The Photomedicine Society
promotes a greater understanding
of light in health and disease.


The 28th Annual Meeting of The Photomedicine Society

The 28th Annual Meeting of The Photomedicine Society will be held:

February 28, 2019
Washington, DC USA

We are changing our name! To better reflect our mission, The Photomedicine Society will soon become The Society for Phototherapy and Photoprotection (SPP).

The planning committee is working hard to put together another innovative program.

8:00 – 8:25 Registration
8:25 – 8:30 Opening Remarks
Heidi Jacobe, MD, Dallas, Texas
New and Now: Innovations and Cutting Edge Research
8:30 – 9:00 Patrick J. Rochette, PhD, Quebec, Canada
Chronic UVB Exposure Influence Genotoxic Stress Response in Skin Cells
9:00 – 9:30 Mary Sheu, MD, Baltimore, Maryland
Biomarkers Activated with Fractionated Laser
9:30 – 10:00 June K. Robinson, MD, Chicago, Illinois
Early Childhood Photoprotection Programs
10:00 – 10:30 Break/Poster Viewing
10:30 – 10:45 Abstract Presentation 1
10:45 – 11:00 Abstract Presentation 2
11:00 – 11:30 Curtis Cole, PhD
Photoallergy Safety Screening: Stuck in the Past?
11:30 – 1:00 Break for Lunch (lunch provided)
Keynote Speakers FDA Panel Discussion
1:00 – 1:45 Speakers to be announced
1:45 – 2:00 Q & A
2:00 – 2:15 Break
Phototherapy A-Z: A Practical Course for the Dermatology Provider
Speakers to be announced
Sunscreen Workshop
Speakers to be announced

Continuing Medical Education Credit will not be available for this year’s meeting.


28th Annual Meeting of the Photomedicine Society
February 28, 2019
Washington, DC, USA
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