Department of Medicine Grand Rounds

Wednesday, August 9, 2017 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Event Location Notes: 

UAHS 5403 and Banner-UMC-SC 3030

TOPIC: Clinical Pearls in Diagnosis and Management of Atopic Dermatitis
SPEAKER: Dr. Vivian Shi

Dr. Vivian Shi is an assistant professor of medicine in the division of dermatology at UA. She is a board certified dermatologist and a fellow of the American Academy of Dermatology. Dr. Shi received her undergraduate degree in Physiological Sciences at UCLA and her medical degree at the University of Illinois at Chicago where she also completed a fellowship in the Skin Immunology Laboratory studying the role of immune dysregulation, angiogenesis and lymphangiogensis in atopic dermatitis. She then completed her internal medicine internship at the University of Chicago followed by a dermatology residency at the University of California, Davis where she also served as chief resident. Currently, she oversees the Eczema and Skin Barrier Research Program, and directs the Eczema Specialty Clinic as well as the Follicular Disorder Clinic. Her clinical and research interests focus around repairing the defects in skin's natural protective barrier and integrative approach to dermatologic managements.

The University of Arizona College of Medicine - Tucson is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.  The University of Arizona College of Medicine - Tucson designates this live activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s) ™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

All Faculty, CME Planning Committee Members, and CME Office Reviewers have disclosed that they have no financial relationships with commercial interests that would constitute a conflict of interest concerning this CME activity.

Learning Objectives:

1.Diagnose a variety of internal medicine illnesses

2.Understand more clearly advances in therapy

3.Become truly professional physicians

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