Main Program – April 4 - 7, 2013


Thursday, April 4, 2013

6:30 am - 6:30 pm Registration Open
7:30 am - 4:30 pm Pre-Convention Workshops/NP Forum
8:00 am - 6:00 pm Registration for All Attendees
Noon - 1:30 pm Pre-Convention Workshop/NP Forum Symposium Luncheon
Supported by Legally Mine
4:30 pm - 5:00 pm First Timer's Orientation
5:00 pm – 5:30 pm Opening Ceremony/President's Message
Trudy Adamson, MSN, RN, DNC
2012-2013 DNA President
5:30 pm - 6:45 pm Keynote Address: (1.25 contact hours)
Rick Guidotti
Positive Exposure
6:45 pm - 8:45 pm Grand Opening of Exhibits and Reception
8:45 pm - 10:00 pm President's Reception
(Supported by Garnier)

Track Color Key

Pediatric Dermatology

Cosmetic Dermatology

Wound Management

Professional Practice

Medical Dermatology

Dermatology Surgery

Cutaneous Oncology


Friday, April 5, 2013

6:30 am - 5:00 pm Registration Open
8:00 am - 9:00 am – Concurrent Sessions - (1.0 contact hour)

101: Common Pediatric Skin  Eruptions
Megha Tollefson, MD


102: Wound Dressings - "What's New and What's the Same"
Edna Atwater, RN, BSN


103: Skin Toxicity from Anti-Neoplastic Therapies*
Nicole LeBoeuf, MD


104: Common Skin Cancer Diagnoses & Treatment
Elizabeth McBurney, MD



9:00 am - 10:00 am – Concurrent Sessions - (1.0 contact hour)

105: Infantile Haemangioma - Reassessing the New Frontier
Michelle Lee, RN, BSN


106: Dressing Difficult Wounds*
Cindy Scheiner, RN, CWOCN, BSN


107: Five Most Common Diagnosis in a Derm Office - A Case Study Approach
Andrea Murina, MD


108: Cutaneous Manifestations of Collagen Vascular Diseases
Erin Boh, MD, PhD


10:00 am – 11:30 am Exhibit Hall Open – Poster Session
11:15 am – 12:30 pm Exhibit Hall Open - NP's Only
11:30 am – 12:30 pm – Concurrent Sessions (1.0 contact hour)

109: Inflammatory Disorders*
Adelaide Hebert, MD


110: Facial Rejuvenation (Fillers/Botox vs Surgical Intervention)
Mohamed Amir Mrad, MD, MBA, FRCSC


111: I Don't Have Phototherapy in Our Office
Cynthia Heaton, RN, BSN


112: Advocacy 101
Ilisa Halpren Paul, MPH
Jodie Curtis


12:30 pm – 1:15 pm Networking Lunch
1:00 pm - 2:15 pm

Robin Weber 3rd Annual Immunology Symposium - (1.25 contact hours)
113: Using the Immune System to Cure Cancer*

Dr. Michael Wong, MD, PhD
Krista Rubin, RN, MS, FNP-BC

2:30 pm – 3:30 pm – Concurrent Sessions - (1.0 contact hour)

114:The Handbook of Dermatology Surgery- Seven Steps to Success!!
Leslie Plauntz, RN, BA, DNC


115: Pain: The Basics of Analgesia and Relevance to Dermatology
Aubrianne Denise Lasuzzo, FNP-BC, BSN, MSN


116: Periocular Lesion*
Jonel Lindsey Gomez, MSN, ARNP, FNP-BC, GNP-BC


117: How To's of a Skin Cancer Examination
Krista Rubin, RN, MS, FNP-BC


3:45 pm – 4:45 pm – Concurrent Sessions - (1.0 contact hour)

118: Lasers - Fraxel/Common & Uncommon Uses for Laser
Nina MacDonald, RN, BScN, DNC


119: Anti-Aging Skin Care*
Patricia Farris, MD  


120: Hair Loss in Children: Focus on Alopecia Areata
Nicole E. Rogers, MD, FAAD


121: Non-Verbal Communication
Mindy Hadjis


4:45 pm - 6:30 pm Exhibits & Posters
5:45 pm - 8:00 pm Product Theaters
8:00 pm - 10:00 pm Welcome Celebration
(Supported by Galderma)

Track Color Key

Pediatric Dermatology

Cosmetic Dermatology

Wound Management

Professional Practice

Medical Dermatology

Dermatology Surgery

Cutaneous Oncology


Saturday, April 6, 2013

6:30 am – 5:00 pm Registration Open
7:00 am - 8:30 am JDNA "Writers Workshop"
Have you ever considered writing for JDNA but don’t know how to get started? Would you like feedback on a manuscript you have started or are too shy to submit? The editor and editorial board of JDNA invite both new and experienced authors to join them for breakfast on Saturday, April 6th. Bring your manuscript and enjoy the opportunity to receive instant feedback, encouragement and advice! Class size is limited to the first 50 attendees who register online. We welcome beginners!
8:00 am - 10:00 am Exhibit Hall Open - Poster Session
9:00 am - 10:00 am 201: Dermatitis: Can You Manage It without Patch Testing?  - (1.0 contact hours)
James Yiannias, MD
10:00 am - 11:00 am 202: The Art of Patch Testing - (1.0 contact hour)
Nidhi Singh, RN, BSN
11:00 am - Noon 203: Contact Allergen Replacement Database
- (1.0 contact hour)
James Yiannias, MD
10:00 am – 11:00 am – Concurrent Sessions - (1.0 contact hour)

204: Genetic Skin Diseases*
Megha Tollefson, MD    


205: Scars: Prediction, Prevention, and Pearls
Naveed Bouzari, MD


206: Cutaneous Manifestations of Connective Tissue Diseases
Erin Boh, MD, PhD


207: Teamwork Across the Generations
Mindy Hadjis

11:00 am – Noon – Concurrent Sessions - (1.0 contact hour)

208: Body Resculpturing: What Works and What Doesn't*
Marylyn Hagerty, PhD, FNP-BC



209: Basal Cell Carcinoma: NCCA Treatment Guidelines*
Naveed Bouzari, MD




210: Chronic Graft-Versus-Host Disease: Novel Treatments and Future Directions
Nicole LeBoeuf, MD     



211: Three Necessities for Effectively
Presenting Your Research

Catherine McMillan, BSc, MSc, CCRP



Noon – 1:45 pm Business Meeting & Awards Luncheon
(Supported by Amgen)
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm Plenary Session - (1.0 contact hour)
212: The Impact of EHRs on Medical Liability    

Chad Brouillard, Esq
3:00 pm – 4:00 pm – Concurrent Sessions - (1.0 contact hour)

213: Body Dysmorphic Disorder in the Dermatology Setting*
Adrian Dobrescu, MD



214: Dermostomy: What Dermatology and Ostomies Have in Common
Virginia Hanchett, FNP, DCNP, WOCN

215: Cutaneous Disorders Common in the Veteran Population
Lakshi Aldredge, MSN, ANP-BC


216: Uncommon Skin Cancers: What You Need to Know!
Richard Eisen, MD


4:00 pm – 5:00 pm – Concurrent Sessions - (1.0 contact hour)

217: Pediatric Dermatology A to Z
Daniela Kroshinsky, MD, MPH


218: Lower Extremity Arterial & Venous Ulcers 
Janet Davis, MSN, RN, GNP, CWOCN


219: Melanoma: 2013 and Beyond*
Krista Rubin, RN, MS, FNP - BC



220: High-Risk Cutaneous Squamous Cell Carcinoma*
Oliver Wisco, DO, FAAD


5:15 pm - 6:45 pm Sun Protective Fashion Show                                    

Sunday, April 7, 2013

7:00 am – 8:00 am
Healthcare Reform Breakfast
The Healthcare Environment                                  
Joan Houska, Healthcare Policy & Advocacy Director
An overview of the rapidly changing policy landscape will be addressed and discussion will include key trends and drivers behind the acceleration to new models of healthcare delivery and how stakeholders will be affected.
7:00 am – 11:00 am Registration Open
8:00 am – Noon

Certification Exam

Plenary Session - (2.0 contact hours)
8:00 am - 9:00  am 301: Mobile Sun Protection: Development of the Solar Cell Smart Phone App
David Buller, PhD
Mary Klein Buller
9:00 am - 10:00 am 302: Healthcare Evolution and the Impact of ACO's (Accountable Care Organizations) on Dermatology
Oliver Wisco, DO, FAAD

10:00 am - Noon   Updates in Dermatology - (2.0 contact hours)
                            303: Bite Size Learning on a Menu of Topics:

                               CTCL - What's New
                               Melanoma Updates
                               Legislative Update
                               Infectious Disease- Do I Need to be Afraid?
                               JDNA- Most Popular Articles of 2012
                               New Insights into Skin Barrier Therapies for Treatment and Prevention of Atopic Dermatitis
                               New Diagnostic Tools

*Sessions within the program will be submitted to the AANP for continuing education and pharmacology credit.
Program subject to change.
Not all tracks are offered during each concurrent session time slot.

Online Registration