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F070 - Photoprotection

Saturday, February 17; 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Learning Objectives

Following this course, the attendee should be able to:

  • Describe the current regulation and future trends in sunscreens formulation
  • Evaluate the impact of sunscreens on skin cancer prevention and Vitamin D synthesis.
  • Discuss the role of nanotechnology in sunscreens formulation

Description

Current understanding and novel innovations in photoprotection will be discussed by leading experts in the field. The session will help to debunk common misconceptions and highlight new innovations in sunscreen technology. It will also discuss new research focused on protection beyond UV radiation

Disclosures

  • Halpern, Allan C., MD: Caliber Imaging and Diagnostics Inc. – A(OB); Canfield Scientific, Inc. – C(OB); SciBASE – C(OB);
  • Lim, Henry W., MD: Allergan, Inc. – I(Grants/Research Funding); Estee Lauder – I(Grants/Research Funding); Ferndale Laboratories, Inc. – I(Grants/Research Funding); Incyte Corporation – I(Grants/Research Funding);
  • Nasir, Adnan, MD, PhD: Amgen – I(OB);
  • Rigel, Darrell S., MD: Aclaris Therapeutics, Inc. – C(H); Beiersdorf, Inc. – A(H); Castle Biosciences – A(H), I(Grants/Research Funding); Derm Tech International – A(H); Foamix – B(H); Johnson and Johnson Consumer Products Company – I(H); LEO Pharma, US – A(H); Myriad Genetics Inc – A(H); Neutrogena Corporation – I(H); Novartis – A(H); Pierre Fabre Dermo-Cosmétique US – A(H); Valeant Pharmaceuticals International – A(H);
  • Wang, Steven Q., MD: Avon Products, Inc. – A(H); L'Oreal USA Inc. – A(H); Neutrogena Corporation – C(H);
Schedule
Saturday, February 17
1:00 PM
Dr. Wang / Introduction
1:05 PM
Dr. Halpern / Keratinocyte carcinoma chemoprevention: nicotinamide and other agents
1:25 PM
Dr. Nasir / The impact of nanotechnology in photoprotection
1:45 PM
Dr. Wang / Debunking the common myths in sunscreens
2:05 PM
Dr. Lim / Photoprotection beyond UV spectrum
2:25 PM
Dr. Rigel / Does High SPF sunscreen offer better protection?
Event Details
  • Date
    Saturday, February 17
  • Time
    1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
  • Location
    Room 29B
  • CME Credits
    2.00
  • Type
Directors/Co-Directors
  • Steven Q. Wang, MD, FAAD
Speakers
  • Adnan Nasir, MD, PhD, FAAD
  • Allan C. Halpern, MD, FAAD
  • Darrell S. Rigel, MD, FAAD - Handout
  • Henry W. Lim, MD, FAAD - Handout