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It’s estimated that 30% of the approximately 9.6 million American children with atopic dermatitis (AD) suffer from moderate to severe disease. “Suffer” is the operative word, as the disease has a wide range of deleterious effects, including unrelenting itch and sleep disturbance. When suboptimally treated, this can lead to learning disabilities and behavioral disorders resulting in long-term impact on education and psychosocial health. However, medical science is rapidly unraveling the pathogenic molecular drivers of this disease and a variety of targeted treatments have recently been approved to treat children, adolescents, and even infants with moderate to severe AD.
Join us for this Twitter-based Clinical Brief with experts Drs. Peter Lio, Robert Sidbury, Colleen Cotton, and Shawn Kwatra as they discuss managing adolescents with moderate to severe AD.
Peter A. Lio, MD
Clinical Assistant Professor
Dermatology and Pediatrics
Feinberg School of Medicine
Robert Sidbury, MD, MPH
Department of Pediatrics
University of Washington School of Medicine
Division Chief, Dermatology
Seattle Children’s Hospital
Colleen Cotton, MD, FAAD
Assistant Professor of Dermatology and Pediatrics
George Washington School of Medicine and Health Sciences
Division of Dermatology, Children’s National Hospital
Washington, District of Columbia
Shawn Kwatra, MD
Director, Johns Hopkins Itch Center
Associate Professor of Dermatology
Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
This educational activity has been designed to meet the needs of pediatric dermatologists, dermatologists, pediatricians, family practice physicians, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, and other clinicians who manage pediatric patients with AD.
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Colleen Cotton, MD, FAAD
Advisory Boards: Avita, Bristol Myers Squibb, Janssen Biotech, LEO Pharma
Consultant: Pierre Fabre
Salary Support: Eli Lilly, Regeneron, Target RWA
Speaker: Bayer, United Therapeutics
Research: AbbVie, Arcutis Biotherapeutics
Shawn Kwatra, MD
Consultant: AbbVie, Arcutis Biotherapeutics, ASLAN Pharmaceuticals, Castle Bioscience, Celldex Therapeutics, Novartis
Investigator: Incyte, Pfizer, Regeneron, Sanofi,
Peter Lio, MD
Advisory Boards: AbbVie, Almirall, Altus Labs, Amyris, AOBiome, Arbonne, ASLAN Pharmaceuticals, Bodewell, Boston Skin Science (KPAway), Burts Bees, Castle Biosciences, Concerto Biosciences, Dermavant, Dermira, Eli Lilly, Galderma, IntraDerm, Janssen, Johnson & Johnson, Kaleido Biosciences, Kimberly-Clark, LEO, Level Ex, Lipidor AB, L’Oréal, Menlo Therapeutics, Micreos, My-Or Diagnostics, Pfizer, Pierre-Fabre, Realm Therapeutics, Regeneron/Sanofi Genzyme, SkinFix, Theraplex, Unilever, Verrica, YobeeCare
Patent Holder: Theraplex AIM (patent pending)
Research: AbbVie, AOBiome, Regeneron/Sanofi Genzyme
Speaker: AbbVie, Eli Lilly, Galderma, Incyte, LEO, L’Oréal, Pfizer, Regeneron/Sanofi Genzyme
Stock Options: Altus Labs, Boston Skin Science (KPAway), Concerto Biosciences, LearnSkin, Micreos, YobeeCare
Robert Sidbury, MD, MPH
Consultant: Eli Lilly, LEO
Research: Castle, Galderma, Pfizer, Regeneron, UCB
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