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Board Disclosures

Disclosures of Interest Statements by the Board of Directors as of 4/1/2018

Effective April 2018 - April 2019

Guillermo Aguilar PhD | Biomedical Engineering Board Representative

Nothing to Disclose

Murad Alam, MD, MSCI, MBA | Laser Surgery Board Representative

Received Grant Funding From: Brandt, Merz; Received Consulting Fees From: Pulse Biosciences, Allergan

Mathew M. Avram, MD, JD | Past President

Received Consulting Fees From: Merz Asthetics; Allergan; Sienna Biopharmaceuticals; Revance; Holds Ownership Interests With: Served as Chair 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: Allergan; Served on Strategic Advisory Board For: Sciton; Served on Editorial Board for Zalea; Served as Treasurer For: ASDS; Sienna Biopharmaceuticals

Eric F. Bernstein, MD | President

Received Grant Funding From: Syneron-Candela; Zeltiq; Received a Discount From: Syneron-Candela, Zeltiq; Received Consulting Fees From: Syneron-Candela; Holds Ownership Interests With: 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; Travel Expenses Paid By: 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 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

Travel Expenses Paid By: UCR GSA Travel Grant, ASLMS, SPIE Student Grant; Received Salary From: Graduate Student Researcher; Served As Officer or Director For: President of SPIE student chapter, President of OSA student chapter

Henry H. Chan, MD, PhD, FRCP | Laser Medicine Board Representative

Received Equipment From: Lumenis-Israel, Quanta System-Italy, Venus Concept; Received Consulting Fees From: Access Business Group International LLC, Cynosure, AVAVA LLC, R2 Dermatology Inc; Received Honoraria From: Syneron-Candela; Holds Ownership Interests With: Blossom Innovations; Received Royalties From: McGraw-Hill Companies; R2; Have Intellectual Property Rights With: Blossom Innovation; Served on Advisory Board For: Syneron; Received Shares From: Basis Medical Tech. Inc. Canada; Support Clinical Trial for Quanta, Syneron, Cynosure, Zeltiq, R2 Derm. Inc,; Stockholder: AVAVA, LLC; Blossom Innovation, LLC; R2 Dermatology; Free consumable: Cynosure; Serve as Chairman of the Board For: Blossom Innovation

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

Received Salary From: University of Nove de Julho; Served on Advisory Board For: Brazilian Society of Laser in Medicine and Surgery; Served As Officer or Director For: University Nove de Julho and Heart Institute/FMUSP

Craig A Drill | Industrial Marketing Board Representative

Travel Expenses Paid By: Accure Acne; Holds Ownership Interests With: Accure Acne, Alethia, Attillaps Holdings, AVAVA, Cytrellis, DPI, LaseResults, MD Complete, Newton Medical, Once Again Me, RejuveDent, ZALEA; Served As Officer or Director For: Accure Acne, AVAVA, ZALEA

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, Lutronic, Procter & Gamble, Sciton, Sebacia; Received Equipment From: Ellipse, Lutronic, Sciton, Syneron-Candela

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

Received Grant Funding From: Pulse Biosciences, Inc.; Received Consulting Fees From: Ascend Pharmaceuticals; Received Honoraria From: Allergan; Served on Advisory Board For: Pulse Biosciences, Inc.

Suzanne L. Kilmer, MD | Secretary

Received Grant Funding From: Allergan, Cynosure, Cutera, Cytrellis, Galderma, Lumenis, Lutronic, Merz, Miramar, R2 Derm, Sienna Labs, Valeant, Zarin, Zeltiq, Zift; Received Consulting Fees From: Allergan, Galderma; Travel Expenses Paid By: Solta, Zeltiq; Served on Advisory Board For: Allergan, Cytrellis, Galderma, Lumenis, Merz, Miramar, Sciton, Sienna Labs, Syneron-Candela, Zarin, Zeltiq, Zift

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

Received Grant Funding From: Apira Science; Received Equipment From: Apira Science, ImArcSys LiteCure; Received Consulting Fees From: Apira Science, Group, GLG Councils; Travel Expenses Paid By: ASLMS, Society of Laparoendoscopic Surgeons (i.e. Reimbursement for Board of Directors', course faculty, and/or CME Director activities at programs for both ASLMS and SLS); Have Intellectual Property Rights With: Biomedical Gateway LLC, Conversion Energy Enterprises, ImArcSys, New Skin Therapies LLC; Served As Officer or Director For: ASLMS, CMO for QLED Cures LLC. (start up for basic science research), Executive Director for Society of Laparoendoscopic Surgeons, House of Delegates of Medical Society of the State of New York, Monroe County Medical Society, North American Association for Laser Therapy; Consultant General and Plastic Surgery Devices Panel of the Medical Devices Advisory Committee of the FDA CDRH; Editorial Board and Associate Editor of Lasers in Medical Science, Editor-in-Chief of Photomedicine and Laser Surgery

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

Nothing to Disclose

Dieter Manstein MD, PhD | President Elect

Received Consulting Fees From: GME German Medical Engineering, Zeltiq; Has consulting contract with R2; Spouse Has Received Honoraria From: Zeltiq; Holds Ownership Interests With: Blossom Innovations, GME German Medical Engineering, Zalea; Received Royalties From: Massachusetts General Hospital (licensing contracts with Cynosure, Cytrellis, Solta, Zeltiq); Served on Advisory Board For: Zeltiq; Served As Officer or Director For: Blossom Innovations

David H. McDaniel, MD | Laser Safety Board Representative

Received Grant Funding From: BTL Aesthetics, Cynosure, Dermarche Labs, Allergan, Merz, SkinBetter Science, Thermigen, Photon MD; Received Equipment From: BTL Aesthetics, Cynosure, Zimmer, Thermi Aesthetics; Received a Discount From: BTL Aesthetics, Cynosure, ThermiAethetics; Received Consulting Fees From: Cynosure, Allergan, BTL Aesthetics, Dermaforce, Photon MD; Travel Expenses Paid By:  Allergan, SkinCeuticals; Received Honoraria From: Allergan, Dermarche Labs, Cynosure, SkinCeuticals; Holds Ownership Interests With: LifeSpan Extension, McDaniel Institute of Anti-Aging Research; Have Intellectual Property Rights With: McDaniel Institute of Anti Aging Research; Served on Advisory Board For: Allergan, Cynosure; Served As Officer or Director For: McDaniel Institute of Anti-Aging Research, McDaniel Laser and Cosmetic Center

J. Stuart Nelson, MD, PhD | Historian

Received Equipment From: Syneron-Candela, Cutera; Received Royalties From: University of California; Have Intellectual Property Rights With: Syneron-Candela

Patricia Owens, RN, MHA, CMLS, CNOR | Director of Safety-Elect

Received Consulting Fees From: Rockwell Laser Industry, Fortec Medical; Travel Expenses Paid By: Rockwell Laser Industry; LIA; Received Honoraria From: Cosmetic Bootcamp LLC for Meeting Design, A+MD Symposium; Holds Ownership Interests With: AestheticMed Consulting International LLC and Online Laser Training LLC; Received Royalties From: Cengage Malady; Have Intellectual Property Rights With: OLTUSA LLC

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

Holds Ownership Interests With: BW Tek, LiteCure, mTrigger, Pthera, Uroshape; Received Salary From: LiteCure; Served on Advisory Board For: LiteCure; Served As Officer or Director For: BW Tek, LiteCure, mTrigger, Pthera

Thomas E. Rohrer, MD | Vice President

Received Grant Funding From: Allergan, Merz, Pulse BioScience; Received a Discount From: Syneron-Candela; Received Honoraria From: Syneron-Candela; Served on Advisory Board For: Allergan, Syneron-Candela; Pulse BioScience

E. Victor Ross, MD | Treasurer

Received Grant Funding From: 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, Cutera; Travel Expenses Paid By: Alma, Cynosure, Cutera, Lumenis, Lutronic; Received Honoraria From: Cutera, Sciton, Lumenis, Cynosure, Lutronic, Inmode; Served on Advisory Board For: Sebacia, Sciton, Allergan, Cutera

David H. Sliney, PhD | Director of Safety

Received Consulting Fees From: Zeiss, Gecko Medical, Alcou, Proctor and Gamble, Abbott Medical Optics, Exponent, Keylogic; Travel Expenses Paid By: Zeiss, Technolas, LIA; Received Honoraria From: Laser Institute of America

Bahman Sotoodian MD | Resident/Fellow Board Representative

Nothing to Disclose

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

Received Honoraria From: Intraderm; Served on Advisory Board For: Intraderm

Aria Vazirnia | Resident/Fellow Board Representative

Nothing to Disclose

Jill S. Waibel, MD | Laser Surgery Board Representative

Received Equipment From: Michaelson Diagnostics; Received Consulting Fees From: Syneron-Candela; Travel Expenses Paid By: Loreal, Syneron/Candela, Sciton; Received Honoraria From: Loreal, Syneron/Candela, Sciton; Holds Ownership Interests With: Aquavit Pharmaceuticals; Have Intellectual Property Rights With: University of Miami; Served on Advisory Board For: Sebacia, Dominion Aesthetics, Sciton; Served in a Clinical Trial For: Aquavit Pharmaceuticals, Cytrellis Biosystems, Lumenis, Lutronic, Medisca Pharmaceuticals, Hygia Life Sciences, RegenX, Strata Skin Sciences, Michaelson Diagnostics, Syneron/Candela

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

Received Grant Funding From: Flight Attendant Medical Research Institute, OCT Medical Imaging, National Institutes of Health; Received a Discount From: SPIE; Travel Expenses Paid By: ASLMS; Received Honoraria From: National Institutes of Health; Holds Ownership Interests With: Praxis BioSciences; Have Intellectual Property Rights With: Aerin Medical, University of California

Jennifer Zuccaro | Early Career Scientist Board Representative

Nothing to Disclose

 

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