Senior Residents Conference Thu, Sep 27 7:30 a.m.-6:00 p.m.


Subject to change

7:30 AM

Welcome and Housekeeping

7:45 AM

Build Your Practice

8:00 AM

How to Build an Academic Practice

8:15 AM

How to Build a Private Practice

8:30 AM

Real Life Practice Transitions

8:45 AM

Transitioning from an Academic to Private Practice

9:00 AM

Transitioning from Private to Academic Practice

9:15 AM

What Does It Mean to "Buy" a Practice?

9:30 AM

Emergency Medical Treatment and Active Labor Act (EMTALA)

9:45 AM

How to Set Your Cosmetic Fees

10:00 AM


10:15 AM

Real Deal vs. Dust Collector: Lasers and Other Machines in Your Office

10:30 AM

Use of Social Media for a Bespoke Practice

10:45 AM

Small Fish, Big Pond - Starting in a Metropolitan Area

11:00 AM

How to Get Started on a Hot New Niche Field

11:15 AM

How to Handle the Unhappy Patient

11:30 AM

Starting a Practice While Starting a Family

11:45 AM


12:45 PM

Overview of ASPS Board Review Course

1:00 PM

Oral Board Collection - Practical Tips

1:15 PM

Hiring Your First Employee

1:30 PM

Surgeon Longevity Part 1: Keys to Success for a Successful Career

1:45 PM

How to Read a Profit and Loss Statement

2:00 PM

Partnering for Success

2:15 PM

Medical Malpractice Coverage

2:30 PM


2:45 PM

The PSF / MTF Biologics Allograft Tissue Resarch Grant

2:50 PM

Managing Your Office Staff

3:05 PM

ABPS Message to Future Plastic Surgeons / Exam Primer

3:50 PM

Negotiating Your Contract with an Insurer

4:05 PM

Surgeon Longevity Part 2: Staying Healthy, Ergonomics and Avoiding Injuries

4:20 PM

Power Up Your Financial Literacy

5:20 PM

Q&A / Wrap Up