The American Society of Dermatopathology

Self-Assessment Discussion

Monday, November 9

8:00 a.m. - 10:15 a.m. Central Time

Course Directors
Melissa P. Piliang, MD
Cleveland Clinic

Jon A. Reed, MD
Baylor College of Medicine and CellNetix Pathology & Laboratories

2.25 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM

All meeting attendees are invited to attend the Self-Assessment Discussion. The 50 cases viewed during the slide viewing sessions will be discussed, including diagnostic features of each case and differential diagnoses. Attendees who register for optional Self-Assessment Course and successfully complete the pre- and post-course online self-assessments are eligible for up to 10.5 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM and CC/MOC credit.

Chafik Bengana, MD 
NorthShore Pathologists
Kiran Motaparthi, MD 
University of Florida College of Medicine
Daniel D. Bennett, MD
University of Wisconsin, Madison
Kumaran M. Mudaliar, MD 
Loyola University Medical Center
Kara Braudis, MD
University of Missouri
Priyadharsini Nagarajan, MD, PhD
The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center
Scott C. Bresler, MD, PhD 
University of Michigan
Jose A. Plaza, MD
The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center
Nicole M. Burkemper, MD
Saint Louis University
Michi M. Shinohara, MD
University of Washington
A. Hafeez Diwan, MBBS, PhD
Baylor College of Medicine
Campbell L. Stewart, MD
University of Connecticut Health
Ryan W. Hick, MD
ProPath and
The University of Texas Southerwestern Medical Center
Karolyn A. Wanat, MD
Medical College of Wisconsin
Maija Kiuru, MD, PhD
University of California, Davis
Wendi E. Wohltmann, MD
San Antonio Military Medical Center
Nicholas F. Logemann, DO
Naval Medical Center San Diego

Learning Objectives:
Upon completion of this course, participants should be able to:
  • Recognize key light microscopic features of common, rare and unusual entities.
  • Differentiate between diseases with similar or overlapping histopathologic findings.
  • Apply new diagnostic skills to a variety of skin conditions that will improve patient care.
  • Incorporate new information gained from presented cases into dermatopathology practice.
  • Recognize areas where new information gained from the presented cases has identified potential practice gaps and changed performance related to the presented cases.
  • Positively affect patient care with enhanced diagnostic skills in the more common cases likely to be seen in daily practice.