Dr. Monica Li

Dermatologist, Vancouver, BC

Clinical Assistant Professor, Dept of Dermatology & Skin Science, UBC, Vancouver.
Dr. Li is a double board-certified cosmetic and medical fellowship-trained dermatologist and a Clinical Assistant Professor in the Department of Dermatology & Skin Science at the University of British Columbia. She practices in Vancouver and Surrey, BC.
She has published numerous peer-reviewed articles and book chapters, actively serves the Canadian Dermatology Association and American Society for Laser Medicine and Surgery, and has been an invited lecturer at various national and international conferences. She is a regular voice in local and national media.

1:30 PM - 2:00 PM

FRI Apr 19

The Power of Oat: Yesterday, Today & Beyond

Learning Objectives:

  • Review the components and the multifaceted benefits of colloidal oatmeal and the research supporting its effect on the moisture barrier.
  • Discuss the skin benefits of colloidal oatmeal by assessing the clinical research in various populations/skin conditions such as xerosis, eczema & pediatric patients.

3:50 PM - 4:20 PM

FRI Apr 19

Addressing Racial/Ethnic Variations in atopic dermatitis and the role of skincare in improving outcomes

Learning Objectives:

  1. Understand skin barrier differences in various racial/ethnic Canadian populations according to the consensus from Canada’s leading ethnodermatology experts
  2. Discuss racial/ethnic variations in atopic dermatitis
  3. Discuss the relevance of skincare containing ceramides in various racial/ethnic Canadian populations
  4. Demonstrate the role of skincare containing ceramides in the management of atopic dermatitis in various racial/ethnic Canadian populations