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Medicine Grand Rounds - Friday, July 19

Faramarz H. Samie, MD Assistant Professor of Surgery (Dermatology) Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth "Common non-melanoma skin cancers: clinical presentation and management"

Friday, July 19, 2013
Auditorium E, DHMC
Intended Audience(s): Public
Categories: Lectures & Seminars

Please join us for Medicine Grand Rounds on Friday, July 19, 2013 for the presentation titled:

Common non-melanoma skin cancers: clinical presentation and management


Faramarz H. Samie, MD, PhD

Assistant Professor of Surgery (Dermatology)

Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth

Director of Mohs Surgery

Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center

8:00 a.m. – 9:00 a.m.

Auditorium E, Rubin Building, Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center

Co-sponsored by the Section of Dermatology and the Department of Medicine

Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth


Objectives – Participants will be able to:

  1. Be able to recognize common non-melanoma skin cancers in clinical practice
  2. Be able to describe the morphology of basal cell carcinoma and squamous cell carcinoma
  3. Review the different treatment modalities for non-melanoma skin cancer
  4. Review when to refer patients for Mohs vs. other disciplines

Dr. Samie earned his undergraduate degree from Syracuse University, Syracuse, NY and received his MD and PhD from SUNY Upstate Medical University, Syracuse, NY.  He completed his internship in internal medicine at University Hospital, SUNY Upstate Medical University.  He completed his residency in Dermatology at Strong Memorial Hospital, University of Rochester, Rochester, NY; and a fellowship in Mohs micrographic surgery and cutaneous oncology at the Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Buffalo, NY.

Dr. Samie is an expert in the treatment of skin cancer, including Mohs micrographic surgery, reconstructive surgery, and laser surgery.  He is focused on the treatment of patients at high risk for skin cancer, such as solid organ transplant recipients and patients with hereditary skin diseases that predispose them to skin cancers.  He also treats patients with pigmented lesions, and melanoma.

Faramarz H. Samie, MD has stated that he has no financial interests or arrangements in association with this presentation.

Please join the Department of Medicine in welcoming Dr. Faramarz H. Samie to Medicine Grand Rounds.

Please be courteous to the speaker by keeping laptops closed, cell phones turned off, and pagers on vibrate mode. Thank you.

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*PLEASE NOTE:  Credit will only be awarded for written evaluations submitted within 1 week of conference date.

** The Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education programs for physicians.**

** The Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center designates this live activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™.  Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. **

For more information, contact:
Lara Judd

Events are free and open to the public unless otherwise noted.