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George Washington University at the American Academy of Dermatology Meeting

Below is a list of our department's involvement at the AAD in 2018!

Poster Presentations

Author Title
Farhat F, Friedman A Implementation of a Wound Care Curriculum in Medical Student and Resident Training
Armstrong A, Lambert J, Prussick R, Geng Z, Servin OR. Efficacy of Adalimumab Compared with Placebo Stratified by Baseline Disease Severity in Patients with Moderate to Severe Psoriasis from the CHAMPION and REVEAL Studies.  
Arnold J, Crockett R, Kirkorian AY Hospital readmissions for skin disease in the United States
Kallis P, Seidel R, Kirkorian AY A Case of Lupus Panniculitis Refractory to Hydroxychloroquine
Johng SY, Cheng K, Nadimi AE, Kirkorian AY Pityriasis rosea-like drug eruption to lamotrigine: a case report
Kent R, Caufield M, Kirkorian AY Lichen planus pigmentosus in a pediatric patient
Awosika O A Case Control Study to Evaluate the Prevalence of Nonalcoholic Fatty Liver Disease (NAFLD) Among Patients with Moderate to Severe Psoriasis (ePoster)
Marks D Dermatologic Considerations in Transgender Care


Name Committee
Adam Friedman, MD Deputy Chair, Annual Meeting Poster Task Force
  Gross and Micro Symposium Faculty Monitor
  Member, Public Education Committee Member
Alison Ehrlich, MD, MHS Member, Speciality Positioning Workgroup
  Deputy Chair, Access to Dermatologic Care Committee
  Member, GAHP Committee
  Member, Resident Advocacy Curriculum Committee
Kalyani Marathe, MD Telemedicine Task Force
  Member, Young Physicians Committee
Kelley Redbord, MD Chair, Congressional Policy Committee
  Chair, Grassroots Advocacy Workgroup
  Chair, State Policy Committee
  Deputy Chair, Congressional Policy Commttee
  Member, Aesthetic Stem Cell Society Task Force
  Member, ASDS State Advocacy Netowrk of Dermatologic Surgery Shared Interest Group
  Member, Council on Govermnet Affairs, Health Polilcy and Practices
  Member, SkinPAC Boards of Advisors
  Member, State Policy Committee
  Member, Workgroup to develop a position statement on Professionalism
Lawrence Green, MD Incoming Chair, State Policy Committee
  Incoming Member, Media and Public Relations Committee
  Member, Biosimilar Work Group
  Member, Congressional Policy Committee
  Member, Health Care Finance Committee
  Performance Measure Committee
Yasmine Kirkorian, MD Performance Measure Committee
  Poster Exhibits Task Force


Name Title Date and Time Location
Adam Friedman, MD Treating Tumors and Inflammatory Skin Diseases with Immunomodulators and Biologics Friday, 2/16/18 9:00 am - 11:00 am Ballroom 20A
Adam Friedman, MD Boards Blitz Monday, 2/19/18 10:10 am - 10:45 am Room 6A
Alison Ehrlich, MD Advanced Patch Testing: Pearls from the ACDS Friday, 2/16/18 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm Room 7B
Alison Ehrlich, MD Logistics of Patch Testing, ACDS Mtg Thursday, 2/15/18 8:30 am Grand Hyatt
Alison Ehrlich, MD Collaborative Clincs Saturday, 2/16/18 4:55 pm Salon D
Kalyani Marathe, MD Pediatric Vulvar Diseases: Diagnosis and Treatment Friday, 2/16/18 4:30 - 5:30 pm Room 1B
Kalyani Marathe, MD Boards Blitz Monday, 2/19/18 9:00 am - 12:00 pm Room 6A
Kalyani Marathe, MD Disorders of Mucous Membranes Monday, 2/19/18 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm Room 6A
Ronald Prussick, MD Comorbidities in Psoriasis:  What a Dermatologist Needs to Know Sunday, 2/18/18 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm Room 1A

Gross and Microscopic Symposium

Name Title Date Time
Chey Ranasinghe Eruptive sebaceous hyperplasia: a rare consequence of systemic corticosteroids Saturday, 2/17/18 9:15 - 9:20 am
Olabola Awosika, MD Tumor Stage Mycosis Fungoides in a Young African American Woman Friday, 2/16/18 9:30 - 9:35 am
Jennifer Aronica, MD Pick your “P”: Porokeratosis Parading as PLC Friday, 2/16/18 11:45 - 11:50 am
Thomas Lee, MD A Tale of Two Macular Arteritides Friday, 2/16/18 3:00 - 3:05 pm
Julia Schwartz, MD A Cautionary Tale: Full Thickness Ulceration Due To Online-Purchased “Mole Removal” Cream Friday, 2/16/18 3:05 - 3:10 pm
Elizabeth Robinson, MD DFSP in Children: to Mohs or not to Mohs Friday, 2/16/18 3:10 - 3:15 pm
Azam Qureshi An Illustrative Case Covering the Dermatologic Manifestations of Complex Regional Pain Syndrome Saturday, 2/17/18 3:15 - 3:20 pm