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F009 - Journal Watching

Friday, March 1; 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Learning Objectives

Following this course, the attendee should be able to:

  • List the latest concepts in cosmetic and laser dermatology.
  • Discuss recent advances in Mohs surgery.
  • Evaluate advances in medical dermatology, including melanoma diagnosis and management.


There have been many advances in medical, surgical and cosmetic dermatology this year. Join us for a cogent review of significant studies, practical pearls and future trends. An expert panel from multiple specialties will review the recent literature. There will be time for question and answers.


  • Alam, Murad, MD: Pulse Biosciences – C(Fees);
  • Callen, Jeffrey Phillip, MD: 3M Pharmaceuticals – SH(ST); Abbott Laboratories – SH(ST); AbbVie – SH(ST); Allergan, Inc – SH(ST); Celgene – SH(ST); Johnson and Johnson – SH(ST); Merck & Co., Inc – SH(ST); Pfizer Inc. – SH(ST); Principia Biopharma Inc – Data Safety Monitoring Board(H); Procter & Gamble Company – SH(ST); UpToDate, Inc. – B(H);
  • Chu, Emily Y., MD, PhD: no financial relationships exist with commercial interests.
  • Sarin, Kavita, MD, PhD: ChemoCentryx – SP(Fees); Myotherix – C(Fees), C(SO); NFlection Therapeutics, Inc – A(Fees), A(SO);
  • Tsao, Hensin, MD, PhD: Asana Biosciences, LLC – I(Grants/Research Funding); Epiphany Dermatology – A(H); Massachusetts General Hospital – E(S); Relay Therapeutics – I(Grants/Research Funding); UpToDate, Inc. – O(H); Worldcare Clinical, LLC – C(H);
  • Tsao, Sandy Sharon, MD: no financial relationships exist with commercial interests.
  • Yan, Albert C., MD: Aclaris Therapeutics, Inc. – C(H); – A(SO); Dermavant Sciences – C(H); Johnson & Johnson Consumer Products Company – C(H); Ortho Dermatologics – C(H); Pfizer Inc. – C(H); Procter & Gamble Company – C(H); Regeneron Pharmaceuticals, Inc. – C(H); Verrica Pharmaceuticals Inc – C(H);
Friday, March 1
9:00 AM
Dr. Yan / Quick Intro
9:05 AM
Dr. Callen / What's New in Medical Dermatology
9:20 AM
Dr. Yan / Pediatric Dermatology Update
9:35 AM
Dr. Alam / Advances in Mohs/Cancer Surgery
9:50 AM
Dr. Chu / Dermpath News You Can Use
10:05 AM
Dr. Tsao / What's Hot in Melanoma
10:20 AM
Dr. Sarin / Genomics/Genetics Update
10:35 AM
Dr. Tsao / Advances in Cosmetic & Laser Dermatology
10:50 AM
All faculty / Q&A
Event Details
  • Date
    Friday, March 1
  • Time
    9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
  • Location
    Room 146A
  • CME Credits
  • Type
  • Albert C. Yan, MD, FAAD
  • Emily Y. Chu, MD, PhD, FAAD - Handout
  • Hensin Tsao, MD, PhD, FAAD
  • Jeffrey Phillip Callen, MD, FAAD - Handout
  • Kavita Sarin, MD, PhD, FAAD
  • Murad Alam, MD, FAAD
  • Sandy Sharon Tsao, MD, FAAD