Scientific Programme


Please note the programme may be amended without notice.

Cultural Competence: 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 1st August

7.00am - 10.00am

NZSCM trainee presentation Meeting 

NZSCM Members only

10.00am -10.30am

Morning tea amongst the Exhibition



Conference Opens


10.30am - 10.45am 

Waiata and Opening Welcome 


10.45am  - 11.00am 

Aging and Sexual Dimorphism in Skulls

Dr Luiz Avelar

11.00am - 11.15pm

Managing Aesthetic Patients

Dr Luiz Avelar

11.15pm - 11.45pm

The Psychology behind the cosmetic patient

Dr Izolde Heydenrych

11.45pm - 12.15pm

Optimizing clinical results based on facial assessment and anatomy

Mr Jeff Downie

12.15pm - 12.30pm

The Midface explained.

Dr Niamh Corduff

12.30pm - 12.45pm

CaHA more than just a filler

Dr Niamh Corduff

12.45pm - 1.45pm



1.45pm - 2.30pm



2.30pm - 2.45pm

Treating Facial Fat and Acne with the Agnes RF Device

Dr Adam Rish

2.45pm - 3.00pm

The art of making a male more handsome with dermal fillers and botulinum toxins

Mike Clague

3.00pm - 3.15pm A review of blindness caused by dermal filler injection and the 5 published cases of reversal.  Mike Clague
3.15pm - 3.30pm Treating filler induced blindness- ophthalmological perspective Dr Paul Rosser

3.30pm - 4.00pm

Afternoon tea


4.00pm - 4.30pm

TIPS for the Midface and Tear Trough - Workshop

Dr Luiz Avelar

4.30 pm - 5.15pm

Candela Aesthetics Industry Workshop - How to RESOLVE PRIMArily PROFOUND concerns using Candela's latest devices.

Dr Mary Dingley

5.15pm - 6.00pm

Mondeal Industry Workshop - Practical demonstration of MINT Lifting Threads

Dr Piergiovanni Marzinotto

6.00pm - 6.15pm

NZSCM Certification  Ceremony



 Welcome Reception- Amongst the Exhibition


Friday 2nd August

8.00am  - 8.30am

Interesting Cases - Doctors and Nurses only

8.30am - 8.45am

Fat Transfer - Whats changed in 20 years

Dr Rob Beulink

8.45am - 9.15am

The Positive Aging Patient & Live Injecting

Dr Izolde Heydenrych

9.15am - 9.45am

PLLA for the face and body

Dr Luiz Avelar

9.45am - 10.00am

Innovative Medical Technologies Academic Presentation- Innovations in Laser Medicine; understanding pulse delivery and tissue interaction

Vera Koslova-Fu

10.00am - 10.30am

Morning tea

10.30am - 11.00am The Beautification Patient & Live Injecting Dr Izolde Heydenrych

11.00am - 11.30am

Combination treatments to optimise aesthetic results – let’s get personal

Mr Jeff Downie

11.30am - 12.00am Male Treatment Dr Luiz Avelar

12.00pm - 12.30pm

Combined Treatments - The South American Approach - Workshop

Dr Luiz Avelar  

12.30pm - 1.30pm 



1.30pm - 2.00pm

Filler Rheology

Dr Niamh Corduff

2.00pm - 2.15pm

Social Media in the Palm of your Hand 

Dr Kirshni Appanna

2.15pm - 2.30pm Social Media and Advertising Standards NZSCM Censor- Dr Sarah Hart
2.30pm - 2.45pm Social Media and Advertising Standards -MCNZ perspective  
2.45pm - 3.00pm Social Media and Advertising Standards Discussion from the floor 

3.00pm - 3.30pm

Afternoon tea


3.30pm - 3.45pm

Promedical Academic Presentation- Combining injectable, needling and cryo therapies to address challenges of scars, resistant pigmentation and alopecia for all Fitzpatrick types.

Michelle Channon  

3.45pm - 4.00pm

Ultra V Industry Workshop- Absorbable Thread Lifting

Dr. Hanjin Kwon 

4.00pm - 4.15pm

Ultra V Industry Workshop - Cannula Lifting Thread for Controlled Pain Management & Easy Insertion

Dr. Hanjin Kwon 

4.15pm - 4.30pm

Ultra V Industry Workshop  - Brow, Glabellar and Nasolabial Fold Lifting using Octotwist PDO & PCL

Dr. Hanjin Kwon 


Conference Dinner - coaches depart Millennium 


Saturday 3rd August   

8.00am - 10.00am

NZSCM AGM- NZSCM Members only

Plenary- a light breakfast will be served

8.00am - 10.00am

CANN Meeting  - Nurses only

Meeting room 5

10.00am - 10.30am

Morning tea


10.30am - 11.30am

Merz Symposium - Botulinum Toxin A in Aesthetics; Where are we now? 

Dr Niamh Corduff

11.30am - 12.30pm

Galderma Symposium - Lower face – high standards

Mr Jeff Downie and Dr Ellen Selkon

12.30pm - 1.30pm



1.30pm - 3.00pm

Allergan Symposium - Juvederm Collection of Fillers through the Eyes of MD Codes


Dr Sarah Hart and Dr Paul Nola 


Conference closes 


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

Please note the programme may be amended without notice.

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