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Session Information

CRS C026 - Basic Botulinum Toxin

Tuition fee and ticket required for admission


Date: Monday, March 04

CME Credits: 3.00

Location: Room B214/215

Time: 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Director: David M. Ozog, MD, FAAD


  • Jean D.A. Carruthers, MD
  • Alastair Carruthers, MD, FAAD
  • Joel Lee Cohen, MD, FAAD
  • Dee Anna Glaser, MD, FAAD
  • Christopher B. Harmon, MD, FAAD - Handout
  • Derek H. Jones, MD, FAAD
  • Seth L. Matarasso, MD, FAAD
  • Lubomira Scherschun, MD, FAAD
  • Hema A. Sundaram, MD

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

  • Utilize FDA approved reconstituted botulinum toxin safely and with optimal dosing.
  • Treat wrinkle lines of the glabella, forehead, crow's feet, lower face and neck.
  • Discuss botulinum toxin treatments comfortably and confidently with patients.

This session will teach the attendee how to prepare, how to inject, how to prevent/manage complications, and how to keep patients satisfied when using botulinum toxins. Luminaries in the field of cosmetic dermatology will teach the audience proven techniques and pearls they have learned over the years. This is a basic yet comprehensive course that would have been considered an advanced course just a few years ago. All FDA toxins will be thoroughly discussed.


Monday, March 04
2:00 PMIntroduction / Dr. Ozog
2:05 PM"Taking the Grey Out of Anatomy:" Facial Anatomy for the Toxin User / Dr. Ozog
2:20 PMPreparing, Dosing, and Injecting Botulinum Toxins / Dr. Scherschun
2:31 PMQuestions And Answers / Dr. Scherschun
2:33 PM"The Glabella is NOT That Complex:" How to Master Glabellar Injections with Video / Dr. Harmon
2:49 PMQuestions And Answers / Dr. Harmon
2:51 PM"Crow's Feet are for the Birds:" Peri-Orbital Treatment with Video / Dr. Carruthers
3:07 PMQuestions And Answers / Dr. Carruthers
3:09 PM"Finessing the Fickle and Formidable Frontalis:" Techniques for this Difficult Muscle with Video / Dr. Jones
3:25 PMQuestions And Answers / Dr. Jones
3:27 PM"Should I Dare? - Yes!" Treatment of the Lower Face and Neck with Video / Dr. Matarasso
3:43 PMQuestions And Answers / Dr. Matarasso
3:45 PM"Never Let Them See You Sweat:" Treatments for Hyperhidrosis / Dr. Glaser
4:01 PMQuestions And Answers / Dr. Glaser
4:03 PM"I Am Not Perfect - and Neither are You!" Minimizing and Managing Complications / Dr. Cohen
4:19 PMQuestions And Answers / Dr. Cohen
4:21 PM"Let's Hear That Again! - Redundancy Builds Competency:" Review of Treatment Techniques / Dr. Sundaram
4:37 PMQuestions And Answers / Dr. Sundaram
4:39 PM"Practice Tips and Prophecies:" How We Will "Relax" in the Future / Dr. Carruthers
4:58 PMQuestions And Answers / Dr. Carruthers