Family Medicine Seminar: Dermascopy for Primary Care Physicians: Using TADA to Identify Skin Cancer
The Family Medicine Seminar Series is held monthly in the Galen and Nancy Dreibelbis Auditorium at Mount Nittany Medical Center.
A buffet dinner is served at 6:00 pm for a nominal fee. The education event starts at 6:30 pm. Use the Galen and Nancy Dreibelbis Auditorium entrance at the rear of the Medical Center. Download the registration form here.
Presented by Elizabeth Seiverling, MD, department of dermatology, Penn State Hershey Medical Center, and Hadjh Ahrns, MD, department of family and community medicine, Penn State Hershey Medical Center.
At the completion of this program the participants should be able to:
- Apply a simplified dermoscopy algorithm aimed at differentiating skin cancer from benign growths.
- Determine if a skin growth needs to be biopsied.
- Explain how to operate a dermatoscope.