Oklahoma State Medical Association and the
Oklahoma State Dermatology and Dermatologic Surgery Society Annual Meeting CME
April 6, 2019
OU-Tulsa Schusterman Learning Center
41st & Yale
Tulsa, OK  74135
1-918-743-6184

 

The OSMA CME Planning Committee presents the following CME activty Oklahoma State Dermatology and Dermatologic Surgery Society Annual Meeting CME Meeting designed  to address the following practice gaps: Updates on sexually transmitted diseases (STDs), treatment of cutaneous T-cell lymphoma (CTCL) and dermatomyositis. In addition, high yield dermoscopy and nail problems for clinicians will be covered. This activity is to ensure learners correctly diagnose and treat difficult/chronic medical processes and infectious diseases. Covering nail disorders and dermascopy will improve diagnostic ability and patient outcomes. It is the intent of the OSMA CME Planning Committee to keep all physicians informed and updated on all dermatologic crucial issues and needs.for better care of the patient.

Target Audience

The educational design addresses the needs and issues of healthcare providers in dermatologic issues in dermatology, dermatopathology and healthcare. The audience including physicians in these specialties. 

 

"What's New In STDs?" presented by Theodore "Ted" Rosen, MD, Professor of Dermatology, Baylor College of Medicine & Chief of Dermatology, Houston Veterans Affairs Medical Center Consultant

8:05 a.m. to 9:05 a.m. – 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™

COURSE OBJECTIVES:

After attending the activity the physician should be able to:

  • Recognize resurgence of sexually transmitted diseases; and
  • Identify new or unusual morphological pattterns for STDs; and
  • Employ proper therapeutic and preventive interventions for STDs.

"High Yield Dermoscopy" presented by Kelly C. Nelson, MD, Clinical Associate Professor, Department of Dermatology, Melanoma and Skin Clinic, MD Anderson Cancer Center University of Texas

9:10 a.m. to 10:10 a.m. – 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™

COURSE OBJECTIVES:

After attending the activity the physician should be able to:

  • Focus on clinical comparator lesions; and
  • Provide practical tips for successfully distinguishing between benign and malignant skin tumors.
  • Employ proper therapeutic and preventive interventions for STDs.

"Cutaneous T-Cell Lymphoma: Current & New Treatment Strategies" presented by Auris Huen, MD, Assistant Professor, Department of Dermatology, Division of Internal Medicine, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX

10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. – 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™

COURSE OBJECTIVES:

After attending the activity the physician should be able to:

  • Review and discuss treatment strategies for patients with cutaneous T-cell lymphoma CTCL; and
  • Review current treatment options available for treatment of CTCL; and
  • Discuss new clinical trial options for CTCL patients; and
  • Develop management strategies for supportive care in CTCL patients.

"Preoperative Considerations in Dermatology Surgery" presented by Jason M. Hirshburg, M.D, Oklahoma University, OKC, OK

11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. – 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™

COURSE OBJECTIVES:

After attending the activity the physician should be able to:

  • Review prophylactic antibiotic use in dermatologic surgery; and
  • Know prevention of infective endocarditis; and
  • Know prevention of hematogenous total joint infection; and
  • Know prevention of surgical site infection.

"Case Presentations 2019" presented by Tracy Beswick, MD, PhD

2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. – 2 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™

COURSE OBJECTIVES:

After attending the activity the physician should be able to:

  • Explain appropriate diagnostic testing, work-up and treatment options; and
  • Compare possible differential diagnoses; and
  • Identify skills used to elect pertinent history and improve recognition of clinical presentation of signs and symptoms of complex, rare of challenging disease process by direct interaction with patients; and
  • Describe clinical-histopathology correlations.

Accreditation Statement

This acitivty has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Accreditation Requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of the Oklahoma State Medical Association (OSMA) and the Oklahoma State Dermatological Society (OSDS). The Oklahoma State Medical Association is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The OSMA designates this live activity for a maximum of 6 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™.

Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

To officially receive AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ and a CME certificate of participation, the attendee must complete the online evaluations for each presentation attended.

Faculty and Disclosures

In accordance with ACCME requirements on disclosure, CME Planning Committee, faculty and reviewers are asked to disclose any relationships with commercial interests associated with any area of medicine featured in these activities. 

The OSMA has implemented a system to resolve conflicts of interest for each CME activity to help ensure content objectivity, independence, fair balance, and that the content is aligned with the mission of the OSMA CME Planning Committee.  Conflicts, if any, are resolved through one or more processes.  All CME content in this activity was independently reviewed to ensure that it is free of commercial bias.

The OSMA Planning Committee, Faculty and Reviewers have no relevant financial relationships to disclose.  Disclosures of relevant financial relationships, if applicable, will be provided to participants prior to the presentations.

"The Oklahoma State Medical Association has been surveyed by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (AC­CME) and awarded Accreditation with Commendation for six years as a provider of continuing medical education for physicians.

The ACCME accreditation seeks to assure the medical community and the public that the Oklahoma State Medical Association provides physicians with relevant, effective, practice-based continuing medical education that supports US health care quality improvements.

ACCMEThe ACCME employs a rigorous, multilevel process for evaluating institutions' continuing medical education programs according to the high accreditation standards adopted by all seven ACCME member organizations. These organizations of medicine in the US are the American Board of Medical Specialties, the American Hospital Association, the American Medical Association, the Association for Hospital Medical Education, the Association of American Medical Colleges, the Council of Medical Specialty Societies, and the Federation of State Medical Boards of the US, Inc."