegas about her current and future leadership roles within the SDPA and the AAPA.
Sep 22, 2015
Philanthropic Projects of the SDPA – President Elect, Jennifer Conner, PA-C
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President elect Jennifer Conner dropped by the Dermcast Studeio at the SDPA Summer Conference in Las Vegas to talk about Miles for Melanoma and other philanthropic endeavors of the SDPA.
Aug 21, 2015
Changes on the Horizon for CME Self-Assessment and the 10 Year Cycle – Matthew Brunner, PA-C
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Incoming SPDA President Matthew Brunner shares exciting changes coming to CME, DLI, recertifications and the new SDPA Foundation. Dr. Fred Ghali joined us in the Dermcast studio at the SDPA Summer Conference in Las Vegas to discuss his lectures on pediatric dermatology, acne, and fungal infections.
Aug 07, 2015
Exciting Updates from SDPA President Vicki Roberts, PA-C
2:47
Dermcast interviewed Vicki Roberts, MPAS, PA-C, at the 2014 Fall Conference in San Diego. Roberts is the SDPA President and shared some of the goals for her term including branding the “PA” title, and exciting changes for Dermcast.tv website.
Jun 21, 2015
Goals for the SDPA Membership Committee- Sara Wilchowski, PA-C
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Dermcast interviewed Sara Wilchowski, PA-C at the 2014 Fall Conference in San Diego. Ms. Wilchowski is a co-chair of the SDPA Membership Committee and shared some of her goals for the upcoming year.
May 25, 2015
Info on the New Media Relations Committee- John Notabartolo, PA-C
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Dermcast interviewed John Notabartolo, PA-C, at the 2014 Fall Conference in San Diego. Notabartolo shares about his role as the Senior Representative for the AAPA House of Representatives and as the Media Relations Committee Chair. As the chair to this brand new committee, Notobartolo shares ways in which SDPA members [...]
Mar 13, 2015
The Evolution of the SDPA – Robert Higham, PA-C
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Abby Jacobson, PA-C interviewed Robert Higham, PA-C, for Dermcast.tv at the 2014 Spring Conference in Indianapolis. Mr. Higham is a lifetime achievement award recipient and he discusses some of the things he’s most proud of the SDPA.
Dec 16, 2014
Special State Affiliate Awards – Renata Block, PA-C
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Dermcast interviewed Renata Block, PA-C, at the 2014 Spring Conference in Indianapolis. Ms. Block is the Constituant Relations Chair for the SDPA and she discusses the first ever State Affilliate awards.
Dec 02, 2014
Changes and Highlights of the Upcoming Fall SDPA Conference – Keri Holyoak, PA-C
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Dermcast interviewed Keri Holyoak, PA-C, at the 2014 Spring Conference in Indianapolis. Ms. Holyoak is the CME Chair for the Fall SPDA conference and she discusses some of the upcoming highlights and changes coming to the conference in San Diego in November 2014.
Nov 18, 2014
A Brief History of the SDPA – Joe Monroe, PA-C
3:34
Dermcast interviewed Joe Monroe, PA-C, at the 2014 Spring Conference in Indianapolis. Mr. Monroe is one of the founding members of the SDPA and he shared some of the history of that extraordinary organization.
Nov 04, 2014
Changes to SDPA Conferences – Whitney High MD
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Dermcast.tv interviewed Dr. Whitney High following a panel discussion at the 2014 SDPA Conference in Indianapolis. Dr. High talked about some of the new features and benefits of the SDPA conferences.
Oct 21, 2014
Judicial and Ethical Affairs Committee Chair – Ainslie Barnard PA-C
1:52
Dermcast.tv interviewed Ainslie Barnard, PA-C, the new chair of the Judicial and Ethical Affairs Committee. Barnard shared some of her experience as a PA, her path to leadership at the SDPA, and some upcoming changes in legislation.
Aug 12, 2014
SDPA State Affiliate Award Winner – Gina Mangin, Florida SDPA President
3:10
Constituant Relations Chair Renata Block interviewed Gina Mangin, president of the Florida SDPA. Gina Mangin was the recipient of the first ever State Affiliate award and she shared some pearls about running a successful state chapter.
Jul 29, 2014
What’s New with Communications and the JDPA – Travis Hayden, PA-C
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This video interview is about What's New with Communications and the JDPA with Travis Hayden, PA-C and was recorded at the 2013 SDPA Fall Conference in Atlanta.
Jul 02, 2014
SDPA – 20 Years of Excellence
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The SDPA celebrates 20 years.
Jun 17, 2014
Advocacy and Public Relations with the SDPA – Tracee Douse-Dean, PA-C
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This video interview is about Advocacy and Public Relations with the SDPA with Tracee Douse-Dean, PA-C and was recorded at the 2013 SDPA Fall Conference in Atlanta.
Jun 17, 2014
Student Leadership and the SDPA – Stephanie Palazzolo
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This video interview is about Student Leadership and the SDPA with Stephanie Palazzolo and was recorded at the 2013 SDPA Fall Conference in Atlanta.
Jun 02, 2014
Summer Conference – Indianapolis Indiana – May 2014
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This video was shot at the 2014 Summer conference in Indianapolis Indiana.
Jun 01, 2014
Diplomate Benefits and the New DLI – Scott Ahrndt, PA-C and Gina Mangin, PA-C
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This video interview is about Diplomate Benefits and the New DLI with Scott Ahrndt, PA-C and Gina Mangin, PA-C and was recorded at the 2013 SDPA Fall Conference in Atlanta.
May 03, 2014
Exciting Developments at the SDPA – Vicki Roberts, MPAS, PA-C, SDPA President Elect
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This video interview is on Exciting Developments at the SDPA with President Elect Vicki Roberts, PA-C and was recorded at the 2013 SDPA Fall Conference in Atlanta.
Feb 17, 2014
PA History and Legacy – Esther Cohen, PA-C
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This video interview is on PA History and Legacy with Esther Cohen, PA-C and was recorded at the 2013 SDPA Fall Conference in Atlanta.
Feb 02, 2014
SDPA Membership Meeting Update – John Notabartolo PA-C
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This podcast is an Update on the SDPA Membership with John Notabartolo PA-C and was recorded at the 2013 Summer SDPA Conference in St. Louis.
Oct 12, 2013
SDPA Leadership Goals – Jennifer Winter, PA-C & Acting President
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This video is on How the SDPA is Working for their Members with Jennifer Winter PA-C and was recorded at the 2013 Summer SDPA Conference in St. Louis.
Oct 10, 2013
SDPA Summer Conference – Matthew Brunner, MHC PA-C & Lauren Zajac MHC PA-C
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This interview is an Update on the 2014 20th Anniversary Event with Matthew Brunner, MHC PA-C & Lauren Zajac MHC PA-C and was recorded at the SDPA Summer 2013 Conference in St. Louis.
Aug 21, 2013
Vicki Roberts on the Unveiling of the Popular ‘What is a Derm PA’ Video
2:43
Vicki Roberts talks about the new PA video with the SDPA. This was filmed at the 2012 Fall Conference in Las Vegas Nevada
Jul 16, 2013
Jang Mi Johnson on Advocating for PAs and the SDPA at the AAD
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Jang Mi Johnson tells us about the work of promoting the SDPA and advocating for PAs. This was filmed at the 2012 Fall Conference in Las Vegas Nevada
May 16, 2013
Gina Bird on the Upcoming Fall 2013 SDPA Conference in Atlanta
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Gina Bird tells us about the SDPA conference coming Fall 2013 in Atlanta. This was filmed at the 2012 Fall Conference in Las Vegas Nevada
Feb 16, 2013
Lauren Zajac on SDPA Conference Planning for Summer 2013
2:45
Lauren Zajac updates us on SDPA conferences coming in summer 2013. This was filmed at the 2012 Fall Conference in Las Vegas Nevada
Jan 16, 2013
John Notabartolo and SDPA Diplomates and AAD Advocacy
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John Notabartolo shares about the diplomate meeting and advocacy with the AAD. This was filmed at the 2012 Fall Conference in Las Vegas Nevada
Jan 12, 2013
Renee Christenson – What is new in the House of Delegates?
3:31
Renee Christensen gives us an update from the House of Delegates, while also highlighting what the SDPA has meant to her as a Derm PA.
Dec 10, 2012
John Notabartolo
2:35
This was filmed at the 2012 Summer conference in Seattle Washington
Nov 19, 2012
Lauren Zajac
3:43
This was filmed at the 2012 Summer conference in Seattle Washington
Nov 12, 2012
Jennifer Winter
5:20
This was filmed at the 2012 Summer conference in Seattle Washington
Oct 29, 2012
Archanca Sangha
1:57
This was filmed at the 2012 Summer conference in Seattle Washington
Oct 22, 2012
Jacki Kment
2:21
This was filmed at the 2012 Summer conference in Seattle Washington
Oct 15, 2012
Renata Block
2:25
This was filmed at the 2012 Summer conference in Seattle Washington
Oct 08, 2012
Jane Mast talks Legislative Affairs with the dermcast studio crew
3:10
This was filmed at the 2012 Summer conference in Seattle Washington
Oct 01, 2012
Matthew Brunner – Dreams and Aspirations for the future of the SDPA
2:21
This was filmed at the 2012 Summer conference in Seattle Washington
Sep 24, 2012
Kasey Drapeau D’Amato shares some exciting news about the 5 NEW DLI modules being released.
2:20
This was filmed at the 2012 Summer conference in Seattle Washington
Sep 17, 2012
Summer Conference – Seattle Washington – July 2012
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This video was shot at the 2012 Summer conference in Seattle Washington.
Sep 17, 2012
Kristen Grippe tells us how the SDPA is focusing on PR and building relationships with industry partners.
2:18
This was filmed at the 2012 Summer conference in Seattle Washington
Sep 10, 2012
Robert Higham on Industry Relations and the SDPA
3:33
Robert Higham shares about his position as Director of Industry Relations and how the SDPA is partnering with other organizations in the industry.
Sep 03, 2012
Kristine Kucera
3:19
This was filmed at the 2012 Summer conference in Seattle Washington
Aug 24, 2012
John Notabartolo
2:30
This was filmed at the 2011 Fall Conference in Orlando Florida
Jun 19, 2012
Joleen Volz
1:50
This was filmed at the 2011 Fall Conference in Orlando Florida
Jun 05, 2012
Renee Christenson
4:04
This was filmed at the 2011 Fall Conference in Orlando Florida
May 08, 2012
Gina Bird & Lauren Zejac
4:19
This was filmed at the 2011 Fall Conference in Orlando Florida
Apr 17, 2012
Travis Hayden
3:54
This was filmed at the 2011 Fall Conference in Orlando Florida
Mar 06, 2012
Jane Mast
6:53
This was filmed at the 2011 Fall Conference in Orlando Florida
Feb 28, 2012
Orlando Florida 2011 Highlights
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Some general highlights from our Fall Conference in Orlando Florida. Great Weather & Amazing Presenters!
Feb 13, 2012
SDPA 9th Annual Fall Conference 2011 – Highlight Video
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Highlights from the SDPA 9th Annual Fall Conference in Orlando, Florida.
Nov 28, 2011
New SDPA President: Keri Holyoak!
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New SDPA President: Keri Holyoak discusses the future of SDPA.  This was filmed at the 2011 summer conference in Washington DC.  
Sep 18, 2011
DLI Update with Bethany Grubb and Kasey D
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This was filmed at the 2011 Summer Conference in Washington DC.
Sep 13, 2011
Washington DC 2011 Highlights
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Some general highlights from our Summer Conference in Washington DC. We had a blast!
Sep 13, 2011
SDPA Capitol Hill Day 2011 Highlights!
6:04
These are some highlights from our SDPA Capitol Hill Day. This was an activity which took place at the 2011 Summer Conference in Washington, DC.
Jun 27, 2011
The DLI and Life Long Learning with Eugene Jones
7:55
Recorded at the 8th Annual Fall Conference in Grapevine TX.
Mar 23, 2011
The First Diplomate of the SDPA – April Harrison
3:52
Robert Higham sits down with April Harrison to congratulate her on being the first Diplomate of the SDPA. They discuss where the Distance Learning Initiative has been and where it is going.
Dec 10, 2010
Abby Jacobson: President’s Thoughts
6:22
SDPA President Abby Jacobson sits down to talk with Robert about her aspirations for the current year and her thoughts about societal involvement in general.
Aug 04, 2010
Greg Buttolph: Upcoming SDPA Event Preview
6:09
Greg walks us through some of the exciting upcoming SDPA events!
Jul 07, 2010
President Elect Keri Holyoak
4:58
Keri Holyoak discusses the future of current SDPA programs and takes some good advice from our host Robert Higham.
Jun 29, 2010
DLI Update: Bethany Grubb & Kasey D’Amato
3:57
Kasey and Bethany talk with Dermcast.tv about where the DLI has come from and where it is going. Important information for anyone interested or involved in the program.
Jun 22, 2010
A Conversation with Gina Bird on State Chapters
4:37
SDPA's Robert Higham and Gina Bird discuss the importance of state chapters for local members and nationally for the SDPA.
May 19, 2010
Lauren Zajac on Students and the SDPA
4:14
Lauren Zajac sits down to talk about the future of student involvement in the SDPA. She highlights the new student website which just launched from the SDPA.
May 19, 2010
A Conversation with Renee Block from Illinois State Chapter
4:09
Renee Block sits down with Dermcast.tv to discuss the benefits of partnering with the SDPA to form a state chapter and the journey she has gone on to start the ISDPA.
Jan 12, 2010
Abby Jacobson, President Elect of the SDPA
5:50
Abby sits down with Dermcast for an informative interview.
Jan 05, 2010
Kristine Kucera, President of the SDPA
4:26
Kristine gives a preview into the 2010 Chicago meeting and speaks to the continued growth of the society.
Dec 22, 2009
Bethany Grubb, Immediate Past President of the SDPA
4:09
Bethany talks to Robert about how it is being the Immediate Past President of the SDPA. They conclude with some insights into upcoming elections changes.
Dec 12, 2009
Becoming a PA – John Notabartolo MPAS, PA-C
7:01
John discusses his background in the PA world as well as the military.
Aug 11, 2009
Goals and Hopes from the Upcoming SDPA President – Kristine Kucera
6:45
Kristine Kucera talks with Robert about her goals and hopes for her second term as SDPA President.
Jun 09, 2009
CME Discussion with Greg Buttolph
8:41
Greg Buttolph discusses CME and the SDPA as well as what to look out for on the horizon regarding the upcoming Summer Conference in Chicago.
Apr 27, 2009
Dermatology PA Pioneers
12:39
Kurtis Opp, Gary Westbrock, Marcus Conant discuss how it was to be pioneers in the Derm PA field with the SDPA. They also consider the future of PAs as technology becomes more and more powerful.
Apr 20, 2009
Students and the SDPA
11:10
Kristi Cox & Lauren Zajac discuss new and exciting changes that are coming for students and the SDPA.
Apr 13, 2009
The Early Years of the SDPA – Kurtis Opp
8:25
Kurtis Opp walks through what it was like to be one of the founding members of the SDPA.
Apr 06, 2009
Get Involved with Organizations like the SDPA – Abby Jacobson
9:57
Abby Jacobson talks about the many ways you can get involved with the SDPA and volunteer your time.
Mar 31, 2009
State of the SDPA with Bethany Grubb, SDPA’s President
11:26
SDPA's President Bethany Grubb gives us the state of the SDPA.
Mar 27, 2009
Highlights from the SDPA Symposium Exhibit Hall
3:05
Robert Higham visits the exhibit floor at the 8th Annual SDPA Dermatology Symposium in San Francisco.
Mar 24, 2009
Preview: the SDPA’s Booth at AAD
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A behind-the-scenes look at the SDPA's booth at this year's AAD conference in San Francisco. If you're at the conference, stop by the SDPA booth 2616 in the South Hall B at Moscone.
Mar 07, 2009
Highlights From San Francisco
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Highlights from the 8th Annual SDPA Dermatology Symposium in San Francisco. See what people thought of the event, what sessions were the most talked about and why you should have been here with us.
Mar 07, 2009
Highlights from the Exhibit Hall (Tampa)
4:32
Follow SDPA’s immediate past president Robert Higham as he wanders through the crowds in the exhibit hall at this year’s Fall conference in Tampa.
Nov 08, 2008
Audio Podcast: Joe Monroe’s Keynote from Tampa
40:30
SDPA founder Joe Monroe talks about the past, present & future of the SDPA in Tampa at the 6th Annual Fall Conference. This session is also available as a download on iTunes through the dermcast podcast page. Click here to visit the page on iTunes.
Nov 08, 2008
Gordon Day on Industry Relations
4:16
Gordon Day talks about industry relations, CME events and special projects.
Nov 08, 2008
Highlights from Club Derma (Tampa)
2:33
Highlights from the welcome reception event at this year's Fall conference in Tampa (sponsored by Amgen Wyeth).
Nov 08, 2008
Travis Hayden and the JDPA
7:07
Travis Hayden talks about the JDPA and patient advocacy groups.
Nov 08, 2008
Joe Monroe on the SDPA
6:17
Joe Monroe talks about the early days of the SDPA, where it’s going and what makes it unique. This video deals with AAD, Dermatology, Humility, Joe Monroe, PAs, Patient Care, and Vision.
Nov 06, 2008