August 8th 2023
From bug bites to poison ivy, the skin can be exposed to a large spectrum of trouble while patients spend extended time outside.
July 12th 2023
The American Skin Association estimated that 50 million Americans are exposed to urushiol yearly, the most common contact allergen in the US.
July 11th 2023
Click here to answer this week's HS poll.
July 10th 2023
Bush revealed what she is looking forward to in the coming year and the goals she wants to accomplish.
June 24th 2023
Melodie Young, MSN, ANP-c, shares pearls on why prioritizing skin checks during Psoriasis Action Month in August is critical.
Atopic Dermatitis in Skin of Color
A breakfast product theater at the 3rd Annual Society of Dermatology Nurse Practitioners Symposium, sponsored by Sanofi and Regeneron Pharmaceuticals, dove into the different manifestation of atopic dermatitis in skin of color and how to better recognize the disease in this patient population.
Pediatric Dermatology: Psoriasis, Acne, and Special Cases
In the world of pediatric dermatology, many skin conditions can have parents concerned about their children’s condition. Lisa Swanson, MD, explains how to better address their questions at the 3rd Annual Society of Dermatology Nurse Practitioners Symposium.
NP Review: Clinical Implications of Atopic Dermatitis
In this video interview, Andrew Blauvelt, MD, MBA, dives into the current state of atopic dermatitis treatment from his talk presented at the Annual Society of Dermatology Nurse Practitioners Symposium, held April 22-23, in Nashville, Tennessee.
What’s Hot: Drug Pipeline, Mounting Specialty Demand
At the opening session of the Society of Dermatology Nurse Practitioners Annual Symposium, Kathleen Haycraft, DNP, FNP-BC, DCNP, FAANP, delved into the revolutionary and evolutionary advances shaping dermatology in 2022.
Atopic Dermatitis: Early Life Interventions
In her presentation at the 3rd Annual Society of Dermatology Nurse Practitioners Symposium, Lisa Swanson, MD, discussed the important updates in pediatric dermatology, including early life interventions, food allergies, and more.
Key Insights for Dermatology Nurse Practitioners
At the opening session of the Society of Dermatology Nurse Practitioners Annual Symposium, Kathleen Haycraft, DNP, FNP-BC, DCNP, FAANP, shared insights into the state of the profession and what’s ahead.
NP Review: Clinical Implications of Psoriasis
In this video interview, Andrew Blauvelt, MD, MBA, dermatologist and clinical researcher at the Oregon Medical Research Center, highlights his key takeaways from his presentation at the Annual Society of Dermatology Nurse Practitioners Symposium, held April 22-23, in Nashville, Tennessee.
NPs Granted Full Practice Authority in New York
New York becomes 25th state to grant nurse practitioners full practice authority
Virtual Nurse Education in the Treatment, Management of Patients with AD
An abstract presentation at the current Revolutionizing Atopic Dermatitis Conference highlighted using web-based education on AD for nursing students and RNs.
PAs Play Role in Increased Accessibility to Dermatologic Care
Renata Block, MMS, PA-C, president of the Society of Dermatology Physician Assistants (PAs) talked with Dermatology Times® at the American Academy of Dermatology 2022 Annual Meeting about the broadening opportunities for these advanced health care providers to help fill the demand gap for treatment of skin and hair disorders as well as aesthetic services.
What nurse practitioners should know about diversity, equity, and inclusion
Learning vocabulary to advocate for equity, and provide actionable tools for nurse practitioners to confront and dismantle health disparities was this keynote speaker's topic at the 43rd National Conference on Pediatric Health Care in Dallas, Texas.
What's Trending in Skin Care? February 2022
Each month, Dermatology Times® features a roundup of products trending in skin care. Click here to find out what products are trending for the month of February.
Study: Perceptions Rank Favorably for AI Use in Dermatology Practices
As artificial intelligence use grows in the field of dermatology, and the potential of it getting integrated into the clinical practice becomes a reality, many may wonder how dermatologists feel about this advancement.
Poster Aims to Show Improvement in Resident Billing
Resident billing can have huge financial implications on academic institutions. A poster from the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai aimed to assess new medical coding lectures and a modified note template at Winter Clinical Dermatology Conference.
Meet the Aesthetic Expert with Dr. Will Kirby: Emily Kaye Perbellini, MSN, FNP-C
In this month’s “Meet the Aesthetic Expert” column, Will Kirby, DO, FAOCD, talks with Emily Kaye Perbellini, MSN, FNP-Ca, board-certified family nurse practitioner specializing in aesthetic dermatology. They discuss how to avoid burnout, challenging patient populations, and the role allied healthcare professionals in aesthetics.
Dealing With Difficult Patients
Experts discuss their tips for dealing with difficult patients, including those who refuse to pay, badmouth colleagues, and even cause a scene in the waiting room.
Pairing the Right Psoriasis Drug with the Right Patient
In a video for Dermatology Times®, Mark Lebwohl, MD, details how to match patients with the right psoriasis treatment for their specific needs.
10 Tips for Better Patient Care with Mark Lebwohl, MD
In a video for Dermatology Times®, Mark Lebwohl, MD, discloses the tips he and other physicians gave to nurse practitioners and physicians assistants to better care for patients.
Top Tips for Taking Better Care of Patients
Experts put forth their top pearls to help better take care of patients. Here’s what they said.
An Introduction to 2021 PA&NP Fall Clinical Dermatology Conference
In this video interview, Mark Lebwohl, MD, explains the need and demand for the 2021 NP&PA Fall Clinical Dermatology Conference.
What’s Coming at the 2021 PA&NP Fall Clinical Dermatology Conference
From November 12 to 14 in Orlando, Florida, the 2021 PA&NP Fall Clinical Dermatology conference will be offering a multitude of informative sessions to educate the dermatology world.
Grand Rounds in Dermatology: Maui Derm NP+PA Fall 2021
In a grand rounds presentation at the Maui Derm NP+PA Fall 2021 conference, Seemal Desai, MD, FAAD, Raegan Hunt, MD, PhD, Ted Rosen, MD, and Matthew J. Zirwas, MD, discussed some of their challenging cases.
Management of Scarring Alopecia
In his presentation at Maui Derm NP+PA Fall 2021, Jerry Shapiro, MD, FAAD, shared his treatment protocols for lupus erythematosus, lichen planopilaris, folliculitis decalvans, and dissecting cellulitis.
Improve Allergen Diagnosis for Eczema, Contact Dermatitis
Learning to identify some well-disguised drivers of eczema and contact dermatitis can speed patients toward clear or almost clear, according to a presentation at Maui Derm NP+PA Fall 2021.
Latest on Infectious Disease at Maui Derm
Ted Rosen, MD, and Sheila Fallon Friedlander, MD, discuss infectious disease updates at the virtual Maui Derm NP+PA Fall 2021 conference.
Psoriasis Updates: Comparing IL-23 and IL-17 Inhibitors, TNF Blockers
Factors include extent of disease, the latest findings on agents’ efficacy, and even patient weight.
SCC and BCC Updates from Maui Derm NP+PA Fall
At Maui Derm NP+PA Fall 2021, George Martin, MD, discussed his opinion on best treatment options for SCC in situ and cutaneous SCC at high risk for metastasis along with BCC that require special considerations.
What Patients Need to Know About New JAK Topical Inhibitor
Patients with mild to moderate AD have a new topical treatment option, but physicians will need to prepare for some focused conversations about safety.
Latest News on Atopic Dermatitis in Children
At Maui Derm NP+PA Fall 2021, Vikash S. Oza, MD, and Matthew J. Zirwas, MD, discuss the current Rx and Dx of atopic dermatitis in children.
AK Overview: Current Guidelines and Emerging Therapies
A review of the American Academy of Dermatology guidelines and current treatment improvements for actinic keratosis were discussed during a presentation at Maui Derm NP+PA Fall 2021.
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