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Board Disclosures

Disclosures of Interest Statements by the Board of Directors as of 4/1/2017

Effective April 2017 - April 2018

Guillermo Aguilar PhD, Biomedical Engineering Board Representative

No Disclosure

Mathew M. Avram, MD, JD, President

Received grant funding from: Zeltiq, Invasix, Allergan. Received research funds from: Cutera. Received consulting fees from: Merz Asthetics. Holds ownership interests with: Served as partner for Master of Aesthetics; Received stock options from Cytrellis, Invasix, Zalea. Have intellectual property rights with: Cytrellis. Served on Advisory Board for: Scientific Advisory Board for Zeltiq, Cytrellis, Served on Strategic Advisory Board for: Sciton. Served on Editorial Board for Zalea. Served as Treasurer of ASDS.

Eric F. Bernstein, MD, President Elect

Received grant funding from: Syneron-Candela; Zeltiq. Received a discount from: Syneron-Candela, Zeltiq. Received consulting fees from: Syneron-Candela. Served on Advisory Board for: Novoxel, Solta, Syneron-Candela, Zeltiq.

Ashish C. Bhatia, MD, FAAD, Laser Surgery Board Representative

Received consulting fees from: Aclaris, Allergan, Derm Ed Foundation, Derm.md, Galderma, KCI, Merz, Oculus, Sinclair Pharma, Zalea. Received travel expenses from: Allergan, Biomarck, Derm Ed Foundation, Envy, Galderma, Merz, Sinclair Pharma. Received honoraria from: Aclaris, Allergan, Galderma, KCI, Merz Pharma, Sinclair Pharma. Holds ownership interests with: Genzum, Theravant, SimSkin, Biomarck, Derm.md. Served on Advisory Board for: Allergan, Biomarck, Derm Ed Foundation, Derm.md, Envy, Galderma, Thervant, Sinclair Pharma. Served as an Officer or Director for: Board of Director: Biomarck, Derm.md, Envy Medical, Theravant Corp., American Society of Dermatologic Surgery. Served on Promotional Speakers Bureau for: Allergan, Galderma, Merz Pharma.

Joshua Burns, Early Career Scientist Board Representative

No Disclosure

M. Cristina Chavantes, MD, PhD, Basic Science Board Representative

Received salary from: University of Nove de Julho; University of Nove de Julho. Served on Advisory Board for: Brazilian Society of Laser in Medicine and Surgery. Served as an Officer or Director for: University Nove de Julho and Heart Institute/FMUSP.

Craig A Drill, Industrial Marketing Board Representative

Received travel expenses from: Accure, AVAVA. Received honoraria from: Allergan. Holds ownership interests with: Accure, AVAVA, Cytrellis, DPI, Intellectual Light, MD Complete, Neothetics, Newton Medical, RejuvenDent, Revance, Syneron, Viveve, ZALEA, and ZELTIQ. Have intellectual property rights with: Freedom-2. Served as an Officer or Director for: Accure, AVAVA.

Paul M. Friedman, MD, Laser Surgery Board Representative

Received grant funding from: Solta. Served on Advisory Board for: Allergan, Sienna, Aclaris Therapeutics. Served on Promotional Speakers Bureau for: Allergan.

Gerald N. Goldberg, MD, Laser Medicine Board Representative

Received a discount from: Cutera, DEKA. Received consulting fees from: Cutera, DEKA, Sciton. Received honoraria from: Cutera, DEKA. Served on Promotional Speakers Bureau for: Cutera, DEKA.

Merete Haedersdal, MD, PhD, DMSc, Basic Science Board Representative

Received grant funding from: Galderma, Leo Pharma, Procter & Gamble, Sciton, Sebacia. Received equipment from: Ellipse, Sciton, Syneron-Candela.

George J. Hruza, MD, MBA, Public Policy Director

No Disclosure

Kristen M. Kelly, MD, Past President

Received grant funding from: National Institutes of Health, Sturge Weber Foundation. Received equipment from: Light Sciences Oncology, Syneron-Candela, Thermi and Solta. Received consulting fees from: MundiPharma.

Suzanne L. Kilmer, MD, Secretary

Received grant funding from: Allergan, Cynosure, Cytrellis, Galderma, Lumenis, Merz, Miramar, Sciton, Sebacia, Sienna Labs, Solta/Valeant, Zarin, Zeltiq. Received consulting fees from: Allergan, Galderma. Received travel expenses from: Solta, Zeltiq. Served on Advisory Board for: Cytrellis, Galderma, Lumenis, Merz, Miramar, Sciton, Sebacia, Sienna Labs, Syneron-Candela, Zarin, Zeltiq, Zift.

Raymond J. Lanzafame MD, MBA, FACS, Director of CME

No Disclosure

Kachiu C. Lee, MD, Director of Government Communication and Education

No Disclosure

Jenny Mac, Early Career Scientist Board Representative

Received grant funding from: ASLMS. Received travel expenses from: UCR GSA Travel Grant, UCR Biochemistry Wedding Award, ASLMS. Received salary from: being a Graduate Student Researcher; being a Graduate Student Researcher.

Dieter Manstein MD, PhD, Vice President

Received consulting fees from: GME German Medical Engineering, Zeltiq. Has consulting contract with R2. Received honoraria from: Zeltiq (wife). Holds ownership interests with: Blossom Innovation, GME German Medical Engineering, Zalea. Served on Advisory Board for: Zeltiq.

David H. McDaniel, MD, Laser Safety Board Representative

Received grant funding from: BTL Aesthetics, Cynosure, Ulthera/CellFina, Fibrocell Science, Illumitex, Dermarche Labs, Allergan, Merz, SkinBetter Science, Thermigen, Pfizer. Received equipment from: BTL Aesthetics, Cynosure, Zimmer, Thermi Aesthetics. Received a discount from: BTL Aesthetics, Cynosure, ThermiAethetics. Received consulting fees from: Cynosure, SkinMedica/Allergan/Kythera/Activis, BTL Aesthetics, Dermaforce, Illumitex. Received travel expenses from: Kythera, Allergan, SkinCeuticals. Received honoraria from: SkinMedica/Allergan/Kythera/Activis, BTL Aesthetics, Dermarche Labs, Cynosure, Zeltiq, SkinCeuticals. Holds ownership interests with: LifeSpan Extension, McDaniel Institute of Anti-Aging Research. Served on Advisory Board for: SkinMedica/Allergan/Kythera/Activis, Fibrocell Science, Cynosure. Served as an Officer or Director for: McDaniel Institute of Anti-Aging Research, McDaniel Laser and Cosmetic Center. Served on Promotional Speakers Bureau for: Kythera.

J. Stuart Nelson, MD, PhD, Historian

Received grant funding from: National Institutes of Health, Pfizer/Wyeth, Syneron-Candela.  Received equipment from: Syneron-Candela, Cutera. Received travel expenses from: Syneron-Candela. Received honoraria from: Syneron-Candela. Received royalties from: Have intellectual property rights with: Syneron-Candela.

Brian A. Pryor, PhD, Industrial R&D Board Representative

Holds ownership interests with: BW Tek, LiteCure, mTrigger, Pthera, Uroshape. Received salary from: LiteCure;  LiteCure. Served on Advisory Board for: LiteCure. Served as an Officer or Director for: BW Tek, LiteCure, mTrigger, Pthera.

E. Victor Ross, MD, Treasurer

Received grant funding from: Alma, Cutera, Cynosure, Lumenis, Lutronic, Syneron-Candela.  Received equipment from: Cynosure. Received a discount from: Alma. Received consulting fees from: Cynosure, Inmode, Lumenis, Miramar Labs, Sebacia, Syneron-Candela, Sciton. Received travel expenses from: Alma, Cynosure, Cutera, Lumenis.

Sandeep S. Saluja BS; MD, Resident/Fellow Board Representative

No Disclosure

David H. Sliney, PhD, Director of Safety

No Disclosure

Bahman Sotoodian MD, Resident/Fellow Board Representative

No Disclosure

Rebecca L. Sprague RN, NP-C, Nursing Allied Health Board Representative

No Disclosure

Emil A. Tanghetti, MD, Laser Medicine Board Representative

Received grant funding from: DUSA. Received a discount from: Cynosure. Received consulting fees from: Allergan, Galderma, DUSA, Obagi. Served on Advisory Board for: Cynosure, DUSA, Galderma.

Petra E. Wilder-Smith, DDS, PhD, Laser Surgery Board Representative

No Disclosure

Brian J.F. Wong, MD, PhD, FACS, Editor-in-Chief-LSM

No Disclosure

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