This program is provided by the Society of Dermatology Physician Assistants (SDPA) and supported by educational grants and corporate sponsorship. Faculty, topics and times may change without prior notice. Program updates will be posted on this webpage.

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This program is not yet approved for CME credit. Conference Organizers plan to request 37.0 hours (31.0 maximum earnable by any attendee) of AAPA Category I CME credit by The Physician Assistant Review Panel. The breakdown of potential credit is listed below:

Accreditation for Main Conference Program

Wed to Sat Nov 8-11 Conference Lectures 27.0 Cat I
Friday Nov 10 EES 1 4.0 Cat I
Friday Nov 10 EES 2 2.0 Cat I
Saturday Nov 11 EES 3 2.0 Cat I
Saturday Nov 11 EES 4 2.0 Cat I


CME for Nurse Practitioners: NPs can claim credit from SDPA conference programs, however must get verification directly from the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) by calling 1-800-284-2378.

The SDPA 15th Annual Fall Dermatology Conference Program is planned by: Medical Director, Joseph C. English III, CME Fall Chair, Keri Holyoak, PA-C, MPH, CME Summer Chair, Eileen Cheever, MPAS, PA-C and CME Director of Conferences, Matthew Brunner, MHS, PA-C.

Faculty, topics and times may change without prior notice. Program updates will be posted on this page.

CME Certificates & Needs assessment survey

At the conclusion of the Conference, or at the time you are ready to depart, please visit the staff at the SDPA Registration Desk to receive your Certificate of Attendance.

Attendees will be asked to complete an online Needs Assessment Survey at the conclusion of the conference. The survey helps us to continually improve our conferences for the benefits of our attendees. This will help us evaluate the event and continually make improvements for your benefit. The survey will be available on the conference website and in the conference mobile app.

“I love the excellent speakers and the broad range of topics SDPA conferences always provide! It’s always a great conference! From the meeting location to the comfort of the hotel, to mingling with colleagues – overall it’s such a wonderful experience.”

– 2017 Annual Summer Dermatology Conference Attendee