October 27, 2018 – Meeting Minutes

INOVA Fairfax
Business Meeting Minutes

Saturday, October 27, 2018

The meeting was called to order at: 9:30 am

I. Committee Reports

A. Scholarship

a. Small grants up to 2500 dollars are available. Residents, students as well as attending physicians are encouraged to apply. Next application deadline is due by April 1, 2019

B. Changes in the Calendar (Reminder):

a. New date for Residents’ appreciation dinner: Tuesday February 5th, 2019, Maggiano, Washington DC
b. New date for GW Academic meeting: Tuesday April 23rd, 2019
Speaker: Molly Hinshaw M.D.
Faculty. University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health.
Topic: Nail disease

C. CME credits: Credits for this meeting are awarded through INOVA Fairfax CME (not Washington Hospital Center). Please contact INOVA CME if issues with meeting credit at ICMES.inova.org

II. New Business

A. Voted on and approved Dr.’s Vesna Petronic-Rosic, Patricia Lucey, Shlomit Halachmi, Kent Handfield, Ginette Okoye and Sanna Ronkainen, applications for membership.
B. Application for membership presented for Elinor Quay Coyne, M.D. and will be voted on at the next meeting.

C. Membership Application: Payment online option: https://www.dcdermsociety.com/membership-application/

III. Thank you to Dr. Kazakis and Dr. Jennifer Reese and Inova Fairfax Hospital, Dermatologists, Surgeons and all contributing physicians for the interesting clinical cases presented today.

IV. The invited speaker for the meeting is:
Laura B. Pincus, MD
UCSF Dermatopathology and Oral Pathology Service
Title: Debunking Myths About Cutaneous Lymphoma

IV. The next DC Dermatological Society meeting will take place at WRNMMC, Saturday morning, December 01, 2018 Meeting is co-hosted with NIH

Isaac Brownell, M.D., Ph.D.
Head, Cutaneous Development and Carcinogenesis Section
National Institute of Health
Topic: Immunotherapy

Thomas Darling, M.D. Ph.D.
Chair, Dermatology Department
Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Bethesda, MD
Topic: Tuberous Sclerosis Complex

The meeting was adjourned at: 9:40 am