Thursday, July 6

12:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Hot Topics in Pediatric Dermatology for the Primary Pediatric Practitioner
Patricia Treadwell, Indiana University &
Albert Yan, Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia (chairs)

Sponsored by the American Academy of Pediatrics Section on Dermatology, this course focuses on timely and trending topics of interest not only to dermatologist, but also specifically to the pediatric primary care practitioner. Updates will focus on common conditions such as acne and atopic dermatitis, as well as reviews of new trends among outside jobs (contact dermatitis and factitial disease), viral vaccines, and fungal skin infections in neonates and infants.

  • The Fungus Among Us: Observations on the Management of Tinea in Children
    Bernard Cohen, Johns Hopkins University, USA
  • Acne: Breaking Out New Developments
    Leonard Kristal, Pediatric Dermatology of Long Island, USA
  • Eczema Prevention: What’s Known So Far
    Marissa Perman, Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, USA
  • Don’t Nickel and Dime Me: An Update on Important Contact Allergens in Children
    Janice Pelletier, Eastern Maine Medical Center, USA
  • Not Shots in the Dark: Vaccine Update
    Patricia Treadwell, Indiana University, USA
  • A Salt and Battery: Contemporary Self-induced Factitial Conditions among Children and Teens
    Albert Yan, Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, USA

12:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Pediatric Dermatology Research Alliance (PeDRA) at WCPD 2017

Hosted by the Pediatric Dermatology Research Alliance (PeDRA), this session will highlight a successful research network and advance collaborative research on an international level. It will showcase how PeDRA operates as a research network, lessons learned, and highlight findings from examples of already proven international collaboration under the PeDRA umbrella. Hear about the importance of collaboration — with multiple research sites, and multiple collaborations, powerful work can be accomplished to advance the field across the globe.

  • Welcome & Introduction to PeDRA
    Dawn Siegel, Medical College of Wisconsin, USA
  • Research Crossing International Borders: Successful Examples
    Dawn Siegel, Medical College of Wisconsin, USA
    • Systemic Treatment of Pediatric Atopic Dermatitis: The PeDRA TREAT Initiative
      Lawrence Eichenfield, University of California San Diego, USA
    • The PeDRA-EPPWG Study of Systemic Therapy in Pediatric Psoriasis: How a Retrospective Analysis Can Inform a Prospective Registry
      Amy Paller, Northwestern University, USA & Marieke Seyger, Radboud University Medical Center, Netherlands
    • Lessons Learned from the PeDRA Morphea Mapping Study
      Yvonne Chiu, Medical College of Wisconsin, USA & Maria Teresa Garcia Romero, National Institute of Pediatrics, Mexico
    • Cutaneous Mosaicism - Too Rare to Tackle Alone
      Veronica Kinsler, University College London, UK
  • Panel Discussion: Increasing International Collaboration in Pediatric Dermatology Research
    Yvonne Chiu, Medical College of Wisconsin, USA, Moderator
    Regina Fölster Holst, University Medical Center Schleswig-Holstein, Germany
    Daniel Hohl, MD, Lausanna University Hospital, Switzerland
    Amy Paller, Northwestern University, USA
    Dawn Siegel, Medical College of Wisconsin, USA
    John Su, Monash University, Australia
    Antonio Torrelo,
    Niño Jesús University Children's Hospital, Spain
  • PeDRA Milestones & Projects
    Dawn Siegel, Medical College of Wisconsin, USA

4:00 pm – 6:15 pm

  • Welcome & Announcements
    Anthony Mancini, Northwestern University, USA
    Albert Yan, Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, USA
    Andrea Zaenglein, Penn State/Hershey Medical Center, USA
    Antonio Torrelo, Hospital del Nino Jesus, Spain, ISPD President
  • Tribute to Arnold Oranje & Ramó​n Ruiz Maldonado
  • Announcement of Research Grants and Travel Awards
  • Hot Topics
    Derivation of an Optimized Set of Diagnostic Criteria for Atopic Dermatitis from the American Academy of Dermatology Consensus Conference Criteria
    Jeremy Udkoff, UCSD & Rady Children's Hospital
    The Ichthyoses Show IL-23/Th17 Skewing in Blood and Skin as a Rationale for Pathogenesis-Based Systemic Therapy
    Tali Czarnowicki, Mount Sinai Hospital
    Lack of Predictive Deep Phenotyping Variables in PIK3CA Mosaicism
    Satyamaanasa Polubothu, UCS GOS Institute of Child Health
  • Cutting Edge Abstracts
    Next Generation Sequencing of Sporadic Cutaneous Arteriovenous Malformations
    Lara Al-Olabi, Great Ormond St Institute of Child Health
    The Skin and Blood Profile of Early Pediatric Atopic Dermatitis Shows Th2/Th17 Skewing and Suppression of Th1 Markers
    Patrick Brunner, The Rockefeller University
    News from the World of Epidermolysis Bullosa (EB): EB Simplex Caused by KLHL24 Mutation Leads to a Characteristic Clinical Picture
    Agnes Schwieger-Briel, University Children's Hospital Zurich
  • Presentation of the AAP Section on Dermatology Alvin Jacobs Award
    2017 Recipient: Michael Smith, MD, Heritage Medical Associates, USA
    Presenter: Patricia Treadwell, MD, Indiana University
  • Pediatric Dermatology: Year in Review
    Moise Levy, MD, Dell Medical School, University of Texas, Austin, USA

6:15 pm – 8:15 pm
Sponsored by AMGEN

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