American Society of Plastic Surgeons
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MWSPS Annual Meeting February 27-March 1, 2020

The Westin Snowmass Resort
100 Elbert Lane
Snowmass Village, CO 81615

Join the Mountain West Society of Plastic Surgeons (MWSPS) for the 5th Annual Meeting in beautiful Snowmass Village, Colorado! This year's four-day meeting will be held at the Westin Snowmass Resort, one of the top-rated ski destinations in Colorado! You do not want to miss this family-friendly opportunity to explore the outdoors skiing in the heart of Snowmass Village or unwind slopeside as you sit by a fire at the Westin Terrace.

For surgeons in practice, the MWSPS Annual Meeting will feature the latest topics in aesthetic and reconstructive plastic surgery with talks from both regional experts and invited speakers from across the country. The focus on resident education continues this year with a poster session, oral presentations by resident attendees and our mock oral examinations.

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Intended Audience

This educational activity is intended for plastic surgeons, residents and medical students interested in translating their expanding knowledge into practice, improving patient care and improving outcomes.

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this activity, participants should be able to:

  • Incorporate into practice the latest scientific advances impacting plastic surgery for the improvement of patient outcomes and satisfaction
  • Summarize the latest research and clinical innovations in plastic surgery
  • Recognize opportunities to increase the safety of both aesthetic and reconstructive procedures

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 the American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS) and Mountain West Society of Plastic Surgeons. The ASPS is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Designation Statement

The ASPS designates this live activity for a maximum of 10.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Of the 10.75 credits, 2 credits have been identified as applicable to patient safety.

Disclosure Policy

The ASPS requires all faculty, authors, planners, reviewers, managers and other individuals in a position to control or influence the content of an activity to disclose all relevant financial relationship or affiliations. All Identified conflicts of interest must be resolved and the educational content thoroughly vetted by ASPS for fair balance, scientific objectivity and appropriateness of patient care recommendations. The ASPS also requires faculty/authors to disclose when off-label/unapproved uses of a product are discussed in a CME activity or included in related materials.

ABMS Competencies

The following ABMS core competencies will be addressed:

  1. Professionalism
  2. Patient Care and Procedural Skills
  3. Medical Knowledge