ASLMS 2022

Abstract Highlights for 2022

Learn the latest advances in laser and energy-based medicine. Hundreds of abstracts will be presented in Basic Science, Clinical Applications, and Emerging Technologies, plus Non-CME.

What’s new for 2022:

  • Abstract sessions offered on Thursday, Friday, and Saturday
  • Early Career abstracts will be presented in the main sessions
  • Live-streaming will be available for all abstract sessions
 

BASIC SCIENCE 

 

Dates | Times | Section Chairs | Moderators:

 

Thursday, April 28 | 4:00 PM – 5:30 PM
Section Chair:  Shlomit Halachmi, MD, PhD
Moderator:  Wangcun JIa, PhD


Saturday, April 30 | 2:00 PM – 3:30 PM
Moderators:  Sara Moradi Tuchayi, MD, MPH; Bahman Anvari, PhD

Saturday, April 30 |4:00 PM – 5:30 PM
Moderator:  Walfre Franco, PhD

Sub-Topics

  • Animal-Based Preclinical Studies
  • Disinfection
  • Imaging and Diagnostics
  • Laser-Assisted Drug Delivery Optical Imaging
  • Laser-Tissue Interaction
  • Light Therapy
  • Optical Imaging
  • Photobiomodulation
  • Preclinical Therapeutics

Hot Topics

  • Design optimization of a device for extracorporeal blood phototherapy
  • Enhancing metabolism through stimulation of browning of white adipose tissue by fractional photothermolysis
  • Local vasoregulative interventions impact drug concentrations in skin after topical laser-assisted delivery
  • Prevention of skin cancer with fractional CO2 laser

 

CLINICAL APPLICATIONS


Dates | Times | Section Chairs | Moderators:

 

Thursday, April 28 | 4:00 PM – 5:30 PM

Clinical Applications 1
Section Chairs:  David Ozog, MD

Clinical Applications 2
Section Chairs:  Merete Haedersdal, MD, PhD; Albert Wolkerstorfer, MD, PhD


Friday, April 29 | 2:00 PM – 3:30 PM
Section Chair:  Albert Wolkerstorfer, MD, PhD
Moderators: Oge Onwiduwe, MD; Eliot Battle, MD


Saturday, April 30 | 2:00 PM – 3:30 PM 

Clinical Applications 1
Section Chair:  Yona Tadir, MD
Moderator: Anne Chapas, MD

Clinical Applications 2
Section Chairs:  Shlomit Halachmi, MD, PhD; Albert Wolkerstorfer, MD, PhD


Saturday, April 30 | 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM

Clinical Applications 1
Section Chairs:  Shlomit Halachmi, MD, PhD

Clinical Applications 2
Moderators:  Gerald Goldberg, MD; Zeina Tannous, MD

Sub-Topics

  • Ablative/Non-Ablative Treatment
  • Acne
  • Body Contouring
  • Combination Therapies
  • Cryomodulation
  • Fat Reduction
  • Hair Removal and Growth
  • Hidradenitis Suppurativa,
  • Hyperhidrosis
  • Imaging and Diagnostics
  • Laser Interstitial Thermal Therapy
  • Photodynamic Therapy
  • Oncology
  • Optoacoustic Imaging
  • Oral and Maxillofacial
  • Photobiomodulation
  • Pigmented Lesions/Disorders
  • Rapid Pulse Acoustic Device
  • Rejuvenation
  • Safety
  • Scars
  • Skin Cancer
  • Skin Tightening
  • Tattoos
  • Urogynecology
  • Vascular

Hot Topics

  • Neurology, neuroimaging, and ophthalmology consensus recommendations for management of Sturge-Weber syndrome
  • PDT without any incubation for actinic keratoses
  • Precision freezing device for improvement of recalcitrant psoriatic plaques
  • The use of lasers and IPL in vitiligo
  • Visceral fat reduction with HIFEM and RF

 

 

EMERGING TECHNOLOGIES 

 

Date | Time | Section Chairs:

Friday, April 29 | 2:00 PM – 3:30 PM
Section Chairs:  Shlomit Halachmi, MD, PhD; Yona Tadir, MD

Sub-Topics

  • 1726 nm laser
  • Cold atmospheric plasma
  • Diode Laser
  • Electrochemical therapy
  • Fiber Laser
  • Injectable (for combination treatment)
  • Low Intensity Shockwave Therapy
  • Nano-pulse Stimulation
  • Photobiomodulation
  • Reflectance Confocal Microscopy
  • Tissue Micro-Coring

Hot Topics

  • Novel 1726nm laser for treatment of facial acne scarring
  • Nano-Pulse Stimulation (NPS) data for treating sebaceous hyperplasia
 

NON-CME ABSTRACTS 

 

Dates | Times | Section Chairs | Moderators


Thursday, April 28 | 4:00 PM – 5:30 PM
Section Chairs:  
Lilit Garibyan, MD, PhD; Yona Tadir, MD


Friday, April 29 | 2:00 PM – 3:30 PM
Section Chair:  Lilit Garibyan, MD, PhD
Moderator:  Thomas E. Milner, PhD

Sub-Topics

  • Acne
  • Body Contouring
  • Combination Therapy
  • Pelvic Floor Health
  • Pigmentation
  • Skin Rejuvenation
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Vascular

Hot Topic

  • Injectable slurry for sleep apnea
 
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