2023 Pre-AAD Meeting


Teresa Wright, MD, LeBonheur Children’s Hospital
Cheryl Bayart, MD, Cincinnati Children's Hospital
Kalyani Marathe, MD, Cincinnati Children's Hospital


Room: Crescent City Ballroom, The Roosevelt New Orleans

10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Registration / Box Lunch Available

12:00 PM - 12:05 PM

12:05 PM - 12:35 PM
Rash Decisions: Pediatric Dermatology Emergencies
Yasmine Kirkorian, MD, Children's National Hospital

12:35 PM - 1:05 PM
Esterly Lecture: An In-Depth Look at Dysautonomia
Adelaide Hebert, MD, University of Texas Medical School - Houston

1:05 PM - 1:35 PM
Medical Photography for Dermatologists
Caitlin Treuting, Cincinnati Children's Hospital

1:35 PM - 2:05 PM
Controversies in the Diagnosis of Pediatric Melanoma
Alberto Pappo, MD, St. Jude Children's Research Hospital

2:05 PM - 2:35 PM
BRAF to The Future: Targeted Therapies for Histiocytic Disorders
Ashish Kumar, MD, PhD, Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center

2:35 PM - 2:40 PM
2023 Annual Meeting Preview

2:40 PM - 3:05 PM

3:05 PM - 3:35 PM
The CROWN ACT: Why “Natural” Hair Matters to Dermatologists
Chesahna Kindred, MD, Kindred Hair & Skin Center

3:35 PM - 4:05 PM
Update on Hidradenitis Suppurativa
Jennifer Hsiao, MD, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California

4:05 PM - 4:15 PM
Presentation of Research Awards
Raegan Hunt, MD, PhD, Baylor College of Medicine/Texas Children’s Hospital

4:15 PM - 5:00 PM
Sam Weinberg's Cases of the Year
Aimee Smidt, MD, University of New Mexico, Moderator

2 Month Old Adopted Female with Scalp Lesions
Erina Lie, MD - Rady Children's Hospital San Diego
Victoria Barrio, MD - Rady Children's Hospital San Diego
Carrie Vuong, MD - University of California San Diego

Vesiculopustular Eruption in a 2-Day-Old
Kaiane Habeshian, MD - Children's National Hospital, George Washington School of Medicine and Health Sciences
Michael Cardis, MD - MedStar Georgetown University Hospital, MedStar Washington Hospital Center
Stella Caldas, MD - George Washington School of Medicine and Health Sciences

Unique Considerations for Recalcitrant Cystic Acne in a Patient with Cystic Fibrosis
Hsi Yen, MD - Medical College of Wisconsin
Valerie M. Carlberg, MD - Medical College of Wisconsin

Disseminated Juvenile Xanthrogranuloma with Underlying NTRK Fusion with Dramatic Response to Larotrectinib
Eun Jae Kim, BA - Harvard Medical School
Diana Bartenstein Reusch, MD - Boston Children's Hospital
Jennifer T. Huang, MD - Boston Children's Hospital, Harvard Medical School

Elkonyxis Secondary to Isotretinoin and Acrylic Nails
Lillian Bleicken, BS - U.S. Dermatology Partners
Kathleen Ellison, MD - U.S. Dermatology Partners
Robert Silverman, MD - U.S. Dermatology Partners & Georgetown University Department of Pediatrics

Trichodysplasia Spinulosa Successfully Treated with Topical 5-Fluorouracil
Carla Torres-Zegarra, MD - Children's Hospital Colorado
Caitlin G. Haydek, MD - Children's Hospital Colorado
Francisco Bravo Puccio, MD - Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia

A Newborn with Firm Nodules of the Scalp and Abdomen: A Case of Congenital, Multifocal Microcystic Adnexal Carcinoma
Jenna Borok, MD, MS - Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago
Joseph D. Conlon, MD - Springfield Clinic, LLP; Southern Illinois University School of Medicine
Lacey L. Kruse, MD - Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago; Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

X-MEN of a Different Kind!
Manish Kantikumar Shah, MD, DVD, DNB - B J Wadia Hospital for Children, Mumbai, India
Desai Mukesh - B J Wadia Hospital for Children, Mumbai, India

A Novel Urogenital Presentation of a Male Patient with Focal Dermal Hypoplasia
Khoa Nguyen, MD - Kaiser Permanente Los Angeles Medical Center

Post-transplant B-cell Lymphoproliferative Disorder: A Mimicker of Molluscum Contagiosum
Fritzlaine Circee Roche, MD, MS - Washington University in St. Louis
Leigh Compton, MD, PhD - Washington University in St. Louis
Carrie C. Coughlin, MD, MPHS - Washington University in St. Louis

5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Reception (purchase ticket at time of registration)


The Pre-AAD Meeting & Thursday evening reception will be held at The Roosevelt New Orleans. The Resident/Fellow Reception on Friday will be held at the HIlton New Orleans Riverside.

SPD does not have a room block. Housing reservations should be made through the AAD block.

Thursday, March 16 Meeting/Reception Location
The Roosevelt New Orleans

130 Roosevelt Way
New Orleans, LA 70112

Friday, March 17 Careers in Pediatric Dermatology Reception Location
Hilton New Orleans Riverside

Two Poydras Street
New Orleans, LA 70130


There will be no virtual option for the Pre-AAD Meeting, and presentations will not be recorded.


Thursday, March 16
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Room: Waldorf Astoria Ballroom, The Roosevelt New Orleans

Heavy hors d’oeuvres will be served at a reception following the meeting.
Purchase ticket at time of registration. Tickets may not be available for onsite purchase.

Friday, March 17
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Careers in Pediatric Dermatology Reception for Medical Students, Residents and Fellows
Room: Churchill D, Hilton New Orleans Riverside

Join us for a unique networking reception with pediatric dermatology fellowship directors and faculty geared for trainees of all levels interested in learning more about careers in pediatric dermatology. The reception and refreshments are free of charge. Pre-registration is not required.

5:00pm–6:00pm – Medical students, residents, incoming fellows, current fellows, and fellowship directors

6:00pm–7:00pm – All the above, and pediatric dermatologists involved in teaching in fellowship or residency programs


The case submission deadline has passed. Submitters were notified on February 22.


Accreditation Statement
This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education through the joint providership of National Association for Continuing Education and the Society for Pediatric Dermatology. The National Association for Continuing Education is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Designation Statement (Live In-Person Activity)
*The National Association for Continuing Education designates this live activity for a maximum of 4.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

*Final designation will be determined upon review of final agenda.




After 3/9/23
SPD Member $125 $145 $165
Non Member $165 $185 $205
Resident or Fellow $70 $80 $90
Medical Student no charge no charge no charge

*Cancellations received through March 9, 2023 will be subject to a $25 administrative fee. There will be no refunds after March 9, 2023. All cancellations must be received in writing and can be emailed to info@pedsderm.net.

Thursday, March 16
5:00 - 7:00 pm


Adult $75 $80
Trainee (Fellow, Resident,
Medical Student)
$30 $35
Child $30 $35