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Workshop 2: What's New in Stubborn Pigmentary Disorder Management

November 12 - November 12, 2021 (Orlando, Florida)

USD 595

Course Includes:
  • Workshop Syllabus
  • Workshop Certificate
  • Continuing Medical Education Credits
  • Light Continental Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Coffee Breaks
Refund Policy

Cancellations must be sent in writing by email to  All eligible refunds will be processed after written request and provided 3-5 business days after approval of the refund.

Note that refunds or credits for cancellation are not provided after October 20, 2021
*Until 45 days before the Event: 20% processing fees on the total registration
*Between 45 to 21 days before the Event: 50% cancellation fees on the amount paid.
*From 21 days (October 20) before the Event date or no show:  No refund.

Hotel Information

Hyatt Regency Grand Cypress
1 Grand Cypress Boulevard
Orlando, FL 32836
Hyatt Regency Grand Cypress Website

The group rate for AAAM's 17th Congress and Pre-Congress Courses is $195/night single or double, exclusive of taxes & fees, current tax rate is 12.5%. The group rate is available until October 11, 2021, and is based upon availability. Please reserve early to avoid disappointment.  To make your reservations, please go to: AAAM 17th Congress Room Reservation Link 

You may also call +1-800-233-1234 to make your reservations under the group rate. Please reference the group code  "G-AAAA" when making your reservations.

**Please Note:  AAAM does not work with nor affiliated with 3rd party booking companies.  To ensure a reservation under the room block, please use the link on this page or call the hotel directly and reference the group code. To book through a 3rd party site/company is to do so at your own risk.

Scientific Agenda
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November 12, 2021
Orlando, Florida

Chair: Desmer Destang, DDS, MSc (St. Lucia)

Speakers:  Suzan Obagi, MD (USA); Michael Felton, MD (USA)





·       To fully understand how to safely manage all skin types

·       How to manage indications and contraindications for skin of      color

·       Learn about specific skincare protocols designed for skin of color

·       Discover how to match treatments for darker skin types

·       Understand the chemistry and use of cosmeceuticals for      hyperpigmentation

·       Use of lasers and other devices on darker skin



07:30 - 08:30

Registration and Continental Breakfast

08:30 - 08:45

Introduction to the Latest Advances for the Treatment and Management of Skin of Color

08:45 – 10:15

Dermal Aesthetics: Discover how to match treatments specifically for darker Fitzpatrick skin types & the common cosmetic skin indications of Acne, Hyperpigmentation, Melasma, and Skin Tone & Skin Texture.  

Presented by Dr. Suzan Obagi

10:15 -10:45




10:45 -12:00



Dermal Aesthetics continued


12:00 -12:30

 Q & A Session

12:30 -13:30



13:30 -14:45

Cosmeceuticals for Hyperpigmentation:  Understand the chemistry of cosmeceuticals used for hyperpigmentation and how best to match your ingredients to ideally suit skin types and skin concerns. 


Presented by Dr. Desmer Destang

14:45 -15:00

Q & A Session


15:00 -15:15



15:15 -16:45

Devices & Technology:  While many energy-based devices and wavelengths can harm darker skin, newer technologies are proving safer for aesthetic indications on dark skin. Discover state-of-the-art device treatments & protocols capable of safely enhancing darker skin. 

Presented by Dr. Michael Felton

16:45 -17:15

Q & A Session for Panel

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