Transforming Dermatology in the Digital Era 2017

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Date & Location
Thursday, November 9, 2017, 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM,  W New York Hotel, 541 Lexington Avenue, New York, NY, 10022, New York, NY

Target Audience
Dermatology, Dermatopathology


The purpose of this course is to provide clinicians and scientists with an updated overview of the future of dermatology through the lens of medical informatics. There will be ample time for questions and discussions throughout the day.


Memorial Sloan Kettering gratefully acknowledges the following organizations for providing educational grants and financial support for this live activity:

  • 3Gen, Inc.
  • Canfield Scientific, Inc.
  • Derma Medical Systems
  • IBM
  • MetaOptima
  • SciBase

Course Location

W New York Hotel
541 Lexington Avenue
New York, NY

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  1. Understand the opportunities and barriers to leveraging computer informatics for the diagnosis of skin cancers
  2. Understand the benefits of and challenges to the integration of dermatologic photography with electronic medical records (EMR)
  3. Understand the benefits, limitations and legal barriers of teledermatology
  4. Define the privacy issues associated with the use of dermatology images in the EMR, in patient communications, and in research in the era of cloud computing and public database


Registration Type  Fee
All Providers: Physicians (MDs, PhDs and DOs), Residents, Fellows,
Nurse Practitioners, Physician Assistants, Nurses,
and Other Health Care Providers
Industry Professionals: Industry professionals may attend CME activities       
for their own education. Marketing, sales, and promotion of products
and services is strictly prohibited at MSK CME activities.

Registration includes continental breakfast, lunch, and refreshment breaks. Please contact us at least one week prior to the course if you have any special dietary needs.

  • 30% Discounted Rate for MSK Alumni and MSK Alliance Members 
    MSK offers a discounted rate to all MSK Alumni and MSK Alliance members to attend a CME course. Please contact for more information or to register.
  • MSK Staff Registration 
    Registration is complimentary for MSK staff; however, you must complete course registration to attend this course. 

Registration is non-refundable. MSK CME reserves the right to cancel or postpone any course due to unforeseen circumstances. In the unlikely event we must cancel or postpone this course, we will refund the registration fee in full, but are not responsible for any related costs, charges, or expenses to participants, including fees incurred by airline/travel/lodging agencies. At any time, you may substitute another registrant in your place after contacting MSK CME with the relevant information.


Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

AMA Credit Designation*

Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center designates this live activity for a maximum of 3.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

*Please note: Only those lectures scheduled in the ‘Morning CME Session’ from 8:45 am - 12:30 pm are eligible for AMA Category 1 Credits™.