One (1) Category 1A CME Credit available for this course.


  1. Recognize that certain skin disorders are a window into serious systemic illnesses
  2. Understand that making a specific diagnosis and being aware of associations can result in early diagnose
  3. Recognize the histologic features of skin disorders that are windows into systemic illnesses


  1. New methods of diagnosis or treatment

References: “Dermatopathology in Systemic Disease.” Smoller BR and Horn TD. Oxford University Press, 2001.

Vivian Lora, Lorenzo Cerroni, Carla Cota. “Skin manifestations of rheumatoid arthritis.” G Ital Dermatol Venereol. 2018 Apr;153(2):243-255.

Core Competencies: 2,3,6