The Advanced Certificate
This course is the second part of the three-part Professional Diploma of Aesthetic Medicine. The education pathway is Professional Certificate of Aesthetic Medicine, Advanced Certificate of Aesthetic Medicine and Professional Diploma of Aesthetic
This course is for general practitioners only. Participants must have completed the Professional Certificate of Aesthetic Medicine course (or a qualification deemed equivalent) and HealthCert also highly recommends successful completion of at least 25 cases of aesthetic medicine prior to enrolment.
Recognition of Prior Learning
Professionally accredited qualifications and prior studies may be recognised for entry into this course. Please send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org for an individual assessment of your prior qualifications and experience. This email should contain information about your educational history and work experience that specifically pertain to the content and procedures covered in the Professional Certificate
This Advanced Certificate course will provide the clinician with a range of skills including:
Course participants will:
|8:15am - 8:45am||Registration|
|8:45am - 10:15am||Session 1||Skin aeging principles, conditions and problem solving|
|10:15am - 10:45am||Morning Tea|
|10:45am - 12:15pm||Session 2||Facial anatomy and implications for treatments|
|12:15pm - 1:15pm||Lunch|
|1:15pm - 2:45pm||Session 3||Botuminum Toxin: Review uses and allergic reactions|
|2:45pm - 3:15pm||Afternoon Tea|
|3:15pm - 4:45pm||Session 4||Peals: Conditions and treatments|
|8:15am - 8:30am||Arrival|
|8:30am - 10:00am||Session 5||Lasers: Conditions and treatments|
|10:00am - 10:30am||Morning Tea|
|10:30am - 12:00pm||Session 6||Dermal fillers: Revision and research|
|12:00pm - 1:00pm||Lunch|
|1:00pm - 2:30pm||Session 7||Lasers: Conditions and treatments|
|2:30pm - 3:00pm||Afternoon Tea|
|3:00pm - 4:30pm||Session 8||Business consideration for an Aesthetic Clinic|
Dr Jenny Kimmins
MBBS, FRACGP, Dip. Derm
Fellow of the Cosmetic Physicians College of Australasia
Aesthetic Medicine Physician and Medical Director at Southern Cosmetics, Victoria
HealthCert Course Chair for Aesthetic Medicine
A/Prof Norman Eizenberg
MBBS, FRACS (Hon.)
Project Leader of Anatomedia. Centre for Human Anatomy Education, Department of Anatomy & Developmental Biology, Monash University.
Head of Clinical Teaching and Supervision, Melbourne Clinical School, The University of Notre Dame.
Dr Isabelle Jonsson-Lear
MB Ch B FRACGP FACRRM FACSCM FSCCA
M.Med in Primary Skin Cancer Medicine
Senior Lecturer, Skin Cancer, The University of Queensland
General practitioner at Haly Health & Skin Medical Centre, Queensland, Australia
Director, Skin Cancer College Australasia
Dr Isabelle Jonsson-Lear is a grass roots rural procedure GP currently located in Kingaroy, Queensland. She trained in South Africa and obtained MBChB in 1976. Isabelle emigrated to Australia in 1999 and has since obtained FRACGP and FACRRM, and is a Fellow of the Skin Cancer College Australasia. She has many years of rural experience both here and in South Africa and understands the difficulties of being an OTD and the lack of access to a peer support group and assistance. One of Isabelle’s aims is to empower GPs with procedural skills especially in skin cancer, and to help train those who do not possess the necessary skills. She is devoted to education and is an established educator with University of Queensland, Bond University and John Flynn Medical School.
Dr Anthony Rixon
DMBBS (QLD), FRACGP, DipObs (UK)
Dr Anthony Rixon graduated from the University of Queensland in 2001 with a post-graduate degree in Medicine. Prior to this, he undertook a Bachelor of Biomedical Science majoring in Physiology. He has trained extensively in hospitals both in Australia and overseas.
In 2009, he completed specialist training in general practice, achieving his Royal Australian College of General Practice Fellowship (FRACGP). He has since focused on skin and cosmetic medicine. Anthony has also completed a Masters of Medicine specialising in skin cancer. This is recognised as the most comprehensive qualification in skin cancer diagnosis and treatment. Additionally, he has detailed knowledge of facial anatomy and understands the intricacies of structures underneath the skin.
Anthony is recognised as a skilful injector through his participation in advanced workshops on dermal filler and Botulinum Toxin. He regularly attends conferences showcasing the most current information on cosmetic medicine, staying up-to-date with the latest technologies and techniques.
|REGULAR TUITION FEE
||EARLY BIRD RATE||DEFERRED PAYMENT|
$845 x 4
$860 x 7
$930 x 9
|Different payments options available.||Register 30 days prior to the course commencement date.||Defer your payments over several months.|
GP REGISTRARS: Doctors in training who are on a recognised pathway to General Practice Registration through a recognised Australian training provider receive a HealthCert Scholarship.
The Advanced Certificate
In order to meet the requirements of professional and academic learning, the course assessment includes professional requirements and two online examinations.
HealthCert recommends completion of the assessment at your convenience within three months of the completion of the course.
Upon successful completion of the exam course participants will receive the Advanced Certificate in Aesthetic Medicine and 40 RACGP Category 1 CPD points / 30 ACRRM PRPD points
RACGP: 40 RACGP Category 1 QI&CPD points
ACRRM: 30 ACRRM PRPD points
This certificate course:
Professional Diploma Pathway
This course is the second stage of the diploma pathway. The full pathway
Certified Clinical Attachments Pathway
Clinical Attachments are optional and available on a 1:1 basis. These provide the opportunity to observe Aesthetic Medicine and ask questions of the expert performing the procedures. HealthCert certificates are awarded for participating in clinical attachments. Many doctors find this a very valuable learning experience.
Pathway to Professional Association
Experienced doctors who have completed HealthCert Aesthetic Medicine courses may apply to join the American Academy of Anti-Aging Medicine. The academy has 26,000 physician and scientist members in more than 120 countries. HealthCert partners with the American Academy of Anti-Aging Medicine for medical training in the USA.
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