5th Annual AARS Scientific Symposium

6th Annual AARS Scientific Symposium

Every year the AARS holds a Scientific Symposium at the Annual Meeting of the Society for Investigative Dermatology (SID).

The 5th Annual AARS Scientific Symposium was held on May 12, 2016 from 12:00pm - 1:30pm at the Westin Kierland Resort in the Rainmakers Ballroom A in Scottsdale, AZ.

Past AARS clinical research grant recipients presented their findings and current AARS members convened from across the world highlight their work. Below you can find some of the AARS presentations at SID 2016.


The Influence of Tretinoin and Isotretinoin on the Sebacous Gland Lipidome and Lipid Mediators

Presenter: Raja Sivamani, Assistant Professor of Clinical Dermatology University of California, Davis, Sacramento, CA, USA


Symposium Agenda

12:00

Welcome and Updates from AARS
Sewon Kang, AARS President, Baltimore, MD, USA

12:10

The Influence of Tretinoin and Isotretinoin on the Sebaceous Gland Lipidome and Lipid Mediators
Raja Sivamani, Assistant Professor of Clinical Dermatology, University of California, Davis, Sacramento, CA, USA

12:25

Isolating and Identifying the Acne Skin MIcrobiome
Amanda Nelson, College of Medicine, Penn State Hershey Medical Center, Hershey, PA, USA

12:40

Acne Fulminans and Its Variants: AARS Evidence-Based Expert Panel Recommendations
Tanya Greywal, BA, University of California, San Diego, CA, USA

12:55

Bioinformatic Modeling of the Interaction Network of Genes Implicated in Acne. Development of Testing Models Using 3D Skin Tissue Engineering
Jean-Marie Botto, PhD, Senior Group Leader, Upstream Research, Ashland Global Skin Research Center, Sophia Antipolis, France

1:10

Cigarette Smoking and Risk of Incident of Rosacea in Women: A Prospective Study
Wen-Qing Li, Assistant Professor of Dermatology and Epidemiology, Warren Alpert Medical School, Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island 

1:25

Closing Comments
Lawrence Eichenfield, AARS Past President, San Diego, CA, USA