December - October 2017

December 2017 Meeting

SkinCeuticals Is Proud to Host The Sacramento Valley Dermatology Society’s Chapter Meeting

December 20th, 2017

6pm - 9pm  1201 K St. Sacramento, CA 95814

Please check into security station and you will be escorted up to our private dining experience.

Come and celebrate the end to a fantastic year and kick start 2018 among friends and peers. Enjoy breathtaking views of our wonderful city and eat delicious food prepared by  chef Christophe Cornet @ Brasserie Capitale.

RSVP’s appreciated by 12/15/2017


November 15th Meeting

Time: 6:30 PM

Location: Cafeteria 15L, 1116 15th St, Sacramento, CA 95814

Speaker: April Armstrong, MD MPH

Topic: "A Milestone in the treatment of moderate to severe hidradenitis suppurativa," sponsored by Abbvie

Following Dr. Armstrong's presentation, there will be brief virtual case presentations by UC Davis Dermatology trainees.

Please RSVP as soon as possible to or to this email.


October 18th Meeting

Time: 6:30 PM – 9 PM. Join SVDS for Happy Hour open bar, dinner, presentation and discussion and dessert!

Location: Mulvaney’s B & L, 1215 19th St, Sacramento, CA 95811

Speaker: Dr. H.L. Greenberg, Las Vegas Dermatology

Topic: A Novel Nonsteroidal Prescription Option for Mild-to-Moderate Atopic Dermatitis

Best, and looking forward to seeing you there!

Jared Jagdeo, MD, MS

August 2017

SVDS Members,

Join us on Saturday, August 26 for our biggest event of the year! (No need to respond if you already have)

Sacramento Valley Dermatology Society and San Francisco Dermatologic Society are excited to bring you a joint program with world-class speakers in downtown Sacramento.

Parking passes will be provided to everyone who RSVP's by Saturday, August 12.  Please RSVP to

Marriott Residence Inn, 1121 15th St (at L St), Sacramento, CA 95814

8:00 - 8:45 am       Breakfast and sign-in
8:45 - 9:20 am       Larry Eichenfield, MD - "Biologic Therapy of Atopic Dermatitis" (Sponsored by Regeneron)
9:20 - 9:30 am       Welcome to CME event
9:30 - 9:55 am       Apra Sood, MD - "Updates in Contact Dermatitis"
9:55 - 10:20 am     Jenny Fu, MD - "Therapeutic Update on Alopecia Areata"
10:20 - 10:40 am   Refreshment Break
10:40 - 11:10 am   Case Presentations
11:10 - 11:35 am    Maija Kiuru, MD PhD - "Update on Molecular Tests for Melanoma"
11:35 - 11:45 am   Closing of CME event
11:45 - 12:30 pm   Social reception at Cafeteria 15L
12:30 - 2:00 pm     Lunch at Cafeteria 15L with Brian Berman MD PhD - "New Therapeutics for Treating Keloid Scars" (Sponsored by Sensus)

We hope to see you there!

July 2017

July Meeting

When: Wednesday, July 19, 2017

Patient Presentations: UCD Dermatology Clinic at 6:00 pm; 3301 C Street, Suite 1300 (Cannery Business Park, 33rd and C Streets). Free parking in spaces marked "UCD" in front of the clinic.

Dinner/Discussion: Speaker: Andrea Willey MD will be sharing her experiences with Red Light PDT

Restaurant: Following patient presentation at 6:30 pm; Mulvaney’s Next Door at the B & L; 1215 19th Street; Sacramento, CA 95816; (916) 441-6022

Please RSVP as soon as possible to 

If you are presenting a patient: Dr. Tom Konia will review the pathology. Pathology slides for this meeting should be mailed to Dr. Konia at UCD, 3301 C St #1400, Sacramento, CA 95816. Dr. Konia will need to receive all slides as soon as possible to prepare photomicrographs.

Clinical Moderator: Our clinical moderator will be Dr. Raja Sivamani. To facilitate patient discussions, please e-mail cases to Dr. Silvamani as soon as possible at

Dr. Jared Jagdeo, SVDS President, on behalf of the SVDS Executive Committee