Preliminary Program

 

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General Program

 

Wednesday, February 26
8:00am - 6:00pm
Facial Cadaver Workshop
2:00 - 5:00pm
Resident Forum
5:00 - 6:00pm
Resident Forum Networking Reception

 

Thursday, February 27
6:30am - 5:30pm
Registration Open
7:00 - 9:15am
Breakfast Available
7:00 - 8:30am
Women In Cosmetic Surgery Breakfast
7:00 - 9:00am
Master Sessions:
Topics include Blepharoplasty, Breast and Maxillofacial
9:15 - 9:20am
Welcome & Introduction
Mark Mandell-Brown, MD
9:20 - 10:00am
Keynote Presentation: "Quality: More Than Skin Deep"
Noel Adachi, President & CEO, AAAHC
10:00 - 11:00am
Laser Panel: "The One Laser I Can't Do Without & Why"
11:00am - 12:00pm
PechaKucha Pearls from Past Presidents
12:00 - 1:00pm
Lunch in Exhibit Hall
1:00 - 2:00pm
Free Papers: Face
2:00 - 3:00pm
Facelift Panel: "Why I Prefer My Facelift"
3:00 - 3:30pm
Networking Break
3:30 - 4:30pm
Free Papers: Body
4:30 - 5:45pm
When the Medical Board Calls Panel
5:45 - 7:30pm
Welcome Reception

 

Friday, February 28
7:00am - 5:30pm
Registration Open
7:00 - 9:15am
Breakfast Available
7:30 - 8:30am
ABCS Diplomate Breakfast
7:00 - 9:00am
Master Sessions:
Topics include Massive Weight Loss, Rhinoplasty and Cosmetic Gynecology
9:15 - 10:30am
Webster Lecture & CSF Grant Recipient Lectures
10:30 - 11:30am
Injection Panel: Point / Counterpoint
11:30am - 12:30pm
Cosmetic Dermatology for the non-Dermatologist
12:30 - 2:00pm
Business Meeting Lunch
2:00 - 3:00pm
Free Papers: Body Contouring
3:00 - 3:30pm
Networking Break
3:30 - 4:15pm
Keynote Presentation: "If 'Competency' is the Answer... Have We Asked the Right Question?"
Dr. Zubin Austin
4:15 - 5:30pm
Medical Risk Seminar: Medical Legal Issues
5:30 - 7:00pm
Corporate Forums; After Hour Symposiums (NON-CME)
7:00 - 10:00pm
Webster Society Dinner, Drinks & Dancing
Saturday, February 29
7:00am - 5:30pm
Registration Open
7:00 - 9:15am
Breakfast Available
7:00 - 9:00am
Master Sessions:
Topics include Stem Cell & Platelit Rich Plasma, Liposuction, and Facelift
9:00 - 11:00am
International Doctor Forum
11:00am - 12:00pm
Resident / Fellow Presentations: The Future
12:00 - 1:00pm
Lunch in the Exhibit Hall and Fellowship Luncheon
1:00 - 2:00pm
Complications: Lasers & Dermatology
2:00 - 3:00pm
Complications: Facelift & Blepharoplasty
3:00 - 4:00pm
Complications: Body
4:00 - 5:30pm
New Technology
5:30 - 7:30pm
Closing Party
 

CONTINUING MEDICAL EDUCATION CREDIT INFORMATION

Accreditation

This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Essential Areas and Policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of the American College of Surgeons and the American Academy of Cosmetic Surgery (AACS). The American College of Surgeons is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

AMA PRA Category 1 Credits

The American College of Surgeons 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.

Allied Health Program

 

Friday, February 28
7:00 - 9:15am
Breakfast Available
8:00 - 8:15am
Welcome: Join AACS Allied Health
Gabriele Bellini, Leslie Harmon, RN & Marsha Steed
8:15 - 9:00am
Accreditation
Noel M. Adachi, MBA
9:00 - 9:20am
The Difficult Patient
Amber Allen, MD
9:20 - 9:40am
Blueprint for Success
Mohsen Ghoreishi
9:40 - 10:00am
Overcoming Road Blocks to Accreditation
Patricia Ferrigno
10:00 - 10:20am
Networking Break
10:20 - 10:40am
Don't Bug Me: Avoiding Infections
Jan Davidson, RN
10:40 - 11:00am
Understanding CDC Guidelines for Instrument Sterilization
Patricia Ferrigno
11:00 - 11:20am
Opioid Epidemic and Pain Alternatives
Meghan Johnson, CRNA
11:20 - 11:45am
Its 2am. Do You Know Where Your Data Is?
Steven Pollock
11:45am - 12:00pm
Geofencing - Tips To Put Your Brand in Front of Patients on their Mobile Phone!
Tara Leifer
12:00 - 1:00pm
Lunch Break
1:00 - 1:15pm
Getting RNFA and CNOR Certification
Ann Hanson, RN, CNOR, RNFA
1:15 - 1:45pm
Anesthesia Update 2020
David Shapiro, MD
1:45 - 2:00pm
Becoming A Front Desk Rock Star
Catherine Maley
2:00 - 2:15pm
Does Strong Leadership Affect Your Practice’s Profitability?
Tim Sawyer
2:15 - 2:30pm
How to Maximize Revenue from Your Existing Patient Base
Scott Tobin
2:30 - 3:00pm
10 Pearls to Avoid Malpractice
Graham Billingham, CMO, MedPro
3:00 - 3:30pm
Networking Break
3:30 - 4:00pm
Medical Legal Issues That Effect Your Practice
Jeff Segal, MD, JD
4:00 - 4:30pm
Empower Yourself with Effective Communication: The Hallmark of Patient Safety
Ann McInally RN, MSN, CRNA
4:30 - 5:00pm
A Guide To Search Engine Optimization
Clark Mackey
5:30 - 7:00pm
After Hour Symposiums

 

Saturday, February 29
7:00 - 9:15am
Breakfast Available
8:00 - 8:20am
Ever Wonder Why Some Marketing Works Better Than Others? Learn 5 Simple Methods to Increase your Marketing Success
Dana Fox
8:20 - 8:40am
How to Become Famous on Instagram & Social Media
Javad Sajan, MD
8:40 - 9:00am
Utilizing Social Media Influencers in Your Growing Practice
Jonathan Kaplan, MD
9:00 - 9:50am
Social Media Panel: Pearls from the Experts
Moderator: Marsha Steed
Jonathan Kaplan, MD, Javad Sajan, MD, Tim Sawyer & Doctor.com
9:50 - 10:05am
Benchmarking Your Practice: Why Bother?
Dana Fox
10:05 - 10:20am
Networking Break
10:20 - 10:40am
Safe Patient Positioning
Meghan Johnson, CRNA
10:40 - 11:00am
Top 10 DIY Marketing Tips (That Don't Break the Bank!)
Avani Nayak
11:00 - 11:20am
PPC With Artificial Intelligence: 10 Pearls To Running a PPC Campaign To Use Your Money Most Effectively
Tara Leifer
11:20 - 11:40am
Read the Contract -- Protect Your Doctor
Mark Mandell-Brown, MD
11:40am - 12:00pm
Secret Shopping Your Practice
Roxanne Engel, PhD
12:00 - 1:00pm
Lunch Break
1:00 - 2:00pm
Neuromodulators and Soft Tissue Enhancement: Improving Your Technique
2:00 - 2:20pm
Monitoring On Line Reputation: Responding to Negative Reviews
EmpathIQ
2:20 - 2:40pm
Top 10 Steps to Create a World-Class Service & Sales Culture
Audrey Neff
2:40 - 3:00pm
Creating Patients for Life: Applying the Ritz Carlton Service Standards to Your Practice
April Linden
3:00 - 3:20pm
Networking Break
3:20 - 3:40pm
Handling the Unhappy Patient
Catherine Maley
3:40 - 4:00pm
Hosting a Profitable Client Appreciation Event
April Linden
4:00 - 4:20pm
Google Adwords: How to Budget and Manage a Campaign
Clark Mackey
4:20 - 4:40pm
Marketing to Millennials: Building a Patient Base with an Unlimited Shelf Life
Audrey Neff
4:40 - 5:00pm
AACS Ethical Practices For Social Media Surgical Videos
Leslie Harmon, RN