Sat. Oct.14

Laser and Aesthetic Basics
7:30 AM 7:40 AM Introduction and Welcome
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: Keeping You and Your Patients Safe*
Suzanne L. Kilmer, MD
8:30 AM 9:00 AM Overview of Lasers, Light Sources and Energy-Based Devices
E. Victor Ross, MD
9:00 AM 9:15 AM Questions and Discussion
9:15 AM 9:30 AM Break and Stretch
9:30 AM 9:50 AM Red Alert: Lasers and Lights for Rosacea and Telangiectasia
Emil A. Tanghetti, MD
9:50 AM 10:10 AM Update on Tattoo Removal*
Paul M. Friedman, MD, FAAD
10:10 AM 10:30 AM Splitting Hairs: Update on Laser Hair Reduction
Omar A. Ibrahimi, MD, PhD
10:30 AM 10:40 AM Questions and Discussion
10:40 AM 10:50 AM Break and Stretch
10:50 AM 11:15 AM Pigmented Lesions and Photoaging: My Approach
E. Victor Ross, MD
11:15 AM 11:40 AM Line It Up: Treatment of Rhytides
Suzanne L. Kilmer, MD
11:40 AM 11:55 AM Clinical Endpoints
Molly Wanner, MD, MBA
11:55 AM 12:10 PM Questions and Discussion
12:10 PM 1:00 PM Lunch Break
Focus on Rejuvenation: Non-Ablative, Ablative and Fractional Technologies: Where Do We Stand?
1:00 PM 1:20 PM Non-Ablative and Ablative Fractional Resurfacing: How to Combine Multiple Devices to Achieve the Best Clinical Results
Matthew M. Avram, MD, JD
1:20 PM 1:40 PM Ablative Resurfacing: Still the Gold Standard?
Brian S. Biesman, MD, FACS
1:40 PM 2:00 PM Tissue Tightening: Radiofrequency
Catherine M. DiGiorgio, MD, MS
2:00 PM 2:20 PM Questions and Discussion
2:20 PM 2:40 PM Break and Rejuvenation Exercises
Medical Applications of Laser and Light Sources
2:40 PM 2:55 PM Surgical, Laser and Other Treatments of Scars: New Advances Transforming the Way We Treat Scars*
David M. Ozog, MD, FAAD, FACMS
2:55 PM 3:10 PM Research and Treatment: Advances in Hemangiomas and Port-Wine Stains
J. Stuart Nelson, MD, PhD
3:10 PM 3:25 PM Lasers and Energy-Based Treatments for Acne: Do Device-Based Treatments for Acne Work?
Fernanda H. Sakamoto, MD, PhD
3:25 PM 3:40 PM Incorporating Fractional Drug Delivery into Your Daily Practice
Merete Haedersdal, MD, PhD, DMSc
3:40 PM 3:55 PM Photodynamic Therapy: A European Perspective
Merete Haedersdal, MD, PhD, DMSc
3:55 PM 4:10 PM Questions and Discussion
4:10 PM 4:25 PM Break and Stretch
Treating Skin of Color
4:25 PM 4:45 PM Treating Skin of Color: Expert Consult
Andrew F. Alexis, MD, MPH
4:45 PM 5:00 PM Clinical Cases: Treatment of Melasma
Henry H.L. Chan, MD, PhD, FRCP
5:00 PM 5:10 PM Treatment of Dyschromia and Pigmented Lesions in Asian Patients: How to Optimize Your Results
Henry H.L. Chan, MD, PhD, FRCP
5:10 PM 5:25 PM Questions and Discussion
OPEN DISCUSSION – CME Credit is Not Available for this Session
5:25 PM 5:45 PM Ask Me Anything: The Merits of Lasers, Light Sources, Energy-Based Devices and Injectables

Sun. Oct. 15

7:30 AM 7:55 AM Body Contouring: Targeting Fat and Muscle
Jeremy B. Green, MD
7:55 AM 8:05 AM Treatment of Cellulite
Mathew M. Avram, MD, JD
8:05 AM 8:20 AM Cosmeceuticals: What’s the Truth?
Molly Wanner, MD, MBA
8:20 AM 8:35 AM Questions and Discussion
8:35 AM 8:45 AM Break and Stretch
Special Sessions: Chemical Peels and Advanced Applications of Device-Based Treatments
8:45 AM 9:10 AM Chemical Peels: Video Demonstrations
Peter Rullan, MD
9:10 AM 9:30 AM Advances in Hair Restoration: Surgery, Robots, Platelet-Rich Plasma – What’s the Truth?
Marc R. Avram, MD
9:30 AM 9:40 AM Questions and Discussion
9:40 AM 9:55 AM Break and Stretch
Practice Pearls
9:55 AM 10:10 AM #Lasers: Social Media and Marketing Tips
Sandra Lee, MD, FACS, FAAD
10:10 AM 10:35 AM What’s the Fallacy?: Incorrect Dogmas in Aesthetics*
Omar Ibrahimi, MD, PhD
Kelly Stankiewicz, MD, FAAD
10:35 AM 10:45 AM  Questions and Discussion
10:45 AM 10:50 AM Energy-based Devices for the Prevention and Treatment of BCC
Mathew M. Avram, MD, JD
10:50 AM 10:55 AM Treatments Using Nanopulse Technology
Yakir Levin, MD, PhD
10:55 AM 11:00 AM Optics in Dermatology
R. Rox Anderson, MD
11:00 AM 11:05 AM Robotic Laser Surgery
R. Rox Anderson, MD
11:05 AM 11:15 AM  Questions and Discussion
11:15 AM 11:20 AM Break and Stretch
Workshop on Soft Tissue Fillers and Botulinum Toxins
11:20 AM 11:40 AM Anatomical Guide for Botulinum Toxin Injection
Sebastian Cotofana, PhD
11:40 AM 12:20 PM Indications and Potential Complications for Soft Tissue Augmentation: What You Need to Know*
Rebecca Fitzgerald, MD
12:20 PM 1:20 PM Lunch Break
1:20 PM 2:05 PM Soft Tissue Fillers: Video Demonstrations
2:05 PM 2:30 PM Questions and Discussion
2:30 PM 2:45 PM Break and Rejuvenation Exercises
Special Sessions
2:45 PM 3:00 PM Utility of Ultrasound for Fillers
Leonie W. Schelke, MD, PhD
3:00 PM 3:15 PM Approach to Male Aesthetics
Jeremy B. Green, MD
3:15 PM 3:25 PM Questions and Discussion
3:25 PM 3:30 PM Break and Stretch
3:30 PM 3:50 PM Complications and the Mistakes We Make*
Mathew M. Avram, MD, JD
Cutting Edge
3:50 PM 4:20 PM New and Innovative Applications for Laser and Light Sources
R. Rox Anderson, MD
Dieter Manstein, MD, PhD
4:20 PM 4:30 PM Questions and Discussion
OPEN DISCUSSION – CME Credit is Not Available for this Session
4:30 PM 4:50 PM Ask Me Anything: The Merits of Lasers, Light Sources, Energy-Based Devices and Injectables

* Qualifies for Risk Management Credits
✻ Optional Wellness Activity
Program changes and substitutions may be made without notice.
This agenda was updated on 3/26/2023


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