Primary Care Update: Adult Dermatology and Pediatric Emergency Medicine

Aug 19, 2022 – Aug 21, 2022

Lake Coeur d’Alene - The Coeur d’Alene Golf & Spa Resort

Coeur d’Alene sits on the shores of the magnificent 30-mile Lake Coeur d’Alene, offering abundant recreational opportunities right in the heart of a vibrant, beautiful downtown. Take a stroll along the 2-mile Tubbs Hill Trail, or just relax on the sandy beaches of Coeur d’Alene City Park. Defined by blue skies, sparkling water, and forested mountains, visitors to the Coeur d’Alene region find a place of intriguing contrasts: five-star amenities in a rugged setting, quiet getaways, exciting attractions, and four-season beauty and recreation. Attractions such as lake cruises and a visit to Silverwood Theme Park along with activities such as teeing up at a championship golf course or shopping for antiques and art downtown show why Coeur d’Alene is known as the playground of the Pacific Northwest.


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Tuition Discount

Past Attendees Save $50: Past MCE Conferences attendees (within the previous three years) automatically receive a $50 discount at checkout.

Bring a Friend or Colleague and Save $50: If you are attending with another healthcare professional you are eligible for a $50 discount.

Overview & Agenda

Primary Care Update: Adult Dermatology and Pediatric Emergency Medicine – 12 Credits 

This conference is designed to provide primary care practitioners with up-to-date, evidence-based information on commonly encountered issues in Adult Dermatology and Pediatric Emergency Medicine, while suggesting pragmatic approaches to clinical management. The discussion-based format of the conference will encourage audience participation through dynamic lectures, case-based studies, and hands-on workshops. Keynote speakers will present and critically assess recent advancements and industry updates in Adult Dermatology and Pediatric Emergency Medicine with the goal of enhancing the knowledge-base and core competence of attendees. The successful completion of this interactive program diagnosing, treating, and prescribing the most effective courses of treatment, with the goal of improving patient outcomes.

Target Audience
All Physicians and other Healthcare Professionals seeking clinical information about issues in Adult Dermatology and Pediatric Emergency Medicine.

Our presenting national faculty speakers make it their professional goals to enhance the training of primary care clinicians. This Continuing Medical Education program promises to help you learn the most current, best medicine, and techniques for making the diagnosis easier during a 20-minute office visit.

Topics and Objectives

Friday, August 19

7:30 AM – 8:30 AM:
Let’s Use Our Heads
Objectives: 1) Understand how to manage children who have sustained concussions and discuss Return to Play and Return to Learn Guidelines 2) Apply guidelines in the management of children with head injury, including the ordering of a head CT 3) Utilize imaging studies appropriately in the evaluation of children with head injury

8:30 AM – 8:35 AM: BREAK

8:35 AM – 9:35 AM:
The Eyes Have It
Objectives: 1) Understand eye anatomy and the key steps in a thorough eye examination 2) Summarize which clinical conditions may be identified by each step in the eye examination 3) Treat eye pathology, resulting from infection or trauma, and understand when to refer a child to an ophthalmologist 4) Recognize the clinical differences between periorbital cellulitis and orbital cellulitis

9:35 AM – 9:45 AM: BREAK

9:45 AM – 10:45 AM:
Lotions, Potions and Pills: How to Get the Most Out of Dermatologic Treatments
Objectives: 1) Review frequently used vehicles 2) Discuss management of dry skin 3) Become familiar with different topical agents 4) Review systemic medications used for dermatological diseases

10:45 AM – 10:50 AM: BREAK

10:50 AM – 11:50 AM:
Updates in Eczema and Psoriasis
Objectives: 1) Review common forms of eczema 2) Review new treatments for eczema 3) Review common forms of psoriasis 4) Review new treatments for psoriasis

Saturday, August 20

7:30 AM – 8:30 AM:
All You Ever Wanted to Know About Acne
Objectives: 1) Manage the patient with acne vulgaris 2) Review the clinical presentation and management of acne rosacea 3) Recognize acne, rashes and folliculitis

8:30 AM – 8:35 AM: BREAK

8:35 AM – 9:35 AM:
Nonmelanoma Skin Cancers and Procedures in Dermatology
Objectives: 1) Recognize and differentiate nonmelanoma skin cancers, premalignant lesions, and how to manage 2) Review what is new in nonmelanoma skin cancers

9:35 AM – 9:45 AM: BREAK

9:45 AM – 10:45 AM:
Thinking Better: Medical Decision-Making at the Bedside
Objectives: 1) Discuss how pattern recognition, memory, and making snap judgments may lead to diagnostic errors 2) Understand the cognitive errors that physicians make most frequently 3) Develop an approach to medical decision-making that will help avoid diagnostic error

10:45 AM – 10:50 AM: BREAK

10:50 AM – 11:50 AM:
Visual Diagnosis
Objectives: 1) Demonstrate the ability to identify diagnoses in children by simple visual inspection 2) Discriminate among common pediatric diagnoses by asking appropriate patient history questions 3) Appreciate the importance of pattern recognition in establishing a diagnosis

Sunday, August 21

7:30 AM – 8:30 AM:
Infants Behaving Badly
Objectives: 1) Develop a thorough differential diagnosis for ill-appearing infants 2) Summarize the key management strategies in actual cases of ill-appearing infants 3) Select appropriate diagnostic studies in the evaluation and management of infants with interesting and uncommon diagnoses

8:30 AM – 8:35 AM: BREAK

8:35 AM – 9:35 AM:
Does My Patient Need Surgery?
Objectives: 1) Be able to make rapid management decisions based on children presenting signs and symptoms suggestive of a surgical emergency 2) Select appropriate diagnostic studies in the evaluation of children with surgical emergencies 3) Avoid activities that will result in a delayed diagnosis for children with surgical emergencies

9:35 AM – 9:45 AM: BREAK

9:45 AM – 10:45 AM:
Melanoma and Moles
Objectives: 1) Differentiate benign versus suspicious nevi 2) Recognize the clinical presentations of melanoma 3) Learn about the surgical and medical treatments of melanoma

10:45 AM – 10:50 AM: BREAK

10:50 AM – 11:50 AM:
Cosmetic Dermatology
Objectives: 1) Review the uses of botulinum toxin and complications 2) Review the indications and complications of fillers and acid peels 3) Understand the physics of lasers and treatment 4) Review body dysmorphic syndrome

Please Note: Content is subject to change without notice. Please refer to the activity website for the most current information.

Program Schedule





August 19, 2022

The Coeur d’Alene Resort Meeting Room

Conference - Day 1

Continental Breakfast for Registered Attendees

Check-In Opens at 7:00 AM

7:30 AM - 11:50 AM

August 20, 2022

The Coeur d’Alene Resort Meeting Room

Conference - Day 2

Continental Breakfast for Registered Attendees

7:30 AM - 11:50 AM

August 21, 2022

The Coeur d’Alene Resort Meeting Room

Conference - Day 3

Continental Breakfast for Registered Attendees

7:30 AM - 11:50 AM


Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education – ACCME

MCE Conferences is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

MCE Conferences designates this live activity for a maximum of 12 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credits commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

ABIM MOC Recognition

Successful completion of this CME activity, which includes participation in the evaluation component, enables the participant to earn up to 12 (part II) MOC points in the American Board of Internal Medicine’s (ABIM) Maintenance of Certification (MOC) program. Participants will earn MOC points equivalent to the amount of CME credits claimed for the activity. It is the CME activity provider’s responsibility to submit participant completion information to ACCME for the purpose of granting ABIM MOC credit.

American Academy of Family Physicians – AAFP

The AAFP has reviewed Primary Care Update: Adult Dermatology and Pediatric Emergency Medicine and deemed it acceptable for up to 12.00 Live AAFP Prescribed credits. Term of Approval is from 08/19/2022 to 08/21/2022. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

AMA/AAFP Equivalency:AAFP Prescribed credit is accepted by the American Medical Association as equivalent to AMA PRA Category 1 credit(s)™ toward the AMA Physician’s Recognition Award. When applying for the AMA PRA, Prescribed credit earned must be reported as Prescribed, not as Category 1.

The College of Family Physicians of Canada – Mainpro-M1

The American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP) is the accrediting body for family medicine continuing medical education (CME) in the United States of America. CFPC members who complete any live CME/CPD program accredited by the AAFP for Prescribed credit can claim the equivalent number of Mainpro-M1 credits. Canadian

American Osteopathic Association – AOA

CME activities approved for AAFP credit are recognized by the AOA as equivalent to AOA Category 2 credit.

American Academy of Physician Assistants – AAPA

AAPA accepts Category 1 CME approval from the AAFP.

American Association of Nurse Practitioners – AANP

AAFP Prescribed Credits are accepted by the AANP.

American Nurses Credentialing Center – ANCC

According to the ANCC, the continuing education hours approved by the AAFP meet the ANCC-accredited CNE criteria.

Pharmacology Credits

This course has been reviewed and is acceptable for up to 12 CE credits; please verify with your Medical Board which hours may be applied toward Pharmacology credit.

Hotel Accommodations

We currently still have rooms available, however we are past our group reservation cutoff date with the property. Please email with your preferred dates and occupancy, so we may confirm if the property is able to book you a reservation. Should no availability remain, please click here for nearby lodging options or call (208) 209-5031 to confirm if the The Coeur d’Alene Resort has remaining availability for you to book direct.

Please note: Room categories are based on availability at the time of request.

Accommodations and Amenities –Rooms at The Coeur d’Alene Golf & Spa Resort are located in three sections: the Lake Tower, the Park Tower, and the North Wing. The 17-story Lake Tower rises above downtown Coeur d’Alene on the north shore of beautiful Lake Coeur d’Alene. The Park Tower features midsize rooms with views of the lake, city, and mountains. The North Wing provides accommodation options for value-minded travelers. Each upscale, well-appointed room is designed to optimize the comfort of our guests. Enjoy custom signature beds with pillow-top mattresses, complimentary Wi-Fi, cotton robes, luxury toiletries, refrigerators, in-room coffee, and a local daily newspaper delivered each morning.

  • Park Tower Marina View $349.00: A mid-sized living space area with views of either a West view of Lake Coeur d’Alene and the marina or city-mountain views. All rooms are well appointed and recently renovated with a contemporary updated appeal and modernized technology. Bedding Options – King Bed with Sleeper Sofa, King Bed with City View, or 2 Double Beds.

Additional Lodging Information – Are as follows: 8.0% state and lodging tax and 5.4% surcharge applicable to all Guest room sales, twenty-one percent (21.0%) and tax is six percent (6.0%) state tax is applied to all food and beverage sales.

Check-in/Check-out times: Check in-time begins at 4:00 PM. Check-out time is at 11:00 AM. The bell captain can arrange to hold luggage for guests attending the program in order to avoid late check-out.

Hotel ParkingThe Coeur d’Alene Resort provides controlled covered on-site parking. The current fee is $19.00 per every twenty-four (24) hour period.  Valet services are also offered at $23.00. Local and off-site MCE guests will be offer 3 hours of complimentary self-parking and of $2.00 per hour for each additional hour during the hours and days of the conference.

Lodging Deposit – A Deposit of 1 Night + tax is due at the time of booking. Balance is due to the resort upon arrival.

Lodging Cancellations – Terms and conditions as per MCE’s room allotment agreement with conference lodging venue:

  • Cancellation made 31 days or more prior to arrival: A full refund will be issued.
  • Cancellation 30 days or less prior to arrival: No refunds will be issued.
  • No-shows and early departures are considered a cancellation: No refunds will be issued.

All lodging cancellations must be made directly with the lodging venue. Please refer to your lodging confirmation for contact information and policies.

Register & Book Your Lodging Early!
The MCE reduced room rates will be available to registered attendees up until July 12, 2022, (based on availability). Our allotment for reduced room rates may sell out before this date. We urge you to secure your lodging reservation as early as possible. Reduced rates will also be offered 3 nights pre and post program dates (based on availability).

Room Reservation Guidelines – The lodging reservation link has been created for the MCE Conference continuing medical education program, and only guests that are registered for this CME conference are eligible to use this site in order to access discounted rooms and/or theme park tickets (if applicable).

  • Attendees must register within (7) seven days of booking MCE discounted lodging to avoid cancellations or increased nightly rates (depending on Hotel/Resort policy).
  • We allow a maximum of 2 room reservations per registered attendee, based on availability and rates at the time of booking.
  • Rooms and/or tickets (if applicable) cannot be purchased for the purpose of, or with the intention of being resold.
  • All reservations must be made under the registered attendee’s’ name, as all reservations and ticket orders (if applicable) will be audited against the CME program registration list. Should it be necessary, we reserve the right to contact you to request proof of registration. If it is discovered that the reservation and/or ticket order is not for an MCE Conferences participant, the reservations and/or ticket order may be cancelled or modified based on the Hotel/Resort policy, and deposits may not be eligible for a refund.

Please Note: In order to provide a quality and interactive CME program, MCE Conferences will limit the amount of registrations per conference.

Additional Travel Information

Airport Information – The Coeur d’Alene Resort is located 40 minutes east of the Spokane International Airport, offering nonstop or one-stop access from most major US and Canadian cities.

Car Rental – To make your discounted car rental reservation, please click on the following links (please note: car rental company availability may differ based on airport/ destination)

  • AVIS – Click Here and enter G028287 in the “AWD Number” box to receive the Group Discount.
  • Budget – Click Here
  • Enterprise – Click Here and enter XZB6145 to receive the  Group Discount.
  • Hertz – Click Here and check the “Enter a Discount or Promo Code” and “I am a Corporate Customer” boxes. Enter 2086989 in the “Discount/CDP/Club Code” box to receive the Group Discount.
  • National – Click Here and enter XZB6145 under Contract ID to receive Group Discount.

Airport Transportation The Coeur d’Alene Resort currently provides 6-passenger LimoVan service to and from the Spokane International Airport.  This service is available with forty-eight (48) hour advanced reservations. The current fee is $79.00 per person, round trip; $50.00 per person one-way; $29.00 per child under age 2, round trip. A 13-passenger motor coach is also available.  Private transfers are available at $150 per person round-trip or $100 per person one-way via resort van and $300 each way via Private SUV (5 people maximum). Please inquire regarding rates and additional services directly with The Coeur d’Alene Golf & Spa Resort Click Here.

Please Note: MCE is not associated with the third-party services listed herein and shall not be liable for any services of such third party providers.

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