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Dermatopathology in Paris Featuring an Unrivaled Collection of Wax Dermatological Models

Original release date:
July 11, 2022
Access to this course expires on:  May 16, 2025 at 11:59 PM Pacific Time
CME 18.5

Course Description
This course will be taught by a world class faculty in one of the most historically important settings in dermatopathology, La Musée des Moulages, the dermatology wax works museum of Hôpital Saint Louis. Dynamic lectures will provide panoramic insight into relevant aspects of dermatopathology including inflammatory dermatoses, melanocytic tumors, cutaneous lymphomas, soft tissue tumors and adnexal tumors.

Target Audience
Practicing academic and community pathologists, and pathologists-in-training

Learning Objectives
Upon completion of this educational activity, learners will be able to:
  • Learn and apply diagnostic criteria for selected inflammatory dermatoses
  • Learn and apply diagnostic criteria for selected melanocytic tumors
  • Learn and apply diagnostic criteria for selected cutaneous lymphomas
  • Learn and apply diagnostic criteria for adnexal tumors
  • Utilize wax images of dermatologic diseases to visualize the extraordinary scope of dermatologic diseases
  • Understand the origins of dermatology and dermatopathology within its unique historical archive

Continuing Medical Education
The United States and Canadian Academy of Pathology is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The United States and Canadian Academy of Pathology designates this enduring material for a maximum of 18.5 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

The faculty, committee members, and staff who are in position to control the content of this activity are required to disclose to USCAP and to learners any financial relationship(s) that have occurred within the last 24 months with any commercial interest(s) whose products or services are related to the CME content. USCAP has reviewed all disclosures and mitigated all identified conflicts of interest, as applicable.

The following faculty reported no relevant financial relationships: Maxime Battistella, MD, PhD, Steven D. Billings, MD, Jaime Eduardo Calonje, MD, DipRCPath, Bernard Cribier, MD, PhD, Arnaud de le Fouchardiere, MD, PhD, Werner Kempf, MD, Daniela Massi, MD

USCAP staff associated with the development of content for this activity reported no relevant financial relationships.