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Session Information

SYM S001 - Therapeutic Hotline

Open admission to eligible categories, no tuition or ticket


Date: Friday, March 01

CME Credits: 3.00

Location: Fillmore Theatre

Time: 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Director: Boni E. Elewski, MD, FAAD


  • Seemal Desai, MD, FAAD
  • Zoe Diana Draelos, MD, FAAD - Handout
  • Vlada Groysman, MD, FAAD
  • Mark Lebwohl, MD, FAAD
  • David Michael Pariser, MD, FAAD
  • Frank C. Powell, MD
  • Antonella Tosti, MD - Handout
  • Henry B. Townsend, MD
  • Abby S. Van Voorhees, MD, FAAD

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

  • Identify therapeutics for dyspigmentation, vulvar disease, and hair loss.
  • Utilize the most recent treatments for psoriasis and psoriatic arthritis.
  • Apply the newest innovations and developments in PDT, cosmetics, and rosacea.

This session is designed to expand the therapeutic horizons by highlighting new, relevant information and innovative interventions. Subject matter will be diverse including dyspigmentation, psoriasis, rosacea, vulvar and hair disorders as well as the cosmetic approach to the aging face. New developments in psoriatic arthritis will also be discussed. This session will be relevant and immediately applicable to daily patient care.


Friday, March 01
9:00 AMIntroduction / Dr. Elewski
9:05 AMCosmetic aging therapeutics / Dr. Draelos
9:25 AMRosacea Therapeutics / Dr. Powell
9:45 AMVulvodynia Therapeutics / Dr. Groysman
10:00 AMTreatment of female pattern hair loss / Dr. Tosti
10:15 AMPanel discussion and questions / Dr. Elewski, Dr. Draelos, Dr. Groysman, Dr. Tosti, and Dr. Powell
10:25 AMTherapeutics: Arts and Science / Dr. Pariser
10:45 AMPsoriasis therapeutics in at-risk patients / Dr. Van Voorhees
11:00 AMNew and emerging psoriasis therapeutics / Dr. Lebwohl
11:15 AMPsoriatic arthritis therapeutics / Dr. Townsend
11:30 AMDyspigmentation therapeutics / Desai
11:45 AMPanel discussion and questions / Dr. Elewski, Dr. Powell, Dr. Van Voorhees, Dr. Townsend, Dr. Lebwohl, and Desai