MGH International Skin of Color Lecture Series & Specialty Modules

February 7, 2022 to February 6, 2023

Preorder this new on-demand course launching February 7, 2022!

 

 

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 and to grow in their practice of culturally competent medicine.

In addition to the core skin of color dermatology curriculum, which teaches the foundation of the diagnosis and management of skin conditions presenting in diverse skin types, this course also offers several specialized elective modules focused on current issues such as the impact of climate change and COVID infection on the skin, and hot topics in men’s health and cosmetics in skin of color.

Pricing

MGH International Skin of Color Lecture Series:
AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™
Physicians and Doctoral-level Professionals: $445.00
Other Professionals: $345.00

Specialty Modules:
AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ per module
All Participants: $35 per module

Cancellation Policy

Refunds may be issued up two weeks after registration. An administrative fee of $25.00 will be deducted from your refund. Please email us at mghcme@mgh.harvard.edu with questions or concerns.

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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: 
  • 6.00 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 6.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

  • 6.00 Nursing Contact Hours

    Massachusetts General Laws, Chapter 13, sections 13, 14, 14A, 15 and 15D and Chapter 112, sections 74 through 81C authorize the Board of Registration in Nursing to regulate nursing practice and education.

    This program meets the requirements of the Massachusetts Board of Registration in Nursing (244 CMR 5.00) for 6.00 contact hours of nursing continuing education credit. Advance practice nurses, please note: Educational activities which meet the requirements of the ACCME (such as this activity) count towards 50% of the nursing requirement for ANCC accreditation.

  • 6.00 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.

Course opens: 
12/01/2021
Course expires: 
02/06/2023
Event starts: 
02/07/2022 - 1:00am
Event ends: 
02/06/2023 - 11:59pm
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MGH International Skin of Color Lecture Series

Week 1

Skin Cancer in Diverse Skin Types
Neera Nathan, MD, MSHS

Urgent and Emergent Rashes in Darker Skin Types
Steven Chen, MD, MPH

Week 2

Dark spots and Light Spots - Hyperpigmentation and Hypopigmentation
Sandy Tsao, MD

Vitiligo Crash Course
Pearl Grimes, MD

Week 3

Hair Disorders - Work up
Amy McMichael, MD

Hair Disorders - Management
Amy McMichael, MD

Week 4

Melasma - Work up and Management
Rashmi Sarkar, MD, FAMS

Keloid and Scars - Crash Course
Donald Glass, MD, PhD

Week 5

Pediatric Conditions 
Elena Hawryluk, MD, PhD

Week 6

Approaching Lasers and Procedures in Skin of Color
Sandy Tsao, MD

Skin care and Cosmeceuticals in Skin of Color
Susan Taylor, MD

 

Specialty Modules

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

Hot Topics in Men’s Health and Aesthetics in Skin of Color

Approaching the Aesthetic Patient in Skin of Color
Valerie Callender, MD

Mens Health Topics in Skin of Color
Dhuval Bhanusali, MD

Sunscreen Tips and Skin Care Trends Around the World 

Sunscreens Made Simple for Skin of Color
Neera Nathan, MD, MSHS

Skin Care Trends Around the World - Asia, Africa, South America and the Middle East Discussions 
Hassan Galadari, MD, FAAD
Ncoza Dlova, MD
Hae Shin Chung, MD, PhD
Evangeline Handog, FPDS, FPADSFI, FAAD
Jose Montes, MD

 

Course Director:

Shadi Kourosh, MD,MPH

Faculty:

Dhuval Bhanusali, MD

Valerie Callender, MD

Steven Chen, MD, MPH

Hae Shin Chung, MD, PhD

Ncoza Dlova, MD

Esther Freeman, MD, PhD

Hassan Galadari, MD, FAAD

Donald Glass, MD, PhD

Pearl Grimes, MD

Evangeline B. Handog, FPDS, FPADSFI, FAAD

Elena Hawryluk, MD, PhD

Amy McMichael, MD

Jose Montes, MD

Neera Nathan, MD, MSHS

Misha Rosenbach, MD

Rashmi Sarkar, MD,FAMS

Susan Taylor, MD

Sandy Tsao, MD

MGH International Skin of Color Online Series – Bonus Modules

3.00 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 3.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

3.00 Nursing Contact Hours

Massachusetts General Laws, Chapter 13, sections 13, 14, 14A, 15 and 15D and Chapter 112, sections 74 through 81C authorize the Board of Registration in Nursing to regulate nursing practice and education.

This program meets the requirements of the Massachusetts Board of Registration in Nursing (244 CMR 5.00) for 3.00 contact hours of nursing continuing education credit. Advance practice nurses, please note: Educational activities which meet the requirements of the ACCME (such as this activity) count towards 50% of the nursing requirement for ANCC accreditation.

3.00 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.

Available Credit

  • 6.00 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 6.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

  • 6.00 Nursing Contact Hours

    Massachusetts General Laws, Chapter 13, sections 13, 14, 14A, 15 and 15D and Chapter 112, sections 74 through 81C authorize the Board of Registration in Nursing to regulate nursing practice and education.

    This program meets the requirements of the Massachusetts Board of Registration in Nursing (244 CMR 5.00) for 6.00 contact hours of nursing continuing education credit. Advance practice nurses, please note: Educational activities which meet the requirements of the ACCME (such as this activity) count towards 50% of the nursing requirement for ANCC accreditation.

  • 6.00 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.

 
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