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Session Information

SYM S044 - Aging Gracefully

Open admission to eligible categories, no tuition or ticket


Date: Monday, March 24

CME Credits: 3.00

Location: Mile High Ballroom 4DEF

Time: 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Director: Dee Anna Glaser, MD, FAAD

  • Sue Ellen Cox, MD, FAAD
  • Zoe Diana Draelos, MD, FAAD - Handout
  • Patricia Farris, MD, FAAD
  • Dana Lynn Sachs, MD, FAAD
  • Neil S. Sadick, MD, FAAD
  • Kimberley M. Ward, MD, FAAD

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

  • Describe areas of intervention in the skin aging process
  • Develop treatment plans for patients that help to decrease or slow the aging appearance
  • Discuss with patients the pros and cons of hormonal therapy to prevent aging

Understanding the aging process and appropriate intervention methods is the key to aging gracefully. This session will examine aging concepts and the future of antiaging technology while discussing therapies, including topical and oral therapies as well as procedures that dermatologists can perform in their offices without the need for expensive equipment. Attendance at this symposium is important for those who wish to keep current on antiaging technology and desire a thought-provoking window into the future of cosmetic dermatology


  • Draelos ZD. Cosmetic Dermatology: Products and procedures. Hoboken, NJ: Wiley-Blackwell; 2010.


Monday, March 24
2:00 PMAging Gracefully: The Role of Toxins and Fillers / Dr. Cox
2:30 PMSlowing Down the Aging Process Using a Combination of Volumetric Filler and New Generation Skin Tightening Technologies / Dr. Sadick
2:45 PMAging Gracefully: What's New in Topical Therapies / Dr. Farris
3:15 PMTheories of Aging and Anti-Aging / Dr. Draelos
3:45 PMThe Role of Retinoids in Anti-Aging / Dr. Sachs
4:05 PMAging gracefully: What's the Role / Dr. Ward
4:30 PMAging Gracefully: 5 Things That Every Dermatologist Can Offer / Dr. Glaser