2021 Integrative Dermatology Symposium

In-Person Workshops

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Saturday, October 23, 2021

Partnering in

Olivia Hsu Friedman
4:15 PM – 5:15 PM PST

Integrative Practice Tips for Treating Common Pediatric Dermatology Conditions

Jennifer Ornelas
4:15 PM – 5:15 PM PST

Auricular Acupuncture to Target Chronic and Acute Pain: The Battlefield Acupuncture Method

Steven Daveluy
4:15 PM – 5:15 PM PST
Saturday, October 23, 2021

How to Pick Specific Strains For Your Patients and How to Incorporate Gut Microbiome Testing Results

Raja Sivamani
2:00 PM – 3:00 PM PST

Using Bio-Identical
Hormone Therapies
in Dermatology

Peter Koshland
PharmD BS
2:00 PM – 3:00 PM PST

How to Setup, Manage,
and Bill for Group
Therapy Visits

Suhani Bora
2:00 PM – 3:00 PM PST

2021 IDS Workshop Registration

Workshops are available for in-person attendees only.

Olivia Hsu Friedman, DACM LAc

Dr. Olivia Hsu Friedman holds a Doctorate in Acupuncture and Chinese Medicine, completed an additional diploma in Traditional Chinese Medicine Dermatology and is a NCCAOM board licensed Illinois acupuncturist. She is the owner of Amethyst Holistic Skin Solutions and treats dermatology patients in office and via video conference using only herbal medicine. Outside of the office, Olivia serves as a Board Member for the American Society of Acupuncturists and as faculty for the Chicago Eczema Support Center.

Raja Sivamani, MD MS AP

Dr. Raja Sivamani is a board-certified dermatologist and practices as an integrative dermatologist at Pacific Skin Institute. He is an Adjunct Associate Professor of Clinical Dermatology at the University of California, Davis and Director of Clinical Research and the Clinical Trials Unit. He is also an Adjunct Assistant Professor in the Department of Biological Sciences at the California State University, Sacramento and an Associate Professor of Dermatology at California Northstate University, College of Medicine. He engages in clinical practice as well as both clinical and translational research that integrates bioengineering, nutrition, cosmetics, and skin biology. 

With training in both Allopathic and Ayurvedic medicine, he takes an integrative approach to his patients and in his research. He has published over 100 peer-reviewed research manuscripts, 10 textbook chapters, and a textbook entitled Cosmeceuticals and Active Cosmetics, 3rd Edition with a passion for expanding the evidence and boundaries of integrative medicine for skin care.

Peter Koshland, PharmD

Peter Koshland, PharmD is a graduate of Georgetown University and the University of California at San Francisco School of Pharmacy. Peter opened his compounding pharmacy, Koshland Pharm, in 2009 in San Francisco, and has continued to work with doctors and patients on individualized, integrative therapies that make a difference in the quality of patients’ day-to-day lives. He trains and consults with doctors across the state of California in the areas of hormone replacement, thyroid disorders, and compounding applications for dermatology, urology, and pain management.