18th Annual Practical Course in Dermoscopy & Update on Malignant Melanoma 2023
This course offers Live (in-person) and Livestream (virtual) attendance options
December 1 - 3, 2023 - Omni Scottsdale Resort & Spa - Scottsdale, Arizona
This three-day course provides attendees a multidisciplinary review of standard of care management practices and state-of-the-art advances in care of the patient with cutaneous malignancy, particularly melanoma but including squamous cell cancer. The first day focuses on epidemiology, prevention, pathology, surgical treatment and advances in systemic therapy for patients with melanoma and squamous cell cancer. Afternoon sessions focus on surgery, medical oncology and introduction to dermoscopy. The second and third day include an in-depth immersion into dermoscopy for evaluating skin diseases with a focus on neoplasms. The goal of this course is for participants will develop practical skills that will enable them to be more comfortable approaching patients with potentially dangerous skin lesions.
|Registration For General Session (Live)||Pricing until October 6, 2023||Pricing after October 7, 2023|
|M.D., D.O., Ph.D.||$950||$1025|
|Allied Health, NP, PA, Retirees||$850||$925|
|Livestream - M.D., D.O., Ph.D.||$950||$950|
|Livestream - Allied Health, NP, PA, Retirees||$850||$850|
|Registration For ABDerm/ABS MOC - Imaging Self Assessment Module|
The intended audience is dermatologists, surgeons, oncologists, physicians, NPs and PAs in internal medicine, family medicine and general practice.
Upon completion of this activity, participants should be able to:
- Recognize pattern analysis for the identification of skin neoplasms, benign and malignant.
- Differentiate malignant melanocytic and non-melanocytic lesions from benign lesions using dermoscopy.
- Describe the role of Mohs surgery for melanoma.
- Describe how to approach skin cancer in adults in general and in special circumstances.
- Assess how to approach skin biopsies in children.
- Compare biopsy techniques and indications.
- Cite skin rashes caused by immunotherapy.
Attendance at any Mayo Clinic course does not indicate or guarantee competence or proficiency in the skills, knowledge or performance of any care or procedure(s) which may be discussed or taught in this course.
Disclaimer for the Practical Course in Dermoscopy & Update on Malignant Melanoma 2023 Imaging Self-Assessment Module: Please note that the Mayo Clinic is solely responsible for the question content. These questions are not a publication of the American Board of Dermatology (ABD), nor has ABD provided information to the Mayo Clinic about ABD board exam content.
A block of rooms at a special group rate of $309 (USD) Resort Room 1 King bed, or Resort Room - 2 Queen beds $329 (USD), plus applicable local and state taxes, per night, is available for course participants.
A charge of $20.00 will be added for each additional guest above double occupancy with a maximum of four (4) guests per room.
To ensure accommodations, make your reservation before the room block fills or November 9, 2023. After the cut-off date, the hotel will accept reservations based on a space- and rate-available basis.
The reduced resort service charge of $20.00 will apply to all group rooms, which includes:
• In-Room Wi-Fi: Daily in-room wireless internet access and local or toll-free calls
• Signature Gelato Tasting: Daily at Crave Café
• Bottled Water: Complimentary at Check-In and Bell Desk
• Omni Get Fit Kit: Includes yoga mat, kettlebell, contour weights and more (available upon request)
• Omni Sleep Well Kit: Includes ear plugs and eye mask (available upon request)
• Joya Spa: 24-hour Fitness Center and daily Fitness Class access
• Lawn Games: Complimentary Bocce Ball equipment and more (available at the Front Desk)
• Bicycles: Tour the resort and local Paradise Valley neighborhood (available at the Front Desk on a first-come, first-served basis)
• Electric Vehicle Charging Station access
• The Wall Street Journal: Online access
These items are subject to change.
All travel and lodging expenses are the sole responsibility of the individual registrant.
James W. Jakub, M.D.
Aaron R. Mangold, M.D.
David L. Swanson, M.D.
Julio C. Sartori Valinotti, M.D.
Christopher J. Arpey, MD
Collin M. Costello, M.D.
Dawn Marie R. Davis, MD
Catherine A. Degesys, MD
Addison M. Demer, M.D.
Ruifeng (Ray) Guo, MD, PhD
Matthew R. Hall, M.D.
Emma F. Johnson, MD
Svetomir N. Markovic, MD, PhD
Steven A. Nelson, M.D.
Jason C. Sluzevich, M.D.
Niloy Jewel (Jewel) J. Samadder, MD
Leila M. Tolaymat, M.D.
Giuseppe Argenziano, M.D.
Ralph P. Braun, M.D.
Ashfaq A. Marghoob, M.D.
Harper N. Price, MD, FAAD, FAAP
Richard P. Usatine, M.D.
Steven Q. Wang, M.D.
In support of improving patient care, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.
Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science designates this other activity (live and livestream) for a maximum of 21.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science designates this activity for a maximum of 21.75 ANCC contact hours. Nurses should claim only the credit commensurate with the extend of their participation.
The AAFP has reviewed 18th Annual Practical Course in Dermoscopy 2023 and deemed it acceptable for up to 21.75 Live AAFP Prescribed credits. Term of Approval is from 12/01/2023 to 12/03/2023. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.The AAFP has reviewed 18th Annual Practical Course in Dermoscopy 2023 and deemed it acceptable for up to 21.75 Live AAFP Prescribed credits. Term of Approval is from 12/01/2023 to 12/03/2023. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
AAFP Prescribed credit is accepted by the American Medical Association as equivalent to AMA PRA Category 1 credit(s)™ toward the AMA Physician's Recognition Award. When applying for the AMA PRA, Prescribed credit earned must be reported as Prescribed, not as Category 1.
The Imaging Self-Assessment activity is approved by the American Board of Dermatology for 25 self-assessment question credits for MOC Component 2.
Successful completion of this CME activity, which includes participation in the evaluation of component, enables the learner to earn credit toward the CME and Self-Assessment requirements of the American Board of Surgery's Continuous Certification program. It is the CME activity provider's responsibility to submit learner completion information to ACCME for the purpose of granting ABS credit.
The American Osteopathic Association designates this program for a maximum of 21.75 AOA category 2-A credits.
Other Healthcare Professionals:
A record of attendance will be provided to all registrants for requesting credits in accordance with state nursing boards, specialty societies or other professional associations.
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- 25.00 ABDerm
- 21.75 ABS
- 21.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
- 21.75 Attendance
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To claim credit for livestream participation in this course, learners must view the content during the hours posted for the live activity. This course is not approved for on-demand delivery.
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