This course is intended for dermatologists as well as healthcare providers of all backgrounds and specialties seeking to improve their diagnosis and management of skin conditions in diverse skin types and to grow in their practice of culturally competent medicine.

6.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
6.00 Nursing Contact Hours
6.00 Participation

International Skin of Color Lecture Series

Week 1

Skin Cancer in Diverse Skin Types
Neera Nathan, MD, MSHS

Urgent and Emergent Rashes in Darker Skin Types
Steven Chen, MD, MPH

Week 2

Dark spots and Light Spots - Hyperpigmentation and Hypopigmentation
Sandy Tsao, MD

Vitiligo Crash Course
Pearl Grimes, MD

Week 3

Hair Disorders - Work up
Amy McMichael, MD

Hair Disorders - Management
Amy McMichael, MD

Week 4

Melasma - Work up and Management
Rashmi Sarkar, MD, FAMS

Keloid and Scars - Crash Course
Donald Glass, MD, PhD

Week 5

Pediatric Conditions 
Elena Hawryluk, MD, PhD

Week 6

Approaching Lasers and Procedures in Skin of Color
Sandy Tsao, MD

Skin care and Cosmeceuticals in Skin of Color
Susan Taylor, MD


Specialty Modules

The Impacts of COVID19 and Climate Change on the Skin

Covid-Related Skin Conditions in Skin of Color 
Esther Freeman, MD, PhD

Climate Change Impact on Skin of Color and vulnerable populations
Misha Rosenbach, MD

Hot Topics in Men’s Health and Aesthetics in Skin of Color

Approaching the Aesthetic Patient in Skin of Color
Valerie Callender, MD

Mens Health Topics in Skin of Color
Dhuval Bhanusali, MD

Sunscreen Tips and Skin Care Trends Around the World 

Sunscreens Made Simple for Skin of Color
Neera Nathan, MD, MSHS

Skin Care Trends Around the World - Asia, Africa, South America and the Middle East Discussions 
Hassan Galadari, MD, FAAD
Ncoza Dlova, MD
Hae Shin Chung, MD, PhD
Evangeline Handog, FPDS, FPADSFI, FAAD
Jose Montes, MD

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