The WPS Retreat has gone virtual! Mark your calendar now for January 29-31, 2021, and join us for a unique online event to reconnect, recharge and revitalize with other female plastic surgeons from around the globe.
The 2021 WPS Retreat will feature esteemed female plastic surgeons covering breast cases, facial rejuvenation, body contouring and practice management with a robust educational program developed by WPS Chair Katerina Gallus, MD, and Vice Chair Ashley Amalfi, MD.
Plus, exciting networking events and group activities will provide attendees with real social engagement and the opportunity to engage with peers, make new connections and learn from the experts.
The 2021 WPS Retreat is the must-attend event of the year for female plastic surgeons! Register now to attend and don't delay – the first 100 Active ASPS Member registrants will receive a registration box to make this a meeting you don't want to miss!
- January 15, 2021:
Early registration deadline
- January 28, 2021: Advance registration deadline
|On or Before|
|Jan 16 - Jan 28||After Jan 29|
*Includes ASPS Active Members, Candidates for Membership, International Members, International Candidates for Membership and Life Inactive Members
All cancellations must be received in writing to be considered for refund. Cancellations on or before January 8, 2021, will receive a 100% refund. Cancellations between January 9, 2021, and January 22, 2021, will receive a 50% refund. No refunds will be issued for cancellations after January 22, 2020. All refunds are subject to a $25 processing fee.
Notice of cancellation should be sent to:
ASPS Member Services Center
444 E. Algonquin Road
Arlington Heights, IL 60005-4664
Fax: (847) 228-7099
The 2021 WPS Enrichment Retreat is intended for all female plastic surgery practitioners, residents and other healthcare professionals interested in translating expanded knowledge into practice for the improvement of patient outcomes in plastic and reconstructive surgery.
Upon completion of this activity, participants should be able to:
- Discuss aesthetic hot topics, including invasive, minimally invasive and non-invasive procedures and how to incorporate innovative approaches for improving patient outcomes.
- Identify practice management methods that can be promptly incorporated in order to increase employee performance, marketing exposure and additional business considerations.
- Examine reconstructive techniques that highlight specific targeted areas, from head to toe.
- Assess leading-edge concepts and significant patient safety topics focusing on technological advances and surgical procedures currently emerging in plastic surgery.
The American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
The American Society of Plastic Surgeons designates this other activity (live virtual meeting) for a maximum of 10.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Patient safety credit will be designated at a later date.
The American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS) requires all faculty, authors, planners, reviewers, managers, staff and other individuals in a position to control or influence the content of an activity to disclose all relevant financial relationships or affiliations. All identified conflicts of interest must be resolved and the educational content thoroughly vetted by ASPS for fair balance, scientific objectivity and appropriateness of patient care recommendations. The ASPS also requires faculty/authors to disclose when off-label/unapproved uses of a product are discussed in a CME activity or included in related materials.
ABMS Core Competencies
The following ABMS core competencies will be addressed:
- Patient Care and Procedural Skills
- Medical Knowledge
- Practice-Based Learning and Improvement
- Interpersonal and Communication Skills
- Systems-Based Practice
Product Code: 210129WPS