Dr. Jennifer Lipson

Dermatologist, Ottawa, ON

Dr. Lipson is a medical dermatologist in Ottawa practising at West Ottawa Specialty Care. She is a lecturer at the University of Ottawa and an associate physician at The Ottawa Hospital and the Children’s Hospital of Eastern Ontario (CHEO). She serves as a committee member for the Ottawa Dermatology Clinical and Scientific Biannual Meeting, the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada Subspecialty Committee for Dermatology and The Acne and Rosacea Society of Canada. Her clinical interests include immune-mediated inflammatory diseases, hormonal acne and skin cancer.

10:00 AM - 10:15 PM Plenary Session 1

Nov 24

Management of Adult Female Acne

Learning objectives:

  1. Review hormones found in commonly used contraceptives and how they impact acne
  2. Update on new hormonal contraceptive agents
  3. Review non-contraceptive options for managing adult female acne
10:15 AM - 10:25 AM Plenary Session 1

Nov 24

Questions & Answers

2:45 PM - 3:30 PM Open Session

Nov 24

The patients perspective on Psoriasis; it’s a pain below the neck!

Learning objectives:

  1. Understand the patients’ perspective on their psoriatic disease – Results from the Global Psoriatic Disease Survey (including Canadian patients)
  2. Highlight key Canadian data on PsA screening approaches & innovative screening tools in real-life setting
  3. Help Dermatologists differentiate between axPsA and AS to optimize care in patients living with psoriatic disease