Clinical Reflections®: The Learning Pathway in Atopic Dermatitis: Maximizing Positive Outcomes for Your Patients

Activity Overview

This activity features 2 patient cases, challenging interactive questions related to the cases, and video vignettes. You will have an opportunity to hear from our expert faculty and learn from the patients’ perspectives.
Launch Date: June 28, 2018

CE Credit Expired

Target Audience

This activity is designed for the educational needs of US-based dermatology and allergy/immunology clinicians who manage patients with atopic dermatitis (AD).

Learning Objectives

Upon successful completion of this education activity, participants should be better able to:

  • Apply current principles of pathophysiology of atopic dermatitis (AD) and the concept of atopic march to therapeutic approaches to disease management
  • Develop treatment plans for patients with AD that reflect evidence-based guidelines, use of new and emerging therapeutic options, and strategies to optimize short-term control and long-term management of the disease
  • Assess for and manage quality-of-life issues and psychosocial comorbidities in patients with AD
  • Utilize shared decision making and develop treatment plans that will result in high levels of adherence and better patient outcomes

Activity Faculty

Jonathan I. Silverberg, MD, PhD, MPH

Jonathan I. Silverberg, MD, PhD, MPH

Associate Professor, Dermatology, Preventive Medicine, and Medical Social Sciences
Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
Director, Northwestern Medicine Multidisciplinary Eczema Center
Director, Patch Testing Clinic
Northwestern Memorial Hospital
Chicago, IL

Emma Guttman, MD, PhD

Emma Guttman, MD, PhD

Professor, Dermatology, Sol and Clara Kest
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
New York, NY

Eric L. Simpson, MD, MCR

Eric Simpson, MD, MCR

Professor, Dermatology
Department of Dermatology
Oregon Health & Science University
Portland, OR