May 23, 2016
Robert Grant is no longer CEO of lifestyle healthcare company Alphaeon. Mr. Grant founded Alphaeon in 2013 as a wholly owned subsidiary of Strathspey Crown LLC, a private equity firm located in Newport Beach, CA, where he serves as Chairman. Also in this issue, a closer look at skin cancer. May is Skin Cancer Awareness month. Consumer Reports has rated sunscreens, with some worrisome findings about stated and actual SPF. A survey from the National Society for Cutaneous Medicine reveals dermatologists' solidarity on the need for sunscreens and their endorsement of their safety. Finally, findings presented at the American Thoracic Society's Conference in San Francisco suggest that sleep apnea is associated with more aggressive melanomas.