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|Award of Excellence|
The AACS Award of Excellence in Cosmetic Surgery Education is designed to recognize members who demonstrate a level of commitment to their continuing education in cosmetic surgery. This award is available to every AACS member who has earned, in the past three years, 150 AMA Category 1 CME credits in cosmetic surgery, 76 or more must be from AACS events. Certificates issued in January 2019 will be for credits earned December 2015 through December 2018.
To Apply for the Award
No credit toward the award is applicable from the following type of activities:
An application for the AACS Award of Excellence can be submitted every three years. The term begins on the date you indicate on your application and expires the first day of the following month three years later.
All approved applicants will receive recognition at the Academy’s Annual Scientific Meeting and a certificate suitable for framing.
Each year, the deadline to apply for the Award of Excellence is January 1. Certificates will be issued at the following Annual Scientific Meeting.