The Impacts of COVID19 and Climate Change on the Skin

February 7, 2022 to February 6, 2023

The Impacts of COVID19 and Climate Change on the Skin

Covid-Related Skin Conditions in Skin of Color 
Esther Freeman, MD, PhD

Climate Change Impact on Skin of Color and vulnerable populations
Misha Rosenbach, MD

Target Audience

This course is intended for dermatologists as well as healthcare providers of all backgrounds and specialties seeking to improve their diagnosis and management of skin conditions in diverse skin types as well as grow in their practice of culturally competent medicine.

Learning Objectives

By the end of this program, participants will be able to:

  • Identify basic dermatology problems, both the common and the acute/dangerous that are emergencies in diverse skin types
  • Discuss environmental and genetic risk factors for the most common type of skin cancers (basal cell carcinoma, squamous cell carcinoma, and melanoma) for patients of diverse skin types and backgrounds
  • Identify and properly diagnose common hair loss conditions, including those more common in patients of various hair types and backgrounds, and avoid misdiagnoses.
  • Manage basic dermatology problems in patients with darker skin types in their own practices and know when to refer to a specialist.
  • Manage basic dermatology problems in patients of diverse skin types and backgrounds in a culturally competent way
  • Develop a standardized approach to hair loss evaluation and workup in the cultural context and practices relevant to patients of diverse backgrounds
  • Understand the trends of skin conditions and practices in different countries of the world and how to be sensitive to the cultural context of patients from these countries in managing their skin conditions
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™

    This activity 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 McLean Hospital and Massachusetts General Hospital. McLean Hospital is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

    McLean Hospital designates this Live activity for a maximum of 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

  • 1.00 Participation

    This course allows other providers to claim a Participation Certificate upon successful completion of this course.

    Participation Certificates will specify the title, location, type of activity, date of activity, and number of AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ associated with the activity. Providers should check with their regulatory agencies to determine ways in which AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ may or may not fulfill continuing education requirements. Providers should also consider saving copies of brochures, agenda, and other supporting documents.

  • 1.00 Psychologists CE Credit

    The Massachusetts General Hospital Department of Psychiatry is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. The Massachusetts General Hospital Department of Psychiatry maintains responsibility for this program and its content.

    This offering meets the criteria for 1.00 Continuing Education (CE) credits per presentation for psychologists.

Course opens: 
12/01/2021
Course expires: 
02/06/2023
Event starts: 
02/07/2022 - 1:00am
Event ends: 
02/06/2023 - 11:59pm
Cost:
$35.00
Rating: 
0

Available Credit

  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™

    This activity 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 McLean Hospital and Massachusetts General Hospital. McLean Hospital is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

    McLean Hospital designates this Live activity for a maximum of 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

  • 1.00 Participation

    This course allows other providers to claim a Participation Certificate upon successful completion of this course.

    Participation Certificates will specify the title, location, type of activity, date of activity, and number of AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ associated with the activity. Providers should check with their regulatory agencies to determine ways in which AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ may or may not fulfill continuing education requirements. Providers should also consider saving copies of brochures, agenda, and other supporting documents.

  • 1.00 Psychologists CE Credit

    The Massachusetts General Hospital Department of Psychiatry is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. The Massachusetts General Hospital Department of Psychiatry maintains responsibility for this program and its content.

    This offering meets the criteria for 1.00 Continuing Education (CE) credits per presentation for psychologists.

Price

Cost:
$35.00
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