Robert M. Sayre, Ph.D. is Owner and President of Rapid Precision Testing Laboratories in Cordova TN 38016, USA. After spending 18 years at Coppertone (Schering-Plough) developing sunscreen efficacy tests and instrumentation, Dr. Sayre established Rapid Precision Testing Laboratory, a laboratory to provide precision spectroradiometric measurements and certification of light sources used in cosmetic and drug efficacy, safety and photostability testing. RPTL also provides consulting in photomedicine, photobiology, and photodermatology.
Dr. Sayre has published approximately 125 research papers and chapters in books about human risk and responses to UV radiation and sunlight exposure. Current research interests include human pigmentation, vitamin D, sunscreen photostability, and improved testing methodologies.
As the keynote speaker for the Sun Protection & Beyond Session, Robert will inform us that Sunscreens fail in less than two hours outdoors in sunlight and fail to prevent skin cancer.
Come meet Robert Sayre, Ph.D. at the 29th IFSCC Congress scheduled for October 30 – November 2, 2016. Register for the Congress today! www.ifscc2016.com/register