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Session Information

SYM S010 - Hot Topics

Open admission to eligible categories, no tuition or ticket

Subject:

Date: Friday, March 21

CME Credits: 3.00

Location: Four Seasons Ballroom 2/3

Time: 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Director: David Eric Cohen, MD, FAAD

Speakers:
  • Macrene Alexiades-Armenakas, MD, PhD, FAAD
  • Brett M. Coldiron, MD, FAAD
  • Zoe Diana Draelos, MD, FAAD - Handout
  • Elizabeth K. Hale, MD, FAAD
  • Allan C. Halpern, MD, FAAD
  • Henry W. Lim, MD, FAAD - Handout
  • Eric Lawrence Simpson, MD, FAAD
  • Bruce Elliot Strober, MD, PhD, FAAD
  • Ken Washenik, MD, PhD, FAAD
  • Guy F. Webster, MD, PhD, FAAD

Learning Objectives:
Following this course, the attendee should be able to:

  • Identify new and emerging treatments for a wide variety of skin diseases and cosmetic conditions.
  • Discuss the mechanisms of action of future Dermatologic therapies
  • Examine the safety and efficacy of new and emerging Dermatological therapies.

Description:
This symposium will review new and emerging therapies for the treatment of the broad breadth of dermatological diseases and aesthetic challenges in clinical practice. This conference will provide a large repository of information for the most cutting edge treatments that have recently become available or will likely become part of the therapeutic armamentarium in the future.

Schedule:

Friday, March 21
2:00 PMIntroduction to Hot Topics and Contact Dermatitis / Dr. Cohen
2:10 PMMelanoma and Non-melanoma skin cancer / Dr. Halpern
2:25 PMAesthetics: Fillers and Toxins / Dr. Hale
2:40 PMAcne and Rosacea / Dr. Webster
2:55 PMHealth Care Reform / Dr. Coldiron
3:15 PMHair and Scalp disorders / Dr. Washenik
3:30 PMSunscreens / Lim
3:45 PMAtopic Dermatitis / Dr. Simpson
4:00 PMAesthetics: Lasers and Devices / Dr. Alexiades-Armenakas
4:15 PMPsoriasis / Dr. Strober
4:30 PMCosmeceuticals / Dr. Draelos
4:40 PMQuestions and comments / All faculty