2022 Virtual Medicine Grand Rounds with Amy J. McMichael, MD

Please join us for Virtual Medicine Grand Rounds,
Friday, January 21, 2022

“Complex Medical Dermatology in Skin of Color”

Amy J. McMichael, MD
Professor and Chair
Department of Dermatology
Atrium Health Wake Forest Baptist
Winston-Salem, NC 

8:00 a.m. – 9:00 a.m. 

We encourage you to join us on WebEx:
Medicine Grand Rounds: WebEx Link


you may view the livestream conference:
Medicine Grand Rounds: Livestream Link

Livestream participants are invited to email questions for the speaker to:

Co-Sponsored by the Department of Dermatology and the Department of Medicine
Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth

Learning Objectives

  1. Review literature on hyperpigmentation, keloids and acne in skin of color.
  2. Discuss the current treatment options for skin disease in patients of color.
  3. Underscore the pitfalls of treatment of skin disease in patients of color.

 About our presenter:

Dr. Amy McMichael is a Philadelphia native who received her medical degree from the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine. She completed internship at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital in Philadelphia and Dermatology residency at the University of Michigan School of Medicine.

She has been a faculty member at Wake Forest Baptist Medical center since 1994. She is currently Professor and Chair of the Department of Dermatology at Wake Forest School of Medicine. She also served as the Residency Director of the department for 12 years.

Dr. McMichael’s clinical and research interests include hair and scalp disorders and skin of color.  She is a fellow of the American Academy of Dermatology and a past Chair of the Skin of Color Society and the National Medical Association Dermatology Section. She has served as Vice President of the Women’s Dermatologic Society and Secretary/Treasurer of the North American Alopecia Research Society.  She currently serves as a member of the Board of the American Academy of Dermatology. She is co-editor of the text Hair Diseases: Medical, Surgical, and Cosmetic Treatments, serves on the editorial boards of JAMA Dermatology, Cosmetic Dermatology and The Dermatologist, and is the author of numerous journal articles and chapters. She is also an active member of the Greensboro Medical Society.

Please join the Department of Medicine in welcoming Dr. McMichael for Medicine Grand Rounds.



The following activity director(s), planning committee member(s), speaker(s), author(s) or anyone in a position to control the content for this activity have reported the following financial relationship(s)* with ineligible company(ies)**. All of the relevant financial relationships listed for these individuals have been mitigated.

Planning Committee member, Richard Rothstein, MD, has Research Support from Fractyl, and is a member of the Scientific Advisory Board for Allurion.

* A “financial relationship" includes employee, researcher (named as the PI), consultant, advisor, speaker, independent contractor (including contracted research), royalties or patent beneficiary, executive role, and/or an ownership interest (not including stocks owned in a managed portfolio).

** An ineligible company is any entity whose primary business is producing, marketing, selling, re-selling, or distributing healthcare products used by or on patients.


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Dartmouth-Hitchcock 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.

If you would like to view Grand Rounds at a different time, you can find an archived edition at this link: http://video.dartmouth-hitchcock.org

Please note: in order to receive credit for attending this conference you must complete the mobile sign-in within 48 hours of the presentation. Use the text-in number 603-346-4334 from your phone or enter the activity code from a computer http://www.d-h.org/clpd-account. Activity codes will not be provided until the time of the presentation.

As an alternative to texting the activity code to request credit, you can obtain CME credit by following this link: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/9FPWVBM?sm=%2bK9WIqHpXmWXCc7ZFcxm6g%3d%3d. The evaluation will be available beginning at 9AM and must be completed within one day of the live presentation.

Please email Jean Metz with questions jean.e.metz@hitchcock.org