Scientific Programme


Please note the programme may be amended without notice.

Preconference training opportunity:

Laser Safety Course: Prof Lee Collins will facilitate this course.

This theory course provides the training and certificate necessary to obtain a laser user licence in Queensland, Tasmania and Western Australia and follows the syllabus requirements of AS/NZS4173, " Safe use of Lasers in Healthcare".

Venue: Millennium Hotel, Queenstown
Time: 7.00am -10.30am 9th August 2018
Fee: NZ$300

Also included within the conference programme: 

Cultural Competence - The Asian Aesthetic : To assist Practitioners meet RNZCGP requirements.

Industry Symposiums/workshops: An opportunity for industry to present their brands providing delegates with evidence based information to gain a more balanced view of all relevant therapeutic options available for good quality patient management.

NZSCM is a "RNZCGP registered CME provider". Attendance earns CME credits.

Thursday 9th August

7.00am - 10.30am

Laser Safety Course 

Separate registration required  

10.00am -10.30am

Morning tea amongst the Exhibition



Conference Opens


10.30am - 10.45am 

Waiata and Opening Welcome 



The Asian Aesthetic 


10.45am  - 11.45am 

The Cultural Aspects of Appearance for the Asian Woman

Ms Lynette Forday

11.45am - 12.00pm

Asian Beauty with a Caucasian Eye 

Dr Simone Doreian 

12.00pm - 12.15pm

Asian Faces and Beautification

Dr Simone Doreian 

12.15pm - 12.30pm

Panel Discussion: Asian Aesthetics


12.30pm - 1.30pm



1.30pm - 1.45pm

An holistic approach to anti-aging

Dr Sabrina Fabi

1.45pm - 2.00pm 

The cosmetic consult revisited

Dr Sabrina Fabi

2.00pm - 2.30pm

Anatomy Update

Dr Peter Callan

2.30pm - 3.00pm

Lower face rejuvenation- workshop

Dr Sabrina Fabi

3.00pm - 3.30pm

Afternoon tea


3.30pm - 3.45pm

When is too early to start anti-aging?

Dr Sabrina Fabi

3.45pm - 4.00pm

Fillers off the face

Dr Sabrina Fabi

4.00pm - 4.30pm

EBDs Science and Safety Overview

Prof Lee Collins 

4.30pm - 5.00pm

Tips and tricks to not let the chest give away ones age-workshop

Dr Sabrina Fabi

5.00pm - 5.30pm

Combination treatments to optimize results when treating cellulite-workshop

Dr Sabrina Fabi

5.30pm - 5.45pm


Dr Sabrina Fabi

5.45pm - 5.50pm

NZSCM Certification Ceremony


6.00 - 7.30pm 

 Welcome Reception- Amongst the Exhibition

Friday 10th August

8.00am  - 9.00am

Morbidity & Mortality Meeting - Doctors and Nurses only

  • The SAFER Protocol for Ocular Symptoms following HA filler injection- Dr Kathleeya Stang-Veldhouse.
  • Case discussions.

9.00am - 9.30am

Treating Vascular Occlusion - Is it possible to salvage vision after retinal artery embolus? 

Dr Greg Goodman

9.30am - 10.00am

Vascular Occlusion and Blindness.

Panel discussion

10.00am - 10.30am

Morning tea

10.30am - 10.45am Belkyra - the latest  Dr Greg Goodman

10.45am - 11.00am

To Aspirate or Not

Dr Greg Goodman

11.00am - 11.15am The new AUS/NZ Laser Safety Standard Prof Lee Collins

11.15am - 11.30am

Promedica Academic presentation - Infusion of Active Substances

Michelle Channon  

11.30am - 11.45am 

Cutera Academic presentation 


11.45am - 12.00pm

The Good S**t  – the new frontier in skin health

Dr Kirshni Appanna

12.00pm - 12.15pm

Dispelling the Myths of Botulinum Toxin 

Dr Dan Kennedy 

12.15pm - 12.30pm Improving Patient Retention  Dr Dan Kennedy
12.30pm - 1.30pm Lunch  
1.30pm - 2.00pm Gel Technology that is right for you and your patients  Dr Dan Kennedy

2.00pm - 2.15pm 

Profiloplasty: a few mm makes a big difference. Simple surgical guidelines for the non-surgical injector

Dr Simone Doreian 

2.15pm - 3.00pm 

Mondeal Aesthetics Industry Workshop: MINT Threads

Dr William X L Wu 

3.00pm - 3.30pm

Afternoon tea


3.30pm - 4.00pm

Transformation vs Rejuvenation 

Dr Yates Chao

4.00pm - 4.15pm

Kosmedical/Croma Academic presentation: Hyaluronic Acid (HA) versus Polydioxanone (PDO) threads in mid-face lifting.

Dr Adam Rish

4.15pm - 4.30pm

Hyaluronidase: One of my Most Popular Injectables! A Practical How I Do It Guide

Dr Simone Doreian 

4.30pm - 5.00pm

The One Stop Consultation

Dr Yates Chao 


Conference Dinner - coaches depart Millennium 

Saturday 11th August   

8.00am - 10.00am

NZSCM AGM- NZSCM Members only

Plenary- a light breakfast will be served

8.00am -10.00am

Nurse Meeting Nurses only

meeting room 5

10.00am - 10.30am

Morning tea


10.30am - 11.00am

Allergan Symposium Redefining the Lower Face

Dr Paul Nola

11.00am - 12.00pm

Allergan Symposium: Driving Best Practice Consultation & Treatment through MD Codes

Dr Sarah Hart

12.00pm - 1.00pm



1.00pm - 2.00pm

Galderma Symposium: True Lift – facial ligament retightening, an anatomical approach

Dr Dan Kennedy 

2.00pm - 3.00pm

NZ Medical and Scientific Symposium: Hydro dissection Symposium and workshop

Dr Yates Chao 


Conference closes 


3.30pm - 5.30pm

NZSCM Trainee presentation meeting

meeting room 5.  NZSCM - members only.


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