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Continuing Education Credits

A statement of CME credit hours will be issued to you following the conference which you can forward to your specialty boards, specialty academies or to your State Medical Examining Boards to meet your continuing education requirements.


ACCME Accreditation Statement

The American Society for Laser Medicine and Surgery, Inc. is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.


AMA PRA Credit Designation Statement

The American Society for Laser Medicine and Surgery, Inc. designates these live activities for a maximum of (see credit maximums listed below) AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activities.


Continuing Medical Education Credit - Electronic CME/CE Evaluations

CME/CE FOR REGISTERED COURSES, WORKSHOPS, BREAKFASTS AND LUNCHEONS

To receive CME/CE credit hours, registered attendees must submit an electronic CME/CE Evaluation for each registered course, workshop, breakfast or luncheon session along with a completed Pre-Test and Post-Test by May 15, 2018. Electronic CME/CE Evaluations are available via the ASLMS 2018 mobile app.

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Educational Activities (must pre-register)
CME Credit Hours*
CE Contact Hours**
PRE-CONFERENCE COURSES
Fundamentals of Lasers in Health Care 
3.75 4.2
Expert Treatment Approaches 3.75 4.2
Pediatric Laser Focus 2.0 2.2
Nursing/Allied Health NA 7.8
Resurfacing, Rejuvenation and Recontouring
2.0 2.2
Optimizing Results: Combining Injectables / Topicals with Lasers and Energy-Based Devices  2.0 2.2
Early and Late Intervention for Scarring 2.0 2.2
Laser Learning Lab: Opportunities for Hands-On Laser Use through Case Study Analyses - Sessions #1  1.75 1.9
Laser Learning Lab: Opportunities for Hands-On Laser Use through Case Study Analyses - Sessions #2  1.75 1.9 
MASTERS LUNCHEONS
Cutaneous Medical Applications for Lasers 1.0 1.0
Fully Ablative and Fractional Resurfacing  1.0 1.0
Laser-Assisted Drug Delivery 1.0  1.0 
Neck Rejuvenation 1.0 1.0
Our Favorite Laser Pearls
1.0 1.0
MASTERS BREAKFASTS
Device-Assisted Hair Restoration and Removal 1.0 1.0
New Treatments for Tackling Scars  1.0 1.0 
Optimizing Patient Experience 1.0 1.0
State-of-the-Art in Tattoo Treatment 1.0 1.0
Treatments for Vascular Lesions 1.0 1.0
WORKSHOPS
Complications, Legal Issues and Laser Safety  2.0  2.2
Hanging Your Shingle: Practice Management Tips 2.0  2.2 
Laser Treatments for Patients of Color 2.0 2.2 
Scientific Basis of Devices on Women's Genitourinary Health 2.0  2.2 
Treatments and Imaging for Skin Cancer  2.0  2.2 
Basic Mechanisms of Photobiomodulation
2.0 2.2
Devices in Women's Genitourinary Health: Clinical Research and Current Trials 2.0 2.2
Laser and Energy-Based Treatment for Leg Veins
2.0 2.2
Laser Safety in the Practice Environment
2.0 2.2
Non-Invasive Body Contouring 2.0 2.2
Periorbital Therapies and Rejuvenation 2.0 2.2
*AMA PRA Category 1 CreditTM hours are calculated by the quarter-hour (.25) increment and does not include break time.
**In compliance with the Professional Medical Education Association which is accredited with the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider # CEP 12386, CE credit hours are calculated as 1 credit hour per 60 minutes of instruction.
These educational programs contain a Pre-test and Post-test to assess understanding of the material presented. The programs above may be claimed as a Maintenance of Certification (MOC) activity by individuals who attend the sessions and who complete the self-assessment (pre-test and post-test) and evaluation forms. Please consult your specialty Board for specific information and requirements.


Conference Only CME Calculations

Friday, April 13 Hours Break CME - Quarter-hour (.25) increments
Basic Science & Translational Research
9:30 AM - 10:20 AM

0.75
Clinical Applications - Cutaneous 9:30 AM - 10:20 AM    0.75
Plenary Session 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM   1.50
ePoster Town Hall 12:15 PM - 1:15 PM   1.00
Basic Science & Translational Research 1:30 PM - 5:30 PM 45 min 3.25
Clinical Applications - Cutaneous 1:30 PM - 5:30 PM 45 min 3.25
Clinical Applications - Gynecologic / Women's Health 1:30 PM - 5:30 PM 45 min 3.25
Clinical Applications - Multi-Specialty 1:30 PM - 5:30 PM 45 min 3.25
Maximum Credits Available for Friday 6.50
saturday, April 14 Hours Break CME - Quarter-hour (.25) increments
Magic Wand: Lab to the Clinic Problem Solving 9:30 AM – 10:30 AM   1.00
Cutting Edge: Laser and Skin 10:30 AM – 12:00 AM   1.50
ePoster Town Hall 12:15 PM – 1:15 PM   1.00
Early Career Clinical Pearls 1:30 PM – 5:30 PM 45 min 3.25
Basic Science & Translational Research 1:30 PM – 5:30 PM 45 min 3.25
Clinical Applications - Cutaneous 1:30 PM – 5:30 PM 45 min 3.25
Clinical Applications -Gynecologic / Women's Health 1:30 PM – 5:30 PM 45 min 3.25
Clinical Applications - Multi-Specialty 1:30 PM – 5:30 PM 45 min 3.25
Maximum Credits Available for Saturday
6.75
sUNday, April 15
Hours Break CME - Quarter-hour (.25) increments
Basic Science and Translational Research  8:00 AM – 10:00 AM
  2.00
Clinical Applications - Cutaneous
8:00 AM – 10:00 AM

2.00
Early Career Clinical and Scientific 8:00 AM – 10:00 AM   2.00
Experts Video Session / Conference Hightlights 10:00 AM – 11:30 AM
1.50
Maximum Credits Available for Sunday
3.50
Electronic Poster Viewing / ePosters (total break time from all days)
Maximum Credits Available for ePoster Viewing
4.00
Maximum Credits Available for 2018 Conference
20.75

The American Society for Laser Medicine and Surgery is the world’s largest scientific organization dedicated to promoting research, education and high standards of clinical care in the field of medical laser applications. It provides a forum for the exchange of scientific information and participation in communicating the latest developments in laser medicine and surgery to clinicians, research investigators, government and regulatory agencies, and the public.

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