Psoriasis Series

Pediatric Psoriasis

Supported by independent educational grants from Ortho Dermatologics and Sun Pharmaceutical Industries, Inc.

About this course

Skill level: Intermediate
Estimated time to complete activity: 45 min
Release date: October 08, 2018
Expiration date: October 08, 2020


American Medical Association(AMA), California Board of Registered Nursing(CBRN)


This activity is part of a 14-course series designed to equip licensed practitioners from medical, nursing, and related disciplines with a multidisciplinary approach to managing patients with psoriasis.

14. Pediatric Psoriasis

One-third of adult psoriasis patients develop symptoms starting in childhood. Learn about the diagnostic challenges and management of childhood psoriasis.

Educational Objectives

After completing this activity, participants will able to:

  • Identify differences with pediatric psoriasis
  • Identify challenges in diagnosis
  • Demonstrate awareness of the psychosocial impact of psoriasis in the pediatric population
  • Discuss treatment strategies for affected children

The faculty reported the following financial relationships with commercial interests whose products or services may be mentioned in this activity:

Name of Faculty Reported Financial Relationship
Wynnis Tom, MD Principal Investigator: Celgene, Dermira, Incyte, Janssen, Medimetriks, Pfizer, Promius, Regeneron


Wynnis Tom, MD

Contact Information

This activity is jointly provided by SynAptiv and LearnHealth Inc.

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