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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.

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REQUIREMENTS AND DEADLINES

CME Credit or CE Contact Hours

All Pre/Post-Tests and CME/CE Evaluations must be submitted via Electronic links on the ASLMS 2019 Mobile App.

Registered Courses, knowledge POwer Hours and workshops

To receive CME/CE credit hours, registered attendees must submit a completed Pre-Test, Post-Test and CME/CE Evaluation for each registered course, breakfast, luncheon or workshop session within 30 days of event end-date, which is April 30, 2019.

ANNUAL CONFERENCE SESSIONS

To receive CME credit hours for Annual Conference programming, which includes attendance of abstract and special CME sessions, registered attendees must submit an electronic CME Evaluation and document hours of attendance for each applicable session. Hours are calculated to the nearest quarter hour (.25) not including breaks. All submitted CME Evaluations will first be reviewed by the ASLMS central office before credit letters are distributed. Letters of CME credit will be emailed to attendees within 30 days of event end-date which is April 30, 2019

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CME CREDIT / CE CONTACT HOUR CALCULATIONS

Pre-Conference Courses, Knowledge Power Hours and Workshops

**Values are subject to change as schedules change**

EDUCATIONAL ACTIVITIES (MUST PRE-REGISTER)
SESSION TITLE CME CREDIT HOURS* CE CONTACT HOURS**
PRE-CONFERENCE COURSES - Thursday, March 28
Fundamentals of Lasers for Dermatological Application
8.0 9.6
Nursing/Allied Health
NA 9.1
Introduction to Energy-Based Applications for Genitourinary Syndrome of Menopause 8.0 9.8
Expert Treatment Approaches 3.75 4.6
Resurfacing and Rejuvenation
3.5 4.4
Resident/Fellow Laser Learning Lab Roundtable
1.75 NA
Laser Learning Lab: Session #1A 
1.50 1.80
Laser Learning Lab: Session #2A 
2.5 3.0
Laser Learning Lab: Session #1B
2.5 3.0
Laser Learning Lab: Session #2B 
2.5 3.0
Early and Late Intervention for Scarring 2.0 2.4
Optimizing Outcomes: Treatments and Techniques for Combining Injectables with Lasers and Energy-Based Devices
3.75 4.5
Tattoo and Pigment: Treatments and Device Pros/Cons
2.0 2.4
PRE-CONFERENCE AM KNOWLEDGE POWER HOUR - Thursday, March 28
How Do I Set Up My Office? EMR, Injectables, Devices...HELP!
1.0 1.2
Enhancing Patient Experience
1.0 1.2
RF Devices: What's the Buzz All About?
1.0 1.2
Treatments for Vascular Lesions
1.0 1.2
Optimizing Patient Outcomes: Laser Modality Selection and Clinical Endpoints
1.0 1.2
PRE-CONFERENCE PM KNOWLEDGE POWER HOUR - Thursday, March 28
Cutaneous Medical Applications for Energy-Based Devices
 1.0  1.2
Integrating Topicals into Your Laser/Energy-Based Device Practice
 1.0  1.2
Laser-Assisted Drug Delivery
 1.0  1.2
Our Favorite Laser Pearls
 1.0  1.2
Special FDA Session: Historical Glance and Approval Process Overview
 1.0  1.2
WORKSHOPS - Friday, March 29
Avoiding Complications of Injectables and Energy-Based Devices
2.0 2.4
Basic Mechanisms of Photobiomodulation
2.0 2.4
Hanging Your Shingle: Practice Management Tips
2.0  2.4
How I Treat This: A Discussion of Challenging Cases in Pigment, Hair and Vascular Lesions
2.0  2.4
Devices in Women's Genitourinary Health: Scientific Fundamentals 
2.0
2.4
Skin of Color: Exploring Device and Treatment Options
2.0
2.4
Treatments and Imaging for Skin Cancer
2.0
2.4
 WORKSHOPS - Saturday, March 30    
Devices in Women's Genitourinary Health: Clinical Research and Current Trials
2.0
2.4
Laser and Energy-Based Treatments for Leg Veins
2.0
2.4
Laser Safety in the Practice Environment
2.0
2.4
Neck Rejuvenation
2.0
2.4
Non-Invasive Body Contouring
2.0
2.4
Skin of Color: Managing Complications
2.0  2.4
Using Photobiomodulation in Diverse Clinical Applications
2.0  2.4
*AMA PRA Category 1 CreditTM hours are calculated by the quarter-hour (.25) increment and do 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 contact hour per 50 minutes of instruction. Courses must not be less than 60 minutes in length and attendees may not claim partial credit.
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.

 

View CME Credit Guidelines, Expectations and Deadlines.


CME CREDIT CALCULATIONS

Annual Conference Sessions

**Values are subject to change as schedules change**

EDUCATIONAL ACTIVITIES
SESSION TITLE BREAK TIME CME - QUARTER-HOUR (.25) INCREMENTS
FRIDAY, MARCH 29, 2019
Plenary Session N/A 1.5
ePoster Town Hall N/A 1.0
Basic Science and Translational Research
45 Mins 3.5
Clinical Applications - Cutaneous
45 Mins
3.5
Clinical Applications - Gynecologic/Women's Health
45 Mins
3.5
Clinical Applications - Multi-Specialty
45 Mins
3.5

Maximum Credits Available for Friday:

6.0

SATURDAY, MARCH 30, 2019
Magic Wand: Lab to Clinic Problem Solving
N/A 1.0
Cutting Edge: Laser and Skin
N/A
1.5
ePoster Town Hall
N/A
1.0
Early Career Clinical Pearls
45 Mins 3.25
Basic Science and Translational Research
45 Mins
3.25
Clinical Applications - Cutaneous  45 Mins
3.25
Clinical Applications - Gynecologic/Women’s Health
45 Mins
3.25
Clinical Applications - Multi-Specialty  45 Mins
3.25

Maximum Credits Available for Saturday:

6.75

SUNDAY,  MARCH 31, 2019
Basic Science and Translational Research
N/A 2.0
Clinical Applications - Cutaneous
N/A
2.0
Early Career Clinical and Scientific
N/A
2.0
Experts Video Session
N/A
2.0

 Maximum Credits Available for Sunday:

4.0

ELECTRONIC POSTER VIEWING / EPOSTERS

Maximum Credits for ePoster Viewing

(up to 2.0 each day Friday and Saturday):

4.0

MAXIMUM CME CREDITS AVAILABLE FOR THE 2019 ANNUAL CONFERENCE SESSIONS

Maximum Credits Available: 

 20.75

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