DATES: Sept.10, 2022: 8:30 a.m. – 6 p.m. CT
               Sept. 11, 2022: 8 a.m. – 1 p.m. CT

LOCATION: InterContinental Chicago Magnificent Mile, Chicago, IL

DIRECTORS: Vince Bertucci, MD, FRCPC and Sue Ellen Cox, MD

FACULTY: Kimberly Butterwick, Jordan Carqueville, MD; Rebecca Fitzgerald, MD; Deirdre Hooper, MD; Omer Ibrahim, MD; Jonathan Sykes, MD, FACS

NEW hands-on training course with live patient demos and cadaver prosection in Chicago, Sept. 10 – 11, 2022. Directors Sue Ellen Cox, MD, and Vince Bertucci, MD, FRCPC, will lead a stellar faculty lineup, including Drs. Kimberly Butterwick, Jordan Carqueville, Rebecca Fitzgerald, Deirdre Hooper, Omer Ibrahim and Jonathan Sykes, MD, FACS.

This is the course you need for a full-circle, in-depth review of facial anatomy and expert how-tos of cosmetic injections! Designed for all experience levels and led by experts at leading organizations for cosmetic dermatologic surgeons. The course includes a series of high-yield lectures, panel discussions, live patient demonstrations featuring simultaneous anatomy demonstration on a prosected cadaveric cephalus specimen, real world case studies, hands-on training, plus more.

Highlights include:

  • Comprehensive facial analysis and assessment as applied to cosmetic injections
  • Age-related structural changes to the face plus gender and ethnic considerations
  • Essential injection facial anatomy, including small group in-depth anatomy deep dive
  • Properties of and indications for biostimulators, hyaluronic acid fillers and neurotoxins
  • Injection preparation pearls on neuromodulator dilution, hyper-blending, hyper-diluting and back-filling, and reconstituting poly-l-lactic acid in small-group format with hands-on training
  • Strategies, tools and techniques for safer injection procedures with optimal outcomes
  • Small group hands-on training with experts for injection techniques with needles and cannulas


Advanced Anatomy and Injection Techniques

(previous course name) 

The 2021 course was held September 11-12, 2021 in New York. Co-Directors Sue Ellen Cox, MD and Vince Bertucci, MD, FRCPC led a stellar faculty lineup, including Drs. Sebastian Cotofana, Sabrina Fabi, Rebecca Fitzgerald, Kavita Mariwalla and Heidi Waldorf.

A full course overview and recap published in the Currents 2021 Volume 4 issue is available here: 2021 Advanced Anatomy and Injection Techniques


Attendee Testimonials for Advanced Injection Techniques

  • "A great course on injection techniques with a lot to learn from very lovely and generous faculty."
  • "Outstanding review of injection related anatomy and approaches for upper mid and lower face."
  • "The most valuable part was the combination anatomy + practical technique demonstrations."
  • "Great faculty! Learned a lot especially from the complications discussion."
  • "Reviewing the relevant and critical anatomical structures (multiple times) was very helpful."
  • "The discussion regarding how to manage complications was extremely valuable."
  • "Ability to visualize the art of the injection through the faculty's shared case studies."