Faculty
Alan Durkin, MD, MS
David K. Funt, MD, FACS
Jocelin Sisto, PA-C

Course Details

Course Description/Purpose:
This is the first in a 4-part series focusing on Safety when injecting dermal fillers hosted by Dr. Alan Durkin who is joined by Dr. David Funt and Jocelin Sisto, PA-C. This webinar focuses on facial anatomy and the danger zones you need to be aware of when injecting fillers. This consists of a lecture and a faculty Q & A.  

To complete this activity and receive credit, the participant should:

  • Review the materials on accreditation information, target audience, educational objectives, and disclosure information
  • Complete the entire self-study
  • Complete the post-test and evaluation/claim form

 

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Educational Objectives

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

  • Identify anatomical facial structures, such as nerves and blood vessels, that must be avoided when injecting dermal fillers to minimize complications in:
    • Upper face (brow, glabellar and forehead)
    • Temporal region
    • Infraorbital region
    • Nasolabial folds and perioral area
    • Nose


Commerical Support Acknowledgement

Support for this educational activity is provided by Merz. 

 

Target Audience

This CME-certified activity is primarily intended and designed to educate physicians and extenders who currently perform facial injections. Primary specialties include dermatologists, facial plastic surgeons, oculoplastic surgeons, plastic surgeons, and cosmetic surgeons.

 

Accreditation 

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 Southern Medical Association and xMedica. The Southern Medical Association is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
 
Continuing Education Credit - Physicians
Southern Medical Association designates this Live activity for a maximum of 1.0  AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in this activity.
 
Certificate of Attendance – Non-Physicians
All non-physician participants will receive a certificate of attendance/participation.
 

 

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