About the Dallas Cosmetic Symposium

The Dallas Cosmetic Surgery Symposium brings together the best of the best faculty in the field of cosmetic surgery.  They will discuss the controversies and advances in cosmetic surgery with presentations, panels, edited video tapes as well as Q+A sessions with audience participation. In addition the attendees will have the opportunity to review the anatomy and perform different facial operations as discussed in the symposium on a fresh cadaver head in the laboratory.  The focus of the symposium will be how to produce safe, reproducible, esthetic results in cosmetic surgery.

Who Should Attend

Physicians interested in learning the latest innovations and advances in surgical and nonsurgical facial rejuvenation, as well as breast and body contouring surgery.

Purpose and Content

Attendees will become familiar with the latest techniques and advances in cosmetic surgery. The focus will be on controversies and advances in facial, breast and body contouring procedures including the use of fat for augmenting the face, breast and buttock.  An edited live video demonstration of the use of injectables, including new products on the market will allow for a broad overview of products, facial analysis, and technique.  An optional cadaver course will be available to highlight the surgical techniques described.

Educational Objectives

At the end of the program, the attendees should be able to:

  • Discuss surgical and nonsurgical options for facial rejuvenation
  • Discuss the differences in the various agents available for soft tissue augmentation
  • Describe advanced techniques utilizing Botulinum Toxin Type A and soft tissue fillers for facial enhancement
  • Discuss different options for breast augmentation and shaping
  • Describe methods to enhance survival of autologous fat
  • Discuss the use of fat grafting to enhance the face, breast and buttock
  • Provide a “hands on” tool to practice the techniques discussed in a cadaver model

Dallas Cosmetic Symposium Information

For additional information, please call The Office of Continuing Medical Education, 214/648-3138, 1/800/688-8678, fax 214/648-2317, or email DallasRhinoplasty@utsouthwestern.edu

To obtain information on other UT Southwestern programs, you can access the Office of Continuing Medical Education’s home page at: http://www.utsouthwestern.edu/cme

For a free email subscription of The Office of Continuing Medical Education’s monthly calendar, send your name, medical specialty, and current email address to: cmecalendar@utsouthwestern.edu

Program Accessibility

We accommodate people with disabilities. Please call 214-648-3138 for more information, or mark the space indicated on the registration form. To ensure accommodation, please register as soon as possible.

The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center is committed to providing programs and activities to all persons regardless of race, color, national origin, religion, sex, age, veteran status, or disability.

UT Southwestern is an equal opportunity institution.

Cancellation Policy

The Office of Continuing Medical Education reserves the right to limit registration and cancel courses, no less than one week prior to the course, should circumstances make this necessary.

Refund Policy

A handling fee of $200 for the Cosmetic Surgery Symposium will be deducted from cancellation refunds. Refund requests must be received by mail or fax prior to February 28, 2016. No refunds will be made thereafter.