Pfizer Regional Networking and Educational Symposia


Past Events

October 2023

San Fransisco, CA
Host: Ingrid Roseborough, MD, FAAD
Date: October 5, 2023
Time: 6:00 – 8:00 pm
Location: Victory Hall – 360 Ritch St, San Francisco, CA 94107

Synopsis and Photos

September 2023

Philadelphia, PA
Host: Susan Taylor, MD, FAAD
Date: September 28, 2023
Time: 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
Location: The Perelman Center for Advanced Medicine, 3400 Civic Center Blvd, South Tower 7th floor, Conference room A

Synopsis and Photos

San Antonio, TX
Host: Anisha B. Patel, MD, FAAD
Date: September 23, 2023
Time: 4:30 PM – 6:00 PM
Location: Hyatt Hill Country Regency Resort & Spa – Windmill Plaza 
9800 Hyatt Resort Dr, San Antonio, TX 78251

Synopsis and Photos

August 2023

New York, NY
Host: Andrew F. Alexis, MD, MPH, FAAD and Eva Kerby, MD, FAAD
Date: August 23, 2023
Time: 6:30 – 8:30 PM
Location: Red Rooster – 310 Lenox Avenue New York, NY 10027

Synopsis and Photos

July 2023

Boston, MA
Host: Neelam Ajit Vashi, MD, FAAD
Date: July 11, 2023
Time: 6:00 PM onwards
Location: Coquette
450 Summer Street, Boston, MA 02210

Synoposis and Photos

June 2023

Chicago, IL
Host: Caroline Robinson, MD, FAAD and Victoria Barbosa, MD, MPH, MBA, FAAD
Location: TONE Dermatology
1935 S. Wabash Ave., Ste 1, Chicago, IL 60616
Date: June 21, 2023
Time: 6:30 PM – 8:30 PM CT

Synoposis and Photos

December 2022

Chicago, IL
Host: Caroline Robinson, MD, FAAD
Location: TONE Dermatology
1935 S. Wabash Ave., Ste 1 ,Chicago, IL 60616
Date: December 7, 2022
Time: 6:30 PM – 8:30 PM CT

Synopsis and Photos

November 2022

November 2022 – Williamsburg, VA
Host: Dr. Valerie Harvey
Date: November 5, 2022
Time: 6:30 PM – 8:30 PM
Location: Woodlands Hotel & Suites
105 Visitor Center Drive, Williamsburg, VA, United States

April 2021- Virtual

Title: Truths and Myths in Skin Aging and Skin Cancer in Darker Skin Types
Host: Maritza Perez, MD, FAAD
Date: Thursday, April 29, 2021
Time: 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM Central Time (US and Canada)
Location: Virtual

Watch Recording

February 2021- Virtual

Title: Advanced Dermatologic Procedures
Host: Rawn Bosley, MD
Date: Thursday, February 25, 2021
Time: 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM Central Time (US and Canada)
Location: Virtual

November 2020- Virtual

Title: Influence of Social Media on Dermatology
Host: Hope T. Mitchell, MD
Date: Thursday, November 19, 2020
Time: 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM Central Time (US and Canada)
Location: Virtual

Watch Recording

October 2020- Virtual

Title: The Role of Mid-level Providers in Dermatology
Host: Cheri Adgerson Frey, MD
Date: Thursday, October 29, 2020
Time: 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM Central Time (US and Canada)
Location: Virtual

Watch Recording

September 2020- Virtual

Title: Reputation Management, Review Culture and Online Bullies
Host: Corey L. Hartman, MD, FAAD
Date: Thursday, September 24, 2020
Time: 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM
Location: Virtual

October 2019- Williamsburg, Virginia

Host: Valerie M. Harvey, MD, MPH
Date: Saturday, October 26, 2019
Time: 3:45 PM -6:00 PM
Location: Woodlands Hotel & Suites, Williamsburg, Virginia
105 Visitor Center Dr, Williamsburg, VA 23185

Synopsis and Photos

September 2019- Chicago, Illinois

Hosts: Lynn McKinley-Grant MD, FAAD; Amit G. Pandya, MD, FAAD, and Stavonnie Patterson, MD
Date:  September 11, 2019
Time: 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
Location:  Michael Jordan’s Steakhouse 
505 N. Michigan Ave. Chicago, IL 60611 (Located in the Intercontinental Hotel)

Synopsis and Photos

July 2019- Honolulu, Hawaii

Host: Drs. Candrice Heath and Donald Glass, II
Date:  July 29, 2019
Time: 5:30 PM – 8:30 PM
Location:  Hilton Hawaiian Village- Kalia Tower Pool (4th floor Kalia Tower)
2005 Kalia Road, Honolulu, Hawaii, 96815 USA

Synopsis and Photos

July 2019- New York, New York  

Host: Drs. Susan Taylor and Andrew Alexis
Date:  July 25, 2019
Time: 6:30 PM – 8:30 PM
Location:  Boulud Sud Restaurant 20 West 64th Street New York, NY 10023

Synopsis and Photos

April 2019- Los Angeles Area, California

Host: Drs. Pearl Grimes and Nada Elbuluk
Date:  April 30, 2019
Time: 5:15PM-7:15PM
Location:  Omni Hotel in the Governor’s Room | 251 S Olive St, Los Angeles, CA 90012

Synopsis and Photos

March 2019- Miami, Florida

Host: Drs. Heather Woolery-Lloyd and Chere Lucas Anthony
Date:  March 14, 2019
Time: 6:30PM- 8:30PM
Location: Smith and Wollensky | 1 Washington Ave, Miami Beach, FL 33139

Synopsis and Photos 

November 2018- Detroit, Michigan

Host: Drs. Henry Lim and Iltefat Hamzavi
Date:  November 8, 2018
Time: 6:15PM-8:15PM
Location:  Caucus Club, 150 W. Congress, Detroit, Michigan 48226

Synopsis and Photos

October 2018-  Durham, North Carolina

Host: Drs. Lynn McKinley-Grant and Amy McMichael 
Date: October 12, 2018
Time: 6:00PM-8:00PM
Location: Washington Duke Inn, Durham, North Carolina

Synopsis and Photos

August 2018- Boston, Massachusetts 

Host: Neelam Vashi, MD
Date:  Thursday, August 23, 2018
Time: 6:00PM-8:00PM
Location: Stella Restaurant, 1525 Washington St, Boston, MA 02118
Dr. Neelam Vashi will present The Aging Face: Cosmetic Dermatology in Skin of Color 
Dr. Pedro Zancanaro will present Do’s and Don’ts of Cosmetics in Skin of Color

July 2018- Dallas, Texas

Host: Dr. Seemal Desai, FAAD
Date: July 23, 2018
Time: 7:00PM – 9:00PM
Location: Hotel Zaza  2332 Leonard St., Dallas, TX 75201

Synopsis and Photos

May 2018- Chicago, Illinois

Host: Dr. Roopal Kundu
Date: May 9, 2018
Location: Coco Pazzo Cafe

Synopsis and Photos

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