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Spring Dermatology Seminar

Westin Nova Scotian, 1181 Hollis Street, Halifax
External Event


7:15 - 7:55 a.m. Registration and breakfast 

7:55 - 8 a.m. Welcoming remarks from our Moderator. Dr. David Tilley

Case Studies
8-8:40 a.m. Chronic Idiopathic Urticaria. Dr. Gina Lacuesta. MD FRCPC
8:40-9:20 a.m. Impetigo & skin infections. Dr. Natalie Cunningham. MD FRCPC
9:20-10 a.m. Moderate to severe acne.  Dr. Kerri Purdy. MD FRCPC

Nutritional break

10:30-11:30 a.m. Hidradenitis suppurativa disease recognition, treatment, referral & co-management*. Dr. Ariel Burns. MD FRCPC

11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Gaining control in atopic dermatitis.**  Dr. Natalie Cunningham. MD FRCPC

12:30-1:30 p.m.  Managing the burden of psoriasis with topical treatment.**  Dr. Kerri Purdy. MD FRCPC

Luanne Bruneau, Cipher Pharmaceuticals

* This program is an accredited Group Learning Activity (Section 1) as defined by the Maintenance of Certification program of the Royal College of Physicians of Canada.  It was developed by the Canadian Dermatology Association and the AbbVie Corporation and was planned to achieve scientific integrity, objectivity and balance. One (1) section 1 MOC credit may be claimed for this program.

**This Group Learning program has been reviewed by the College of Family Physicisns of Canada and is awaiting final certification by the College's Nova Scotia Chapter.