(212) 725-8600 161 Madison Ave., Suite 4NW, New York, NY 10016

Melanie Grossman, M.D., P.C

Education
New York University School of Medicine
New York, New York
August 1984-June 1988
M.D. received, June 1988
Princeton University, Princeton, New Jersey
September 1980-June 1984
A.B., Biology, June 1984

Training
July 1, 1993 – Aug. 1, 1995 – Clinical/Research Fellow
Laser dermatology and photodynamic therapy,
Massachusetts General Hospital and Wellman Laboratories
Boston, Massachusetts

July, 1989-June, 1992-Dermatology Residency
Presbyterian Hospital in the City of New York
Columbia University, New York, New York

July, 1988-June, 1989-Internship in Internal Medicine
Yale University, Medical Center, New Haven, Connecticut

Board Certification
Diplomate of the American Board of Dermatology – 1992

Teaching Appointments
Assistant Clinical Professor of Dermatology
College of Physicians and Surgeons of Columbia University

Assistant Attending in Dermatology
Presbyterian Hospital in the City of New York

Assistant Attending, Dermatology Assistant
Presbyterian Hospital in the City of New York
New York, New York 1992 – Present

PAST APPOINTMENTS
Assistant Attending, Dermatology Assistant
Presbyterian Hospital in the City of New York

Associate Clinical Professor Dermatology
Columbia University
New York, New York 1992 – Present

Adjunct Clinical Assistant Professor of Dermatology
Cornell University Medical College
New York, New York 1998-2008

Adjunct Attending Physician, Dermatology
New York Presbyterian Hospital
New York, New York 1998-2008

Assistant Attending Physician
Department of Dermatology
St. Luke’s-Roosevelt Hospital Center
New York, New York 1995 – December 31, 2004

Director, Clinical and Laser Research Studies
Laser and Skin Surgery Center of New York
317 East 34th Street
New York, New York 1995 – 2000

Clinical Affiliate, Dermatology
New York Hospital
New York, New York 1996 – 1997

Clinical Instructor, Dermatology
Cornell University Medical College
New York, New York 1996 – 1997

Clinical Fellow, Dermatology
Massachusetts General Hospital – Harvard Medical School
Boston, Massachusetts 1993 – 1995

Attending Physician – private practice, Dermatology
Ravits, M.D., Cohen, M.D., Grossman, M.D.
River Edge, New Jersey 1992 – 1993

Attending Physician Associate Adjunct Surgeon
Department of Plastic Surgery
New York Eye and Ear Infirmary
New York, New York 1996 – May 30, 2005

PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIPS

Societies
American Academy of Dermatology –Fellow
American Society for Laser Medicine and Surgery – Fellow
The Dermatologic Society of Greater New York
Women’s Dermatologic Society
American Society for Dermatologic Surgery – Fellow
New York State Dermatologic Society

Committees

American Society for Laser Medicine and Surgery – Board Member 2007 – Present
American Society for Laser Medicine and Surgery – Silent Auction Committee – 2007
American Society for Laser Medicine and Surgery – Silent Auction Chair – 2006
Dermatologic Society of Greater New York – Board Member 2000-2003
International Society for Cosmetic and Laser Surgery – Board Member 2003-2004
American Academy of Dermatology – Communications Council-2002
American Academy of Dermatology – Public Relations Committee-Chair 2002
American Academy of Dermatology-Sports Ad Hoc Committee, 2000-2002
American Society for Laser Medicine and Surgery-Nominating Committee, 2000
American Society for Laser Medicine and Surgery – Socioeconomic Affairs
Committee, 1997-2000 – Chair 1999-2000
American Academy of Dermatology – Photobiology Task Force, 1998-1999
American Academy of Dermatology – Melanoma Task Force
American Academy of Dermatology-Communications Committee, 1998-2000
American Academy of Dermatology-Communications Study Group for 21st Century

Publications
1. Kauvar, A, Grossman, MC, Bernstein, L, Kovacs, S, Quintana, A, Geronemus, RG. “Erbium:YAG Laser Resurfacing: A Clinical Histopathologic Evaluation.” Submitted for publication.

2. Bernstein, LJ, Grossman, MC, Kauvar, ANB, Geronemus, RG; “Vitamin K in the Treatment of Pulsed Dye Laser Induced Purpura.” Dermatol Surg, Laser Surg Med 1998 Supplement page 211.

3. Bernstein, LJ, Grossman, MC, Kauvar, ANB, Geronemus, RG; “Scar Revision with High Energy Short Pulsed Carbon Dioxide Laser” Dermatol Surg, 24:101-107, 1998.

4. Dierckx, CC, Grossman, MC, Farinelli, WA, Anderson, RR; “Permanent Hair Removal by Normal Mode Ruby Laser.” Arch Dermatol, 134;837-842: 1998.

5. Ross, EV, Grossman, MC, Duke, D, Grevelink, JM; “Long Term Results After Carbon Dioxide Laser Skin Resurfacing: A Comparison of Scanned and Pulsed System.” J of Am Acad Dermatol 37:709-18 1997.

6. Bernstein, LJ, Grossman, MC, Kauvar ANB, Geronemus RG; “The Short and Long – Term Side Effects of Carbon Dioxide Laser Resurfacing.” Dermatol Surg, 23:519-525, 1997.

7. Grossman, MC; “What’s New in Cutaneous Laser Research?” Dermatologic Clinics, Vol. 15, No. 1, 1997.

8. Grossman, MC, Dierickx, DC, Farinelli, W., Flotte, TJ and Anderson, RR; “Damage of Hair Follicles by Normal Mode Ruby Laser Pulses.” JAm Acad Dermatol, 35:889-894, 1996.

9. Rajadhyaksha, MC, Esterowitz, D, Webb, RH, Anderson, RR; “In Vivo Confocal Scanning Laser Microscopy of Human Skin: Melanin Is a Contrast Agent.” JID, 104:946-952, 1995.

10. Grossman, MC and Grossman, JM, Farinelli, W, Flotte, TJ, and Anderson, RR; “Treatment of Café au Lait Macules with Laser: A Clinicopathologic correlation.” Arch Dermatol, 131:1416-1420, 1995.

11. Grossman, MC and Grossman, ME; “Chronic Hyperkeratotic Herpes Zoster and HIV Infection.” J Am Acad Dermatol, 28:306-307, 1993.

12. Grossman, MC and Silvers, DN; “The Tzanck Smear: Can Dermatologists Accurately Interpret it?” J Am Acad Dermatol, 27:403-5, 1992.

13. Grossman, MC and Scher, RK; “Leukonychia: Review and Classification.” International Journal of Dermatology, 29:535-41, 1990.

14. Grossman, MC. “Fabry’s Disease: Heterozygote Detection, Prevention and Therapy.” Diss Princeton University, 1984.

Chapters
1. Grossman, MC, Laser Hair Removal in Cosmetic Laser Surgery A Practitioner’s Guide. 2nd Edition. John Wiley & Sons Inc. 1999.

2. Grossman, MC in Cutaneous Laser Surgery: The Art and Science of Selective Photothermolysis. Second edition. Mosby. 1999.

3. Grossman, MC, Laser Assisted Hair Removal in Illustrated Cutaneous Laser Surgery: A Practitioner’s Guide. 2nd Edition. Appleton & Lange (publisher), Norwalk, Connecticut (in press, 1998).

4. Grossman, MC, Kauvar, ANB, Geronemus, RG; Laser surgery in Grabb and Smiths Plastic Surgery. Aston, S, Throne, C, eds. Lippincott, 1997.

Posters

1. Gordon Research Conference: Lasers in Biology and Medicine, July 1994
Rajadhyaksha, M, Grossman, MC, Webb, RH, and Anderson, RR. “In Vivo Video-rate Confocal Scanning Laser Microscopy of Human Skin.”

2. Lopez, A, Rojas, A, Ramos, A, Phillips, T, Grossman, MC, Geronemus, R, Quintana, A. “A Study of Vitamin K Cream Versus Placebo in Treatment of Cutaneous Discoloration After Treatment With the Turnable Dye Laser.”

Abstracts
1. Anderson, RR, Burns, AJ, Goldberg, D, Grossman, MC et al: “Multicenter Study of Long Pulse Ruby Laser Hair Removal.” Laser Surg Med, 1999;(suppl p. 14).

2. Bernstein, LJ, Quintana, AT, Grossman, MC, Kauvar, ANB, Lou, WW, Geronemus RG: “Treatment of Striae Distensae with a 1320nm Nd: Yag” Laser Surg Med, 1999; (suppl p. 60).

3. Grossman, MC, et al: “Comparison of Different Lasers and Light Sources for Hair Removal.” Laser Surg Med, 1999;(suppl p. 14).

4. Lou, WW, Grossman, R, Grossman, MC: “Hair Removal with Long Pulsed Alexandrite Laser for Patients with Skin Types III-VI.” Laser Surg Med. 1999;(suppl p.23).

5. Lou, WW, Geronemus, RG, Grossman, MC: “Evaluation of Pulsed Infrared Laser System for Long Term Hair Removal.” Laser Surg Med; 1999; (Suppl p. 60).

6. Lou, WW, Geronemus, RG, Grossman MC: “Effects of Vitamin K Cream on Laser Induced Purpura.” Laser Surg Med, 1999;(Suppl p. 65).

7. Dierickx, CD, Grossman, MC, Farinelli, WA, Manuskiatti, W, Duque, V, Lin D, Anderson, RR: “Comparison Between a Long Pulsed Ruby Laser and Pulsed Infrared Laser System for Hair Removal.” Laser Surg Med, 1998; (suppl 10; 199.

8. Grossman, MC, Dierckx, CD, Quintana, A, Geronemus, R, Anderson, RR: “Removal Of Excess Body Hair with an 800 NM Pulsed Diode Laser.” Laser Surg Med, 1998; (suppl 10):201.

9. Kauvar, ANB, Grossman, MC, Bernstein, LJ, Kovacs, SO, Quintana, AT; Geronemus, RG “Erbium: YAG Laser Resurfacing: A Clinical Histopathologic Evaluation.” Laser Surg Med, 1998; (suppl 10): 164.

10. Kauvar, ANB, Grossman, MC, Bernstein, LJ, Kovacs, SO, Quintana, AT, Geronemus, RG: “Comparison of Tissue Effects of Carbon Dioxide, Erbium: YAG and Novel Infrared Lasers for Skin Resurfacing.” Laser Surg Med, 1998; (suppl 10): 181.

11. Kauvar, ANB, Grossman, MC, Bernstein, LJ, Kovacs, SO, Quintana, AT, Geronemus RG: “The Effects of Cryogen Spray Cooling on Pulsed Dye Laser Treatment of Vascular Lesions.” Laser Surg Med, 1998;(suppl 10):211.

12. Quintana, AT, Grossman, MC, Kauvar, ANB, Bernstein, LJ, Geronemus, R: “Removal Of Leg Veins with Laserscope Potassium Titanyl Phosphate-532 NM and Dermastat 2mm Handpiece.” Laser Surg Med, 1998; (suppl 10):195.

13. Dierckx, CD, Grossman, MC, Farinelli, WA: “Ruby Laser Hair Removal: Comparison Between Two Pulsed Width (10.3 and 3ms).” Laser Surg Med 1997, (suppl 9)

14. Dierickx, CD, Grossman, MC, Farinelli, WA, Manuskistti, W, Anderson, R: “Long-Pulsed Ruby Laser Hair Removal.” Laser Surgery Med, 1997; (suppl 9):146.

15. Grossman, MC, Dierickx, C, Farinelli, W, Geronemus, R, Anderson, R: “Permanent Hair Removal with a Normal Mode Ruby Laser.” Laser Surg Med, 1997; (suppl 9): 146.

16. Bernstein, LJ, Grossman, MC, Kauvar ANB, Geronemus, RG: “The Effect of 10mm Versus 5mm and 7mm Spot Size on Pulsed Dye Laser Treatment of Portwine Stains and Hemangiomas.” Laser Surg Med, 1996; (suppl 8); 185.

17. Grossman, MC: “Long Pulse Dye Laser Treatment of Leg Veins.” Laser Surg Med, Abstracts 1996; (supp 8); 167.

18. Grossman, MC, Bernstein, LJ, Kauvar, ANB, Laughlin, S, Dudley, D, Geronemus, RG: “Treatment of Leg Veins with a Long Pulse Tunable Dye Laser.” Laser Surg Med, 1996, (suppl 8):197.

19. Kauvar, ANB, Bernstein, LJ, Grossman, MC, Geronemus, RG: “Pulsed Dye Laser Treatment of Striae.” Laser Surg Med, 1996; (suppl 8):201.

20. Kauvar, ANB, Bernstein, LJ, Grossman, MC, Geronemus, RG: “Effects of Vitamin K Cream on Pulsed Dye Laser Induced Purpura.” Laser Surg Med, 1996; (suppl 8):260.

21. Kauvar, ANB, Bernstein LJ, Grossman, MC, Geronemus RG: “Tissue Effects of Computerized Scanners for Char-free CO2 Lasers.” Laser Surg Med, 1996; (suppl 8): 275.

22. Kauvar, ANB, Bernstein LJ, Grossman, MC, RG: “Carbon Dioxide Laser Resurfacing of Scars.” Laser Surg Med, 1996; (suppl 8:)276.

23. Grossman, MC, Farinelli, W, Flotte, T, Anderson, RR, “Laser Targeted at Hair Follicles.” Laser Surg Med, 1995; (suppl 7):221.

24. Grossman, MC, Rajadhyaksha, M, Esterowitz, D, Webb, R, Anderson, RR, “Live Confocal Scanning Laser Microscopy of Human Skin.” Laser Surg Med, 1995; (suppl 7):229.

25. Grossman, MC, Wiberely, J, Dwyer, P, Flotte, T, Anderson, RR, “Photodynamic Therapy for Hirsutism.” Laser Surg Med, 1995; (suppl 7):205.

26. Hruza, L, Lui, H, Hruza, G, McLean, D, Grossman, MC, Kollias, N, Wimberly, J, Gagel, M, Anderson, RR, “Response of Psoriasis to Photodynamic Therapy Using Benzoporphyrin Derivative Monoacid Ring A.” Laser Surg Med, 1995; (suppl 7):203.

27. Lui, H, Hruza, L, McLean, D, Grossman, MC, Hruza, G, Gelman, K, Kollias, N, Wimberly, J, Gagel, M, Anderson, R, “Photodynamic Therapy of Malignant Skin Tumors with BPD (Benzoporhyrin Derivative).” Laser Surg Med, 1995; (suppl 7):206.

28. Rajadhyaksha, M, Grossman, MC, Esterowitz, D, Webb, RH, Anderson, RR, “Video-Rate Confocal Scanning Laser microscopy of Human Skin.” Laser Surg Med, 1995; (suppl):2.

29. Ross, EV, Grossman, MC, Anderson, RR, et al: “Treatment of Facial Rhytides: Comparing a Pulsed CO2 Laser with a Collimated Beam to a CO2 Laser Enhanced By a Flashscanner.” Laser Surg Med, 1995; (suppl 7);235.

Patents
United States Patent #5,595,568 Permanent Hair removal using optical pulses.
Anderson, RR, Grossman, MC, Farinello, W.

Unites States Patent #5,735,844 Hair removal using optical pulses. Anderson, RR,
Grossman, MC, Farinelli, W.

Lectures and Courses
August 2009 Controversies in Laser Surgery
“Why don’t we have more effective lasers/light treatments for acne, psoriasis and leukoderma?”

March 2009 American Academy of Dermatology
“New Trends in Cosmetic Devices”

August 2008 Controversies in Laser Surgery
“Will toupees become a fad of the past? Can bald heads be restored?”

February 2008 American Academy of Dermatology
“Cosmetic Devices: What’s the Scoop?”

August 2007 Controversies in Laser Surgery
“Safety and Efficacy: Industry and the FDA – are we headed in the right direction?”

April 2007 American Society for Laser Medicine and Surgery
Laser Hair Luncheon Session: “How I Do It”
Laser Hair Removal Course

Feb 2007 American Academy of Dermatology
“New and Emerging Non-Invasive Cosmetic Laser
Treatments and Devices”

September 2006 MGH Laser Center
Presentation on state of the art laser hair removal

September 2006 International Society of Cosmetic and Laser Surgery
“Devices for Skin Tightening”

August 2006 Controversies in Laser Surgery
“How will at home laser devices change the shape of practice?”

May 2006 Cosmetic Surgery Conference-Phoenix, Arizona

April 2006 American Society of Laser Surgery and Medicine
“Laser Hair Removal Course”
“Laser Hair Removal Breakfast Session”

March 2006 American Academy of Dermatology
“New and Emerging Non invasive cosmetic technology”

January 2006 Grand Rounds- New York Medical College

November 2005 Einstein College of Medicine
“Grand Rounds-Update Cosmetic Lasers”

October 2005 New York Dermatology Society
“New and Emerging Cosmetic Laser Devices”

August 2005 Controversies in Laser Hair Removal
“Are we at the End of the Line”

May 2005 Atlantic Dermatology Society
“What’s new in Laser Hair Removal”

April 2005 American Society for Laser Medicine and Surgery
“Hair Removal Panel”
Orlando, Florida

April 2005 American Society for Laser Medicine and Surgery
Luminary Speaker
Orlando, Florida

April 2005 American Society for Laser Medicine and Surgery
Hair Removal Course

February 2005 American Academy of Dermatology
“New and Emerging Non-Invasive Cosmetic Laser
Treatments and Devices”
New Orleans, Louisiana

October 2004 Grand Rounds- Downstate Medical Center

June 2004 Grand Rounds – Albert Einstein College of Medicine

March 2004 Grand Rounds – New York Medical College

September 2004 International Society for Cosmetic and Laser Surgery
Program Chair
Las Vegas, Nevada

August 2004 Controversies in Cutaneous Laser Surgery
“Treatment of Melasma and Tattoo”
Montreal, Canada

April 2004 American Society of Laser Surgery and Medicine
“Laser and Light Sources Hair Panel”
“Laser Hair Removal Course”
Dallas, TX

April 2004 Cosmetic Dermatologic Surgery Lecture Series
Mount Sinai Hospital
“Current Laser Management of Hirsutism, Tattoos and Vascular lesions”

February 2004 American Academy of Dermatology
“Laser Course”- Director
Washington, DC

January 2004 Grand Rounds New York Medical College
New York City, NY

December 2003 New York Hair Symposium
New York City, NY

October 2003 American Society of Dermatologic Surgery
“Laser Hair Removal”
New Orleans, LA

September 2003 Grand Rounds Long Island College Ear Nose & Throat
“Non-Invasive Facial Rejuvenation”

August 2003 Harvard-Medical School Controversies in Laser Surgery
“Non-Ablative Laser Skin Rejuvenation”
Shalishan Resort, Oregon

April 2003 American Society for Laser Surgery and Medicine
Panel Director – Laser Hair Removal
Anaheim, CA

March 2003 American Academy of Dermatology
“Laser Course” – Director
“Laser Hair Removal”
San Francisco, CA

February 2003 Florida Society of Dermatology and Dermatologic Surgery
Featured Speaker
“Laser Hair Removal”
Miami, Florida

October 2002 International Society of Cosmetic Laser Surgery
“Laser Hair Removal in Dark Pigmented Patients”
Moderator Laser Treatment of Hair and Leg Veins.

October 2002 American Society for Dermatologic Surgery
“Laser Hair Removal” – Overview
Chicago, IL

August 2002 Harvard Medical School
Controversies in Laser Surgery
Ojai, CA
“Laser Hair Removal 2002”

May 2002 New York Hair Symposium 2002
New York, N.Y.
“Hair Removal in the Year 2002”

April 2002 American Society for Laser Medicine and Surgery
Atlanta, Georgia
“How I Do It Luncheon” Session
Laser and Light Source Hair Removal Course
Laser and Hair Removal Expert panel

March 2002 American Academy of Dermatology
New Orleans, Louisiana
“Laser Course”- Director
“What’s New in Lasers?”

August 2001 Harvard Medical School – Controversies in Laser Surgery
Beaver Creek, Colorado
“Hair Removal What’s New?”

April 2001 American Society for Laser Medicine and Surgery
New Orleans, Louisiana
Laser and Light Source Hair Removal Course
“Laser Hair Removal” – Lunch Session
Hair Removal Expert Panel

March 2001 American Academy of Dermatology
Washington, D.C.
“Laser Pearls”
“Laser Hair Removal”
“Laser Course” – Director

August 2000 Harvard Medical School – Controversies in Laser Surgery
Woodstock, Vermont
“Hair Removal Section”

May 2000 American Society for Dermatologic Surgery
New York, New York
“Laser Science and Skill Course”
“Laser Hair Removal”

April 2000 American Society for Laser Surgery and Medicine
Reno, Nevada
“Diode Laser Hair Removal”
Long-term Follow-up Comparison of Different Lasers and Light Sources for Hair Removal”

April 2000 International Society for Laser Surgery
Las Vegas, Nevada
“Laser Hair Removal”

March 2000 American Academy of Dermatology
San Francisco, CA
“Laser Assisted Hair Removal”
“Laser Pearls”

March 2000 Foundation for Plastic Surgery
Aspen, Colorado
“Laser Assisted Hair Removal”
“Laser Treatment of Vascular and Pigmented Lesions”
“Subsurface Resurfacing”

August 1999 Harvard Medical School – Controversies in Laser Surgery
Napa Valley, California
“Laser Hair Removal”

July 1999 American Academy of Dermatology
New York, New York
“Surgical Dilemmas: Difficult Decisions for Optimal Outcomes in Laser Surgery”
“Laser Hair Removal”

June 1999 Cornell University-Grand Rounds Dermatology
New York, New York
“Laser Update”

May 1999 Hair 1999-Medical Surgical and Laser Treatment of Hair Disorders
New York, New York
“Current Technology in Laser Hair Removal”

April 1999 American Society for Laser Medicine and Surgery
Orlando, Florida
“Comparison of Different Lasers and Light Sources for Hair Removal”
“Laser Hair Removal Course”

March 1999 Foundation for Plastic Surgery
Aspen, Colorado
“Laser Assisted Hair Removal”
“Laser Treatment of Vascular and Pigmented Lesions”

March 1999 American Academy of Dermatology
New Orleans, Louisiana
“Laser Removal of Hair”
“Laser Assisted Hair Removal”
“Laser Pearls”

December 1998 International Master Course on Aging Skin
Paris, France
“Green Light for the Treatment of Spider Veins”
“Ruby and Diode Lasers for Hair Removal”
“Non Ablative Laser:1320 nm”
“What’s New in Cutaneous Lasers”

November 1998 Cutaneous Laser Workshop
Westwood, New Jersey
“Laser & Light Sources for Hair Removal”

October 1998 American Academy of Dermatology – Dermatology Update
New York, New York
“Laser Hair Removal”

October 1998 International Laser Symposium
Zurich, Switzerland
“Laser Hair Removal”

July 1998 American Academy of Dermatology – Summer Session
Chicago, Illinois
“Laser Demonstration”

June 1998 University of Pennsylvania – Grand Rounds, Department of Dermatology
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
“Laser Hair Removal”

June 1998 Manhattan Eye, Ear & Throat Hospital
New York, New York
Laser Application for Office Setting
“Current & Future Applications in Dermatology Including Treatment of Vascular Lesions, Pigmented Lesions and Laser Hair Removal”

May 1998 Harvard Medical School
Boston, Massachusetts
Laser Hair Removal Fact or Fiction?”- In Laser Hair Removal Course
“How Can One Avoid Side –Effects and Complications?”
and “Options for Treatment of Fair Hair”

May 1998 Atlantic Dermatologic Conference -75th Annual Conference
New York, New York
“Laser Assisted Hair Removal”

May 1998 American Society of Dermatologic Surgery- Annual Meeting
Portland, Oregon
“Laser Assisted Hair Removal-The New York Experience”
“Hair Removal a Pulsed 800 nm Diode Laser”
“Laser Surgery for Hair Removal”

April 1998 National Council of Jewish Women – Jewish Women’s Annual Women’s Health Forum
Hewlet Harbor, New York
“Thinking of Plastic Surgery”

April 1998 American Society for Laser Medicine and Surgery
San Diego, California
“Ruby Laser Hair Removal”- in Laser Hair Removal Course “Removable Leg Veins with Laserscope Potassium Titanyl Phosphate-532 nm and Dermastat 2 nm Handpiece”- in Laser Treatment of Leg veins Course and “Hair Removal Using a Pulsed 800 nm Diode Laser”

March 1998 The Mount Sinai Medical Center – Multidisciplinary Facial Aesthetic Symposium

New York, New York
“Facial Laser Epilation, a Review of Technology”

February 1998 American Academy of Cosmetic Surgery -14th Annual Scientific Meeting
New Orleans, LA
“Ruby Laser Technique: Results, Complications, &
Histology”
“Cosmetic Phlebology Futurist Panel”

February 1998 American Academy of Dermatology
Orlando, Florida
Laser Demonstration Lab
“Laser Hair Removal: The Bare Facts” in Advanced Cosmetic Surgery,
Skin Surgery Workshop Lasers
“Laser Assisted Hair Removal”

October 1997 International Society for Hair Restoration
Barcelona, Spain
“Laser Assisted Hair Removal”

October 1997 Manhattan Eye, Ear, Nose and Throat Hospital
New York, New York
“Laser Treatment of Vascular Lesions, Pigmentation
Lesions
and Hair Removal”

October 1997 Cornell University Hair Symposium
New York, New York
“Laser Assisted Hair Removal”

September 1997 The Dermatological Society of New Jersey – September Meeting
Westwood, New Jersey
“Laser Dermatology-The State of the Art and Beyond”

September 1997 Tennessee Dermatology Society
Chattanooga, Tennessee
“State of the Art in Laser and Beyond” and
“Laser for Hair Removal”

August 1997 Harvard Medical School – Controversies in Laser Surgery
Santa Fe, New Mexico
“Laser Assisted Hair Removal”
July 1997 American Academy of Dermatology – Summer Session
New York, New York
“New and Future Uses of Lasers in Dermatology”
“Laser Treatment of Leg Veins” in Sclerotherapy Workshop

May 1997 American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery
New York, New York
“Laser Assisted Hair Removal ”
“Laser Treatment of Leg Veins”

May 1997 American Society for Dermatologic Surgery – Annual Meeting
Boston, Massachusetts
“Laser Assisted Hair Removal, Fact or Fantasy”
“Long Pulsed Ruby Laser Treatment for Hair Removal”

April 1997 American Society for Laser Medicine and Surgery – Annual Meeting
Phoenix, Arizona
Laser Hair Removal Course
“Permanent Hair Removal with a Normal Mode Ruby Laser”

March 1997 American Academy of Dermatology
San Francisco, California
“Sclerotherapy Symposium”
“Comparison of Long-Pulsed Dye Laser with Intense Pulsed Light for Telangiectasia”

March 1997 American Academy of Dermatology
San Francisco, California
“Laser Assisted Hair Removal” in Lunch Focus Session
“Laser Removal of Hair” in Laser Course

February 1997 Japan Society of Hair Surgery and Medicine –11th Congress
Tokyo, Japan
“Laser Assisted Hair Removal”

November 1996 North American Society of Phlebology
Washington, D.C.
“Lasers Are They Here to Stay?”

November 1996 Columbia University – Grand Rounds Laser Course
New York, New York
“Laser Assisted Hair Removal”

September 1996 New York Society of Electrologists
New York, New York
“Laser Assisted Hair Removal”

August 1996 Society of Clinical and Medical Electrologists
Honolulu, Hawaii
“Laser Assisted Hair Removal”

July 1996 American Academy of Dermatology – Summer Session
Orlando, Florida
“New and Future Uses of Lasers in Dermatology”

May 1996 World Congress of Dermatology
Vancouver British Columbia, Canada
“Laser Assisted Hair Removal”

April 1996 American Society for Laser Medicine and Surgery
Orlando, Florida
“Long Pulsed Dye Laser Treatment of Leg Veins”

January 1996 Cornell University – Grand rounds, Department of Dermatology
New York, NY
“Laser Surgery”

January 1996 University of Miami – Grand Rounds, Department of Dermatology
Miami, Florida
“Cutaneous Laser Surgery”

August 1995 Harvard Medical School – Controversies in Laser Surgery
Bermuda, BWI
“Laser Hair Removal” and “Laser Treatment of Café-au-lait Macules, Melasma, and Post-inflammatory Hyperpigmentation”

July 1995 American Academy of Dermatology –Summer Session
Chicago, Illinois
“Treatment of Acne Scars with CO2 Lasers”

May 1995 Harvard Medical School – Laser Resurfacing Course
New York, New York
“Treatment of Acne Scars with Carbon Dioxide Lasers and Laser Safety”

May 1995 American Society of Dermatologic Surgery –Annual Meeting
Hilton Head, South Carolina
“Treatment of Acne Scars with CO2 Lasers”

April 1995 American Society for Laser Medicine and Surgery –
Annual Meeting
San Diego, California
“Live Confocal Scanning Laser Microscopy of Human Skin”

“Photodynamic Therapy for Hirsutism”
“Laser Targeted at Hair Follicles”

April 1994 American Society for Laser Medicine and Surgery –
Annual Meeting
Ontario, Canada
“Treatment of Café au Lait Macules with Lasers”

March 1993 Columbia University
New York, New York
Grand Rounds, Department of Dermatology

December 1991 American Academy of Dermatology – Annual Meeting
Dallas Texas
Symposis: “Gross and Microscopic Dermatology”
and “A Giant Congenital Blue Nevus”

May 1991 Atlantic Dermatology Conference
New York, New York
“A Giant Congenital Blue Nevus”