Dr. Jennifer Beecker

Dermatologist, Ottawa, ON

Dr. Beecker is a Staff Dermatologist at The Ottawa Hospital and Assistant Professor at The University of Ottawa. She is a Royal College and American Board of Dermatology certified dermatologist, trained and certified in 3 medical specialties: Dermatology, Emergency Medicine and Family Medicine.

Dr. Beecker is the Research Director for the Division of Dermatology at The Ottawa Hospital. She is the President-Elect of the CDA Board of Directors and Past-National Chair and Spokesperson for the Canadian Dermatology Association’s Sun Awareness Program. Dr. Beecker trains medical residents and students and is incoming Vice-Chair for the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons Dermatology Examination.

10:40 AM - 11:00 AM Arcutis Open Presentation

Saturday APR 9, 2022

Innovations in Topical Therapy: The Role of Vehicle in Treatment Decisions

This session will present audience members with a brief overview around the importance of vehicle formulation in immunodermatologic treatment. The content of the session will focus on current topical therapies as well potential future vehicle formulations while considering the clinical implications of the differences between various vehicle formulations. The session will consider the role of vehicle formulation across different regions of the body and examine factors that may influence patient adherence to therapy.



  • To discuss the importance of vehicle in immunodermatologic treatment
  • To examine opportunities for advancements with current topical therapies
  • To consider potential future vehicle formulation(s)