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UConn Dermatology Grand Rounds

Wednesday, August 2, 2017
8:00am – 12:00pm

UConn Health
21 South Road, 2nd Floor, Farmington

DERMATOLOGY GRAND ROUNDS

“New Findings in Tuberous Sclerosis Complex”

Provided by University of Connecticut School of Medicine Office of Community and Continuing Medical Education and the Department of Dermatology

Speaker: Thomas Darling, MD, PhD – Chair & Professor - Department of Dermatology at the Uniformed Services University of Health Sciences in Bethesda, MD Date: Wednesday, August 2, 2017 Time: Lecture: 8am – 9:30am, Patient viewing: 9:30am - 12pm Location: University of Connecticut Health Center, Dermatology Department, 21 South Road, 2nd Floor, Conference Room

Target Audience: UCHC dermatologists and dermatology residents. All other podiatrists, nurses, nurse practitioners, residents, students, and greater Hartford dermatologists are encouraged to attend.

Objectives: Participants will (be able to):

a. Recite the evidence or expert opinion associated with cutaneous findings of tuberous sclerosis complex. b. Identify new therapies for the cutaneous manifestations of TSC that are based on an understanding of the molecular basis of the disease. Describe one or more strategies for confirming the diagnosis of TSC.

Accreditation: The University of Connecticut School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The University of Connecticut School of Medicine designates this live educational activity for a maximum of 4 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Conflict of Interest Policy: All faculty members participating in CME activities provided by the University of Connecticut School of Medicine are required to disclose to the program audience any actual or apparent conflict of interest related to the content of their presentations. Program planners have an obligation to resolve any actual conflicts of interest and share with the audience any safeguards put in place to prevent commercial bias from influencing the content.

The activity director, planning committee members, nor the speaker, Dr. Darling, have a financial interest/arrangement or affiliation with any organizations that could be perceived as a real or apparent conflict of interest in the context of the subject of this presentation.

Dr. Darling will be discussing the off-labeled use of: topical sirolimus for treatment of tuberous sclerosis angiofibromas.

This CME activity has no commercial support associated with it.

Evaluations: Participants are required to complete an electronic evaluation in order to obtain CME Credits. An email from http://MyEvaluation.com with instructions will be sent to participants. Please complete the evaluation within one week of receiving the email. If you do not receive an evaluation assignment from http://MyEvaluations.com within 10 business days of this activity, please contact the Department that hosted

Contact:

Christina Iwanik, 860-679-6759

Continuing Medical Education (primary), UConn Master Calendar

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