Innovation Endeavors and the LEO Science & Tech Hub kick off a Deep Life Challenge program. Allergan Aesthetics, an AbbVie company, and Skinbetter Science launch a new long-term, educational initiative: The DREAM (Driving Racial Equity in Aesthetic Medicine) Initiative. The San Diego Dermatology Symposium inaugural meeting adopts a virtual format to deliver updates on topics ranging from acne, rosacea and psoriasis to skin cancer diagnosis and social media.
The FDA has approved Winlevi (Clascoterone cream 1%) from Cassiopea for the treatment of acne in patients 12 years and older.New Guidelines of care for the Management of Psoriasis with Systemic Nonbiologic Therapies, jointly issued by the American Academy of Dermatology and the National Psoriasis Foundation, cover a total of 12 non-biologic systemic treatments used—many off-label—for the treatment of psoriasis. Singer, songwriter, actress, and activist Cyndi Lauperhosts “PsO in the Know,” a new podcast series highlighting the impact of psoriasis. Sarah Michelle Gellar is the international ambassador for CoolSculpting in partnership withAllergan Aesthetics, an AbbVie company.
Dennis Porto, MD and Riyaz Farhaad, MD have launched AcneAlly.com, an online service that allows patients access to a board certified dermatologist and a standardized approach to assessment and long-term monitoring. Julie Harper, MD discusses findings from “Beyond the visible: Rosacea and psoriasis of the face;” the report supported by Galderma provides findings of a global survey involving over 600 patients with facial rosacea or psoriasis and 361 doctors across six countries. Dr. Shereene Idriss discusses Galderma’s “Face Up to Rosacea” campaign featuring celebrity stylist and E! TV personality Brad Goreski. The 300mg single-dose pre-filled pen for Dupixent is now available. MC2 Therapeutics is partnering with EPI Health on the commercialization of Wynzora Cream in the US.
The American Academy of Dermatology 2020 VMX Virtual Conference shines a light on fresh data from UCB, Leo Pharma, Lilly and Dermira, and Soliton. Cassiopea reports long-term data for Clascoterone. Zilxi from Menlo and Foamix approved for rosacea. Cynosure reports positive cosmetic consumer outlook data.
Dermatology practices across the US are re-opening and professional associations are offering guidance, as states reduce restrictions. From Prescriber's Choice comes PC Direct for in-office use and PC Delivers for remote prescribing. Sun Dermatology’s Take on Acne advertising campaign is raising awareness of the impact of acne on everyday life, particularly among teenagers and young adults.
DermWireTV: LEO Science & Tech Hub, Allergan/SkinBetter DREAM Initiative, San Diego Dermatology Symposium
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