5 – 7 May 2023 / the langham gold coast

Welcome to cucf 2023!

bigger and better than ever

Join us at the 2023 CUTERA University Clinical Forum (CUCF) on the Gold Coast. During two days of face-to-face lectures and live demonstrations from some of the leading names in the world of aesthetics, you’ll learn how to optimise your treatment offerings and marketing tips with CUTERA devices. This is a wonderful opportunity to reconnect with your industry peers for a weekend of educational and social events. We look forward to welcoming you to CUCF 2023.


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Dr Jana Pittman
Women’s Health Doctor

CUCF 2023 moderators

Dr Shobhan Manoharan
Medical and Laser Dermatologist

Dr Arash Moradzadeh
Plastic Surgeon

CUCF 2023 speakers

Don’t miss this opportunity to learn from the collective experience of the CUCF 2023 faculty of speakers, as they share their insights into delivering world-leading treatments with Cutera devices.

Dr Sean Arendse
Cosmetic Physician

Dr Ryan De Cruz

Dr Jeffrey Fromowitz

Dr Mira Kaga
Internal Medicine Physician

Dr Heather Jenkins
Cosmetic Physician

Dr Annette Pearce

Kelly George
Registered Nurse




Device Demonstrations



Q&A Panel Discussion

Networking Opportunities

CUCF 2023



Attendees of past events have found great value in attending the CUTERA University Clinical Forum, but don’t just take our word for it! Here’s what they have to say…




Registration includes a ticket to the Friday night and Saturday night social events, as well as two days of world class content from local and international experts. All prices are listed in AUD and are inclusive of GST.



$ 500

Includes 2-day workshops and a ticket to the Friday and Saturday social event.


$ 100

Ticket for the Friday welcome drinks only on 5 May 2023. 


$ 150

Ticket for the Saturday cocktail party only on 6 May 2023. 


Dr Jana Pittman


Having had incredible success, bringing home 5 World titles and 4 Commonwealth titles, Jana has a depth of knowledge relating to high performance strategies and creating personal opportunities for success. Throughout her numerous Championship achievements, Jana was plagued with injury and often subject to media scrutiny. Believing that in these challenges lies the opportunity for tremendous personal development, Jana intertwines many anecdotes with some powerful and identifiable messages. The world of elite sport comes with tremendous highs and devastating lows. Overcoming adversity and keeping your personal faith is crucial.

More recently, Jana has completed a Bachelor of Medicine & Surgery at the University of Western Sydney with the goal of practicing in Obstetrics and Gynaecology. With her keen interest in women’s health, Jana is currently an ambassador for the ‘Australian Cervical Cancer Foundation’, Save the box (RANZGOG) and Targeting Cancer.


Dr Shobhan Manoharan


Dr. Manoharan is one of Australia’s leading laser dermatologists. He specialises in the use of energy-based devices for both medical and cosmetic dermatology. Based in Brisbane, Australia, he is the founder of Brisbane Skin and the training organisation, DermEd.com.au
He was previously the Managing Director of Westside Dermatology and Sweat Free Clinics. He is also past Director of Training for the Australasian College of Dermatology (QLD). He has a special interest in combination treatments for complicated scars (acne, traumatic, surgical and burns), pigmentation, laser rejuvenation, and surgical & non-surgical skin cancer management.
Dr. Manoharan studied medicine at the University of Queensland, worked in the United Kingdom and Australia, gained extensive laser and surgical experience in Australia and the United States, and has sub-specialised in cosmetic and laser dermatology.
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Dr Arash Moradzadeh, MD


Arash Moradzadeh is a double Board-Certified surgeon in ENT/head and neck and facial plastic and reconstructive surgery and ranks among a select group of world-class surgeons who hold these certifications. His expertise, passion for being at the forefront of leading-edge technology, and commitment to providing exceptional care has not only made him a highly sought-after surgeon for patients, but also the quintessential teacher for medical students and colleagues and clinical researchers.

As a Los Angeles native, Dr. Moradzadeh began his medical career at the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), where he earned a bachelor’s degree, graduating with highest honors. Dr. Moradzadeh continued to attend the University of California, San Diego, School of Medicine and completed his residency and two fellowships at the Washington University Medical School in St. Louis, MO. Dr. Moradzadeh opened AM Facial Plastics, a world-class facility in Beverly Hills where patients can expect the highest quality of high tech and high touch care.



Flawless Rejuvenation Skin Clinics

Dr Sean Arendse graduated from King’s College London and has a background as an emergency consultant at The Alfred Hospital in Melbourne. He founded Flawless Rejuvenation Skin Clinics in 2007, and enjoys working across both the fields of Emergency medicine and Aesthetic medicine. He is currently a member and on the Board of the Cosmetic Physicians Society of Australia, and 2018 completed a postgraduate diploma in clinical dermatology with Queen Mary’s College London. He has a keen interest  in the use of both energy based devices and non energy based treatments in achieving the best aesthetic result for his clients, and is a KOL for a number of injectable and device companies. He has a special interest in Cosmetic medical emergencies which he has published on and is an advocate for safety in the Aesthetic industry.

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Dr Ryan De Cruz


A Specialist Dermatologist and Fellow of the Australasian College of Dermatologists, Dr Ryan De Cruz completed his medical degree at The University of Melbourne, undertaking his residency at St Vincent’s Hospital, Melbourne and advanced training at St. George’s Hospital NHS, London.

With experience working in hospitals across Melbourne and the UK, Dr De Cruz has been appointed Consultant positions at the Royal Melbourne Hospital and The Skin Health Institute.

With a keen interest in the areas of eczema, acne and rosacea, psoriasis, skin cancer management, laser treatment and hair loss disorders, Dr De Cruz is passionate about providing holistic dermatological care and in sharing his knowledge with fellow industry professionals.

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Dr Jeffrey Fromowitz


Dr. Jeffrey Fromowitz, MD, FAAD provides a wide variety of dermatology care to Boca Raton, FL area patients. Services include Body Contouring, Laser Treatments, Tattoo Removal, Laser Hair Removal, Skin Cancer treatment, Full Body Exams, Psoriasis treatment, Eczema treatment, Rosacea treatment, and Acne treatment.

Dr. Fromowitz earned his Bachelors of Science in Neuroscience and Behavioral Biology at Emory University. He then went on to attend the University Of Florida College of Medicine, where he graduated first in his class. Dr. Fromowitz completed his internship in Internal Medicine at Shands Hospital. He then completed a residency in dermatology and cutaneous surgery at Shands Hospital as well.

In his last year of residency, he served as Chief Dermatology Resident. Dr. Fromowitz is a Diplomate of the American Board of Dermatology and is a Fellow of The American Society for Lasers in Medicine and Surgery, The American Society of Dermatologic Surgery, The American Society of Mohs Micrographic Surgery, and The American Academy of Dermatology. Call anytime to arrange an appointment with Dr. Fromowitz — he looks forward to meeting new patients.

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Dr Mira Kaga

Internal Medicine Physician

Mira Kaga, M.D. is a Board-Certified Internal Medicine Physician. She graduated Magna Cum Laude from Temple University with a degree in the bachelor of the arts. She went on to become a TempleMed Scholar and was awarded her medical degree from Temple University School of Medicine. She completed her Internal Medicine Internship at Georgetown University Hospital and received her residency diploma from Montefiore Medical Center/Albert Einstein College of Medicine in New York.

Dr. Kaga is also Board-Certified in Aesthetic Medicine by the American Academy of Aesthetic Medicine. Dr. Mira Kaga uses the most advanced techniques in aesthetic medicine that produce beautiful, flawless results with reduced pain, bruising, and downtime. She prides herself in her ability to combine her injectable and laser training in order to achieve flawless, natural results that leave you looking better, not different.


Dr Heather Jenkins

Cosmetic Physician

She is a dedicated Doctor with over 40 years of experience. She is the founder and CEO of The Skin Lab, and she takes pride in offering high-quality services and caring treatments to her loyal client base. She is passionate about skin health and enjoys working with her patients to assist them in achieving both healthy and beautiful skin.

She opened The Skin Lab in April 2010, after working with consultant dermatologist Dr Godfrey Wagner at Brisbane’s Terrace Dermatology clinic since 2002. Dr. Jenkins performs skin surgery, assessment of skin problems and a wide variety of cosmetic procedures to enhance the appearance and health of the skin.

She has undertaken extensive laser training and holds a full user license under Queensland Health Radiation Safety Act 1999. She has years of hands-on experience with the use of lasers and utilises the latest technologies in laser and cosmetic medicine She also personally trains the Dermal Therapists that work with her to ensure a high standard of patient care. She is a proud member of the Cosmetic Physicians College of Australia.

Previously, Dr Heather Jenkins worked for 28 years in general practice with a particular interest in the management of skin disease. She graduated from the prestigious Melbourne University, where she gained her Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery with honours. Outside of work she is a daughter, Wife, Mother to 3, Step-Mother to 2 and Grandmother to four and relishes every moment of family time. She love cooking, gardening, travelling, reading and knitting.

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Dr Annette Pearce


Dr Annette Pearce (BMBS FACD GAICD) is the founder of Adelaide Dermatology Associates which opened doors at Western Hospital in April 2015. Dr Pearce currently holds a VMO position in Dermatology (surgery and outpatient clinics) at the RAH which commenced in 2008. She is also a senior clinical lecturer at the Adelaide University and teaches medical students from 4th year through to 6th year in addition to her teaching roles for the dermatology registrars. Dr Pearce’s interests include skin cancer diagnosis and surgery, as well as all other aspects of dermatology including inflammatory dermatology (acne, eczema and psoriasis), autoimmune dermatology, infective dermatology, drug eruptions (including oncology), paediatric dermatology as well as conditions of hair and nails.

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Kelly George RN

Kelly George Aesthetics

Kelly George is a Registered Cosmetic Nurse and the Founder of Kelly George Aesthetics, KGA Body and KGA Clinic Coach. Kelly’s career in medical aesthetics began in 2006, when she worked for Allergan Australia.  Since then, Kelly’s passion for helping her patients achieve great skin and natural results has been the driving force behind multiple successful businesses, including cosmetic clinics located in Tamworth and Sydney. In 2018, Kelly won The Plastic Surgery Hub’s “Australia’s Favourite Injector” award, and in 2019 was named among the Ultimate 100 Global Aesthetic Leaders. Kelly developed the concept for KGA Body – Australia’s first full range of active skincare designed specifically for the body, and in 2020 launched “Skin & Sass”, a podcast aimed at providing honest information about skin and anti-ageing treatments to consumers. Finally, Kelly manages a successful coaching and mentoring business, helping clinic owners get the most out of their aesthetic businesses.