The American Society of Dermatopathology



Essentials of Dermatopathology Program Schedule

This is the preliminary program schedule for the 6th Annual ASDP Essentials of Dermatopathology Board Review and MOC Course and is subject to change.

Friday, April 5

Noon - 5:00 p.m.                    Registration and Information Desk Open
Noon - 5:00 p.m.   Dermatopathology Bookstore Open
1:00 p.m. - 1:15 p.m.

 
  Introduction
Nicole Burkemper, MD
Saint Louis University
1:15 p.m. - 3:15 p.m.   Group B: Slide Review Cases 1-50
1:15 p.m. - 2:15 p.m.

 
  Group A: Dermatopathology Overview 
David S. Cassarno, MD, PhD
Southern California Permanente Medical Group
2:15 p.m. - 3:15 p.m.

 
  Group A: Clinical Updates
Nicole Burkemper, MD
Saint Louis University
3:15 p.m. - 4:15 p.m.   Refreshment Break
4:15 p.m. - 6:15 p.m.   Group A: Slide Review Cases 1-50
4:15 p.m. - 5:15 p.m.

 
  Group B: Dermatopathology Overview
David S. Cassarino, MD, PhD
Southern California Permanente Medical Group
5:15 p.m. - 6:15 p.m.

 
  Group B: Clinical Updates
Nicole Burkemper, MD
Saint Louis University
6:15 p.m. - 6:40 p.m.

 
  Bullous and Vesicular Diseases
Michael J. Camilleri, MD
Mayo Clinic, Rochester
6:40 p.m. - 6:50 p.m.   Q & A
6:50 p.m.   Slide Library Opens - Open 24 hours!
     

Saturday, April 6

Open 24 hours!   Slide Library
7:00 a.m. - 8:00 a.m.   Breakfast
7:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.   Registration and Information Desk Open
7:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.   Dermatopathology Bookstore Open
8:00 a.m. - 10:35 a.m.   Lecture & Discussion (Group A & B)
    Introduction to Immunostaining
Darius R. Mehregan, MD
Pinkus Dermatopathology Lab, PC
    Drug Reactions
Nooshin K. Brinster, MD
New York University
    Infectious Diseases
Melissa P. Piliang, MD
Cleveland Clinic
    Soft Tissue Tumors
Karen Fritchie, MD
Mayo Clinic, Rochester
    Q & A
10:35 a.m. - 10:55 a.m.   Refreshment Break
10:55 a.m. - 12:50 p.m.   Lecture & Discussion (Group A & B)
    Molecular Diagnosis of Melanocytic Lesions
Iwei Yeh, MD, PhD
University of California, San Francisco
    Vasculitis
Lawrence E. Gibson, MD
Mayo Clinic, Rochester
    Adnexal Tumors
Claudia I. Vidal, MD, PhD
Saint Louis University
    Q & A
12:50 p.m. - 2:10 p.m.   Lunch
12:50 p.m. - 2:10 p.m.   Information Desk Open
2:10 p.m. - 4:20 p.m.   Lecture & Discussion (Group A & B)
    Lymphoid
Antonio Subtil, MD, MBA
Yale University
    Literature Updates
Jacqueline M. Junkins-Hopkins, MD
Dermpath Diagnostic Ackerman Academy of Dermatopathology
    Laboratory Techniques
Garth R. Fraga, MD
University of Kansas Medical Center
    Q & A
4:20 p.m. - 4:40 p.m.   Refreshment Break
4:40 p.m. - 7:10 p.m.   Lecture & Discussion (Group A & B)
    Melanocytic Lesions
Rosalie Elenitsas, MD
University of Pennsylvania
    Nail Pathology
Adam I. Rubin, MD
University of Pennsylvania
    Hiding in Plain Sight - Invisible or Nearly Invisible Dermatopathology
A. Hafeez Diwan, MD
Baylor College of Medicine
    Granulomatous Disease
Julia Lehman, MD
Mayo Clinic, Rochester
    Autoimmune Connective Tissue Diseases Involving the Skin
Julia Lehman, MD
Mayo Clinic, Rochester
    Q & A
     

Sunday, April 7

Open until Noon   Slide Library
7:00 a.m. - 8:00 a.m.   Breakfast
7:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.   Information Desk Open
7:00 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.   Dermatopathology Bookstore Open
8:00 a.m. - 10:10 a.m.   Lecture & Discussion (Group A & B)
    Alopecia
Mary M. Braden, MD
National Capital Consortium -
Walter Reed National Military Medical Center
    Laboratory Management
Michael G. Hitchcock, MBChB, MBA
Cutaneous Pathology PA
    Panniculitis
M. Yadira Hurley, MD
Saint Louis University
    Q & A
10:10 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.   Refreshment Break
10:30 a.m. - 12:25 p.m.   Lecture & Discussion (Group A & B)
    Tips for Board Preparation
Oluwakemi Onajin, MD
The University of Chicago
    Spongiosis Reaction Pattern
Clay J. Cockerell, MD
Cockerell Dermatopathology-UTSW
    Molecular Diagnosis, Other than Melanocytic
Ruifeng (Ray) Guo, MD, PhD
Mayo Clinic, Rochester
    Q & A
12:25 p.m. - 12:35 p.m.   Closing Remarks (Groups A & B)