This course covers everything you need to know to become a proficient injector of neurotoxins. This course covers all of the basic science behind the mechanism of neurotoxins and goes into great detail exploring the pertinent facial anatomy that must be mastered for you to become an expert injector.
The largest advantage of this course is the abundant hands-on experience we offer. Each injector will have the opportunity to inject multiple patients.In addition, Dr. Russo, a Board Certified, Harvard trained Plastic Surgeon, teaches the course and offers his clinical pearls from 20+ years in practice.
Intro to Neurotoxins
Aesthetic Institute of Massachusetts
303 Wyman Street, Suite 250
Waltham, MA 02451
This activity is jointly provided by Global Education Group and Aesthetic Institute of Massachusetts.
The educational design of this activity addresses the needs of physicians, physician assistants, dentists, nurse practitioners, and registered nurses involved in the treatment of patients undergoing medical aesthetic injectable procedures.
Statement of Need/Program Overview
With aesthetic medical procedures on the rise, the continuation of new aesthetic products becoming available, and the request of clinicians, this program will address this need by teaching principles and techniques of neurotoxin injection.
After completing this activity, the participant should be better able to:
Explain the mechanism of action of a neuromodulator
Identify muscles responsible for various facial lines
Discuss concepts of patient evaluation and selection
Explain facial anatomy and function as it relates to aesthetic procedures
Discuss areas to avoid when injecting
Explain common side effects, complications, and treatment
Describe reconstitution of products and dosage in each treatment area
Demonstrate proper injection technique in each treatment area
Joseph A Russo MD
Julie Kamin MSW, RN
Lori Phoenix, RN
Lindsey Gillooly, NP
Tracy Fye, NP
Alyssa D'Arcy, RN
5:15-9:00 Hands -On Training
9:00-9:15 Course Evaluation
Physician Accreditation Statement
This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Essential Areas and Policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of Global Education Group (Global) and Aesthetic Institute of Massachusetts. Global is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
Physician Credit Designation
Global Education Group designates this live activity or a maximum of 8.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Nursing Continuing Education
Global Education Group is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s COA.
This educational activity for 8.0 contact hours is provided by Global Education Group. Nurses should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
AAPA accepts certificates of participation for educational activities certified for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ from organizations accredited by ACCME or a recognized state medical society. Physician assistants may receive a maximum of 8.0 hours of Category 1 credit for completing this program.
Global Contact Information
For information about the accreditation of this program, please contact Global at 303-395-1782 or email@example.com.
Instructions for Obtaining Credit
In order to receive credit, participants must be present for the entire class, achieve learning objectives, complete an activity evaluation and be able to answer case based question accurately. Participants must submit, the credit application and evaluation form, to the address/ fax number indicated. Statements of credit will be mailed within 4 to 6 weeks following the program.
Fee Information& Refund/Cancellation Policy
There is $1600.00 fee for this educational activity. Please submit all cancellation requests no later than 48 hours prior to the scheduled course date in order to receive a refund of paid registration fees. No shows and cancellations not made within the specified cancellation period will incur the full cost of registration. There is a $75.00 charge for all cancellations. For questions or concerns regarding cancellations, please contact Leanne Czuchra at Info@aimhighedu.org.
Disclosure of Conflicts of Interest
Global Education Group (Global) requires instructors, planners, managers and other individuals and their spouse/life partner who are in a position to control the content of this activity to disclose any real or apparent conflict of interest they may have as related to the content of this activity. All identified conflicts of interest are thoroughly vetted by Global for fair balance, scientific objectivity of studies mentioned in the materials or used as the basis for content, and appropriateness of patient care recommendations.
The faculty reported the following financial relationships or relationships to products or devices they or their spouse/life partner have with commercial interests related to the content of this CME activity:
Name of Faculty or Presenter Reported Financial Relationship
Joseph a Russo, MD Consultant to Allergan, Merz and Galderma
Educational grant provided by Allergan and Galderma
Julie Kamin MSW, RN Nothing to disclose
Leanne Czuchra Nothing to disclose
Lori Phoenix, RN Nothing to disclose
Lindsay Gillooly, NP Nothing to disclose
Tracy Fye, NP Nothing to disclose
Alyssa D'Arcy, RN Nothing to disclose
The planners and managers reported the following financial relationships or relationships to products or devices they or their spouse/life partner have with commercial interests related to the content of this CME activity:
Name of Planner or Manager Reported Financial Relationship
Ashley Marostica, RN, MSN Nothing to disclose
Amanda Glazar, PhD Nothing to disclose
Andrea Funk Nothing to disclose
Lindsay Knight Nothing to disclose
Aesthetic Institute of Massachusetts Educational grant from Allergan and Galderma
Disclosure of Unlabeled Use
This educational activity may contain discussion of published and/or investigational uses of agents that are not indicated by the FDA. Global Education Group (Global) and Aesthetic Institute of Massachusetts do not recommend the use of any agent outside of the labeled indications.
The opinions expressed in the educational activity are those of the faculty and do not necessarily represent the views of any organization associated with this activity. Please refer to the official prescribing information for each product for discussion of approved indications, contraindications, and warnings.
Participants have an implied responsibility to use the newly acquired information to enhance patient outcomes and their own professional development. The information presented in this activity is not meant to serve as a guideline for patient management. Any procedures, medications, or other courses of diagnosis or treatment discussed in this activity should not be used by clinicians without evaluation of patient conditions and possible contraindications on dangers in use, review of any applicable manufacturer’s product information, and comparison with recommendations of other authorities.
This activity has been supported with an educational grant from Allergan and Galderma.