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Nursing/Allied Health - Course

Thursday, April 12 | 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM | Room: Coronado BCD

Participants The activity is designed for nurses, clinicians, and other allied health professionals who use laser, light and other energy-based technologies.

Background Requirements Attendees should possess a basic understanding of laser, light and energy-based technologies for cutaneous applications.

Educational Needs/Expected Learning Objectives This course will include, among other things, best practices based on increasing knowledge of laser and plume safety as well as understanding the use of lasers and energy devices within the workplace.

Director(s) John E. Hoopman, CMLSO; Rebecca L. Sprague, RN, NP-C

Faculty Eric F. Bernstein, MD, MSE; Holly A. Bryan, BS, CCRC; Jill Henley, DO; Omar A. Ibrahimi, MD, PhD; Stefani Kappel, MD; Jeffrey Kenkel, MD; Patricia A. Owens, RN, MHA, CMLSO, CNOR; Penny J. Smalley, RN, CMLSO

Time Activity
8:00 AM - 8:05 AM Introduction and Pre-Test - John E. Hoopman & Rebecca L. Sprague
8:06 AM - 8:15 AM  Nursing/Allied Health Business Meeting -  John E. Hoopman & Rebecca L. Sprague
8:16 AM - 8:31 AM  History of Nursing/Allied Health Division - Penny J. Smalley 
8:32 AM - 9:02 AM  Laser Safety - Penny J. Smalley
9:03 AM - 9:33 AM  Laser Toning - Omar A. Ibrahimi
9:34 AM - 10:04 AM  Overview of Tightening Devices - Stefani Kappel
10:05 AM - 10:20 AM  Q&A 
10:21 AM - 10:36 AM  BREAK 
10:37 AM - 10:57 AM  Overview of Microneedling Devices - Jill Henley
10:58 AM - 11:28 AM  State Regulations - Patricia A. Owens
11:29 AM - 11:49 AM  Practice Management - Holly A. Bryan
11:50 PM - 12:00 PM  Q&A 
12:01 PM - 1:45 PM  LUNCH 
1:46 PM - 2:16 PM  Treatment of Vascular Lesions - Eric F. Bernstein
2:15 PM - 2:45 PM  Laser Physics - John E. Hoopman
2:46 PM - 3:06 PM  Combining Cosmetic Surgery and Lasers - Jeffrey Kenkel
3:07 PM - 3:37 PM  Plume Safety - Penny J. Smalley
3:38 PM - 3:54 PM  BREAK 
3:55 PM - 4:55 PM  Abstracts/Case Studies - TBD
4:46 PM - 5:00 PM  Q&A, Conclusion and Post-Test - John E. Hoopman & Rebecca L. Sprague
Schedule and rooms subject to change without notice

Presenter | ✈ ASLMS Travel Grant Recipient

The American Society for Laser Medicine and Surgery is the world’s largest scientific organization dedicated to promoting research, education and high standards of clinical care in the field of medical laser applications. It provides a forum for the exchange of scientific information and participation in communicating the latest developments in laser medicine and surgery to clinicians, research investigators, government and regulatory agencies, and the public.

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