Disclosure of Conflicts of Interest
It is the policy of Medical Education Resources to ensure balance, independence, objectivity, and scientific rigor in all of its educational activities. In accordance with this policy, MER identifies conflicts of interest with its instructors, content managers, and other individuals who are in a position to control the content of an activity. Conflicts are resolved by MER to ensure that all scientific research referred to, reported, or used in a continuing education activity conforms to the generally accepted standards of experimental design, data collection, and analysis.
Target Audience: This activity has been designed to meet the educational needs of physicians, physician extenders, and aestheticians.
Purpose Statement: To promote skin health and beauty through the science of skincare.
Educational Objectives: After completing this activity, the participant should be better able to:
- Understand the purpose of all commonly used ingredients in skincare products, especially those with an FDA monograph
- Recommend skincare products for different skin types and conditions
- Build a product regimen to achieve the goals for a particular patient
- Understand the business of skincare and how to market it in their practice
- Have awareness of the skincare industry’s role in new product development, government’s role in skincare regulation, and the interplay of all stakeholders in determining the future of the industry.