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An Approach to the Hair and Scalp Exam in Pediatric Patients with Textured Hair

Objectives and Disclosures

Participants will be able to:

  1.  Analyze the sociopolitical context of textured hair.
  2. Outline the important components of the history and physical in a pediatric patient with textured hair.
  3. Apply these physical exam components to the appropriate patients in a clinical setting.

Planners disclose they have no relevant financial relationships. 

Speaker discloses: Consultant for Google and on advisory board for L’Oreal. All relevant financial relationships have been mitigated


Jenna Lester, MD
Assistant Professor, Dermatology, UCSF School of Medicine



Seattle Children’s is accredited by the Washington State Medical Association CME Accreditation Committee to sponsor continuing medical education for physicians.

Seattle Children’s designates this online educational activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

This activity meets the criteria for up to 1 hour of Category I CME credit to satisfy the relicensure requirements of the Washington State Medical Quality Assurance Commission.

Videos are available for only one year after posting.

If you wish to receive Category I CME credit for viewing this Provider Grand Rounds session, please complete the evaluation form. Upon completion of the form you will receive an auto-reply email that will serve as the only confirmation of your CME credit. Please keep the email for your records.