Courses

Overview

Stay updated on the diagnosis and evidence-based treatment of atopic dermatitis in adults and children by completing all the activities in this mini-curriculum, designed specifically for clinicians practicing in a primary care setting.

Learning Objectives

  1. Describe the immunologic basis of atopic dermatitis (AD) and the pathophysiology that causes clinical symptoms and disease burden for patients
  2. Distinguish AD from other dermatological conditions presenting to primary care
  3. Formulate an appropriate treatment plan for AD based on individual needs and treatment goals, focusing on moderate-to-severe AD
  4. Discuss the management and treatment of AD using a shared decision-making model

Faculty

Peter Lio, MD

Clinical Assistant Professor of Dermatology & Pediatrics
Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
Chicago, IL

Lacey L. Kruse, MD

Attending Physician, Lurie Children's Hospital
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics and Dermatology, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL

Commercial Supporters

Sanofi Genzyme and Regeneron Pharmaceuticals

Education Partners

Pri-Med Institute


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