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28th Annual Cutaneous Malignancy Update

Hilton San Diego Resort & Spa * | San diego, USA
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Title: 28th Annual Cutaneous Malignancy Update
Specialty: Neurology
Dates: From Jan, 20, 2018 to Jan, 21, 2018
Location: San diego, USA
Type: Course
Registration Cost: From 125 to 365 USD
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Physicians

Scripps Health is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians. 


Commercial Support

This course is supported, in part, by educational grants from industry, in accordance with ACCME accreditation Standards for Commercial Support. Appropriate acknowledgement will be given to all supporters at the time of the educational activity.


Cultural and Linguistic Competency

This activity is in compliance with California Assembly Bill 1195, which requires that all CME activities comprising a patient care element include curriculum addressing the topic of cultural and linguistic competency. The intent of this bill is to ensure that health care professionals are able to meet the cultural and linguistic concerns of a diverse patient population through effective and appropriate professional development. The planners, speakers and authors of this CME activity have been encouraged to address issues relevant in their topic area. A variety of resources are available that address cultural and linguistic competency, some of which can be found in the Cultural & Linguistic Competency Resource Guide.

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  • Medical_Professionals
  • Medical_students
  • Nurses
Event Overview
Welcome message:

As the incidence of melanoma continues to rise rapidly in the United States and around the world, the need to educate clinicians from various specialties on the disease also increases. During this course nationally recognized experts will present information on prevention, risk assessment, early detection, genetic factors, and current and future treatment choices for melanoma patients. Issues concerning surgical management, adjuvant therapy, advanced disease therapy, and personalizing the course of treatment for individual patients will also be discussed. This course is designed to provide information that will help clinicians in their decision making regarding these difficult patient problems. The course will be taught by a wide range of experts as this most serious of skin cancers will require multidisciplinary efforts to conquer.

Educational Objectives


After attending this live activity, participants should be able to:

Demonstrate how newly discovered, evidence-based scientific information applies to the current practice of clinical dermatology.

Describe the epidemiology and risk factors associated with the increasing incidence of cutaneous melanoma.

Examine current data and new strategies for the prevention of melanoma.

Evaluate and diagnose a variety of malignancies related to melanoma skin cancer.

Identify possible genetic mutations and etiologic factors in the melanoma patient and diagnose patients based on dermatologic manifestations.

Incorporate new diagnostic techniques, including dermoscopy, into practice.

Determine appropriate treatment for patients with metastatic melanoma, melanonychia and ocular melanoma.

Integrate new therapies and treatments for advanced melanoma including surgical techniques.

Discuss the effectiveness of neoadjuvant therapy and immunotherapy in treating melanoma.

Navigate the medico-legal aspects of caring for the melanoma patient.

Recommend strategies for managing patients with multiple melanomas.

Provide optimal follow-up of patients after melanoma treatment.

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2017-11-13
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Accompanying persons not allowed

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We don’t accept Online Abstracts

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Hilton San Diego Resort Mission Bay

1775 E Mission Bay Drive

San Diego, California 92109

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General Info

As the incidence of melanoma continues to rise rapidly in the United States and around the world, the need to educate clinicians from

various specialties on the disease also increases. During this course nationally recognized experts will present information on

prevention, risk assessment, early detection, genetic factors, and current and future treatment choices for melanoma patients. Issues

concerning surgical management, adjuvant therapy, advanced disease therapy, and personalizing the course of treatment for

individual patients will also be discussed. This course is designed to provide information that will help clinicians in their decision making

regarding these difficult patient problems. The course will be taught by a wide range of experts as this most serious of skin cancers

will require multidisciplinary efforts to conquer.

Benefits of Exhibiting & Supporting

Scripps Clinic’s annual melanoma update is a nationally accredited continuing medical education conference for those involved in the

care of patients with melanoma. As an exhibitor, you will have the opportunity to showcase your company’s products and services to

a targeted health care population. Here are just a few benefits exhibiting offers:

 Interact face-to-face with influential decision makers

 Build visibility for your company in a competitive marketplace

 Expand your market reach and strengthen existing customer relationships

 Introduce new products and services

 Generate new sales leads

Scripps Clinic’s Division of Dermatology & Cutaneous Surgery

From hard-to-treat skin cancers and dermatological conditions to cosmetic surgeries and lunch-hour laser treatments, the Scripps

Clinic’s Division of Dermatology and Cutaneous Surgery has the expertise needed to deliver high quality care and produce outstanding

results. Our clinicians have served the San Diego community for more than 20 years, providing medical, surgical and cosmetic services.

With specialized training and a compassionate approach, they use the latest and safest devices and techniques to prevent, diagnose

and treat diseases and conditions of the hair, skin and nails. Scripps Clinic’s board-certified dermatologists practice at several locations

throughout the San Diego area, providing comprehensive care for all dermatological health concerns. 

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Organising Agency

Contact No.: 858-652-5400,858-678-6400

Email: med.edu@scrippshealth.org

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