Pediatric DERMES: Dermatology Equity through Remote, Management, Education and Study


Event Details

This event is running from 19 January 2023 until 23 February 2023. It is next occurring on February 9, 2023 12:30 pm


About the Event

Key Speaker: Dr. Wingfield Rehmus

Dr. Rehmus is a Clinical Associate Professor of Pediatrics and the head of the Division of Dermatology at BC Children’s Hospital. She is passionate about improving skincare in remote and under-resourced areas.

Free weekly virtual interactive sessions every Thursday from Jan 19 to Feb 23, 2023. Each session will include a short didactic presentation and cases submitted by dermatology and pediatric colleagues in BC. Get feedback on challenging cases, learn tips for addressing pediatric dermatological issues, and gain the confidence to successfully manage atopic dermatitis, acne, viral infections, bacterial infections and infestations, and birthmarks.

Please note that this education is designed for rural health care providers in British Columbia and funded by the Joint Standing Committee on Rural Issues. Questions and cases relating to rural practice will be prioritized.

WEEKLY TOPICS:

Jan 19 – Introduction to Dermatology

Jan 26 – Hair and Nails

Feb 2 – Light and Dark Spots

Feb 9 – Red and Scaly

Feb 16 – Blisters and Pustules

Feb 23 – Fever and Rash

Click here to learn more & register.