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AOCD Wednesday Webinar - Basic Tenets of Skin Care
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This is a live virtual webinar focusing on the Basic Tenets of Skin Care presented by Dr. Suzanne Sirota Rozenberg and brought to you by the American Osteopathic College of Dermatology.

When: Wednesday, June 24, 2020
7:00 PM
Where: Virtual via Zoom
United States
Presenter: Suzanne Sirota Rozenberg, DO, FAOCD
Contact: Shelley Wood

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Basic Tenets of Skin Care
Presented by: Suzanne Sirota Rozenberg, DO, FAOCD
Eligible for up to One (1) AOA Category 1A CME or One (1) AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™


  1. Basic tenets of skincare
  2. Differences between cleansers and types of moisturizers
  3. Photoprotection review


  1. New methods of diagnosis or treatment
  2. Availability of new medication(s) or indication(s)
  3. Advances in medical knowledge


  1. Bolognia Dermatology (2018):
    “Sunscreens and Photoprotection” pgs. 2310 – 2317.
    “Cosmetics and Cosmeceuticals” pgs. 2578 – 2592.
  2. Zoe Draelos Cosmeceuticals (2016):
    “Moisturizer and Barrier Repair Formulations” pgs. 81 – 89.
    “Sunscreens” pgs. 143 – 152.
  3. Zoe Draelos Cosmetic Dermatology: Products and Procedures (2010):
    “Bar Cleansers Cleansers” pgs. 77 – 87.
    “Personal cleansers: body wash” pgs. 88 – 94.
    “Facial cleansers and cleansing cloths” pgs. 95 – 101.
    “Non-foaming and low-foaming cleansers” pgs. 102 – 105.
    “Facial Moisturizers” pgs. 123 – 129.
    “Hand and Foot moisturizers” pgs. 130 – 137.
    “Sunscreens” pgs. 144 – 148.

Core Competencies: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7

Dr. Suzanne Sirota Rozenberg is a board certified dermatologist practicing in Woodmere, New York She earned her Doctor Of Osteopathic Medicine degree at New York College of Osteopathic Medicine in 1988. After medical school, she completed her internship and residency in family practice at Peninsula Hospital Center in Far Rockaway NY in 1992. She has been board certified in family medicine since then. She then practiced for the next ten years with her brother in family medicine and her father in vein sclerotherapy. Starting in 1996, she taught in the Family Medicine course at NYCOM, and also taught in the Osteopathic Family Medicine program at St. John's Episcopal Hospital. Beginning in 2002, she returned to residency in Dermatology at St. Johns. She served as chief resident and graduated in 2005. She became board certified in dermatology by the AOBD in 2005. From July 2005 until December 2012, he was assistant dermatology program director and associate DME at St. Johns. She then became Program Director at St. Johns and has been running the program since. She has taken the program from 4 residents to 9, and through ACGME certification. Dr. SSR also maintains positions as Clinical Adjunct Professor at Tourocom and LECOM. She has a full time practice in Dermatology with her daughter as well.

Dr. SSR has multiple memberships in local, state and national societies. They include, the AOA, ACOFP, AOCD, AAD, LIDS, ACOFP-NY, MSSNY, NYSOMS. She is a Past President of the AOCD and a Fellow of Distinction. Since 2013, she has been active in the AOA House of Delegates. She is currently the Vice Chair of the New York delegation. She is also past president of the New York chapter of ACOFP, and remains active in the organization with continual lectures to the membership. As part of the AOCD, she has served as a Trustee, Vice Presidents, President, member of the EEC, membership, bylaws and nominating committee. She serves as the AOCD representative to the AOA PTRC committee. She is currently treasurer of Long Island Derm Society.

Dr. SSR has been a vocal advocate for Osteopathic Medical Education and recognition. During her tenure as AOCD president, she advocated for equal membership in the American Academy of Dermatology. As part of the AAD ad Hoc task force, members were educated about osteopathic dermatology and the third vote for full recognition as fellows went through. Today, DOs and MDs work hand in hand in dermatology.

Dr. SSR lectures locally and nationally, speaking at meetings for the AOCD, EROC, ROC, Touro, ACOFP, ACOFP-NY. She has numerous publications with her residents. In addition to being board certified in Dermatology, she maintains her certification in Family Medicine and Sclerotherapy.

Most importantly, Dr. Sirota Rozenberg remains dedicated to her husband, Dr. Barry Rozenberg, and her evergrowing family. She has 5 children, a son-in- law, daughter-in- law, and 8 beautiful grandchildren. A day does not go by without her speaking to them and her Mom, being there for them and for the rest of her entire extended family.

Disclosures: Speaker: Aerolase; Master Injector: Galderma


More Upcoming Wednesday Webinars:

October 21, 2020  Nail Diseases
Bradley Glick, DO, FAOCD
November 4, 2020  Primary Care Dermatology 
James Landero, DO, FAOCD
December 2, 2020  Third World Dermatology
G. Scott Drew, DO, FAOCD 
December 9, 2020  Update on Eczema Atopic Skin
James Q. Del Rosso, DO, FAOCD 


The American Osteopathic College of Dermatology (AOCD) is accredited by the American Osteopathic Association (AOA) to provide Category 1A continuing medical education for physicians.

The American Osteopathic College of Dermatology (AOCD) designates this program for a maximum of 1 AOA Category 1-A credits and will report CME and specialty credits commensurate with the extent of the physician’s participation in this activity.

The American Osteopathic College of Dermatology (AOCD) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ continuing medical education for physicians.

The American Osteopathic College of Dermatology (AOCD) designates this program for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™, and will report CME and specialty credits commensurate with the extent of the physician’s participation in this activity.


All webinar presentations are funded in total by the American Osteopathic College of Dermatology. No commercial support is received for production, presentation/webcast, speaker honorarium, or any other purpose. Speakers are instructed to refrain from using product brand names, using company names, and displaying any commercial bias in their presentations.

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