Medicine Grand Rounds - Friday, January 17

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Medicine Grand Rounds - Friday, January 17

"Inpatient Dermatology – From Morphology to Management" Lindy P. Fox, MD Associate Professor of Clinical Dermatology University of California San Francisco School of Medicine

Friday, January 17, 2014
8:00am-9:00am
Auditorium E, DHMC
Intended Audience(s): Public
Categories: Free Food, Lectures & Seminars

Please join us for Medicine Grand Rounds on Friday, January 17, 2014 for the presentation titled:

 

Inpatient Dermatology – From Morphology to Management

By

Lindy P. Fox, MD

Associate Professor of Clinical Dermatology

Director of the Hospital Consultation Service

Department of Dermatology

University of California San Francisco School of Medicine

 

8:00 a.m. – 9:00 a.m.

Auditorium E, Rubin Building, Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center

 

Co-sponsored by the section of Dermatology and the Department of Medicine

Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth

 

Objectives – Participants will be able to:

  1. Recognize common dermatologic morphologies encountered in the inpatient setting
  2. Generate a working differential diagnosis of cutaneous diseases based on the presenting morphology
  3. Identify clinical clues that suggest specific diagnostic entities in inpatient dermatology

 

Lindy P. Fox, MD

Dr. Fox is an Associate Professor of Clinical Dermatology and Director of the Hospital Consultation Service in the Department of Dermatology at the University of California, San Francisco. She attended medical school at the University of Texas, Southwestern Medical School in Dallas. She completed internship training in Internal Medicine at Mount Sinai Hospital and Dermatology residency training at Columbia University Medical Center, both in New York City. Following residency and prior to joining the Department of Dermatology at UCSF, Dr. Fox served one year as junior faculty in the Yale University Department of Dermatology.

Dr. Fox has a faculty practice at UCSF and manages the inpatient dermatology consults at Moffitt-Long and Mount Zion hospitals. Her clinical interests focus on the diagnosis and management of complex dermatologic conditions, especially skin signs of systemic disease, cutaneous disorders in the immunocompromised patient, and severe cutaneous reactions to medications. Her academic interests include dermatology resident education; dermatology education of internal medicine residents; impacting the management of and providing continuity of care for hospitalized patients with skin conditions; and recognition, documentation, and definition of emerging patterns of skin diseases or new associations of known skin diseases.

Dr. Fox is a past recipient of the Dermatology Foundation Medical Dermatology Career Development Award, was a 2007 Nominee for the Kaiser Teaching Award for Excellence in Teaching at UCSF, received an Award for Excellence in Direct Teaching in 2007 from the UCSF Academy of Medical Educators, and was awarded Teacher of the Year by the UCSF Department of Dermatology in 2010.

 

Lindy P. Fox, MD has stated that she has no financial interests or arrangements in association with this presentation.

 

Please join the Department of Medicine in welcoming Dr. Lindy Fox to Medicine Grand Rounds.

 

If you are unable to attend and would like to either view Grand Rounds live on your computer or if you would like to view it another time, please use this link.

http://med.dartmouth-hitchcock.org/education/dept_medicine_grand_rounds_live.html

 

 

 

For more information, contact:
Lara Judd
603-650-6722

Events are free and open to the public unless otherwise noted.