Hot Topics Fri, Sep 28 12:00-5:00 p.m.

Be a part of today’s discussions surrounding the latest cutting edge research in the industry. Top experts in our field will discuss their findings and experience covering:

  • Injectables and Fillers
  • Feminine Rejuvenation
  • Cybersmearing and Social Media
  • Personal Ultrasound
  • Practice Management Software and EMR
  • Skin TIghtening Technologies
  • Quick Hits

Hot Topics Symposia

  • 12:00 – 5:00 p.m., Friday, September 28
  • Fee: $275 (boxed lunch included with registration)

Innovations in Industry

Registrants of Hot Topics will be automatically registered for this highly anticipated new program featuring four cutting-edge presentations by companies serving our specialty. Attendance is optional and there is no CME for this program, but you'll get a glimpse at what's up-and-coming!

  • Hot Topics Bundle: $275
  • Innovations in Industry (non-CME program): 10 a.m. - 11:15 a.m.
  • Boxed Lunch: 11:15 a.m. - 12 p.m.
  • Hot Topics CME Presentations: 12 p.m. - 5 p.m.
  • Innovations in Industry (only): $125
  • (non-CME program): 10 a.m. - 11:15 a.m.

Separate registration is required for Hot Topics, reserve your spot today at Registration includes complimentary entrance to Innovations in Industry held from 10:00 - 11:15 a.m.; Boxed lunch is available to Hot Topics registrants located in room W183ABC, Level 1 immediately before the start of Hot Topics program.


Subject to change

12:00 PM

Welcome - James Nachbar, MD, JD, FACS - Chair

12:02 PM

Injectables & Fillers - Karol Gutowski, MD, FACS

12:03 PM

Recent FDA Filler Approval - Karol Gutowski, MD, FACS

12:09 PM

Fat Grafting Safety Task Force Study - Richard D'Amico, MD, FACS

12:20 PM

A "Smart" Sensing Cannula for Fat Grafting - David Turer, MD

12:25 PM

Renuva® Updates - Brian Kinney, MD, FACS, MSME

12:36 PM

Dilute Microfat Graft to Neck - Steven Cohen, MD

12:41 PM

Discussion - Q & A

12:48 PM

Personal Ultrasound: Practical Clinical Applications - Richard D' Amico, MD, FACS

12:50 PM

Getting Started / Devices / Breast Surveillance - Marc Salzman, MD

1:01 PM

Ultrasound for VTE Surveillance - Eric Swanson, MD

1:12 PM

Physics of US / Seroma Evaluation BBL - Pat Pazmino, MD

1:23 PM

Artificial Intelligence for US Scan Evaluation - Ricardo Rodriguez, MD

1:33 PM

Discussion - Q & A

1:41 PM

Feminine Rejuvenation - Barry DiBernardo, MD

1:43 PM

Vaginal Rejuvenation Device Overview - Jocelin Sisto, PA

1:49 PM

Correction of Problems - Mark Solomon, MD

1:55 PM

Pushback on Feminine Rejuventation by some Members - Steven Williams, MD

2:01 PM

Replies from Device Makers to the FDA Warning - Barry DiBernardo, MD

2:09 PM

Discussion - Q & A

2:16 PM

Skin Tightening Technologies - Barry DiBernardo, MD

2:18 PM

Alpha and Beta Defensins - Amy Taub, MD

2:24 PM

RF: Unipolar, Bipolar, Microneedling - Barry DiBernardo, MD

2:30 PM

Cytrellis Technology - Jason Pozner, MD

2:36 PM

Renuvion™ Powered by J-Plasma Device - Diane Duncan, MD

2:40 PM

Discussion - Q & A

2:46 PM

EMR Wars - Marc Salzman, MD

2:49 PM

Remedly - Marc Salzman, MD

2:55 PM

Symplast - Michael Baumholtz, MD

3:01 PM

patientNOW - Dallas Buchanan, MD

3:07 PM

Modernizing Medicine - Andrew Rosenthal, MD

3:13 PM

Nextech - Marc Salzman, MD

3:17 PM

Discussion - Q & A

3:23 PM

Quick Hits - Brian Kinney, MD, FACS, MSME

3:24 PM

Motiva® Breast Implant Trial - Brian Kinney, MD, FACS, MSME

3:27 PM

Non-Invasive Fat Reduction and Muscle Growth with HIFEM, High Intensity Electromagnetic Field Therapy - Brian Kinney, MD, FACS, MSME

3:34 PM

Kybella® for Isolated Body Fat - Sachin Shridharani, MD

3:38 PM

Advanced Suture Facelift Device - Chris Godek, MD

3:43 PM

Hair Restoration / Rejuvenation Update - Barry DiBernardo, MD

3:46 PM

Discussion - Q & A

3:51 PM

FixNip™ Nipple Reconstruction Implant - Michael Scheflan, MD

3:55 PM

Structured Saline Implant - Richard Korentager, MD

3:59 PM

HintMD - Eric Mariotti, MD

4:04 PM

"Beauty Dishes" - Illumination for High Resolution 2-D Photography - Barry DiBernardo, MD

4:08 PM

3-D Printing for Intraoperative DIEP Vessel - Mark Clemens, MD

4:11 PM

Discussion - Q & A

4:17 PM

Cybersmearing and Social Media - James Nachbar, MD, JD, FACS

4:19 PM

Extreme Viral Instagram - Barry DiBernardo, MD

4:25 PM

Social Media Platform Review, ROI and Buying Followers - Steven Williams, MD

4:35 PM

Instagram and Facebook Stories - How they are Rapidly Replacing Snapchat - Karen Horton, MD

4:41 PM

Practical Legal Response to Cybersmearing - James Nachbar, MD, JD, FACS

4:47 PM

Results of Response to Cybersmearing - Diana Yoon-Schwartz, MD

4:52 PM

Discussion - Q & A

Accreditation: The American Society of Plastic Surgeons® (ASPS) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Designation: The ASPS designates this live activity for a maximum of 5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.