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Update: Skin Spectrum Summit Toronto Certification

Skin Spectrum Summit 2017 – The Canadian Conference on Ethnodermatology Toronto – Liberty Grand (Exhibition Grounds)

Sat., April 8, 2017


This program has been certified by the College of Family Physicians of Canada and the Ontario office for up to 4.00 Group Learning credits. members are invited to join us at this landmark one-day educational conference of GP/FPs, Nurse Practitioners, and Dermatologists, designed to provide better patient care for our diverse communities.


08:00 AM Registration, Exhibits, and Breakfast

08:30 AM Breakfast Symposium

09:00 AM Opening Remarks and Learning Objectives MODERATOR: Dr. Shafiq Qaadri

09:15 AM Dermatologic Concerns in Hispanic, South Asian, and East Asian Skin Types: Clinical and Cultural Nuances FACULTY: Dr. Andrew Alexis

09:45 AM Skin Lightening: Options and Management Strategies FACULTY: Dr. Jonathan Shapero

10:15 AM Nutrition Break

10:30 AM Psoriasis in Darkly Pigmented Skin: Diagnostic and Management Strategies

FACULTY: Dr. Andrew Alexis

11:00 AM Melanoma and Skin Cancers Dr. Jaggi Rao

11:30 AM Case Reports FACULTY: Drs. Jaggi Rao and Jonathan Shapero

12:00 PM Buffet Lunch: Networking & Posters

01:00 PM Lunch & Learn Symposium

01:30 PM Cosmeceuticals FACULTY: Dr. Heather Woolery-Lloyd

02:00 PM Hidradenitis Suppurativa FACULTY: Dr. Afsaneh Alavi

02:30 PM Case Reports FACULTY: Dr. David Greenberg & Panel

03:00 PM Closing Remarks MODERATOR: Dr. Shafiq Qaadri


At the conclusion of this activity:

  1. Participants will have learned about different skin disorders in ethnic populations including the manifestations of common dermatologic problems in these groups;

  2. Participants will be able to improve their diagnosis of these conditions in a growing number of their patients; and

  3. Participants will have been provided with strategies and tools to better manage these patients and potential unique challenges that they may face in their treatment

REGISTER TODAY FOR THE SPECIAL RATE OF ONLY $99 (Save $80 from the standard rate of $179). Includes buffet luncheon, continental breakfast, and a nutrition break. Code: DERMCITY

Visit or call toll-free at 1-866-632-4766. Attendance is limited.

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