Next Meeting: October 11, 2019

University of Washington Division of Dermatology
and Seattle Dermatologic Society Present

The Annual Robert Pommerening Memorial Lecture

2019 Updates on Pyoderma Gangrenosum
presented by Kanade Shinkai, MD, PhD


Dr. Kanade Shinkai is a Professor of Dermatology at the University of California, San Francisco. As an academic physician, Dr. Shinkai works to advance the collective knowledge of medical information in the field of dermatology through research and collaboration to better understand trends in cutaneous disease, dermatologic manifestations of systemic disease, and the quality of life of patients who live with skin conditions. She is currently serving as the Editor-in-Chief of JAMA Dermatology. She was Residency Program Director at UCSF Department of Dermatology from 2014 – 2018.  In her research, Dr. Shinkai studies immunologic and inflammatory skin diseases.


12:30 – 1:30pm: Patient Presentations, at UWMC Roosevelt I Dermatology Clinic, 4th Floor

2:00 – 4:15pm: Patient Discussion & Lunch at UW Tower Auditorium, Mezzanine

4:30 – 5:30pm: “2019 Updates on Pyoderma Gangrenosum” presented by Dr. Kanade Shinkai

Please RSVP for the event <here> by Monday, September 30, 2019.

If you plan to present a patient, please email Paul Riili at and include a completed copy of the patient protocol form.

Instructions for patients and directions to our clinic are included <here>.

Pathology slides should be forwarded to:
University of Washington
Dermatology Division, Attn: Paul Riili
Box 356524
1959 NE Pacific Street
Seattle WA, 98195-6524

Slides must arrive by Friday, October 4, 2019 to be included in the presentation.

Continuing Medical Education Accreditation

The University of Washington School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The University of Washington School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 27 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.        (Each session is 3.0 credits)