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Session Information

CRS C024 - Basic Botulinum Toxin

Tuition fee and ticket required for admission


Date: Monday, March 24

CME Credits: 3.00

Location: Room 108/110/112

Time: 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Director: Derek H. Jones, MD, FAAD

  • Fredric S. Brandt, MD
  • Alastair Carruthers, MD, FAAD - Handout
  • Joel Lee Cohen, MD, FAAD
  • Sue Ellen Cox, MD, FAAD
  • Timothy C. Flynn, MD, FAAD
  • Dee Anna Glaser, MD, FAAD
  • Arielle N.B. Kauvar, MD, FAAD
  • Vic A. Narurkar, MD, FAAD
  • David M. Ozog, MD, FAAD

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

  • Inject FDA-approved reconstituted botulinum toxin A safely and with optimal dosing
  • Treat dynamic lines of the glabella, forehead, crow's feet, lower face and neck safely and effectively

This course will review basic concepts regarding cosmetic botulinum toxin A, including proper reconstitution, on and off-label injection techniques, dosing considerations, and strategies to safely achieve optimal results.


  • Botulinum Toxin, 3rd Edition. Carruthers A and Carruthers J, Editors, Elsevier, 2013.
  • Cosmetic Bootcamp Primer. Beer K, Lupo A, Narukar V, Editors. Infroma healthcare, 201.1


Monday, March 24
2:00 PMIntroduction / Dr. Jones
2:05 PMDifferentiating Botulinum Toxin Type A Preparations: Basic and Clinical Science / Dr. Flynn
2:17 PMQuestions / Dr. Flynn
2:22 PMReconstitution, Dilution, Storage and Handling / Dr. Carruthers
2:34 PMQuestions / Dr. Carruthers
2:39 PMAnatomy for the Toxin Injector / Dr. Ozog
2:51 PMQuestions / Dr. Ozog
2:56 PMMastering the Glabella with Video / Dr. Kauvar
3:08 PMQuestions / Dr. Kauvar
3:13 PMFinessing the Forehead with Video / Dr. Jones
3:25 PMQuestions / Dr. Jones
3:30 PMCrow’s Feet and Periorbital Area / Dr. Cox
3:42 PMQuestions / Dr. Cox
3:47 PMTreatment of the Lower Face and Neck with Video / Dr. Brandt
3:59 PMQuestions / Dr. Brandt
4:04 PMHyperhidrosis with Video / Dr. Glaser
4:17 PMQuestions / Dr. Glaser
4:22 PMMinimizing and Managing Complications / Dr. Cohen
4:34 PMQuestions / Dr. Cohen
4:39 PMFuture Drugs and Devices to Relax Dynamic Wrinkles / Dr. Narurkar
4:51 PMQuestions / Dr. Narurkar