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F062 - Hot Topics in Global Dermatology

Saturday, March 2; 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Learning Objectives

Following this course, the attendee should be able to:

  • Identify the agencies that have dermatologic global health projects and initiatives
  • Recognize global health challenges in the filed of dermatology
  • Identify projects and agencies that fit best with individual objectives of audience members


This year's forum will introduce the audience to key agencies through the US and the world that host dermatologic initiatives. By presenting the various viewpoints of each agency, an audience member will be exposed to the hot topics and challenges in global dermatology and will be able to match his/her interests with those of the presenters' interests and their association's agendas. This forum is meant to spur ideas in dermatologists of all age groups whose interests are broad and international.


  • Freeman, Esther Ellen, MD, PhD: no financial relationships exist with commercial interests.
  • Fuller, Claire, MD: L'Oreal UK & Ireland – E(S);
  • Kilmarx, Peter: no financial relationships exist with commercial interests.
  • Maurer, Toby A., MD: no financial relationships exist with commercial interests.
Saturday, March 2
1:00 PM
Dr. Maurer / Intro - Clinical and Research Careers in Global Dermatology
1:30 PM
Kilmarx / Research Careers in Global Dermatology-Fogarty, NIH and CDC
2:00 PM
Dr. Freeman / Journey to the K award from a real life awardee
2:20 PM
Dr. Fuller / Careers in Global Derm from the WHO perspective
2:40 PM
All faculty / Panel Discussion and Audience questions
Event Details
  • Date
    Saturday, March 2
  • Time
    1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
  • Location
    Room 103A
  • CME Credits
  • Type
  • Toby A. Maurer, MD, FAAD
  • Claire Fuller, MD
  • Esther Ellen Freeman, MD, PhD, FAAD
  • Peter Kilmarx