- What causes psoriasis – and what doesn’t?
- Lifestyle choices that can improve your quality of life
- Other health problems that psoriasis can cause or make worse – including effects on your mental health
- Latest treatments for psoriasis
- How psoriasis treatments work and which ones are right for you
In this webinar, you’ll learn about psoriasis, a common and long-term skin disease that has no cure. But treatments and lifestyle changes can improve your symptoms and quality of life. George Han, MD, PhD, an expert in psoriasis and other skin conditions, will explain the causes of psoriasis, including risk factors and triggers. He’ll debunk myths about psoriasis and cover other health problems it can cause or make worse – including effects on your mental health. Han will go over the latest treatments and explain how to know which ones are best for you.
George Han, MD, PhD, is an internationally recognized lecturer and researcher in atopic dermatitis, psoriasis, and teledermatology. He is an associate professor in the Department of Dermatology at the Donald and Barbara Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell. Han is active in basic science research and clinical trials, serving as principal investigator in trials encompassing clinical areas of psoriasis, atopic dermatitis, hidradenitis suppurativa, acne, and vitiligo. He has over 80 publications in peer-reviewed medical journals, as well as several book chapters and patents. He’s president of the Dermatologic Society of Greater New York, a member of the board of directors of the New York State Society of Dermatology and Dermatologic Surgery, and a member of the Medical Board of the National Psoriasis Foundation. He is an associate of the International Eczema Council.