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ASPS/ASPSP Spring Meeting March 12-14, 2020

Hyatt Regency New Orleans
601 Loyola Avenue
New Orleans, LA 70113

Registration Now Open!

Join us for the ASPS/ASPSP Spring Meeting 2020, March 12-14, in New Orleans at the Hyatt Regency. With fresh, innovative content and interactive educational programming, this is the meeting for your whole team! Make plans now to attend this engaging learning experience with four concurrent tracks on clinical techniques and practice management:

  • Aesthetica
  • Reconstructive
  • Practice Innovations
  • Complications & Leading-Edge Concepts

Experience New Orleans

ASPS is excited to host this preeminent meeting at the Hyatt Regency New Orleans, located just minutes from the historic French Quarter, the Arts District and the Mississippi Riverfront. It's a perfect spot to enjoy high-quality professional development by day and the soul of the city at night.

Intended Audience

This educational activity is intended for plastic surgery practitioners, residents and other healthcare professionals interested in translating expanded knowledge into practice for the improvement of patient outcomes in plastic and reconstructive surgery.

Learning Objectives

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

  • Discuss aesthetic hot topics, including invasive, minimally invasive and non-invasive procedures and how to incorporate innovative approaches for improving patient outcomes.
  • Identify practice management methods that can be promptly incorporated in order to increase employee performance, marketing exposure and additional business considerations.
  • Examine reconstructive techniques that highlight specific targeted areas, from head to toe.
  • Assess leading-edge concepts and significant patient safety topics focusing on technological advances and surgical procedures currently emerging in plastic surgery.

Accreditation

The American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Designation

The American Society of Plastic Surgeons designates this live activity for a maximum of 18 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Of the 18 credits, 12.5 credits have been identified as applicable to patient safety.

Sessions are certified individually for CME. Spring Meeting overall is not certified for credit. Participants will earn credit for individual sessions, not for the overall meeting. All credit-granting sessions will be designated on the website and on the Spring Meeting Part of the App. CME is not awarded for attending committee meetings or the exhibit hall.

Disclosure Policy

The American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS) requires all instructors, planners, reviewers, managers and other individuals in a position to control or influence the content of an activity to disclose all relevant financial relationships 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. ASPS also requires faculty/authors to disclose when off-label/unapproved uses of product are discussed in a CME activity or included in related materials.

ABMS Core Competencies

The following ABMS core competencies will be addressed:

  • Practice-based Learning and Improvement
  • Patient Care and Procedural Skills
  • Medical Knowledge
  • Interpersonal and Communication Skills
  • Professionalism