Dr. Mark Lupin

Dermatologist, Victoria, BC

Dr. Lupin is a Board certified Dermatologist with FRCPC since 1996. He has degrees magna cum laude in Applied Mathematics and Performing Arts as well as having specialty training in Internal Medicine, Neurology and Dermatology. He studied at Indiana University, University of Southern California, Dalhousie University, University of Toronto and the University of British Columbia.

Dr. Lupin has a particular interest in photomedicine, having also trained in dermatologic photobiology at St. John’s Institute of Dermatology, London, England, with Dr. John Hawk, a pioneer in the field.

In the Mathematical field of fluid dynamics, Dr. Lupin has worked in the Marine, Aerospace and Aesthetic Device Industries. He is a Key Opinion Leader for several companies and enjoys work with Research.

He is a concert violinist and Concertmaster of the World Doctors Orchestra, performing regular charitable concerts. He won the Heifetz Scholarship Award for two years’ private studies with the famous violinist, Jascha Heifetz, in Beverly Hills.

Dr Stuart Maddin invited Dr. Lupin to present at Dermatology Update in Vancouver many years ago on the topic of infrared light and photoprotection. This is where he first met Dr. Sheldon Pinnell, the ‘father of vitamin C’ and founding scientist of SkinCeuticals.

1:15 PM - 1:55 PM

FRI Apr 28

Defending Against the Elements: Advances in Antioxidant Science for Skin Aging

This symposium presentation will explore the latest scientific insights into the role of antioxidants in combating skin aging caused by atmospheric pollution. The session will highlight recent discoveries about the impact of metals on the skin and the potential benefits of chelation therapy for protecting against metal-induced damage. Attendees will gain a deeper understanding of the underlying mechanisms of atmospheric aging and learn about the latest advances in antioxidant science that are paving the way for more effective skincare treatments. This session is ideal for dermatologists, skincare professionals, and anyone interested in the latest developments in anti-aging therapies.

2:00 PM - 2:40 PM

FRI Apr 28

Short acting pain management: A new paradigm for in-clinic dermatology procedures

The standard of care in managing pain for short-term dermatologic procedures is well established. However, there is a new paradigm for pain management for in-clinic procedures that you may not yet know.