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F025 - Role of Dermatologist in Management of Skin Disease in Solid Organ Transplant Recipients

Friday, March 1; 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Learning Objectives

Following this course, the attendee should be able to:

  • Discuss skin cancer prevention methods, skin screening guidelines and the use of imaging techniques in organ transplant recipients.
  • Describe the use of non surgical and field therapy, as well as evolving systemic treatments for skin cancer.
  • Identify common nail and skin disease in transplant patients.


This session highlights the management of various skin disease and skin cancer in organ transplant recipients and is targeted towards the general dermatologist as well as anyone involved in the care of transplant patients. Skin cancer prevention, skin screening guidelines, non invasive imaging, as well as treatment options with field therapies, and evolving systemic therapies will be presented.


  • Colegio, Oscar, MD, PhD: no financial relationships exist with commercial interests.
  • Curiel-Lewandrowski, Clara N., MD: Amgen – I(Grants/Research Funding);
  • Haedersdal, Merete, MD, PhD: Cynosure – I(EQ); Leo Pharma A/S – I(Grants/Research Funding); Lutronics, Inc. – I(Grants/Research Funding); Novoxel – I(Grants/Research Funding); PerfAction – I(EQ); Procter & Gamble Company – C(Grants/Research Funding); Sebacia, Inc. – I(Grants/Research Funding);
  • Hanlon, Allison, MD, PhD: no financial relationships exist with commercial interests.
  • Knackstedt, Thomas Joachim, MD: no financial relationships exist with commercial interests.
  • Krunic, Aleksandar L. J., MD, PhD: no financial relationships exist with commercial interests.
  • Paragh, Gyorgy, MD, PhD: ADC Therapeutics – C(NC); Buffalo BioLabs, LLC – C(NC); Cleveland Bio Labs – C(Grants/Research Funding); Iovance Biotherapeutics – C(H); Merck & Co., Inc – I(Grants/Research Funding);
  • Samie, Faramarz H., MD: no financial relationships exist with commercial interests.
  • Somani, Ally-Khan, MD, PhD: Aviragen Therapeutics Inc. – C(Fees); Castle Biosciences, Inc – I(Grants/Research Funding); Cook Biotech Inc. – A(Fees);
  • Zeitouni, Nathalie C., MD: Biofrontera AG – A(H), I(Grants/Research Funding); Genentech, Inc. – SP(H); MiMedx Group, Inc – C(H); Sanofi/Regeneron – A(H), SP(H); Solgenix, Inc. – I(Grants/Research Funding); Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd. – A(H), I(Grants/Research Funding);
Friday, March 1
1:00 PM
Dr. Zeitouni / Welcome and Introduction
1:10 PM
Dr. Somani / Skin Cancer Screening updates, working with your transplant team
1:22 PM
Dr. Curiel-Lewandrowski / The use of non invasive imaging techniques and methods
1:34 PM
Dr. Knackstedt / Skin Cancer prevention, chemoprevention, modifying immunosuppression
1:46 PM
Dr. Hanlon / Topical and intralesional therapies
1:58 PM
Dr. Haedersdal / Photodynamic therapy, laser assisted, daylight and use in prevention
2:10 PM
Dr. Paragh / Melanoma management updates
2:22 PM
Dr. Samie / Evolving systemic therapies for advanced cSCC
2:34 PM
Dr. Krunic / Nail disease and nail surgery
2:46 PM
Dr. Colegio / Common and unusual skin disease
Event Details
  • Date
    Friday, March 1
  • Time
    1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
  • Location
    Room 201
  • CME Credits
  • Type
  • Nathalie C. Zeitouni, MD, FAAD
  • Aleksandar L. J. Krunic, MD, PhD, FAAD
  • Allison Hanlon, MD, PhD, FAAD
  • Ally-Khan Somani, MD, PhD, FAAD
  • Clara N. Curiel-Lewandrowski, MD, FAAD
  • Faramarz H. Samie, MD, FAAD
  • Gyorgy Paragh, MD, PhD, FAAD
  • Merete Haedersdal, MD, PhD
  • Oscar Colegio, MD, PhD, FAAD
  • Thomas Joachim Knackstedt, MD, FAAD