Dermcast interviewed Douglas DiRuggiero, PA-C, about the new Derm PA Foundation, the role of philanthropy in dermatology, and exciting developments coming to the philanthropic arm of the SDPA.
May 1, 2016
Dr. Sharon Jacob, gave a lecture titled “Pediatric Contact Dermatitis” at the 2015 SDPA Fall Dermatology Conference in Orlando. Dr. Jacob noted that there are 35 allergens indicated adults in America, however zero are approved in children. The learning objectives of the session was to discuss the wide range of […]
April 28, 2016
Adults with moderate-to-severe plaque psoriasis have a new treatment option. The FDA has approved an additional systemic drug, Taltz (the brand name for ixekizumab), to help relieve skin irritation and discomfort from plaque psoriasis. Psoriasis affects approximately 7.5 million Americans, approximately 20% with moderate-to-severe symptoms. Taltz, manufactured by Eli Lilly […]
April 25, 2016