Pediatric Alopecia Areata: Treatment Options for Children
Date & Time
Saturday, June 26, 2021, 9:50 AM - 10:10 AM
Leslie Castelo-Soccio, MD, PhD

Dr. Leslie Castelo-Soccio will share key things parents need to know about alopecia areata in children and adolescents, including the major differences between pediatric and adult patients, and the risks and benefits of current and evolving off-label treatment options. Dr. Castelo-Soccio is Assistant Professor of Pediatrics and Director of the Pediatric Dermatology research section at the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia. Her research focuses on pediatric hair disorders and inherited genetic skin conditions.