17TH ANNUAL SOUTH BEACH SYMPOSIUM
FEBRUARY 7-10, 2018
MIAMI BEACH, FL
This symposium is designed for an audience of physicians, nurses and professional staff members of medical practices specializing in dermatology, pediatric dermatology, plastic surgery, cosmetic surgery and other dermatologic medical procedures.
STATEMENT OF NEED/PROGRAM OVERVIEW
With rapid growth in the healthcare sectors of both dermatology and aesthetics, SBS is designed to provide an agenda rooted in clinical expertise and experience: developed and created by authoritative experts and clinicians. The conference offers four days of comprehensive education for healthcare professionals and practitioners focused on clinical and aesthetic dermatology, with the opportunity for attendees to learn transferrable skills, clinically current pearls, and exclusive & cutting-edge techniques.
After completing this activity, the participant should be better able to:
Describe individualized treatment regimens for patients with acne based on evidence-based guidelines
Identify recent advances in the treatment of actinic keratosis that have high levels of patients’ satisfaction, decreased treatment duration, and fewer side-effects
List the appropriate filler agent to target specific patient characteristics in order to treat different areas of the face and targeted planar depths
Compare the efficacy and safety of agents, devices, and techniques currently available in aesthetic dermatology
Understand hormones associated with aging in both males and females and the symptoms of hormone decline
Understand estrogen, Estrone, Estradiold-E2, Estriol-E3, Progestins, Progesterone
Understand the needs for Hormone Replacement Therapy and the effects of different therapies on the body
Discuss individualized treatment plans for pediatric and adult patients with moderate-to-severe AD based on current guideline recommendations for AD, the safety and efficacy of new and emerging treatment options, comorbidities, and patient quality of life
Identify strategies to improve adherence to AD treatment strategies and assess the effects of treatment on patient QOL
CHRONIC IDIOPATHIC URTICARIA
Compare evidence-based treatment regimens for chronic idiopathic urticaria
Causes of hair loss – the etiology and diagnoses
Understand the multifactorial pathophysiology of hair loss
Evaluate current and emerging malignant melanoma therapies according to mechanism of action, clinical safety efficacy, and recommended usage
Describe the mechanisms of action and efficacy data on new and emerging treatments for onychomycosis
Identify practice management tools, business strategies, and compliance issues for successfully maintaining and growing a medical practice
Evaluate treatment strategies for moderate-to-severe psoriasis based on an understanding of psoriasis as a systemic immune-mediated disease
List appropriate treatment strategies for patients with rosacea based on individualized patient care
Explain individualized treatment regimens for patients with wounds, taking into consideration evidence-based guidelines, wound severity and type, the efficacy of combination therapies, patient age, and patient skin type
CRITERIA FOR SUCCESS
Statements of credit will be awarded based on the participant's attendance and submission of the activity evaluation form. A statement of credit will be available upon completion of an online evaluation/claimed credit form at www.southbeachsymposium.org. You must participate in the entire activity to receive credit. There If you have questions about this CME/CE activity, please contact AKH Inc. at firstname.lastname@example.org.
PHYSICIAN ACCREDITATION STATEMENT
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 sponsorship of AKH Inc., Advancing Knowledge in Healthcare and Tarsus Cardio dba South Beach Symposium. AKH Inc., Advancing Knowledge in Healthcare is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
PHYSICIAN CREDIT DESIGNATION
AKH Inc., Advancing Knowledge in Healthcare designates this live activity for a maximum of 28.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Physician Assistants Continuing Education
NCCPA accepts AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ from organizations accredited by ACCME.
NURSING CONTINUING EDUCATION
AKH, Inc., Advancing Knowledge in Healthcare is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.
This activity is awarded 28.5 Contact Hours.
Activity is jointly-provided by AKH Inc., Advancing Knowledge in Healthcare and Tarsus Cardio dba South Beach Symposium.
INSTRUCTIONS TO RECEIVE CREDIT
Learners may earn 28.5 credit hours by attending all Pre-Conference Sessions, General Sessions, and Satellite Symposia.
For the overall conference and satellite symposia evaluations, all attendees will be emailed the SBS Online Evaluation link by Monday, February 11, 2019. The evaluation will request that you check off which sessions (Pre-Conference, General Sessions, and CME Symposia) you have attended. The evaluation must be completed by March 31, 2019. CME/CE Certificates will be available for print immediately upon completion of the online evaluation form.
FEE INFORMATION & REFUND/CANCELLATION POLICY
There is a registration fee for this educational activity, registration information can be found online.
DISCLOSURE OF CONFLICTS OF INTEREST
AKH Inc. requires instructors, planners, managers and other individuals and their spouse/life partner who are in a position to control the content of this activity to disclose any real or apparent conflict of interest they may have as related to the content of this activity. All identified conflicts of interest are thoroughly vetted by AKH for fair balance, scientific objectivity of studies mentioned in the materials or used as the basis for content, and appropriateness of patient care recommendations.
The planners and managers reported the following financial relationships or relationships to products or devices they or their spouse/life partner have with commercial interests related to the content of this CME activity:
Lindsay Genereaux, Laura Landera, Shpetim Karandrea, PhD, and Neha Agarwal all have nothing to disclose.
DISCLOSURE OF UNLABELED USE
This educational activity may contain discussion of published and/or investigational uses of agents that are not indicated by the FDA. AKH and SBS do not recommend the use of any agent outside of the labeled indications.
The opinions expressed in the educational activity are those of the faculty and do not necessarily represent the views of any organization associated with this activity. Please refer to the official prescribing information for each product for discussion of approved indications, contraindications, and warnings.
Participants have an implied responsibility to use the newly acquired information to enhance patient outcomes and their own professional development. The information presented in this activity is not meant to serve as a guideline for patient management. Any procedures, medications, or other courses of diagnosis or treatment discussed in this activity should not be used by clinicians without evaluation of patient conditions and possible contraindications on dangers in use, review of any applicable manufacturer’s product information, and comparison with recommendations of other authorities.
EDUCATIONAL GRANT SUPPORT
The 17th Annual South Beach Symposium is supported in part by independent and unrestricted educational grants from Aclaris Therapeutics Inc., Lilly, Pfizer Inc, and Sanofi Genzyme and Regeneron Pharmaceuticals.
Diagnosis, Management and Treatment of Skin Cancer: This activity is supported by an educational grant from Dermtech.
Absorbable Sutures and Lifting Techniques: This activity is supported by an educational grant from Sinclair.
The Role of Dermal Fillers for Volume Correction in the Aging Hand: An Expert Assessment Coupled with A Live Patient Demonstration Workshop: This activity is supported by an educational grant and an in-kind support contribution from Galderma.
Fillers, Toxins, and Appropriate Injection Techniques for Facial Rejuvenation: A Review of Evidence Followed by an Expert Patient Demonstration Workshop: This activity is supported by an educational grant and an in-kind support contribution from Galderma.
Evidence to Practice Expert Roundtable: A Multidisciplinary Approach to Optimizing the Management of Psoriatic Arthritis: This activity is supported by educational grants from Celgene and Novartis.
The Role of Dermal Fillers for Volume Correction in the Aging Hand: An Expert Assessment Coupled with A Live Patient Demonstration Workshop: This activity is supported by an educational grant and an in-kind support contribution from Merz.
Fillers, Toxins, and Appropriate Injection Techniques for Facial Rejuvenation: A Review of Evidence Followed by an Expert Patient Demonstration Workshop: This activity is supported by educational grants and an in-kind support contributions from Allergan and Merz.
The Role Of PD-1 Inhibitors in The Evolving Landscape of Advanced Cutaneous Squamous Cell Carcinoma Treatment: This activity is supported by independent medical education grant from Regeneron.
For educational symposia support information, including accreditation, please visit the CME Symposia listings in this conference guide.
This activity is jointly provided by AKH Inc. and Tarsus Cardio Inc. dba South Beach Symposium.