Shifting Gears: Transitioning Among Academic, Employed, and Private Practice Sun, Sep 22 1:30-2:30 p.m.

How to close one practice and open another. This panel will explore the legal and logistical challenges of making the transition in practice models. We will try to offer some useful guidance for others considering a similar change.

At the end of this activity, participants will be able to :

  1. Identify steps involved in closing a practice?
  2. Discuss process of practice startup including legal and administrative issues
  3. Describe some of the differences in practice models and potentially unexpected issues.

Program Subject to Change.

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 1.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.