Clinical Education

Physician education is vital to patient safety. The Physicians Coalition for Injectable Safety offers these resources:

Coalition Newsletters for Physicians

Injectable Course Curriculum

The Curriculum of the Physicians Coalition for Injectable Safety is a comprehensive course designed for the physician, nurse and physician’s assistants and provides participants a review and update of cosmetic injectables. Treatment rationale and clinical applications for a variety of botulinum toxin and dermal fillers is covered. Besides focusing on patient safety, the course will emphasize how these minimally invasive cosmetic options can have a positive economic impact on the plastic surgery practice. Didactic with live demonstrations.

Registered Nurses (R.N.) or Physician’s Assistants P.A.s registering for the course may only do so with the permission of the board-certified, Coalition member physician. Completion of the course includes a preceptorship supervised by the employing physician. The certificate of completion lists both the curriculum participant and the Coalition member physician.

Upcoming News and Events:

14th Annual Dallas Cosmetic Surgery Symposium and 28th Annual Dallas Rhinoplasty Symposium

March 2-6, 2011
Dallas, TX
Contact: John Harrington
Tel: 214-648-3792
Email: dallasRhinoplasty@utsouthwestern.edu


2nd Madrid International Conference: Plastic Surgery of the Cheek and Neck

March 3-5, 2011
Madrid, Spain
Contact: Charles H. Thorne
Tel: 212-794-0044
Email: cthorne322@yahoo.com


3rd American - Brazilian Aesthetic Meeting

March 4-7, 2011
Park City, UT
Contact: Susan Russell
Email: srussell@gunnerliv.gom
Website: http://www.usabrazilmeeting.med.br/index_eng.html


Skin Care 2011

Annual Meeting of the Society of Plastic Surgical Skin Care Specialists
May 4-7, 2011
Boston, MA
Contact: SPSSCS at 562-799-0466
Email: info@spsscs.org
Website: www.spsscs.org/meeting2011


The Aesthetic Meeting 2011

May 6-11, 2011
Boston, MA
Contact: ASAPS at 562-799-2356
Email: asaps@surgery.org
Website: www.surgery.org/meeting2011


On-Line Journals

Aesthetic Surgery Journal:
http://www.aestheticsurgeryjournal.com/

Archives of Facial Plastic Surgery:
http://archfaci.ama-assn.org/

Opthalmic Plastic And Reconstructive Surgery:
http://www.op-rs.com/

Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery:
http://www.plasreconsurg.com/

Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology:
http://www.eblue.org/

Journal of Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgery:
http://intl.elsevierhealth.com/journals/bjps/