Dr. M. Laurin Council is an Assistant Professor of Dermatology at Washington University in St. Louis, MO. Her areas of expertise include Mohs micrographic surgery for treatment of skin cancers, treatment of melanoma, and aesthetic dermatology. She currently serves on several committees of the American Academy of Dermatology, the American Society for Dermatologic Surgery, the American College of Mohs Surgery, and the Women’s Dermatologic Society. She is a reviewer for several national dermatologic publications including the Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology, the Journal of the American Medical Association: Dermatology, and Dermatologic Surgery, where she also serves as an Assistant Editor. In addition, she is on the Editorial Board of Dialogues in Dermatology, an audio publication of the American Academy of Dermatology. She has a special interest in minimally-invasive aesthetic procedures including injectables and laser surgery.