Dermatopathology in the Desert:
A Survival Kit for Pathologists

May 18-20, 2019

Available Credits 16.25 CME, 16.25 SAM

Course Description

This updated course will focus on problem areas in skin pathology encountered by general surgical pathologists and dermatopathologists. The program will focus on a range of neoplastic entities including melanocytic tumors, cutaneous lymphoproliferative diseases, adnexal tumors, and fibrohistiocytic tumors as well as inflammatory lesions everyone should know. The course is taught by an engaging faculty who will emphasize a practical approach to these problematic areas. In addition to the interactive sessions lead by the faculty, participants will have an opportunity to bring their own cases for discussion. By the end of the course, you will have an array of new survival skills for the challenging area of dermatopathology. .

Course Objectives

      Learn and apply diagnostic criteria to selected melanocytic neoplasms
      Learn and apply diagnostic criteria to selected cutaneous lymphomas
      Learn and apply diagnostic criteria to selected inflammatory dermatoses
      Learn and apply diagnostic criteria to selected adnexal tumors
      Learn and apply diagnostic criteria to selected cutaneous soft tissue tumors


USCAP Interactive Center

500 South Palm Canyon Drive
Suite 307
Palm Springs, CA 92264

USCAP Interactive Center

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Cancellations will be assessed an administrative charge of 25% of the total registration fee. There will be no refunds for cancellations within 14 days of the event.

The Academy is not responsible for travel expenses incurred as a result of an event cancellation.