DERM2023 NP/PA CME CONFERENCE – August 3-6, 2023


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Associate Dean for Clinical Research, Director of Clinical Research, Southern California Clinical and Translational Science Institute (SC CTSI), Vice Chair, Director, Clinical Trials and Outcomes Research, Director, Psoriasis Program, Department of Dermatology Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA

Hilary Baldwin, MD, FAAD

Medical Director of the Acne Treatment & Research Center, Morristown, NJ


Boswell Dermatology, Boswell Dermatology Surgery Center, Derm Boot Camp, Fresno, CA

Wendy Cantrell, DNP, CRNP

Village Dermatology, Birmingham, AL


Atlanta North Dermatology, Woodstock, GA

Suneel Chilukuri, MD, FAAD, FACMS

Director of Cosmetic Surgery, Refresh Dermatology, Chief of Dermatology & Dermatologic Surgery, Houston, TX

David Cohen, MD, MPH, FAAD

Charles C. and Dorothea E. Harris Professor of Dermatology, Ronald O. Perelman Department of Dermatology, Vice Chair for Clinical Affairs, Director of Occupational Environmental and Allergic Dermatology, New York University, New York, NY

Adam Friedman, MD, FAAD

Professor and Chair of Dermatology, Residency Program Director, Director of Translational Research, Director of Supportive Oncodermatology, Department of Dermatology, George Washington School of Medicine and Health Sciences, Washington, DC

Brad Glick, DO, MPH, FAAD

Glick Skin Institute in Margate and Wellington, FL, Assistant Clinical Professor of Dermatology, Herbert Wertheim College of Medicine at Florida International University, Dermatology Residency Program Director, Larkin Palm Springs Hospital, Miami, FL

Kara S. Gooding, MMS, PA-C

Center for Dermatology and Plastic Surgery, Chandler, AZ

Joseph Gorelick, MSN, FNP-C

DEF Founder, California Skin Institute, San Jose-Los Gatos, CA

Steve Hawkes, MMS, PA-C

Vivida Dermatology, Las Vegas, NV

Jayme M. Heim, MSN, FNP-BC

West Michigan Dermatology, Grandville and Holland, MI

Michelle Hure, MD, FAAD

Assistant Clinical Professor, University of California, Irvine, Founder, President & CEO, SkinLab, San Juan Capistrano, CA

Sandri Johnson, FNP-BC

Midtown Dermatology, Rocky Mount, NC

George Keough, MD, FAAD

Knoxville Dermatology Group, Knoxville, TN

Nellie Konnikov, MD, FAAD

President, International Society of Dermatology (ISD), Clinical Professor of Dermatology, Boston University School of Medicine, Chief of Dermatology at VA Boston Healthcare System, Boston, MA

Kristine J. Kucera, PA-C, MPAS, DHS

Assistant Clinical Professor, University of Texas Southwestern, Medical Center PA Program, Dallas, TX

Gilly Munavalli, MD, MHS, FAAD, FACMS

Medical Director and Founder, Dermatology Laser & Vein Specialists of the Carolinas, Charlotte, NC, Assistant Professor of Dermatology, Wake Forest School of Medicine, Charlotte, NC, Clinical Assistant Professor, Department of Medicine, University of North Carolina, School of Medicine, Carolina Medical Center, Winston Salem, NC

Andrea Nguyen, PA-C, MPAS

Physician Associate, Ageless Beauty Center, Irvine, CA

Leigh Ann Pansch, MSN, FNP-BC, DCNP

Dermatologists of Central States, Cincinnati, OH

Theodore Rosen, MD, FAAD

Professor of Dermatology, Baylor College of Medicine, Chief of Dermatology Service at Michael DeBakey Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Houston, TX

Linda Stein Gold, MD, FAAD

Director of Dermatology, Clinical Research and Division Head of Dermatology, Henry Ford Health System, Detroit and West Bloomfield, MI

Darren West, MPAS, PA

Scottsdale Dermatology, Scottsdale, AZ

Henry Yu, PA-C

West Derm Center, Bronx, NY