Questions and discussion will immediately follow each talk unless noted otherwise on the agenda.

Sat. Oct. 24

Laser and Aesthetic Basics
7:30 AM 7:40 AM Introduction and Welcome
Mathew M. Avram, MD, JD
7:40 AM 8:15 AM Principles of Energy-Based Device-Skin Interactions: Introduction to Energy-Based Devices
R. Rox Anderson, MD
8:15 AM 8:30 AM Safety 101: Keep You and Your Patients Safe*
Suzanne L. Kilmer, MD
8:30 AM 9:05 AM Overview of Lasers, Light Sources and Energy-Based Devices
E. Victor Ross, MD
9:05 AM 9:25 AM Questions and Discussion
9:25 AM 9:35 AM Break and Stretch
9:35 AM 9:51 AM Red Alert: Lasers, Lights and Topicals for Rosacea and Telangiectasia
Jeremy B. Green, MD
9:51 AM 10:13 AM Update on Tattoo Removal*
Omar A. Ibrahimi, MD, PhD
10:13 AM 10:31 AM Splitting Hairs: Laser Hair Reduction
Omar A. Ibrahimi, MD, PhD
10:31 AM 10:53 AM Pigmented Lesions and Photoaging: My Approach
E. Victor Ross, MD
10:53 AM 11:13 AM Questions and Discussion
11:13 AM 11:23 AM Break and Stretch
11:23 AM 11:49 AM Line It Up: Treatment of Rhytides
Suzanne L. Kilmer, MD
11:49 AM 12:05 PM Clinical Endpoints
Molly Wanner, MD, MBA
12:05 PM 12:25 PM Questions and Discussion
12:25 PM 1:00 PM Lunch Break
Focus on Rejuvenation: Non-Ablative, Ablative and Fractional Technologies: Where Do We Stand?
1:00 PM 1:26 PM Non-Ablative and Ablative Fractional Resurfacing: How to Combine Multiple Devices to Achieve the Best Clinical Results
Roy G. Geronemus, MD
1:26 PM 1:42 PM Oldie But Goodie: Ablative Resurfacing
Brian S. Biesman, MD, FACS
1:42 PM 2:06 PM Tissue Tightening: What’s the Truth?
E. Victor Ross, MD
2:06 PM 2:25 PM Questions and Discussion
2:25 PM 2:35 PM Break and Stretch
Treating Skin of Color
2:35 PM 2:44 PM The Skin Typing System
Karen Kagha, MD
2:44 PM 2:51 PM Racism in Photomedicine and How We Can Combat It
Haley Marks, PhD
2:51 PM 3:04 PM Clinical Cases: Treatment of Melasma
Henry H.L. Chan, MD, PhD, FRCP
3:04 PM 3:16 PM Treatment of Dyschromia and Pigmented Lesions in Asian Patients: How to Optimize Your Results
Henry H.L. Chan, MD, PhD, FRCP
3:16 PM 3:33 PM Treating Skin of Color: Expert Consult
Andrew F. Alexis, MD, MPH
3:33 PM 3:55 PM Questions and Discussion
3:55 PM 4:05 PM Break and Stretch
Medical Applications of Laser and Light Sources
4:05 PM 4:26 PM Research and Treatment: Advances in Hemangiomas and Port-Wine Stains
J. Stuart Nelson, MD, PhD
4:26 PM 4:48 PM Surgical, Laser and Other Treatments of Scars: New Advances Transforming the Way We Treat Scars
Matthias B. Donelan, MD
Jill S. Waibel, MD
4:48 PM 5:05 PM Questions and Discussion
5:05 PM 5:10 PM  Break and Stretch
5:10 PM 5:23 PM Lasers, Cryolysis and Nanoparticles for Acne: Are Selective Treatments for Acne Possible?
Fernanda H. Sakamoto, MD, PhD
5:23 PM 5:33 PM Non-Surgical Treatments for Basal Cell Carcinoma: Emerging Treatments for the Most Common Skin Cancer
Mathew M. Avram, MD, JD
5:33 PM 5:45 PM Questions and Discussion

Sun. Oct. 25

7:30 AM 7:33 AM Introduction: Day Two
Mathew M. Avram, MD, JD
7:33 AM 7:46 AM Incorporating Fractional Drug Delivery into Your Daily Practice
Merete Haedersdal, MD, PhD, DMSc
7:46 AM 7:58 AM Photodynamic Therapy: A European Perspective
Merete Haedersdal, MD, PhD, DMSc
7:58 AM 8:03 AM Questions and Discussion
Body is the New Face
8:03 AM 8:20 AM Sclerotherapy
Neil Sadick, MD
8:20 AM 8:31 AM Body Tightening: Energy-Based Devices and Injectables
Jeremy B. Green, MD
8:31 AM 8:42 AM Treatment of Cellulite: What’s the Truth?
Jeremy B. Green, MD
8:42 AM 9:02 AM Body Contouring: Targeting Fat and Muscle
Mathew M. Avram, MD, JD
9:02 AM 9:20 AM Questions and Discussion
9:20 AM 9:30 AM Break and Stretch
9:30 AM 9:40 AM Non-surgical Vaginal Rejuvenation
Doris Day, MD
Practice Pearls
9:40 AM 9:51 AM #Lasers: Social Media and Marketing Tips
Doris Day, MD
9:51 AM 10:12 AM How to Be a Skeptic: Evaluating New Technologies: An Interactive Session
E. Victor Ross, MD, PhD
Jeremy B. Green, MD
10:12 AM 10:30 AM Questions and Discussion
10:30 AM 10:40 AM Break and Stretch
Special Session: Chemical Peels
10:40 AM 11:03 AM Chemical Peels: Video Demonstrations
Peter Rullan, MD
Advanced Applications of Device-Based Treatments
11:03 AM 11:20 AM Advances in Hair Restoration: Surgery, Robots, Platelet-Rich Plasma: What’s the Truth?
Marc R. Avram, MD
11:20 AM 11:32 AM Microneedling
Catherine M. DiGiorgio, MD, MS
11:32 AM 11:50 AM Questions and Discussion
11:50 AM 12:00 PM Break and Stretch
12:00 PM 12:30 PM You Heard It Here First: What You Will Be Using in the Next Five Years
Mathew M. Avram, MD, JD
Lilit Garibyan, MD, PhD, FAAD
12:30 PM 12:40 PM Questions and Discussion
12:40 PM 1:15 PM Lunch Break
Workshop on Soft Tissue Fillers and Botulinum Toxins
1:15 PM 1:40 PM A Comprehensive Update and New Indications for Botulinum Toxins
Nowell Solish, MD, FRCP
1:40 PM 2:19 PM Indications and Potential Complications for Soft Tissue Augmentation: What You Need to Know*
Rebecca Fitzgerald, MD
2:19 PM 2:25 PM Break and Stretch
2:25 PM 2:38 PM Approach to Male Aesthetics
Andre Braz, MD
2:38 PM 3:10 PM Soft Tissue Fillers Video Demonstrations
3:10 PM 3:35 PM Questions and Discussion
3:35 PM 3:45 PM Break and Stretch
Special Session
3:45 PM 4:01 PM Thread Lifts
Arisa Ortiz, MD, FAAD
4:01 PM 4:17 PM Oral Supplements for Skin Rejuvenation
Fernanda H. Sakamoto, MD, PhD
4:17 PM 4:25 PM Questions and Discussion
4:25 PM 4:45 PM Law: Complications and the Mistakes We Make**
Mathew M. Avram, MD, JD
4:45 PM 4:55 PM Questions and Discussion
4:55 PM 5:05 PM Break and Stretch
Cutting Edge
5:05 PM 5:30 PM New and Innovative Applications for Laser and Light Sources
R. Rox Anderson, MD
Dieter Manstein, MD, PhD
5:30 PM 5:45 PM Questions and Discussion

*Qualifies for Risk Management Credits

Program changes and substitutions may be made without notice.
This agenda was updated on 10/19/2020.