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Dermatology Grand Rounds

Wednesday, March 3, 2021
8:00am – 12:00pm

UConn Health
21 South Road, Farmington & ZOOM

“Applications of Platelet Rich Plasma Therapy in Dermatology”

Provided by University of Connecticut School of Medicine Office of Community and Continuing Medical Education and the Department of Dermatology

Speakers: Gloria Lin, MD – Chief Resident – Department of Dermatology – University of Connecticut School of Medicine Date: Wednesday, March 3, 2021 Time: 8am – 9am lecture – Open to All, 9am – 12pm Virtual Patient Viewing and Discussion – Open ONLY to Medical Providers Location: Dermatology Conference Room, 21 South Road, 2nd Floor, Farmington, CT (Internal Dermatology Residents, Faculty & Providers ONLY due to UConn COVID-19 policy) & Video Link for ALL attendees: Meeting ID: 342 237 7000 Passcode: uconnderm

Target Audience: UCHC dermatologists and dermatology residents. All other podiatrists, nurses, nurse practitioners, residents, students, and greater Hartford dermatologists are encouraged to attend.

Objectives: Participants will (be able to):

a. Recite the evidence or expert opinion associated with platelet rich plasma therapy. b. Identify one or more barriers to implementing platelet rich plasma therapy in practice. c. Describe strategies necessary to enacting the evidence/expert opinion for platelet rich plasma therapy.

Accreditation: The University of Connecticut School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The University of Connecticut School of Medicine designates this live educational activity for a maximum of 4 AMA PRA Category 4 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Conflict of Interest Policy: All faculty members participating in CME activities provided by the University of Connecticut School of Medicine are required to disclose to the program audience any actual or apparent conflict of interest related to the content of their presentations. Program planners have an obligation to resolve any actual conflicts of interest and share with the audience any safeguards put in place to prevent commercial bias from influencing the content.

Neither the activity director, planning committee members, nor the speaker - http://Dr.Lin, have a financial interest/arrangement or affiliation with any organizations that could be perceived as a real or apparent conflict of interest in the context of the subject of this presentation.

Dr. Lin will be discussing the use of platelet rich plasma which is FDA cleared but not FDA approved for its uses in dermatology (including hair restoration, skin rejuvenation, vitiligo, acne scars, wound healing).

This CME activity has no commercial support associated with it.

Evaluations: Participants are required to complete an electronic evaluation in order to obtain CME Credits. An email from http://My


Diane Whitaker-Worth, MD -

Continuing Medical Education (primary), UConn Master Calendar

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