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Masters Course in Threadlifting and Combination Techniques

August 27 - August 28, 2022 (Cerritos, California)

USD 2,900

Non-member: USD 3,100
General Information:

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 IAME and the American Academy of Aesthetic Medicine. IAME is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians. IAME designates this live activity for a maximum of 15.75 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM*Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

*AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM are used by physicians to demonstrate that they have participated in educational activities and obtained CME credit to document meeting the requirements of state medical boards, medical specialty societies, specialty boards, hospital medical staffs, the Joint Commission, insurance groups, and others. 

Course Objectives:
1. Identify relevant facial anatomy for areas of treatment for threadlifting.
2. Employ proper treatment protocols to perform threadlifting procedures.
3. Conduct efficient consultation, identify indications and contraindications, and do proper pre-operative preparation as well as identify safety issues, potential complications and how to manage these potential complications.

Disclosure statement:
Dr. John Kim, MD FAAFP discloses no relationships with ineligible companies.

IAME  has assessed conflict of interest with its faculty, authors, editors, and any individuals who were in a position to control the content of this CME activity. Any identified relevant conflicts of interest have been mitigated. IAME's planners, content reviewers, and editorial staff disclose no relationships with ineligible companies.
Course Includes:
  • Course Certificate
  • Products for use in Hands-On Workshops
  • Light Continental Breakfast
  • Lunch 
  • Coffee Breaks
  • Syllabus
Refund Policy

Note that refunds or credits for cancellation are not provided after August 3, 2022. If you cancel prior to August 3, 2022, a $250 administration charge is deducted from your paid course registration. No fee will be deducted if credit is transferred to another AAAM event before August 3, 2022; credit must be used within six months. Full registration fees are forfeited after the cancellation deadline. No-shows are considered cancellations and any refund or credit is forfeited. All refunds must be requested in writing to info@aaamed.org

  1. A copy of your medical license must be received for admittance to the course. Please email your medical license to membership@aaamed.org.
  2. AAAM Provides Continuing Medical Education Credits. For CME purposes, attendees must sign in at AAAM registration each morning before entering the meeting room. CE credits are awarded based upon your hours of attendance; full credits are only awarded for attending the course in its entirety.
  3. To claim your CME credits, complete the course evaluation survey delivered to you via email within 3 business days of the course. After completing the survey, you may print and save your CME statement. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
  4. Your AAAM Certificate will be provided to you at the course provided that you registered a week before the start of the course. Registrants after that date will receive their AAAM Certificates by mail following the course. Course attendance on each day is mandatory in order to receive your AAAM Certificate. Your AAAM Certificate will not be awarded if you miss any portion of the course, and you will have to make up the portion of the course at a subsequent course, and at your expense.
  5. Your AAAM Course syllabus will be provided to you at AAAM Registration on-site. A replacement for lost or stolen syllabus is not provided.
  6. Please note that no one, other than the registered delegate is provided admittance to the course or food functions. Your AAAM badge must be worn to all events
  7. You have agreed to all AAAM`s Terms and Conditions at time of Registration. View Terms and Conditions
Scientific Agenda
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AAAM MASTERS COURSE ON THREADLIFTING & COMBINATION TECHNIQUES 
August 27 - 28, 2022
Cerritos, California



Teaching Faculty:  Prof. John Kim, MD, FAAFP

AAAM Board Member

AAAM Senior Faculty

Clinical Professor, School of Medicine, University of California Irvine




Course Objectives:

  1. Learn patient selection, assessment, evaluation and consultation techniques
  2. Identify indications and contraindications for Threadlift therapy
  3. Learn the best treatment techniques
  4. Review post-operative care protocols, and management of complications
  5. Participate on live-patient training workshop
  6. Successfully integrate Threadlift in your clinical practice


DAY 1: Saturday, August 27, 2022
Faculty/Surgeon: Prof. John Kim, MD

07:30 – 08:00

Registration

                  

08:00 – 09:00

Facial Anatomy and Aging Process

      Skin Anatomy

      Arteries & Nerves

      Facial Fat Pads

      Retaining Ligaments and Compartments

 

09:00 – 10:00

Aging Process

     Skin Laxity and Sagging

     Fat Pad Atrophy & Volume Loss

     Ligament Laxity

 

10:00 – 10:30

COFFEE BREAK

 

10:30 – 11:30

Threadlifting History & Types of Threads

     Overview of Threads

     Non-Absorbable vs. Absorbable

     Smooth vs. Barbed vs. Cones

 

11:30 – 12:30

Threadlifting Mechanisms & Techniques

      Lifting of Tissue & Fat

      Lifting of Face with Loops (Traditional)

      Vector Lifting

      Proper Depth/Level of Threat Placement

      Immediate Lifting

 

12:30 – 13:30

LUNCH

 

13:30 – 14:00

Patient Selection and Procedure

     Consultation

     Patient Selection & Pre-Op Issues

     Procedure Room & Supplies

     Anesthesia and Preparation of Patient

     Procedure in Detail

 

14:00 – 14:15

Post-Op  Care and Possible Complications

     Routine Post-Op Care

     Possible Complications & Side Effects

 

14:15 – 14:30

COFFEE BREAK

 

14:30 – 15:00

Threadlifting & Combined Modalities

     Combination with Neurotoxins

     Combination with Dermal Fillers

     Combination with Energy Devices

 

15:00 – 17:30

Workshop (Demonstration and Hands on Training)

    Non-surgical Facelift using Threads

 



Day 2: Tuesday, August 28, 2022
Faculty/Surgeon: 
John Kim, MD 

08:30 – 17:30

Workshop and Hands On Training

 

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