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Webinars for the whole veterinary team

What I wish someone had told me sooner: Practical Tips for Success in Dermatology

Free Webinar brought to you by Hill’s Pet Nutrition USA – Clinical Series
1 Hr of RACE CE approved
Approved for 1 hour of NYSED credit

Dr. Jason B. Pieper

Start Date
May 26, 2021
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There is so much information to absorb in school and when first starting out in clinical practice. This makes it inherently known that some important information will not be covered or remembered due to the massive amount of data. In this program, we will discuss some practical tips which can help to provide success for your dermatology patients. Glucocorticoids inherently have a negative image due to some of their side effects, but this drug has great benefit when used in appropriate situations. Aural hematomas are a common sequelae of otitis externa and there are a few different ways to manage this condition based on the presentation. Commercially prepared medications have been thoroughly studied in order to show their stability and efficacy. Compounded medications are rarely evaluated to the same scrutiny, yet are commonly used as replacements. Evidence based medicine should guide your usage of compounded medications rather than purely due to decreased cost. One of the most common skills that we use in life is communication and this is extremely important for veterinary dermatology due to the chronicity of our cases. We will discuss the importance of communication as well as some clinically practical tips to help your patients.

When is it?

Note: This webinar is being recorded. If you are unable to attend the live lecture, a link to the recording will be shared with you a few days following the lecture.


Jason B. Pieper


Dr. Pieper is currently an Assistant Professor for Dermatology at Iowa State University. He attended veterinary school at Iowa State University and graduated in 2009 which was followed up by a rotating internship in the greater Chicago area and a dermatology internship in Phoenix. He completed a dermatology residency at the University of Illinois in 2015 and became a diplomate of the American College of Veterinary Dermatology in 2015. Dr. Pieper also completed his master’s degree in 2016 at the University of Illinois. He was a Clinical Assistant Professor and the Dermatology and Otology Service Head at the University of Illinois until 2019. Prior to veterinary medicine, he served in the U.S. Navy as a chef for almost 6 years splitting his time in San Diego and Washington D.C. His areas of interest in veterinary dermatology include otitis, resistant bacterial infections, dermatohistopathology, platelet rich plasma, CO2 laser and dermoscopy.

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