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- IOA 2020 Winter Update – Package 6 Wound Care, Dermatology
- G Scott Drew, DO, DO
- 57 Minutes
- Never expires.
Title: Dermatological Concerns in the Geriatric Patient
Presenter: G. Scott Drew, D.O.
By the end of this session, participants will be able to:
1) Understand the specific complications of geriatric dermatologic surgery and the techniques to avoid them.
2) Understand the impediments to successful dermatology outcomes in the geriatric patient.
3) Understand common immunologic disease with increased incidence in the elderly.
4) Understand how to maximize therapies typically ignored in the geriatric population.
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G. Scott Drew, DO, FAOCD, FAAD, “Geriatric Dermatology,” is a practicing physician with Smith Clinic, Department of Dermatology in Marion, Ohio; faculty for the dermatology residency program at Ohio University College of Osteopathic Medicine in Athens, Ohio; and adjunct clinical faculty for the Ohio State University College of Medicine and Public Health in Columbus, Ohio. Board certified in dermatology and family medicine, he is a 1987 graduate of Kirksville (Mo.) College of Osteopathic Medicine. Dr. Drew completed an internship at Normandy Osteopathic Hospitals in St. Louis, Missouri, a family medicine residency at the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey in Camden, and a dermatology residency at Deaconess Medical Center, North and West in St. Louis, Missouri. A fellow of the American Osteopathic College of Dermatology and the American Academy of Dermatology, he is past president of the Marion Academy of Medicine and a member of the American Osteopathic Association, the Ohio Osteopathic Association, the Ohio State Medical Association, the Ohio Dermatologic Association, the Central Ohio Dermatologic Society, the Ohio Dermatologic Surgery Association and the Society of Dermatologic Physician Assistants. Disclosure: Independent Contractor/Consultant/Speaker’s Bureau/Advisory Committee for AbbVie, Inc.; Ortho Pharmaceutical Corp.; UCB; Incyte Corp.; Dermavant Sciences, Ltd.; and Boehringer Ingelheim.