The Dermatology Nurses’ Association’s 32nd Annual Convention

DNA 2014 Annual Meeting

TRANSFORMING AND EVOLVING: Believing in Change

May 1-4, 2014

Orlando, Florida
Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin

2014 Exhibitors

3Gen, Inc
AbbVie
AccuVein, Inc
Actavis Pharmaceuticals
Actelion Pharmaceuticals
Acuderm, Inc.
AD RescueWear
Advanced Care Scripts, Omnicare Specialty Care Group
Ailie BioDerma
Allergan
American Academy of Dermatology
Amgen
Aveeno
Bayer HealthCare
BCCNS Life Support 
Beiersdorf, Inc.
Bio-Oil
Calmoseptine, Inc.
ChopSaver Lipcare
Cosmofrance Inc.
Daavlin
Delasco
Dermalogix Partners, Inc.
DUSA Pharmaceuticals
Elorac, Inc.
ETAS
Fallene Ltd.
Ferndale Healthcare
Galderma Laboratories
Genentech
Hill Dermaceuticals, Inc.
Janssen Biotech, Inc.
La Roche-Posay
LegacyRx Pharmacy
LEO Pharma
Mary Kay Inc.
Merz North America
Mission Pharmacal 
MMR Technologies, Inc.
MotherToBaby Pregnancy Studies
National Alopecia Areata Foundation
National Biological
Neocutis, Inc.
Neutrogena
Novartis Pharmaceuticals Corporation
Person & Covey
PharmaDerm, a part of Fougera Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
PhotoMedex
Prestium Pharma
Procter & Gamble
PromiusPharma
Ranbaxy Laboratories
Revision Skincare
Scar Heal, Inc.
SkinCeuticals
Stiefel, a GSK Company
Stratus Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
Sun Products
Taro Pharmaceuticals
TopMD Skincare
Valeant Pharmaceuticals North America, LLC
Wolters Kluwer Health

Descriptions:

3Gen, LLC - 3Gen, LLC manufactures the DermLite brand of skin imaging devices (www.dermlite.com).

AbbVie - AbbVie is a global, research-based biopharmaceutical company which combines the focus of a leading-edge biotech with the expertise and structure of a long-established pharmaceutical leader. AbbVie is committed to using unique approaches to innovation to develop and market advanced therapies that address some of the world’s most complex and serious diseases. www.psoriasis.com

AccuVein - AccuVein helps personalize aesthetic procedures with improved vein visualization. The AccuVein AV400, a non-contact, 10 oz., portable vein illumination device, provides a visual road map of a patient¹s vasculature by highlighting the hemoglobin in veins. This added information allows for a more customized approach based on each patient¹s unique anatomy.

Actavis formerly Warner Chilcott

Actelion

Acuderm, Inc. - (www.acuderm.com) - We welcome the opportunity to show you our expanded line of high quality German Stainless Steel instruments at significant savings.  As with all our products, we offer 100% satisfaction guarantee!  You’ll like our attention to high quality and service at excellent values! We look forward to meeting you and serving your needs. 

AD RescueWear 

Advanced Care Scripts, Omnicare Specialty Care Group - As part of Omnicare Specialty Care Group, Advanced Care Scripts (ACS) manages and dispenses specialty medications and products nationwide. Our comprehensive patient care model provides compliance and adherence support and cost-effective solutions for all classes of specialty medications.

AilieBioDerma

Allergan - (www.allergan.com) - Allergan is a multi-specialty health-care company established in 1950 with a commitment to helping people reach their life’s potential. With more than 10,000 employees worldwide, we are committed to discovering new therapies to treat unmet medical needs in eye care, medical aesthetics, medical dermatology, obesity intervention, urology, and neurosciences. APC55EV12

American Academy of Dermatology - The AAD offers a wide variety of professional and public education products for use in any practice setting. Continuing medical education opportunities and other services are also available. Visit the AAD booth to play the popular “Find Your Match” game for your chance to win fabulous prizes (www.aad.org).

Amgen - (www.amgen.com) - Amgen is committed to unlocking the potential of biology for patients suffering from serious illnesses by discovering, developing, manufacturing and delivering innovative human therapeutics. A biotechnology pioneer since 1980, Amgen has reached millions of patients around the world and is developing a pipeline of medicines with breakaway potential

Aveeno -  (www.aveenoprofessional.com) - The AVEENO® brand offers a complete line of skin and hair care products featuring ACTIVE NATURALS® ingredients to provide gentle, yet effective solutions for all skin types.

Bayer HealthCare- Bayer HealthCare is one of the world's leading, innovative companies in the healthcare and medical products industry, and combines the activities of the Animal Health, Consumer Care, Medical Care, and Pharmaceuticals divisions.  As a specialty pharmaceutical company, Bayer HealthCare provides products for Cardiopulmonary, Hematology, Neurology, Oncology, Dermatology and Women’s Healthcare.

BCCNS Life Support - This active patient advocacy organization is dedicated to providing support services, counseling, and healthcare information to children and adults who have developed Basal Cell Carcinoma skin cancers and who may  manifest the genetic mutation disorder, known as:  Basal Cell Carcinoma Nevus Syndrome (BCNS).  This condition may potentially affect the skin, eyes, neurological, endocrine and skeletal systems.  Individuals with the syndrome develop numerous BCCs, which may begin significantly earlier in life (childhood); and approx.. 90% of those affected will develop multiple invasive and advanced BCCs through their lifetime. Headquartered in Burton, Ohio, the non-profit  Network hosts regional meetings throughout the USA and abroad, to increase accessibility, while raising awareness; and promotes research in order to Find A Cure. 
 
 

Bio-Oil - (www.bio-oilusa.com) - Bio-Oil is a specialist skincare product that helps improve the appearance of scars, stretch marks, and uneven skin tone. Its advanced formulation, which contains the breakthrough ingredient PurCellin oil, also makes it highly effective for numerous other skin concerns including aging and dehydrated skin. 

Calmoseptine, Inc. - (www.calmoseptine.com) - Calmoseptine® Ointment protects and helps heal skin irritations from moisture such as urinary and fecal incontinence.  It is also effective for irritations from perspiration, wound drainage, fecal & vaginal fistulas and feeding tube site leakage.  Calmoseptine® temporarily relieves discomfort and itching.  Free samples at our booth!

Chopsaver Lipcare 

CosmoFrance Inc. - CosmoFrance Inc., established in 1997, specializes in the distribution of aesthetic medical devices to North American practitioners. Our DermaSculpt blunt-tipped microcannulas are revolutionizing dermal fillers injections as they greatly decrease bruising and pain compared to using sharp needles. Other devices include Microneedling, PRP and Lipofilling disposable kits.

Daavlin - Daavlin offers a full line of safe and easy to use phototherapy devices for the treatment of Psoriasis, Vitiligo and other conditions. Recent innovations include FlexRx, DistanceMinder, and UVA1 for home use.  Deluxe panels, hand-held wands, hand/foot and full-body cabinets are all available in narrowband UVB, broadband UVB or UVA (www.daavlin.com).

Delasco - (www.delasco.com) - Delasco has been offering dependable and dedicated service for over 30 years. Founded in 1980 by dermatologist, our mission is to find or create the latest innovation needed in dermatology! Delasco offers the largest selection of dermatologic supplies worldwide. Our product selection categories include: Chemicals; instruments; Electrosurgery; Cryosurgical; Lighting; Surgical equipment; Plus a wide variety of specialized skin care products for both clinical and personal use. 

Dermalogix Partners 

DUSA Pharmaceuticals - (www.dusapharma.com). - DUSA Pharmaceuticals is an integrated, dermatology pharmaceutical company focused primarily on the development and marketing of its Levulan® Photodynamic Therapy (PDT) technology platform. Levulan Kerastick® plus blue light illumination using the BLU-U® blue light photodynamic therapy illuminator is currently approved for the treatment of Grade I or II AKs of the face or scalp. 

Elorac, Inc. - (www.eloracpharma.com). Elorac, Inc. is a specialty pharmaceutical company engaged in the development and commercialization of novel prescription products for dermatology and oncology. The Company currently markets prescription dermatological products in the United States and has a very robust pipeline of prescription products in development. In 2012, Elorac received orphan designation from the European Medicines Agency (EMA) for its Naloxone hydrochloride lotion for the topical treatment of pruritus accompanying cutaneous T-cell lymphoma (CTCL). In 2010, Elorac received orphan drug designation and in 2013 fast-tract status from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration for this product. While the company focuses its current development, marketing and sales efforts on novel treatments for unmet dermatological conditions, it has novel product candidates designed to provide significant improvements over current therapies in dermatology.

ETAS - www.AcneInReview.com - ETAS produces educational learning systems in multiple medical specialties, including dermatology.  We are thrilled to introduce our newest program, Acne In-Review: a FREE CE/CME activity on acne management, which includes a comprehensive guidebook and dynamic online resource center—redeemable for up to 8 CE/CME credits.

Fallene Ltd. - (www.fallene.com) - Fallene, Ltd. manufactures the most complete sun protection products available. Each product is designed for the unique needs of individuals concerned with blocking the full light spectrum. Fallene’s sun protection products utilize titanium, zinc, and iron to create a complete reflective barrier that protects against harmful UVB/UVA radiation

Ferndale Healthcare Inc. - Ferndale Healthcare® Inc. is committed to providing high-quality, value-added products that help patients get back to what matters most in their lives – living well.  Our strategy is to restore relevance to older products, improve upon existing technology, and evolve established therapies through partnerships. Our current brand portfolio includes: DerMend® and Heliocare®

Galderma Laboratories - Galderma is committed to delivering innovative medical solutions to meet the dermatological needs of people throughout their lifetime while serving healthcare professionals around the world. 

Genentech

Hill Dermaceuticals, Inc. - Hill Dermaceuticals, Inc. is a pharmaceutical company that specializes in dermatology products for adults and children with difficult to treat skin diseases such as scalp psoriasis, atopic dermatitis/eczema and chronic eczematous external otitis.

Janssen Biotech, Inc. - (www.janssenbiotech.com - Janssen Biotech, Inc., a member of Janssen Pharmaceutical Companies of Johnson & Johnson, delivers on the promise of new treatments and ways to improve the health of individuals with serious disease. Built upon a legacy of innovative firsts, Janssen Biotech pursues advancing patient care with immunology and oncology solutions.

La Roche-Posay - Recommended by more than 25,000 dermatologists worldwide, La Roche-Posay offers a unique range of daily skincare developed with dermatologists to meet their standards in efficacy, tolerance and elegant textures for increased compliance.  For additional information, visit www.laroche-posay.us

LegacyRx Pharmacy

LEO Pharmaceuticals - (www.leo-pharma.us).

MMR Technologies, Inc. - The elan2 Liquid Nitrogen Generators allow you to make your own liquid nitrogen – these unique systems are safe, clean, reliable – giving you on-demand access to liquid nitrogen for all your laboratory and clinical needs!  No more delivery – simply use the air around you! (www.elan2.com).

Mission Pharmacal - Mission Pharmacal Company is a privately held Pharmaceutical company based in San Antonio, Texas. For sixty-five years, the company has been dedicated to identifying unmet health needs in the marketplace and developing innovative prescription and over-the-counter products to meet them.

MotherToBaby Pregnancy Studies Conducted by the Organization of Teratology Information Specialists - MotherToBaby, a non-profit service of the Organization of Teratology Information Specialists (OTIS), is dedicated to providing evidence-based information to mothers, health care professionals, and the general public about medications and other exposures during pregnancy and while breastfeeding. MotherToBaby’s research division is conducting an observational research study to evaluate the effects to the fetus from psoriasis and the safety of medications used to treat this disease during pregnancy

National Alopecia Areata Foundation - (www.naaf.org).

National Biological - National Biological produces superior clinical and home ultraviolet light phototherapy units for the treatment of various skin diseases available in UVA, UVB and UVB Narrowband.  Our home units feature a Controlled Prescription Timer™.   National Biological carries various replacement lamps, meters, eyewear, fractional laser and other phototherapy accessories (www.natbiocorp.com/photoetherapy experts.com).

Neocutis Inc. - (www.neocutis.com) - NEOCUTIS, a leader in innovative, effective skin care brings the precision of Swiss technology and cellular therapy research together for scientifically advanced breakthroughs in anti-aging and post-procedure recovery. PSP (Processed Skin Cell Proteins), NEOCUTIS' proprietary skin care ingredient is derived from a biotechnology process that extracts rich proteins such as anti-oxidants, cytokines and fibroblasts known to optimize wound healing and skin rejuvenation. 

Neutrogena - NEUTROGENA® advances skin and hair care science through continuous support of the medical community and through the development of clinically proven products that deliver real results to physicians, nurses and patients. Please visit our website for dermatology professionals at www.NeutrogenaMD.com for information about recent additions to the NEUTROGENA® product line.

Novartis Pharmaceuticals Corporation - (www.novartis.com) - Novartis Pharmaceuticals is dedicated to discovering, developing, manufacturing and marketing prescription drugs that help meet our customers’ medical needs and improve their quality of life.  Please visit the Novartis exhibit where our sales representatives will be available to discuss our products.

Person & Covey - (www.personandcovey.com) - Person & Covey welcomes you to visit our exhibit. Samples and educational materials will be available. Our professional promoted products include moisturizers (DML), sunscreens (SOLBAR), shampoos & conditioner (DHS), cleanser (AQUANIL) and our new DHS-wash.

 PharmaDerm - PharmaDerm, a part of Fougera Pharmaceuticals Inc., specializes in developing and commercializing branded prescription products to treat diseases and conditions of the skin.  Our goal is to pursue development of products that will help improve the lives of patients with skin disease.

PhotoMedex - PhotoMedex offers innovative products including the XTRAC® Excimer Laser for psoriasis and vitiligo, Neova® skincare with patented Copper Peptide technology and DNA Repair Enzymes for skin and hair, and Omnilux™ LED products.  In addition, Radiancy, a PhotoMedex company, offers patented LHE® systems and no!no! at home hair and skin devices.

Prestium Pharma- (www.prestiumpharma.com) - Prestium Pharma is the branded subsidiary of Renaissance Pharma, Inc. We are committed to improving patients' lives by reliably supplying high-quality, complex pharmaceutical dermatologic products. We have an established and reliable, vertically-integrated manufacturing network. With mature, niche brands and a proven supply chain, all aspects of our business have a long track record of success.

Proctor & Gamble - Procter & Gamble partners with leading dermatologists and scientists to develop breakthrough products that help improve the quality of patients' lives.

PromiusPharma - www.promiuspharma.com

Ranbaxy Laboratories - Ranbaxy Laboratories Inc. is a dermatology-specialty brand pharmaceutical company. Brands include Absorica (isotretinoin), Halog, Kenalog Spray, Ultravate X, Eurax, and Exelderm. All Ranbaxy dermatology brands are manufactured in the United States.

Revision Skincare - (www.revisionskincare.com) - Revision Skincare makes the highest quality products with one overriding purpose:  to solve a patient’s skincare problems.  Based on the principal that cosmeceuticals must provide a targeted solution, their formulas are designed to correct each skincare condition through multiple pathways. They use only the purest, premium quality ingredients in their products, highly effective products like Teamine®, Nectifirm®, Intellishade® SPF 45 Original and Matte, and their Advanced Skincare Line.   

Scar Heal, Inc.

SkinCeuticals - Our mission is to improve skin health. Dedicated to this purpose, we make one simple promise – provide advanced skincare backed by science. Born from skin cancer research that led to pivotal breakthroughs in antioxidants, our high potency formulas are concentrated in pure actives and proven to penetrate optimally into skin. Made in the USA, our clinical skincare is used by dermatologists, plastic surgeons, and medi-spas for daily homecare and to complement aesthetic procedures. We formulate to correct signs of aging, protect healthy skin, and prevent future damage.

Stiefel, a GSK Company - Stiefel, a GSK company, is committed to advancing dermatology andskin science around the world in order to help people better achieve healthier skin. Stiefel’s dedication to innovation, along with its sole focus on dermatology, has established Stiefel as a world leader in the skin health industry. To learn more about Stiefel, visit www.stiefel.com

Stratus Pharmaceuticals, Inc. - (www.stratuspharmaceuticals.com) Stratus manufactures quality dermatology and wound care products. Stratus is leader in the 4% Hydroquinone product market with a complete variety of dosage forms. A complete line of Urea products and we also manufacture Pazol XS Medicated Shampoo (combination of salicylic acid, sulfur and coal tar) for the treatment of itchy, flaky scalp associated with dandruff, seborrheic dermatitis and psoriasis.

Sun Products

Taro Pharmaceuticals

TopMD Skincare

Valeant Pharmaceuticals North America, LLC - www.cerave.com

Wolters Kluwer Health