Founded in 1948, the Pacific Dermatologic Association’s mission is to offer high-quality continuing education opportunities to dermatologists practicing in the Western US, Canada, Mexico and Pacific Rim countries.

The association is committed to helping develop the next generation of dermatologists and improve the overall quality of patient care. Within our membership, there are both established, experienced thought-leaders in the field as well as younger up-and-coming clinicians and researchers.

Spring Training: Medical Therapeutics in Dermatology





Medical dermatology is alive and well and more exciting than ever. As our understanding of the etiologies underlying the various skin diseases evolves, so does the array of available therapeutic options. Please join us to hear what leaders in the field medial dermatology have to share about their area of expertise. The program will be structured to encourage maximum attendee interaction with invited faculty, including lively Q & A panel discussions and luncheon roundtables.


Ted Rosen, MD, Baylor College of Medicine
Hensin Tsao, MD, Harvard Cancer Center
Kanade Shinkai, MD, UCSF
Paradi Mirmirani, MD, Kaiser Permanente/UCSF
April Armstrong, MD, University of Colorado - Denver
Catalina Matiz, MD, UCSD

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