The All Stars of Cockerell Dermatopathology

All Stars – Lab Week April 23-29, 2017 This week was National Medical Laboratory Professionals Week – a yearly celebration of our medical laboratory professionals and pathologists. Many major organizations including the National Society for Histotechnology, the College of American Pathologists, the Association of Public Health Laboratories, the American Society for Clinical Pathology and the
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2017 Practical Symposium CME hike

4th Annual Practical Symposium | 2017 Update

 Practical Symposium – Learn. Explore. Network. Summertime is almost upon us and that means it’s time to start planning your trip to Beaver Creek for the fourth annual Practical Dermatology & Dermatopathology Symposium. Dr. Clay J. Cockerell and the symposium faculty are pleased to announce that the agenda topics for this year are almost finalized.
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physician review websites

Physician Review Websites: A Physician’s Perspective

Physician review websites that permit patients and third-party reviewers to grade physicians in popular online forums have become increasingly popular over the past few years. Statistics that relate to this trend are as follows: The number of reviews on RateMDs.com, one of the first physician review websites, has grown from 2,475 reviews in 2005 to
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BEWARE: Not All Labs Are Created Equal

YOUR SKIN BIOPSY There is a major epidemic of skin cancer in the world today. In the United States alone, millions of skin cancers will be diagnosed just this year. Furthermore, it is estimated that approximately 1 in 50 individuals born this year will develop malignant melanoma, the most dangerous and often life threatening form
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Reduce Your Risk of Skin Cancer and Prevent Wrinkling When You Practice Good Skin Care

You hear the warnings to wear sunscreen every summer and have heard that you should even be wearing it in the winter. There are a thousand skin care products in the drugstore and countless more you can order online or browse at specialty stores. You may not burn easily and wonder what the big deal
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