• MOPD 30 YEARS

  • For 30 years, the annual Masters of Pediatric Dermatology (MOPD) symposium has been led by its founder and chair, Lawrence A. Schachner, MD. As the leading authority in advancing pediatric dermatology education, MOPD is a much-anticipated event where providers learn from the best and brightest minds in pediatric dermatology via innovative and interactive sessions.

    For the very first time as a two-day event, LiVDerm welcomes you and your family to join us in August for the 30th annual MOPD symposium. Only steps from the sand at the exquisite and luxurious Loews Miami Beach Hotel, the MOPD experience provides premier education for providers to improve their knowledge of dermatologic conditions and provide personalized care to their pediatric patients.

  • WHO IS MOPD FOR?

  • Attendees of the annual Masters of Pediatric Dermatology (MOPD) conference come from many different subspecialties – family practice, internal medicine, infectious disease, pediatrics, dermatology and more – seeking the knowledge and skills to provide better, more comprehensive care to children with dermatologic conditions. The doors of MOPD are open to all providers wishing to be at the forefront of pediatric dermatology education.

For 30 years, the annual Masters of Pediatric Dermatology (MOPD) symposium has been led by its founder and chair, Lawrence A. Schachner, MD. As the leading authority in advancing pediatric dermatology education, MOPD is a much-anticipated event where providers learn from the best and brightest minds in pediatric dermatology via innovative and interactive sessions.

For the very first time as a two-day event, LiVDerm welcomes you and your family to join us in August for the 30th annual MOPD symposium. Only steps from the sand at the exquisite and luxurious Loews Miami Beach Hotel, the MOPD experience provides premier education for providers to improve their knowledge of dermatologic conditions and provide personalized care to their pediatric patients.

Attendees of the annual Masters of Pediatric Dermatology (MOPD) conference come from many different subspecialties – family practice, internal medicine, infectious disease, pediatrics, dermatology and more – seeking the knowledge and skills to provide better, more comprehensive care to children with dermatologic conditions. The doors of MOPD are open to all providers wishing to be at the forefront of pediatric dermatology education.

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SYMPOSIUM CHAIR

CHAIRLawrence A. Schachner, MD

Lawrence A. Schachner, MD, is a Professor in the Department of Dermatology, Professor of Pediatrics, and Co-Director of the Division of Pediatric Dermatology at the University of Miami, Miller School of Medicine. He is also Chair Emeritus of the Department of Dermatology and the Stiefel Chair.

Dr. Schachner has written over 200 scientific publications and is best known as the lead author of the textbook “Pediatric Dermatology”. In 2004, Dr. Schachner was named “Practitioner of the Year” by the Florida Society of Dermatology and Dermatologic Surgery, where nearly 800 dermatologists in the state lauded him for his longtime commitment to pediatric dermatology. He is a past president of the American Society for Pediatric Dermatology, and has been cited in numerous periodicals of best doctors, including The Best Doctors in America 1992 to present, Who’s Who in America, and the Guide to Top Doctors. Dr. Schachner’s interests include bioengineered skin in pediatric wounds, skin infections, infestations in children, sun protection in childhood, cutaneous signs of child and sexual abuse, and new therapeutic modalities for acne, eczema, and Epidermolysis Bullosa.

MOPD Lead faculty

AGENDA

Thursday

9:00 am – 10:00 am

10:00 am – 11:30 am

Breakfast with Exhibitors


30 Years of MOPD: A Panel of Experts Speak Out on Where Pediatric Dermatology Has Been and Where It's Going

Session Director: Lawrence A. Schachner, MD

Opening Remarks
Lawrence A. Schachner, MD

Acne, AD, and Hyperhidrosis Through the Years
Adelaide A. Hebert, MD

Hemangioma of Infancy
Elaine C. Siegfried, MD

Dermoscopy in Ped Derm: From Pigmented Lesions to Infectious and Inflammatory Disorders
Giuseppe Micali, MD

Would Healing in Neonates and Infants
Robert S. Kirsner, MD, PhD

Genetics in Pediatric Dermatology
Bernard A. Cohen, MD

11:30 am – 12:00 pm

Exhibit Break
12:00 pm – 12:45 pm

Non-CME Lunch Symposium

Sponsored by Sanofi and Regeneron Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

A Treatment for Children with Uncontrolled Moderate-to-Severe Atopic Dermatitis

Emily Becker, MD, FAAD, FAAP

12:45 pm – 1:15 pm
Exhibit Break
1:15 pm – 3:00 pm

Skin of Color Symposium

Provided in partnership with the Skin of Color Society and supported in part by an educational grant from Galderma and Janssen Scientific Affairs, LLC

Cultural Sensitivity

Latanya T. Benjamin, MD

Hair Issues in Children of Color

Candrice R. Heath, MD

Inflammatory Skin Disorders: AD and Psoriasis

Latanya T. Benjamin, MD

Acne and Pigment Issues

Candrice R. Heath, MD

Treatment Update for Pigmentary Disorders

Latanya T. Benjamin, MD

Dermatologic Issues in LatinX Patients

Mercedes E. Gonzalez, MD

Panel Discussion/Q & A
Latanya T. Benjamin, MD
Mercedes E. Gonzalez, MD
Candrice R. Heath, MD
Robin Straus, MD

3:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Exhibit Break
3:30 pm – 4:15 pm

Therapeutic Hotline

Treatment Update for Psoriasis in Children

Adelaide A. Hebert, MD

Treatment Update for Acne in Young People

Jonette E. Keri, MD, PhD

4:15 pm – 5:15 pm

The Early Childhood Skin

Anticipatory Guidance for Children’s Skincare

Anna Nichols, MD, PhD

Breakthrough Therapies for Orphan Skin Diseases
Fernanda Schmidt, MD

Schachner’s Therapeutic Pearls: 10 in 10

Lawrence A. Schachner, MD

5:15 pm – 6:15 pm

RECEPTION

The 2022 Masters of Pediatric Dermatology experiences will be unprecedented opportunities for faculty and attendees to bring their families to Miami Beach! Holding these conferences in August means that everyone can come enjoy the pristine beaches of South Florida and unwind at the illustrious Loews Miami Beach Hotel for some end-of-summer relaxation. Stay tuned for more details on all the family fun in the sun we are planning!

Event Registration

Physician / Allied / Industry (LIVE)
$199.00
Fellows / Student / Resident *proof of student ID required
Complimentary
Virtual (Webinars and Encore – NON-CME)
Complimentary
On-Demand (CME/CE)
$499

Conference Venue

Loews Miami Beach Hotel

1601 Collins Ave
Miami Beach, FL 33139
Room Reservation Phone: (888) 879-0462
and reference group code SBS307