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Session Information

FOC U004 - Laser Update

Ticket required for admission, no tuition fee. Ticket holds seat for only 15 minutes after the official start time.


Date: Thursday, August 16

CME Credits: 1.50

Location: Room 207

Time: 8:00 AM - 9:30 AM

Director: Mathew M. Avram, MD, FAAD

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

  • Describe the recent advances in laser and light source therapies
  • Honestly assess the state of the art laser and light source treatments
  • Predict emerging trends within the field of lasers and light sources

This session will examine emerging laser and light source techniques and technologies while also critically evaluating current treatment practices. Participants will leave this session understanding new treatment paradigms with lasers and light sources, embrace emerging technologies, and understand where some of the current practices are based upon irrational or weak evidence. Proper patient evaluation and safe techniques will be emphasized as well.