Dr. Kim Papp

Dermatologist, Kitchener, ON

Dr. Kim Papp has a general dermatology practice and clinical research center in Waterloo, Ontario,
Canada. He is a Member of the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Ontario, a Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada, and a Fellow of the American Academy of Dermatology.
He has over 25 years’ experience as a Principal Investigator across various indications including
psoriasis – for which he is best known, atopic dermatitis, lichen sclerosis et atrophicus, urticaria, vitiligo, alopecia areata, psoriatic arthritis, and others.
Dr. Papp, with the support of Probity Medical Research, an organization for which he is Founder and President, has become one of the world’s leading experts in the treatment of psoriasis and atopic dermatitis. Dr. Papp is a consultant or advisor for over 65 pharmaceutical and biotech companies.
His academic interest in the assessment of disease severity measures, the impact of bias and error on clinical assessment, clinical trial design, pharmacokinetics/ pharmacodynamics, and the development of meaningful clinical guidelines and treatment targets, is partially reflected in over 500 publications.

4:25 PM - 4:55 PM

FRI Apr 19

Name that Rash: Differentiating the dangerous from the mundane

The primary objective of this presentation is to have challenging discussion, polling, and reflection questions to help HCPs: Recognize some of the differences between GPP and skin conditions with similar presentations and provide realistic guidance on what they should do if they come across these diseases in their practice.

Learning Objectives:

  1. Recognize the signs and symptoms of generalized pustular psoriasis (GPP)
  2. Distinguish GPP from other skin conditions with similar presentations
  3. Choose treatment options to manage patients with these conditions