Dr. Anthony V. Benedetto

Director, Dermatologic Surgi Centers

Dr. Anthony Benedetto, was the first physician in Pennsylvania to practice Mohs surgery for skin cancer. Dr. Anthony Benedetto is the founder and medical director of the Dermatologic SurgiCenter in Philadelphia and Drexel Hill, PA. He serves as director for the ACGME-accredited Mohs Micrographic Surgery and Procedural Dermatology fellowship at the Dermatologic SurgiCenter, and is a Clinical Professor of Dermatology at the Perelman School of Medicine of the University of Pennsylvania.
Dr. Anthony holds membership and committee positions in many dermatologic societies and is currently the North American Vice President of the IACD, Secretary/Treasurer of the History of Dermatology Society, Secretary General of the NACDS, and Immediate Past President of the ISDS. He is on the Editorial Board of SkinMed, and the Journal of Cutaneous and Aesthetic Surgery and an Associate Editor of the Journal of Cosmetic Dermatology. He was named ‘Dermatologist of the Year’ in 2009 by the Pennsylvania Academy of Dermatology and Dermatologic Surgery.
Dr. Benedetto has authored or co-authored 69 articles in peer review journals, 14 chapters in textbooks, and a comprehensive textbook on botulinum toxins. He frequently lectures at national and international meetings.

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Dr. Antonino Araco

Plastic Surgeon

Dr Antonino Araco,Contracted professor at University of Camerino and Torino. Aesthetic Surgeon in Rome and Milan. Medical director at Jenevì Medical, leading company for cosmetic surgery and regenerative medicine. 62 articles published in indexed journal and reviewer for Aesthetic Surgery Journal and Wound repair and regeneration. International speaker. Since 2001 he has performed over 12,000 cosmetic surgeries. Graduated in law at the University of Teramo in 2014 and completed his legal practice in the Rome court in 2016. Specialized in Health Law and Medical Responsibility, expert in Forensic Plastic Surgery, performs technical expertise in medicine and cosmetic surgery.

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Dr. Doris Maria Hexsel

Director, Hexsel Dermatologic Clinics in Porto Alegre and Rio de Janeiro

Doris Hexsel, MD is a Board Certified Dermatologist by the Brazilian Society of Dermatology, practicing in Brazil since 1982. She is the Medical Director of the Hexsel Dermatologic Clinics, located in Porto Alegre and Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, distinguished as one of the best in cosmetic dermatology, delivering safe and state-ofthe-art treatments for national and international patients.
Dr. Hexsel has extensive experience in all areas of dermatology, with particular interest in cosmetic dermatology, where she became an internationally recognized leader in the studies of cellulite. In 1997, she developed the surgical treatment for this condition. Furthermore, her studies in Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) have brought invaluable knowledge to the field. Her expertise also includes facial rejuvenation and skin resurfacing techniques, including chemical peelings and lasers, and mastering techniques for applying botulinum toxins, fillers and, and treating stretch marks, melasma, photoaging, solar lentigines, hyperhidrosis and seborrheic dermatitis, among others.
Dr. Hexsel graduated from the Passo Fundo University School of Medicine, in Brazil – where she was later appointed as Professor of Dermatology (1989 – 1999) – and carries post-graduation training in Dermatology from the Health Center of the Health Secretary of State of Rio Grande do Sul. Her most recent academic role was as Instructor of the Department of Dermatology of the Pontifical Catholic University of Rio Grande do Sul (2009 – 2015).
She is also the Principal Investigator of the Brazilian Center for Studies in Dermatology, in Porto Alegre, and in this capacity participated in more than 50 clinical trials in the dermatologic and cosmetic dermatology fields until December 2021. As a result of her reputation, Dr. Hexsel’s presence is highly sought as a speaker, and she has delivered more than 160 lectures and courses in congresses and dermatologic meetings around the world in the last 5 years. She is also the editor of six medical books and the main author of more than 160 publications in the world’s most important dermatology journals and books.
Dr. Hexsel has professional affiliations and is an active member of some of the most prestigious dermatological societies in the world, including the American Academy of Dermatology, the American Society for Dermatologic Surgery, – where she was the first Brazilian doctor to receive the President’s Award – the Brazilian Society of Dermatology, the Brazilian Society of Dermatologic Surgery, and the International Society for Dermatologic Surgery. In October 2017, she was key note speaker of the American Society for Dermatologic Surgery meeting in Chicago, delivering the prestigious “Lawrence Field Lectureship”. During 2014, she was President of the Brazilian Congress of Dermatologic Surgery.

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Dr. Eckart Haneke


Dr. Eckart Haneke is an experienced dermatologist with sub-specialties in Allergology and Environmental Medicine. He is skilled in Dermatologic surgery, Dermatohistopathology, Onychopathology, Nail Surgery, Allergologic Testing, Vein Surgery, and Aesthetic Procedures. Dr. Haneke also provides extensive teaching to medical students, residents, postgraduate conferences and courses, dermatologic surgery, and nail surgery courses. Dr. Haneke holds a private practice in Dermatology in Germany. In addition, he is a Senior Consultant at the Dermatology Center at Instituto CUF Porto, Portugal. Dr. Haneke is a Visiting Professor at the Department of Dermatology at Ghent University Hospital in Belgium and the University of Bern in Switzerland. Dr. Haneke published over 400 articles and 200 book chapters. He is an author of 8 books and co-editor of 8 books. Moreover, he presented more than 1600 lectures at national and international meetings. Dr. Haneke is also an active participant in associations. He is a Founding Member, a long-term member of the Board of Directors, and a past Vice-president of the German Society for Dermatologic Surgery. He is also the Past President of the International Society for Dermatologic Surgery, German Working Group Dermatohistopathology, European Nail Society and European Society of Cosmetic & Aesthetic Dermatology.

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Dr. Edileia Bagatin


Dr Michael H. Gold

Dr Michael H. Gold

Director of Gold Skin Care Center,

Dr. Michael H. Gold is a board-certified dermatologist and dermatologic surgeon and oversees the various facets of the center's operations — a combination of medical and surgical dermatology, cosmetic dermatology, aesthetic services and research endeavors, which began in 1990.

Dr. Gold has earned worldwide recognition for providing patients with leading-edge technological advances in dermatology and aesthetic skin care. He plays an integral role in the development of new pharmaceutical products, injectable fillers and toxins, skin care, and medical devices through his clinical research practice. He presents results of his work regularly at national and international dermatology, plastic surgical, and cosmetic meetings.

Dr. Gold has authored over 500 published scientific articles, 40 textbook chapters, has edited two textbooks on Photodynamic Therapy as well as been Senior Editor on textbooks on Microneedling as well as Cosmeceuticals & Skin Care. He serves on most major dermatology journal scientific boards and is the current Editor-in-Chief of the Journal of Cosmetic Dermatology and the Editor-in-Chief of Dermatological Reviews.

Dr. Gold also helped start two international groups: the Dermatologic Aesthetic Surgery International League (DASIL), which aims to create a global community for the open exchange of knowledge and innovation by physicians specializing in dermatology, dermatologic surgery, and aesthetic surgery. It has become one of the most prominent and important international dermatology groups. It show cases meetings all over the world; and the 5-Continent-Congress (5CC), one of the world’s leading conferences on dermatology and aesthetic/cosmetic medicine, where he is the current President of the Congress.

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Dr Paola Rosalba Russo

Plastic surgeon

Dr Paola Rosalba Russo has worked as a medical surgeon since 1990 at her own Estemed Outpatient Clinic in Modena, a multi-specialist medical centre dedicated to the pursuit of beauty through treatments of Aesthetic Medicine and Surgery.
Since 2006 she has been a Lecturer and member of the Scientific Committee of VALET SRL - Via dei Fornaciai 29/b - 40129 Bologna, where she is involved in private training/teaching and teaching activities in all disciplines taught in university, school and extracurricular systems at the level of in-depth updating, dissemination and scientific experimentation for doctors, conference organisation and publishing activities.
She has actively participated in the activities of the scientific committee of SIES - Italian Society of Aesthetic Medicine and Surgery.
Since 2010 she has been vice-president of SIES - Italian Society of Aesthetic Medicine and Surgery in Florence. She has supervised the activities and teaching programmes presented during the training courses organised in collaboration between Valet and SIES - Italian Society of Aesthetic Medicine and Surgery. Speaker at the annual SIES Congress - Italian Society of Aesthetic Medicine and Surgery.

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Dr. Patrick Huang

Dr. Patrick Huang

Taiwan, Asia

He has been serving as Executive Director of the Taiwanese Dermatological Association since 2012 and established the Taiwanese Dermatology Aesthetic Conference and the Taiwan Society for Dermatologic and Aesthetic Surgery in 2013 and 2016, respectively. Dr. Huang revised the residency training program with intense training in skin surgery in Taiwan in 2017.

He has been in charge of organizing IMCAS Asia since 2014 and also serves as the Host/Mentor and mentor for the International Traveling Mentorship Program of the American Society for Dermatologic Surgery since 2018. During the pandemic of COVID-19, he established the Cyber Conference of Aesthetic Dermatology and Skin Surgery in APAC (CyASIA) to provide online education in Asian time zones. He is the only dermatologist to be invited to be the Taiwan Ambassador of the World Congress of Dermatology 2023 Singapore and the Ambassador of Korea Derma 2023, respectively.

His clinic was the first certified aesthetic dermatology clinic in Kaohsiung in 2020. Soon afterward, the office became one of the first eight clinics certified to offer cell therapy in Taiwan in 2022. Dr. Huang and his team received the Premium Prize for Taiwan's National Healthcare Quality Award 2022. Because of his contribution to medical education, Dr. Huang was elected as the Board President of Kaohsiung American School in 2016~18.

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Sanjana Seth

Ms. Sanjana Seth

London, UK

Ms.Sanjana's education at Delhi University and University of Oxford was followed by over two decades of teaching experience at prestigious schools in Delhi and London. Sanjana is passionate about working with young people and is confident that she can use her knowledge and expertise to help students learn soft skills that will enhance their future success.

Ms.Sanjana's CPD UK certified trainer for Educators.(2022-Now)
Augment London Ltd (2017- Now) online Soft Skills course for aged 11-18. Founder and Managing Director.
Aldenham School, Aldenham Road, Elstree, Hertfordshire (2006-2011) Form Teacher
Barnfield School, Silkstream Road, Edgware, Middlesex (Jan 2000-Sept 2000) Form Tutor
Burbage School, Hoxton, Hackney (1998-1999) Form Tutor
Select Education Supply Teacher (1997-1998)
Cover Teacher at American School of London (1997)
Delhi Public School, New Delhi, India (1991-1996) Form Tutor
Modern School, New Delhi, India (1988-1991)

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