Training Course on Medical Laser Therapy

With a focus on Regenerative Medicine, Longevity and Oncology

March 9/10, 2024, San Diego / USA


Dear colleagues,
I am pleased to invite you to our next training course on Medical Laser Applications that will be held in San Diego on March 9 and 10, 2024.
Laser Therapy has made tremendous progress over the last 15 years and is widely used by many practitioners around the world. With a focus on Regenerative Medicine, Longevity and Oncology our speakers would like to introduce you to the latest developments. Follow the History of Medical Laser Therapy: From Topical to Intravenous and Interstitial Applications.
This meeting is an excellent chance to get into contact with experts in the field and to meet old and hopefully new collaborators and friends.
I look forward to welcoming you in San Diego.

Best regards,
Michael H. Weber, MD and ISLA President


  • History of Medical Laser Therapy
  • Cellular Mechanisms of Laser Therapy
  • State of research and latest clinical studies
  • Interstitial and Topical Applications of Laser Therapy (use in orthopedics, pain management and regenerative medicine)
  • Mechanisms and applications of Intravenous Laser Therapy
  • Treatment of neurodegenerative disease with Laser Therapy
  • Laser-enhanced PRP protocols
  • Stem cells and Laser Therapy
  • Photodynamic Therapy in Oncology and (chronic) Infections


Saturday, March 9, 2024 8.00 am – 6.00 pm

8.00 am: Registration

8.30 am: Michael Weber, MD

  • Welcome Address
  • Basic principles of low intensity lasers
  • Clinical studies and basic research
  • ‚Laser-needles‘ for pain management, rehabilitation and acupuncture
  • Transcranial laser therapy of cerebral stroke and degenerative diseases
  • Interstitial and intra-articular laser therapy

10.00 am: Michael Ellenburg, ND, MPH, L.Ac

  • IV Laser Therapy: Mechanisms and Clinical Applications
  • Transcranial Laser Therapy in Clinical Practice

10.45 am: Coffee Break

11.15 am: Matthias Wojcik, PhD

  • Basic Principles of Photodynamic Therapy
  • Tools and Formulations for High Bioavailability

12.00 pm: Michael Weber, MD

  • Photodynamic Therapy for Cancer Treatment

1.00 pm: Lunch Break

2.00 pm: Leonard Kaplan, DO

  • Photodynamic Therapy and Photobiomodulation Applications in Cancer and Musculoskeletal Medicine

3.00 pm: Dr. Todd Ovokaitys

  • Enhancing Cellular and Photodynamic Therapy Applications

3.45 pm: Coffee Break

4.15 pm – 6.00 pm: Interactive Workshop

  • Hands-On: Topical, transcranial, interstitial and intravenous laser applications and discussion of latest protocols

Sunday, March 10, 2024 9.00 am – 1.30 pm

9.00 am: Interactive Workshop Part 1

  • Protocols and Applications of Photodynamic Therapy in Oncology Care and Treatment 

11.00 am: Coffee Break

11.30 am – 1.30 pm: Interactive Workshop Part 2

  • Protocols and Applications of Photodynamic Therapy in Longevity, Immune Support and General Health


Hotel Information

The ISLA Training Course will be held at the San Diego Mission Bay Resort.

1775 E Mission Bay Dr
San Diego, CA 92109
+1 619-677-1161

With romantic palms and perfect sandy bayfronts, this bayside hotel retreat is complete with waterfront dining options, state-of-the-art event space, a spa and fitness center, and beautiful resort guest rooms. Kids love vacations too and there’s plenty for them to enjoy in San Diego, including our seasonal Kids Kamp, swimming, beach games, bike rentals and much more. Join us for dive-in movies by the pool and s’more making in the fire pits on the bay. Our Mission Bay waterfront resort near SeaWorld San Diego is your perfect vacation destination.
The AAA Three Diamond full-service resort with 357 rooms, styled after a Mediterranean village, is located on 18 acres on the waterfront of Mission Bay Park
The hotel features a European spa, full-service restaurant, poolside snack bar, 25,600 square feet of indoor and outdoor meeting space, outdoor pool, five tennis courts and fitness center
Located just six miles from the San Diego International Airport and across the bay from Sea World.