General Session

December 5, 2019
Educational Reception & Presentation
  • December 5, 2019
  • 6:00 pm - 7:30 PM
  • Ancillary Learning Opportunity
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Combination Therapies for Tough Cases
  • December 5, 2019
  • 2:30 pm - 3:00 PM
  • Master-Level Medical Therapies
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A person’s skin is unique to them, and sometimes the standard treatments simply won’t do the trick. If current processes don’t yield the results you’re looking for, it may be time for a new, customized

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Top Tips For Effective Patient Consultations
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Communication is a skill and we don’t say “the art of suggestion” for no reason! During patient expectations setting realistic expectations and making sure you and your patients are on the “same page” is crucial

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20 Most Interesting Things That Came Up in Dermatology this Year
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The sheer amount of literature that comes out in a year can be overwhelming, to say the least. Dr. Matt Zirwas has done the leg work for you and has rounded up the 20 most

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… and Here’s Why It’s My Favorite Device
  • December 5, 2019
  • 11:30 am - 12:20 PM
  • Master-Level Aesthetics
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In this ever expanding market of devices, it can be difficult to decide what device works best for you and the services you provide in your practice. Our expert share why these devices are at

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Top 10 Cosmeceutical Picks
  • December 5, 2019
  • 10:40 am - 11:30 AM
  • Master-Level Aesthetics
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The world of Cosmeceuticals is constantly evolving. Learn from our panelists which products receive top marks for efficacy and quality, plus get the latest on the new, super-hot products on the market!

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Is Sunscreen Safe?
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The safety of sunscreen has been at the forefront of controversial conversation among dermatologists over the last few years. With new evidence surfacing on chemical sunscreens, it’s time to evaluate if the chemicals in our

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Effective Off-Label Approaches You Need in Your Arsenal
  • December 5, 2019
  • 9:10 am - 9:50 AM
  • Master-Level Aesthetics
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Our panel of experts share their best tips for off-label methods to implement in your practice. It’s never to late to add to your armamentarium!

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PRP: Advances in Hair Replacement and Facial Fillers
  • December 5, 2019
  • 8:50 am - 9:10 AM
  • Master-Level Aesthetics
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Over the years, physicians have seen advancements in PRP and many have incorporated this procedure into their aesthetic practices. Find out from these experts as they assess the variety of uses for and efficacy of

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What’s New Under The Sun
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Learn the latest technologies, treatments and products that are taking off and proving themselves around the globe.

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Welcome & CME Questions
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December 6, 2019
Top 10 Finisher A
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CSF’s 2019 Top 10 Fellow and Resident Grant Recipients present their winning cases and research.

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End-of-day Relaxation Event hosted by DefenAge
  • December 6, 2019
  • 6:00 pm - 7:30 PM
  • Ancillary Learning Opportunity
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Licensed massage therapists will provide chair massage for event attendees, no special attire required.

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Lunch & Learn: Galderma Laboratories
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Male and Female Enhancement and Rejuvenation
  • December 6, 2019
  • 12:30 pm - 1:00 PM
  • Master-Level Medical Therapies
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Compelling data has shown there is a measurable benefits from male and female rejuvenation. Dermatologist have become more comfortable with the conversation, but many questions still remain. Here we will explore the who, what, when

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Advanced Laser Techniques
  • December 6, 2019
  • 11:40 am - 12:30 PM
  • Master-Level Aesthetics
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Lasers, lasers and more lasers. They are work horses that have a place in every practice! Hear about the latest advances and promising new therapies in laser treatments.

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Top 10 Finisher D
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CSF’s 2019 Top 10 Fellow and Resident Grant Recipients present their winning cases and research.

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Top 10 Finisher C
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CSF’s 2019 Top 10 Fellow and Resident Grant Recipients present their winning cases and research.

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Neurotoxin Strategies
  • December 6, 2019
  • 10:20 am - 11:00 AM
  • Master-Level Aesthetics
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With new technologies entering the field and a sustained growth in this treatment segment, it is critical to keep your techniques on point. Whether you are a master injector or are just starting out –

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The Art of Fillers
  • December 6, 2019
  • 9:40 am - 10:20 AM
  • Master-Level Aesthetics
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The best injectors have an artist’s eye! What are the secret little-somethings that will help you achieve the best patient outcomes? Take note of what these highly-regarding injectors are doing right now!

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Dermatology 360⁰: Full Body Care
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Medical dermatology is the starting place for all we do. While the conditions may not change, treatment options do. Explore the full circle of findings and breakthroughs in traditional dermatology from our expert panelists.

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Cosmeceutical Round Table
  • December 6, 2019
  • 8:10 am - 9:00 AM
  • Master-Level Aesthetics
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“Talk amongst yourselves!” Good old-fashioned talk amongst colleagues about their favorite products, what they see happening in the industry, how cosmeceuticals fit into their practices and much, much more.

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Top 10 Finisher B
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CSF’s 2019 Top 10 Fellow and Resident Grant Recipients present their winning cases and research.

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December 7, 2019
Top 10 Finisher J
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CSF’s 2019 Top 10 Fellow and Resident Grant Recipients present their winning cases and research.

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Top 10 Finisher I
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CSF’s 2019 Top 10 Fellow and Resident Grant Recipients present their winning cases and research.

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Top 10 Finisher H
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CSF’s 2019 Top 10 Fellow and Resident Grant Recipients present their winning cases and research.

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Top 10 Finisher G
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CSF’s 2019 Top 10 Fellow and Resident Grant Recipients present their winning cases and research.

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Top 10 Finisher F
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CSF’s 2019 Top 10 Fellow and Resident Grant Recipients present their winning cases and research.

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Top 10 Finisher E
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CSF’s 2019 Top 10 Fellow and Resident Grant Recipients present their winning cases and research.

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Hormones and Dermatology
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Hormones play a huge role in the health and wellness of the skin. As the skin ages and as patients transition to a new phase of life for for various reasons, hormones have a significant

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Cosmetic Controversies
  • December 7, 2019
  • 4:20 pm - 5:10 PM
  • Master-Level Aesthetics
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It’s the cosmetic debate of the year on treatments, procedures and products. Find out which have proven to be the winners for some and flops for others!

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Compounding: Medical Mixology
  • December 7, 2019
  • 4:00 pm - 4:20 PM
  • Master-Level Medical Therapies
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Compounding is both a science and an art. Get great tips, tricks and pearls on non-steroidal compounding formulas!

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Always Be Prepared: Managing Complications
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If you are in practice, you will encounter complications. These experts share tips for how to best avoid or mitigate damage when the situation arises.

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Protecting Your Brand When Things Go Wrong
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As the expression goes, “you never get a second chance to make a first impression.” Your brand is a reflection of you and your practice – learn how to protect it! Learn what tips our

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Hiring and Firing: The Hardest Parts of Being in Practice
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Staff. You literally can’t do your job without them, but no matter the industry, finding the right fit is a challenging task! No matter if you are a one-shingle operation or are part of a

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Efficiency: A Critical Assessment
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efficiency (noun) ef·​fi·​cien·​cy | \ i-ˈfi-shən-sē 1 : the quality or degree of being efficient 2a : efficient operation b(1) : effective operation as measured by a comparison of production with cost (as in energy,

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Millennials and Your Practice
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Born with smartphones in hand and powerful search engines at their fingertips, the millennials as a market segment have grown substantially as young patients are discovering the importance of “prejuvenation.” Find out why millennials are

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The State of the AAD
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George Hruza, MD, President of AAD shares the latest updates on the Academy’s activities, advocacy and more!

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Exclusive Lunch & Learn: Legally Mine
  • December 7, 2019
  • 11:45 am - 12:45 PM
  • Ancillary Learning Opportunity
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UNDERSTANDING LEGAL TOOLS: THE KEYS TO LAWSUIT PREVENTION, LICENSE PROTECTION AND TAX REDUCTION When in comes to Lawsuit Protection: Action without knowledge can be dangerous. Creating an asset protection plan without the professional help of

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CBD & Cosmetics: Worth the Hype?
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It can’t be ignored. From the growing interest of therapies to challenges with the FDA, cosmetic products containing cannabis and/or cannabis-derived compounds have taken the market by storm. Does CBD deserve its time in the

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Tips and Tricks in Dermatology
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The best secrets from 40 years in dermatology with Dr. Haines Ely!

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Treating the Rainbow: Concerns and Treatments for Patients of Color
  • December 7, 2019
  • 10:40 am - 11:10 AM
  • Master-Level Aesthetics
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We may all be equal, but we’re not all the same. From everyday concerns to the tough stuff, patients of color often benefit from treatments outside of what is often taught in medical schools in

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Making Room at the Table: Incorporating New Fillers and Neurotoxins in Your Practice
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There are new kids on the team this year and they are looking to start on the varsity squad! Get the 411 on the latest technologies on the market and how they might work for

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Nip, Tuck, Shape: Contouring Modern Bodies
  • December 7, 2019
  • 8:20 am - 9:00 AM
  • Master-Level Aesthetics
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Promises of the perfect contour are everywhere. Find out what’s new- and what works – from top to bottom.

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