Message from the President

Dr Eddie RoosDear Members

Cosmetic Medicine has become more popular in the last year and with that it is brining challenges to the members and the organization. We appreciate the hard work and dedication of our members to keep cosmetic medicine at the cutting edge. Unfortunately there are people with no or limited qualifications that keep trying to do cosmetic medical treatments in a non medical setting or with no medical training that are causing bad publicity for the profession.

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News from College

Dr Sharron PhillipsonOur aims and objectives are to promote the education of society and college members.

click here to see the 2012's educational Activities.

Congratulations to Dr Bill Mackey and Dr Ludmilla Kraft who have recently successfully completed the Diploma in Cosmetic Medicine

By improving their academic knowledge they provide a strong base to build a cosmetic medicine practice and improve the standing of Cosmetic Medicine in both the general community and the medical world...more


The Certificate of Procedural Phlebology

Dr Paul WeaverThis certificate will be aimed at the non specialist phlebologist who is or would like to be performing UGS, EVLT &/or VNUS Closure and wishes to certify their proficiency at these procedures. It will be a post fellowship certificate for vocationally registered doctors with a special interest in phlebology procedures (eg FACAM, FRACGP, FRNZCGP etc etc.)

Doctors who would like to register an interest in this qualification may contact Dr. Paul Weaver by email at paul.weaver@xtra.co.nz


Horror laser therapy burns prompt regulation calls

horrorHorrific images of burns on a woman's chest from laser therapy have reignited calls for the industry to be regulated - Dermatology Update - 30 Nov 2011

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Kind Regards, 

Dr Eddie Roos, President ACAM

upcoming events
Rhinoplasty Symposium - Form and Functione
Rhinoplasty Symposium - Form and Function

Date:
Fri 30th - Sat 31st Mar 2012
Venue:
Art Gallery of South Australia, North Terrace Adelaide
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8th National Laser and Cosmetic Medicine Conference-save the date
8th National Laser and Cosmetic Medicine Conference

Date:
22-23 Sept 2012
Venue:
Marriott Spa and Resort, Surfers Paradise, QLD ... more
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Please refer to the attached list of recommended titles and order online
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