Dermatopathology

Masters of Pathology Series

This comprehensive clinical update of dermatopathology covers key topics and emerging knowledge affecting this advanced subspecialty. Ideal for MOC.

If your primary viewing mode will be on a computer or tablet, we recommend the Online Video package. In addition to online access, you will receive a USB with MP4 files. Use the USB to watch offline or import into iTunes and other media players and then synch to your mobile device, laptop or desktop. Plus you save $130 including standard shipping charges vs the DVD package.

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Learn from Authoritative Dermatopathologists

Directed by Dirk Elston, MD, FAAD, Masters of Pathology Series Dermatopathology highlights recent updates and emerging knowledge affecting this advanced subspecialty. Dr. Elston is joined by a distinguished faculty from leading institutions to cover pressing topics such as genodermatoses, lymphomas, unusual skin infections, vascular tumors, and more.

By completing this program, you'll improve your ability to:

  • Effectively use clinicopathologic correlations to diagnose inflammatory skin diseases and alopecia
  • Apply immunohistochemical tools to diagnose melanocytic lesions and lymphoid infiltrates
  • Use precise, uniform terminology in the diagnosis of melanocytic lesions

Discover New Guidelines

A clinically based update, this learn-at-your-own-pace course in dermatopathology provides a maximum of 17.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits. Available online, it provides access to unbiased, evidence-based content and case-based reviews so you may expand your knowledge and incorporate the latest guidelines into your daily practice. This activity meets the American Board of Pathology's Maintenance of Certification (MOC) requirements for Part II (CME and SAMs) Lifelong Learning and self assessment.

View our full list of Topics/Speakers, Faculty, Accreditation and Media Format information.

  • Histopathologic Evaluation of Scalp Biopsies - Dirk Elston, MD, FAAD
  • Melanocytic Lesions –Rules to Live By - Dirk Elston, MD, FAAD
  • Inflammatory Dermatoses – Think Like a Clinician - Dirk Elston, MD, FAAD
  • Eosinophil Potpourri - Jennifer McNiff, MD
  • Neutrophil Potpourri - Jennifer McNiff, MD
  • Tip of the Iceburg: Indicators of Underlying Systemic Disease - Chris Jaworsky, MD
  • Hospital Consult Biopsies - Chris Jaworsky, MD
  • B-Cell Lymphomas - Jacqueline Junkins-Hopkins, MD
  • Melanoma - Loren Clarke, MD
  • Nail Pathology - Beth Ruben, MD
  • T-Cell Lymphomas - Jacqueline Junkins-Hopkins, MD
  • Pitfalls in Blistering Disorders - Christine Ko, MD
  • Sebaceous Neoplasms and the Muir-Torre Syndrome - Christine Ko, MD
  • Panniculitis - Leslie Robinson-Bostom, MD
  • Vascular Tumors - Omar Sangueza, MD
  • Unusual Skin Infections - Ronald Rapini, MD
  • Dermpath Helpful Tips - Ronald Rapini, MD
  • Pitfalls in Neoplastic Dermatopathology - David DiCaudo, MD
  • Granulomatous and Histiocytic Disorders of the Skin - David DiCaudo, MD
  • Advances in Evaluating Atypical Melanocytic Lesions - Dirk Elston, MD, FAAD
  • Cutaneous Signs of Systemic Diseases - Dirk Elston, MD, FAAD
  • Criteria That Discriminate - How We Make Diagnoses and How We Miss Diagnoses - Dirk Elston, MD, FAAD
  • Cutaneous Infections - Dirk Elston, MD, FAAD

Course Director

Dirk Elston, MD, FAAD

  • Professor and Chairman
  • Department of Dermatology and Dermatologic Surgery
  • Medical University of South Carolina
  • Charleston, SC

Speakers

Loren Clarke, MD

  • Vice President of Medical Affairs
  • Dermatology Unit
  • Myriad Genetics, Inc | MYGN
  • Hershey, PA

David DiCaudo, MD

  • Associate Professor of Dermatology
  • Laboratory Medicine/Pathology
  • Mayo Clinic
  • Rochester, MN

Chris Jaworsky, MD

  • Professor of Dermatology
  • Case Western Reserve University
  • Adjunct Associate Professor of Dermatology
  • University of Pennsylvania Faculty
  • MetroHealth Medical Center
  • Cleveland, OH

 

Jacqueline Junkins-Hopkins, MD

  • Dermpath Diagnostics
  • Ackerman Academy of Dermatopathology
  • New York, NY

Christine Ko, MD

  • Associate Professor of Dermatology and Pathology
  • Yale School of Medicine
  • New Haven, CT

Jennifer McNiff, MD

  • Professor, Dermatology and Pathology
  • Director, Yale Dermatopathology Laboratory
  • Yale University School of Medicine
  • New Haven, CT

Accreditation Statement

Oakstone Publishing, LLC is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Designation

Oakstone Publishing, LLC designates this enduring material for a maximum of 17.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits ™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

This activity has been registered as a Lifelong Learning (Part II) and Self-Assessment Module (SAM) to offer up to 17.5 credits in the American Board of Pathology's (ABPath) Continuing Certification program.

Updated for Re-release: June 1, 2018
Date of Original Release: November 15, 2013
Date Credits Expire: November 15, 2016

CME credit is awarded upon successful completion of a course evaluation and a post-test.

Learning Objectives

After viewing this program, the participant will be better able to:

  • Use clinicopathologic correlation effectively in the diagnosis of inflammatory skin diseases
  • Use clinicopathologic correlation effectively in the diagnosis of alopecia
  • Use immunohistochemical tools effectively in the diagnosis of melanocytic lesions and lymphoid infiltrates
  • Use precise, uniform terminology in the diagnosis of melanocytic lesions

Intended Audience

This educational activity is intended for practicing pathologists.