Available Until 6/30/2024

Innovations in Immune-Mediated Skin Conditions: Focus on Alopecia Areata

This activity is supported by 
an unrestricted educational grant from Pfizer, Inc.

Course Description:

During this session, presenters will provide an overview of the disease burden of alopecia areata, discuss health care costs and utilization, highlight the patient-specific factors that must be considered when making treatment decisions for a diverse population, and explore the FDA-approved and pipeline pharmacologic treatment options for alopecia areata.

Learning Objectives:

At the completion of this knowledge-based activity, participants should be able to: 

1. Describe the disease burden of moderate-to-severe alopecia areata on clinical and patient-reported outcomes.
2. Differentiate new and emerging targeted therapies for alopecia areata based on mechanisms of action, efficacy and safety data, and indications.
3. Discuss approaches to managing alopecia areata among a diverse patient population.
4. Identify strategies to manage health care utilization and costs related to alopecia areata.


Loren Krueger, MD, FAAD

Assistant Professor, Dermatology

Vice Chair, Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion

Emory University School of Medicine

Steven Khleoussi, PharmD, MBA

Manager, Clinical Pharmacy

Highmark, Inc.


Lynn Deguzman, PharmD, BGCP

Clinical Pharmacy Services Director, National Pharmacy

Kaiser Permanente


The Academy of Managed Care Pharmacy (AMCP) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education.

ACPE UAN:0233-0000-22-055-H01-P • Activity Type: Knowledge-Based
Contact Hours: 1.0
Release Date: January 23, 2023 •  Expiration Date: June 30, 2024
Activity Fee: Free for Members and Non-Members

Participants should claim continuing pharmacy education (CPE) credit for this home study activity only if they have not claimed credit for the live activity presented. CPE credit will be processed through the AMCP Learn portal and reported directly to CPE Monitor. Please allow 72 hours for processing and posting in your NABP account.

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Credit Information

Activity Number Credit Amount Accreditation Period
ACPE UAN #0233-0000-22-055-H01-P 1 Contact Hour January 24, 2023 - June 30, 2024