June 2016 Monthly Conference

Wednesday, June 8, 2016

Meeting Host:  Loyola University
Meeting location: Stephens Convention Center, Rosemont; Level 2, Ballroom 40

  • Member registration:  CLICK HERE Registration is now open!
    • Member log-in required -- Non-members, guests or others who owe a registration fee should use this PDF form.  Note:  All guests must be physicians or medical students.  
      The registration deadline is June 6 at 8 a.m.
  •  Residents & Dermatology Fellows -- At the request of your department chair, all residents are automatically registered.  However if you are not attending, please contact the CDS office by email - [email protected]  so we can take you off the list.

  • Medical Students:  Register Medical Students Here 
    • Dermatology departments at one of the medical schools are asked to use the online form to register any medical students who will be attending. A faculty member must be the sponsor for the student/guest.  Please observe the normal registration deadlines!  It is your responsibility to let the medical student know the details for the meeting location and time.
  • Guests - All guests must be physicians, medical students or research associates accompanied by a member.  They need to pre-register using the paper form. The registration fee for guests is $35.  CLICK HERE for a PDF copy of the form (may be completed on your computer and then printed out).

Please note this important deadline:  Registrations submitted after 8 a.m. Monday, June 6, are considered "late."  After that time, advance registrations will be closed; please contact the CDS office if you wish to submit a late registration.

DOWNLOAD the printed brochure here. (coming soon)

This Month's Guest Speaker

Dr. TyringStephen K. Tyring, MD, PhD, MBA
Medical Director, Center for Clinical Studies
Clinical Professor, Department of Dermatology

University of Texas Health Science Center
Houston, TX

Dr Tyring received his undergraduate degree from Indiana State University, his Master's Degree from Abilene Christian University, his medical degree from the University of Texas Medical Branch, his doctorate from Texas Tech University and his MBA from Rice University.

Dr. Tyring was President of the Texas Dermatological Society (2009-2010). He is board certified by the American Academy of Dermatology (AAD), and is a member of the Infectious Disease Society of America, as well as the American Federation for Clinical Research.  Dr. Tyring sits on several editorial boards and serves as a reviewer for a number of journals including the New England Journal of Medicine, Lancet, Antiviral Research, Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology, Archives of Dermatology, Journal of Infectious Diseases and Annals of Internal Medicine.   A principal investigator for over 200 successfully completed clinical trials, Dr. Tyring's research interests include the therapy and prevention of various mucocutaneous diseases, especially those disorders with an infectious and/or immunological basis.

Dr. Tyring is the author of more than 600 journal articles and book chapters as well as seven books: Interferon: Principals and Medical Applications; Human Papillomaviruses: Clinical and Scientific Advances; Mucocutaneous Manifestations of Viral Diseases; Antiviral Agents, Vaccines and Immunotherapies; Mucosal Immunology and Virology; Tropical Dermatology and Clinical and Basic Immunodermatology.

CME Conflict of Interest Disclosure:   The speaker's conflict of interest disclosure will be included in the conference handout materials.

This Month's Program

View the protocol book - CLICK HERE (PDF file - member log-in required)  
Will be available on approximately June 6 

Committee Meetings

8:00 a.m.      CDS Plans & Policies Committee

12:00 p.m.    IDS Board Meeting (tentative)

Program Activities 

8:00 a.m.
Meeting registration desk opens 
     All meeting activities take place on the Level 2 of the Donald E. Stephens Conference Center.
   Registration will be located outside Ballroom #40

8:30 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.
Clinical Rounds
Patient/Slide Viewing & Posters

9:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.
Resident Lecture -
"Vaccines and new therapies for viral diseases"
Stephen K. Tyring, MD, PhD, MBA

10:00 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.
Break and visit with exhibitors

10:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Case Presentations & Discussion
Loyola Residents

12:00 p.m. - 12:15 p.m.
Maintenance of Certification Self-Assessment Questions

12:15 p.m. - 12:45 p.m.
Box lunches & visit with exhibitors

12:45 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.
CDS Business meeting 

1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
General Session -  
"Emerging Infectious Diseases"

Stephen K. Tyring, MD, PhD, MBA

2:00 p.m.  -- Meeting adjourns

 Meeting SiteRosemont

Stephens Convention Center Site map -- CLICK HERE
Area Directions/Map - click here

  • Parking – We recommend parking in the Rosemont convention center  garage which is located just west of River Rd. Turn west on Williams Street which runs between the Doubletree Hotel and the Embassy Suites. The cost is $13.
  • CTA – The CTA Blue Line (to O'Hare) has a stop in Rosemont only about two blocks away from the convention center.
  • Skybridge/parking diagram
Registration – Outside Ballroom #1, Level 1, Conference Center.

 Meeting Registration

CLICK HERE to access the online registration form. (Member log-in required.) 

The PAPER FORM is available here (PDF format)

So that we can better plan the meeting, please register no later than 8:00 a.m. on June 6.  Registrations received after that time are considered late.  Annual CDS dues includes attendance at the monthly meeting.  There is no charge for members in good standing.    Residents & fellows in training are not charged, and they are automatically registered for each meeting.  (Residents who are unable to attend are asked to contact the CDS office so we can make the appropriate adjustments.)

Educational Items

Course Director:  Julie Moore, MD

Target Audience:  Practicing dermatologists, dermatology residents and fellows.

Objectives:  At the conclusion of the 2015/16 series of lectures, the participant should be able to:

1. Discuss key factors in the diagnosis and treatment for a variety of dermatologic diseases and conditions, including psoriasis, hair disorders, and dermatological symptoms of systemic diseases.

2. Describe the manifestation of skin cancers and the efficacy of treatments available to the dermatologist.

3. List the therapeutic options available to the dermatologist for a variety of skin diseases, both medical and surgical, and discuss how new emerging treatments can be successfully incorporated into a dermatology practice.

Conference participants are asked to turn in their CME attendance form and evaluation form before leaving the meeting.  A CME credit certificate will be mailed following the conference. Residents also must return the attendance form in order to be marked "present."  Thank you for your assistance in this important activity.

Questions?  Need more information?

Contact the Chicago Dermatological Society office:
     Richard H. Paul, executive director
     10 W. Phillip Rd., Suite 120
     Vernon Hills, IL  60061-1730
     Phone:   847-680-1666
     Fax:        847-680-1682
     Email:    [email protected]


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