17th Annual Plastic Surgery Research Day Department of Plastic Surgery
The overall goal of the Pitt Plastic Surgery Research Day is to discuss and educate the audience on new concepts and technologies in clinical and translational research in all areas of plastic surgery.
The target audience for the meeting includes plastic surgeons in practice and in training, both private and academic, and members of the plastic surgery research community.
At the conclusion of this activity, attendees should be able to:
- Demonstrate knowledge of current concepts in plastic and reconstructive surgery;
- Access clinical data that will have a direct impact on the everyday practice of plastic surgery,
- Integrate basic science research to assist in making better clinical and operative decisions; and
- Implement techniques in the areas of patient safety, clinical/surgical outcomes, and complications that will improve their performance and patient outcomes.
All individuals in a position to control the content of this education activity including members of the planning committee, speakers, presenters, authors, and/or content reviewers have disclosed all relevant financial relationships with any entity producing, marketing, re-selling, or distributing health care goods or services, used on, or consumed by, patients.
The following relevant financial relationships were disclosed:
First Name, Last Name, Degree
Name of the Commercial Interest
Nature of the Relationship
Devra Becker, MD
Goodrich and Geist
Sydney Coleman, MD
Anne Klassen, PhD
Ernest Manders, MD
Promethean LifeSciences, Inc.
CSO and Chief Medical Officer
Kacey Marra, PhD
Department of Defense
Babak Mehrara, MD
Grant/Research Support and Consultant
Daniel Murariu, MD
MTF Biologics, Sientra
CE Speakers’ Bureau
No other planners, members of the planning committee, speakers, presenters, authors, content reviewers and/or anyone else in a position to control the content of this education activity have relevant financial relationships to disclose.
In support of improving patient care, the University of Pittsburgh is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.
The University of Pittsburgh designates this live activity for a maximum of 5.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Other health care professionals will receive a certificate of attendance confirming the number of contact hours commensurate with the extent of participation in this activity.
- 5.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™The University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
- 5.00 Attendance
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