Engage in dynamic presentations and treatment demonstrations in person with leading industry experts. Discover the latest trends in products and combination treatments and take away real-world clinical and business insights to help your practice thrive in the new year.
9:30am-4:00pm: Presentations/Live Demonstrations
4:00pm-5:00pm: Cocktail Reception
Firas Al-Niaimi, MD
Dr. Firas Al-Niaimi is a highly experienced and respected consultant dermatologist with nearly 20 years of medical experience. Professor Firas Al-Niaimi has over 210 scientific publications in medical journals, 10 book chapters (and his own book) and over 400 scientific presentations in more than 55 countries around the globe. He has trained in some of the UK's top hospitals including the largest dermatology department in Europe (Manchester) and the world-renowned St. John's Institute of Dermatology at St. Thomas’ hospital where he completed a prestigious laser and Mohs surgical fellowship there and continued to work as an honorary consultant for several years. In 2021 he was appointed professor in dermatology and becomes the first and only professor in laser dermatology in the UK.
Bertha Baum, DO
Dr. Bertha Baum is a board-certified Dermatologist and Cosmetic Surgeon. She practices at Hollywood Dermatology and Cosmetic Specialists in Hollywood, Florida. Her practice there, along with her Spanish language skills, draw a high percentage of Latino/Hispanic patients as well as interest from local Spanish media where she shares her expertise on the latest skin care technology advancements.
Stacy Chimento, MD
Dr. Stacy Chimento is board certified in Dermatology and is highly trained in general medical, surgical and cosmetic dermatology. Dr. Chimento completed numerous research studies with the Department of Dermatology and Cutaneous Surgery and was published in the Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology, Contact Dermatitis Society, and the Journal of Drugs in Dermatology.
Douglas Wu, MD, PhD
Dr. Douglas Wu is a double Board-Certified Dermatologist in both Canada and the USA with specialty training in Cosmetic Surgery. Dr. Wu also holds a Ph.D. in Clinical Immunology from the University of Oxford. He has authored numerous medical articles and textbook chapters, and lectures at major conferences across the globe. Dr. Wu supervises between 20-30 ongoing clinical trials at any given time, placing him at the forefront of discovery and innovation in cosmetic dermatology. He currently practices in both San Diego, CA, and Vancouver, Canada.
Stephanie Phillips, NP
Stephanie Phillips, NP owns and operates Aesthetic Element Medical, alongside her husband Ryan, providing cosmetic dermatology and aesthetic treatments to clients in the South Florida area. The couple has worked in the industry for the past eight years, gaining an impressive level of experience while working closely with clients to help them achieve their specific goals. They decided to start their successful business five years ago because of their love for the industry and everything it entails. While the company began in a one-room office in the back of a spinning studio, the company quickly grew from solely word of mouth referrals. Aesthetic Element quickly grew to its new 3500 sq. ft. state of the art facility in Weston, FL.
Matrix™ - Powered by Dimensional RF™, a multi-application radiofrequency platform designed to treat a diverse range of skin types along the aging journey.
PicoWay®- Intentionally designed picosecond platform for acne scars, wrinkles, pigmentation and tattoo removal.
Frax Pro™ - Advanced diode laser system that delivers highly targeted 1550 nm and 1940 nm wavelengths for dual-depth skin resurfacing.
Nordlys™ - Foundational platform with SWT IPL® for skin rejuvenation. Also includes Frax 1550™ for textural improvement and Nd:YAG 1064 for vascular lesions.
GentleMax Pro Plus® - Candela’s latest evolution in the #1 dermatologist-recommended brand for laser hair removal.1 Built on a foundation of over 20 years of clinically proven performance across all skin types, it is designed to exceed your patients’ expectations and your business needs.
Exceed™ - The latest technology device offering enhanced treatment versatility as the first dual-indicated, FDA-cleared medical microneedling system for the treatment of both facial wrinkles and facial acne scar reduction.2,3
1. Proprietary Candela survey conducted by Wizer via Nielsen’s online physicians’ panel, among dermatologists, plastic surgeons and Medspas, 2015.
2. FDA cleared, K180778.
3. FDA cleared, K182407.