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Join us in the Pacific Northwest

Advances in Medicine with Photobiomodulation

Venue Location: Clearwater Resort, Salmon Hall
15347 Suquamish Way NE, Suquamish, WA 98392
Date: Friday, October 16th, 2015
Time: 8:00am – 3:30pm

Join us as we explore the latest medical advances in the emerging field of Photobiomodulation.

The distinguished panel of speakers represent notable accomplishments currently in use today in a diverse range of medical disciplines and applications.


Traumatic Brain Injury
Muscle and Joint Pain
Sports Medicine

Special acknowledgement:

Special Introduction: Norm Dicks, Ret. U.S. Congress,
2015 University of Washington Alumnus Summa Laude Dignatus

Keynote Speaker: Gale Pollock, Ret. Major General,
Ret. Commander, US Army Medical Command and Surgeon General


8:00 – 9:00: Coffee and Registration

9:00 – 9:10: Opening Remarks, Ret. Congressman Norman Dicks

9:10 – 9:25: Introduction
Clark Tedford, Ph.D., President and CEO, LumiThera, Inc

9:25 – 9:55: Photobiomodulation in Medicine – What is it and Where is it going?
James Carroll, President, Thor Lasers

9:55 – 10:25: Light Treatment in Dentistry
Praveen Arany, D.D.S., Ph.D., (President, North American Association for Laser Therapy)

10:25 – 10:40: Break and networking

10:40 – 11:10: Ocular Disease: Emerging Evidence for PhotoBiomodulation
Janis Eells, Ph.D., (U. of Wisconsin-Milwaukee)

11:10 – 11:40: Keynote speaker – Vision Loss: A Cause Worth Fighting For
Ret. Maj. Gen. Gale Pollock

11:40 – 12:30: Lunch and networking

12:30 – 1:00: New Treatment for Age-Related Macular Degeneration
Graham Merry, MBSS (LumiThera, Inc)

1:00 -1:30: Photobiomodulation in Traumatic Brain Injury
Michael Hamblin, Ph.D., (Harvard University and Wellman Center for PhotoBioMedicine)

1:30 – 2:00: Panel Discussion: Future and Impact of Photobiomodulation in Medicine
– Juanita Anders, Ph.D., USUHS and President, Association for Lasers in Surgery and Medicine Society (ALSMS) (Panel Chair)

2:00- 2:15: Final Wrap-up

2:15 -3:30: Reception and Networking

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