Arkansas Dermatological Society Annual Meeting
April 4 - April 6
The Arkansas Dermatological Society Annual Meeting will be held at the DoubleTree Hotel in downtown Little Rock, Arkansas, on Thursday and Friday, April 4-5, and on Saturday, April 6, at UAMS.
Physicians, APN’s, nurses, and other healthcare professionals will not want to miss this opportunity to learn about the latest advances in dermatological care. The meeting will begin with a Welcome Reception and Dinner on Thursday evening.
For hotel reservations call the DoubleTree Hotel at 1-501-372-4371.
Thursday, April 4
6:00 pm | Welcome Reception and Dinner | Gregory Bledsoe, MD, Guest Speaker – AR Surgeon General, Arkansas Heart Hospital, Little Rock, AR (Tentative)
Friday, April 5
7:00 am – 7:45 am | Exhibits Open / Breakfast with Exhibitors
7:45 am – 8:30 am | Welcome & Call to Order – Cheryl Hull, MD, ADS President
8:30 am – 9:15 am | Overview of Acceptable Use Criteria in Dermatopathology – Sara Shalin, MD, PhD, Associate Professor, Dept. of Pathology & Dermatology, UAMS, Little Rock, AR
9:15 am – 10:00 am | Practical Dermoscopy & The Mathematics of Dermatology – Curtis Asbury, MD – Delmarva Skin PA, Selbyville, DE
10:00 am – 10:45 am | Break with Exhibitors
10:45 am – 11:30 am | Simple Cosmetics for the Simple Dermatologist – Christina Haverstock
11:30 am – 12:15 pm | Speaker: Teresa Wright, MD – Division Chief, Pediatric Dermatology, Le Bonheur Children’s Hospital; Associate Professor, Dermatology & Pediatrics, University of Tennessee Health Sciences Center, Memphis, TN
12:15 pm – 1:00 pm | ADS Business Luncheon Meeting / Lunch with Exhibitors | Platinum Sponsor: Eli Lilly & Co.
1:00 pm – 1:45 pm | Speaker: Suzanne Yee, MD, Cosmetic & Laser Surgery Center, Little Rock, AR
1:45 pm – 2:30 pm | Break with Exhibitors
2:30 pm – 3:15 pm | Approach to the Hair Loss Patient – Nathaniel Phelan, MD, Phelan Dermatology, Joplin, MO
3:15 pm – 4:00 pm | Corporatization and the Rise of Private Equity in Dermatology – Sailesh Konda, MD, University of Florida Health Dermatology, Gainesville, FL
4:00 pm – 4:45 pm | Medicare Data Trends: What Every Dermatologist Should Know – Joseph Francis, MD, Adjunct Clinical Assistant Professor, Department of Dermatology, University of Florida; Palm Beach Dermatology, Atlantis, FL
6:30 pm | ADS Dinner | Platinum Sponsor: Castle Biosciences
Saturday, April 6: Meeting at UAMS
7:00 am – 8:00 am | Breakfast
8:00 am – 10:00 am | Patient Case Presentations – UAMS Residents
10:00 am – 11:00 am | AAD Coding Department Presentation (tentative) orPresentation by Cheryl Hull, MD, ADS President
11:00 am | Adjourn