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Continuing Medical Education Accreditation

This activity is jointly provided by Global Education Group and Informa Markets.


Program Materials Requirements

  • Vegas Cosmetic Surgery
  • June 8-11, 2022
  • Bellagio Hotel & Casino
  • This activity is jointly provided by Global Education Group and Informa Markets.
  • This activity is supported by an educational grant from Abbie, Merz, and Galderma.
  • This activity is supported by educational, in-kind grants of neurotoxins, provided by AbbVie, Merz, and Galderma.
  • This activity is supported by educational, in-kind grants of dermal fillers, provided by AbbVie, Merz, Galderma, and Revance.
  • This activity is supported by educational, in-kind grants of deoxycholic acid, provided by AbbVie.
  • This activity is supported by educational, in-kind grants of PDO Threads, provided by NovaThreads.
  • This activity is supported by educational, in-kind grants of cannulas, provided by CosmoFrance

Target Audience 
This activity has been designed to meet the educational needs of those Board Certified or Board Eligible in Plastic Surgery, Facial Plastic Surgery, Dermatology, and Oculoplastic Surgery, and Allied Health Professionals working directly with one of those specialists. 

Statement of Need/Program Overview 
Physicians and professional medical staff practicing aesthetic medicine need the educational tools to acquire the knowledge necessary for effective, safe and high-level patient care. The education of physicians and professional medical staff is essential to providing effective patient care in a medical aesthetic practice. There is a lack of educational conferences where physicians and their entire staff of medical professionals can attend together to learn the same information at the same time via didactic sessions.

Educational Objectives 

  • Assess the most current safety and efficacy data of facial injectable products
  • List the mechanism of action of neurotoxin and dermal filler injections for individual patients
  • Identify proper injection techniques that have demonstrated safe and satisfactory patient outcomes to minimize complications
  • Identify complications resulting from surgical and/or nonsurgical procedures
  • Differentiate the various approaches to oculoplastic surgery (blepharoplasty, eyebrow lifts, etc.) to determine the best suited procedure for individual patient
  • Assess best practices for choosing which patients might be the best candidates for surgical rejuvenation
  • Compare options for minimally invasive body shaping, contouring, fat reduction and cellulite treatment
  • Differentiate between surgical options for rhinoplasty (open; closed; ethnic considerations, etc.) to determine the best suited procedure for individual patient
  • Assess controversial topics in facial and body surgery
  • Identify techniques and devices used in body shaping/contouring
  • Identify various approaches to facelifting and which procedure is appropriate for which patient
  • Recall facial anatomy and associated structures (i.e. eyes, forehead, neck, etc) for nonsurgical rejuvenation
  • Examine indications and treatment of photodamaged skin, including chemical peels, dermabrasion and topical therapies
  • Explain the benefits of available energy-based devices in aesthetic procedures
  • Identify appropriate techniques for hair removal procedures

Physician Accreditation Statement
This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of Global Education Group (Global) and Informa Markets.  Global is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Physician Credit Designation
Global Education Group designates this live activity for a maximum of 25.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™.  Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. 

Nursing Continuing Education 
Global Education Group is accredited with distinction as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.

This educational activity for 25.5 contact hours is provided by Global Education Group. Nurses should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. 

Global Contact Information 
For information about the accreditation of this program, please contact Global at 303-395-1782 or [email protected] 

Instructions to Receive Credit  
In order to receive credit for this activity, the participant must complete the posttest and evaluation. A link to do so will be emailed to you at the end of the meeting. If you have any questions, please contact Liddy Knight at [email protected] 

Fee Information& Refund/Cancellation Policy 
There is a fee for this educational activity.

 

Cancellation Policy
For individuals as for group registrations: Cancellation must be notified in writing via email to [email protected]

  • Until 30 days before the Event: 20% processing fees on the total registration 
  • Between 30 to 15 days before the Event: 50% cancellation fees on the amount paid
  • From 15 days before the Event date or no show: No refund – except in case of “force majeure”, conditions detailed below.

For the purpose of this cancellation policy, the relevant dates shall be fixed by reference to the originally scheduled opening date of the Event and not any newly scheduled opening date of the Event that has been changed as a result of the force Majeure conditions below.

“FORCE MAJEURE”
Refunds may be granted by the organizer, after evaluation, if the participant is unable to attend the event due to a severe accident, close relative illness (children, husband/spouse, brother/sister), or family death. Refunds may be granted by the organizer if it determines that the Event shall be cancelled or postponed due to an event of force majeure, or alternatively, the Organizer may, acting in its sole discretion, decide to transfer all registrations to the next scheduled edition of the Event. In all cases, refunds will be subject to a minimum deduction equal to 20% of the booking charges by way of a processing fees

For any assistance in such circumstances, please contact us at [email protected]

Disclosure of Conflicts of Interest
Global Education Group (Global) adheres to the policies and guidelines, including the Standards for Integrity and Independence in Accredited CE, set forth to providers by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) and all other professional organizations, as applicable, stating those activities where continuing education credits are awarded must be balanced, independent, objective, and scientifically rigorous. All persons in a position to control the content of an accredited continuing education program provided by Global are required to disclose all financial relationships with any ineligible company within the past 24 months to Global.  All financial relationships reported are identified as relevant and mitigated by Global in accordance with the Standards for Integrity and Independence in Accredited CE in advance of delivery of the activity to learners. The content of this activity was vetted by Global to assure objectivity and that the activity is free of commercial bias. 

All relevant financial relationships have been mitigated.

The faculty have the following relevant financial relationships with ineligible companies:

The planners and managers have the following relevant financial relationships with ineligible companies:

Disclosure of Unlabeled Use
This educational activity may contain discussion of published and/or investigational uses of agents that are not indicated by the FDA. Global Education Group (Global) and Informa Markets do not recommend the use of any agent outside of the labeled indications.  

The opinions expressed in the educational activity are those of the faculty and do not necessarily represent the views of any organization associated with this activity. Please refer to the official prescribing information for each product for discussion of approved indications, contraindications, and warnings.

Disclaimer 
Participants have an implied responsibility to use the newly acquired information to enhance patient outcomes and their own professional development. The information presented in this activity is not meant to serve as a guideline for patient management. Any procedures, medications, or other courses of diagnosis or treatment discussed in this activity should not be used by clinicians without evaluation of patient conditions and possible contraindications on dangers in use, review of any applicable manufacturer’s product information, and comparison with recommendations of other authorities.