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Abel Torres, MD, JD
Chair, Dermatology
School of Medicine
Professor, Dermatology
School of Medicine
Professor, Basic Sciences
School of Medicine
Associate Professor, School of Public Health
School of Public Health
Other LLU Classes Outside Of Schedule 
Lecture
 
1/2007 - Present Didactic Lectures
12-20-06: Loma Linda University Dermatology Grand Rounds. Topic: Risk Management in Dermatology 1 hr. 4-11-07: LLU Dermatology Grand Rounds Topic: Flaps & Grafts in Dermatology 1 hr.
7/2006 - 6/2007 Didactic Lectures
12-20-06: LLU Dermatology Grand Rounds Topic: Risk Management in Dermatology 1 hr. 04-11-07: LLU Dermatology Grand Rounds Topic: Flaps & Grafts in Dermatology 1 hr.
7/2006 - 6/2007 Didactic Lectures
July 25/August 6, 2006:LLU CME Office of Continuing Medical Education Course/Cruise; Skin Cancer and Medical-Legal Issues, British Isles. 2 hrs. 08/9-11/2006; Pacific Dermatology Association, Monterey, CA; Topic: Immune Modulator Therapy for Skin Cancer. July 10-15, 2006. Gave lectures and taught at workshops at the Hugh Greenway Annual Lecture/Workshop Meeting, Scripps, San Diego, CA. 6 hrs.
7/2006 - 6/2007 Didactic Lectures
9/8-10/06; California Society of Dermatology & Dermatologic Surgery, "Medical-Legal Issues Surrounding Dermatologic Surgery", Coronado, CA. 1 hr 09/18/06; San Diego Dermatologic Society, "Advancements in Skin Cancer Therapy". 1 hr. 10/5-7/06; Fall Clinical Dermatology Conference, Las Vegas, NV, "Effectiveness of Curettage & Imiquimod 5% Cream in the Treatment of Basal Cell Carcinoma". 1 hr
7/2006 - 6/2007 Didactic Lectures
10/13-15/06; The Tennessee Dermatology Society Meeting. Memphis, TN. "Interesting Cases in Dermatologic Surgery". 1 hr. 10/18/06; The Melanoma Symposium, Tufts University, Boston, MA, "Sentinel Lymph Node Biopsy & Melanoma Pros and Cons". 1 hr. 10/30/06; The Family Practice Soceity of San Jose, San Jose, CA. "Update on Skin Cancer". 1 hr. 11/10-12/06; American Academy of Dermatology, Tucson, AZ; Practice Management Symposium. "Dermatologists as an Employer: Medical-Legal Issues". 1 hr. 1/14-15/07; LLU Medical-Dental Conference, Mammoth, CA. "Risk Management for Doctors & Dentists". 1 hr. 1/16-17/07; Hawaii Winter Dermatoloogy Meeting, "Curettage & Imiquimod in the Treatment of Basal Cell Carcinoma". 1 hr. 2/1-4/07; American Academy of Dermtaology (AAD), Chicago, Il. "Complications in Dermatologic Surgery" 1 hr. 2-3-07; AAD, Chicago, IL. 1st Annual Multi-Center Group Meeting, "Confocal Microscopy for Pigmented Lesions" 2 hrs. 3-4-07; LLU APC Convention, Loma Linda, CA. "Mohs Surgery" presentation to ENT and Plastic Surgery Panel "Fillers and Resurfacing". 2 hrs. 3/22/07; Phoenix Dermatology Society, Phoenix, AZ. "Treatment of Rosacea" and "Medical Malpractice Lecture". 2 hrs.
7/2006 - 6/2007 Didactic Lectures
3-29-07; American Osteopathic College of Dermatology, Santa Fe, New Mexico. "Risk Management" and "Interesting Cases from LLU". 2 hrs. 3/30/07; New Jersey Dermatologic Society, Philadelphia, PA. "Update in Skin Cancer Therapy". 1 hr.
Interactive Teaching
 
7/2006 - 6/2007 Teaching
Interactive teaching of dermatology residents and of LLUSM rotating medical students.
Administrative Teaching Roles
 
7/2006 - 6/2007 Administrative teaching
Head, Division of Dermatology
Instructional Prep of New Material
 
7/2006 - 6/2007 Instructional Material
Revised the Procedural Dermatology Fellowship Policy and Procedures Manual and the Goals and Objectives