Masters Workshop: Advanced Flaps and Aesthetic Facial Reconstruction

Date & Location
Friday, August 24, 2018, 7:00 AM - Sunday, August 26, 2018, 12:00 PM, PASE Lab, St. Louis, MO

Hands-On Cadaver Workshop

  1. Discuss the biomechanics of facial skin
  2. Review and identify the anatomic characteristics of special facial subunits including: ear, eyelid, nose, lips
  3. Discuss and plan flap reconstruction for variety of facial defects after tumor excursion
  4. Assess and evaluate which flap is best suited for a particular facial area and for individual patient types
  5. Demonstrate and perform flap reconstruction on the face as well as the specific facial subunits: ear, nose, eyelid, lips
  6. Describe management of complications of facial flaps with non-surgical and surgical techniques
  7. Discuss management and considerations for care of patients with defects after tumor excursion on the face


To register for this hands-on cadaver lab please click on the link below to be taken to the PASE Lab registration site:

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Saint Louis University School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Credit Designation

Saint Louis University School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 20.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Saint Louis University School of Medicine will provide Other learner certificates (for NPs, nurses, and other types of learners).  The certificate will state that the activity was designated for 20.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™.  Follow your board's requirements for reciprocal CE credits.

American Academy of Physician Asssitants:  AAPA

AAPA accepts certificates of participation for educational activities certified for AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ from organizations accredited by the ACCME.  PAs may receive a maximum of 20.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ for completing this activity.