Special Events

Reconnect with your friends and develop new connections at the ASLMS special events. All conference attendees are invited!

Registration is open for ASLMS 2024. View the program-at-a-glance and register today! 

Food and Beverages

Welcome Reception

Wednesday, April 10 | 7:30 PM - 8:30 PM | Level 300 | Pratt Street Lobby

We’ll kick off the conference with a reception featuring delectable desserts and beverages. Connect with colleagues and foster new relationships in a relaxed atmosphere.

ASLMS 2022 WEBD Event

Celebration of ASLMS Women in Energy-Based Devices

Thursday, April 11 | 5:00 PM - 6:30 PM EDT | Level 300 | Room 310

Join us for the 9th Annual Celebration of ASLMS Women in Energy-Based Devices (WEBD) to enjoy networking and inspiration. Enjoy complimentary light hors d'oeuvres, beverages, outstanding speakers, great conversations, and more.

Featured Speaker: Lilit Garibyan, MD, PhD

Presentation Title: From Curiosity to Excellence: A Journey from Immigrant to Innovator

LEARN MORE about Dr. Garibyan and her presentation.


Event and awards sponsored by Coolsculpting® Elite


Melanie C. Grossman, MD Award for Leadership, Mentorship, and Advocacy for Women in Medical Science

2024 Recipient: Kristen M. Kelly, MD 

Presentation Title: Discover, Teach, Heal: A Tribute and a Call

Dr. Kelly will also receive the Ellet H. Drake Memorial Award and give her presentation, "Collaboration is Key," during this event.


ASLMS Women in Energy-Based Devices Early Career Development Award

2024 Recipient: Feben Messele, BS 

Abstract Title: Characteristics of Basal Cell Carcinoma Subtypes: Long Pulsed 1064 NM ND: YAG Treatment With Optical Coherence Tomography Guidance


LEARN MORE about WEBD and the awards being presented.

Tech Connect

Tech Connect Reception and Session

Friday, April 12 | 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM | Level 300 | Room 310

Enjoy complimentary light hors d'oeuvres and beverages, then settle in for this attendee-favorite session! Experts openly share their treatment and device preferences. Presentations for each topic section are followed by live audience Q&A. 

Directors: Eric F. Bernstein, MD, MSE; Omar A. Ibrahimi, MD, PhD; Suzanne L. Kilmer, MD

Event sponsored by Acclaro, Accure Acne, Aerolase, BTL, Candela, Lutronic, Sofwave, and Solta Medical


Networking Reception

Saturday, April 13 | 5:00 PM - 6:30 PM | Level 300 | Pratt Street Lobby

Take some time to relax and network after a full day of educational sessions. This is the place to meet and build relationships with peers and luminaries. Enjoy complimentary light hors d'oeuvres and beverages.

Event sponsored by Accure Acne


ASLMS Gala: All that Glitters is Gold ($)

Saturday, April 13 | 8:00 PM - 11:00 PM | Baltimore National Aquarium

Join us at the Baltimore National Aquarium for an enchanting evening set against the captivating backdrop of the aquarium's marine exhibits. Guests will enjoy a selection of premium beverages, hors d'oeuvres, and dinner stations. A highlight of the evening is a live auction to support ASLMS research, where attendees can bid on unique items. The dress code calls for formal attire, adding an air of glamour to the affair. As the night unfolds, guests can explore the aquarium exhibits and marvel at the stunning displays of marine life while enjoying time with colleagues and friends.

This is a separately-ticketed event. Tickets may be purchased as part of registration and will be available while quantities last. Some limited quantities may be available on-site.