NJSPS Conference

Annual Spring Meeting

April 21, 2018

Hyatt Regency, New Brunswick
New Brunswick, NJ


7:30 am
Registration, Visit Exhibits, and Breakfast

8:25 am
Rob Herbstman, MD, FACS (President-Elect)

8:30 am
Business Meeting
Negin Griffith, MD, FACS (President)

9:00 am
Designing the NEW ABPS Certification
Keith Brandt, MD, FACS
• The current ABPS Maintenance of Certification program works to promote life long learning and practice improvement.
• The New ABPS Continuous Certification program will identify knowledge gaps and connect diplomates with resources and utilize proven adult learning paradigms.


The Lower Eyelid and Cheek – Advances in Surgical Intervention
Glenn W. Jelks, MS, MD, FACS
• Pre-operative evaluation of the blepharoplasty patient.
• Review how to avoid and treat lower eyelid complications in the blepharoplasty patient.

Break, Visit Exhibits, and View Resident Posters

Facelift 2018: Delivering a Patient and Physician Friendly Facelift
Louis Bucky, MD, FACS
• Reviewing the role of tumescent facelift to enhance your everyday surgery.
• Discuss the impact of various vectors of SMAS facelifting on facial appearance.

Lunch & Visit Exhibits
Resident Poster Awards

The Stephen R. LoVerme Memorial Lecture
Face Value: The Irresistible Influence of First Impressions

Alexander Todorov, PhD
• Analyze the complexity of face perception. Examine the cognitive and neural basis of face perception.
• Discuss how people form character judgments from appearance, and though often inaccurate, how this influences social interactions.

Minimally Invasive Facial Rejuvenation
Julie Woodward, MD
• Discuss differences between the emerging facial fillers on the market.
• State safe techniques of injecting facial fillers.
• Review considerations for periocular rejuvenation with ablative lasers.


Register Now


Keith Brandt, MD, FACS
Executive Director, American Board of Plastic Surgery
William G. Hamm Professor, Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Washington University, St. Louis, MI

Louis Bucky, MD, FACS
Clinical Professor of Surgery at the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA

Glenn W. Jelks, MS, MD, FACS
Associate Professor of Plastic Surgery, Associate Professor of Ophthalmology, New York University School of Medicine,New York, New York

Alexander Todorov, PhD
Professor, Associate Chair, Department of Psychology, Princeton University, Princeton, NJ

Julie Woodward, MD
Professor of Ophthalmology and Associate Professor of Dermatology, Chief Oculofacial Surgery,Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC


This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Medical Association of Georgia through the joint providership of Southern Alliance for Physician Specialties CME and The New Jersey Society of Plastic Surgeons. The Southern Alliance for Physician Specialties CME is accredited by the Medical Association of Georgia to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The Southern Alliance for Physician Specialties CME designates this live activity for a maximum of 4.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits ™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.


It is the policy of SAPS CME to ensure balance, independence, objectivity, and scientic rigor in all sponsored educational programs. All participating are expected to disclose to the program audiences any associated or apparent conict(s) of interest related to the content of their presentation(s). Also disclosed will be any expected discussions of non-FDA-approved products or devices.

Keith Brandt, MD, FACS - Nothing to disclose.

Louis Bucky, MD, FACS – Nothing to disclose.

Glenn W. Jelks, MD, FACS – Nothing to disclose.

Alexander Todorov, PhD – Nothing to disclose.

Julie Woodward, MD – Consulting fees and fees for non-CME services received directly from commercial interest - Allergan, Galderma, Merz, Skin Ceuticals. Intends to reference in presentation unlabeled/unapproved uses of drugs or products.

Dr. Robert Herbstman and the planning committee have nothing to disclose.


In compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, we will make reasonable efforts to accommodate persons with disabilities. Please call us at 609-498-4686.

Register Now

NJSPS Member Physician ($100)
Non-NJSPS Member Physician ($250)
Nurse / Administrative Staff ($50)
Resident ($0)

Important - All confirmations and communications will be sent by email.

Total Fee:


Click for Exhibitor & Sponsorship Opportunities


Hyatt Regency New Brunswick

Two Albany Street
New Brunswick, New Jersey, 08901
Tel: 732-873-1234
GPS Address: 200 Neilson Street, New Brunswick NJ 08901

To reserve a room in the NJSPS room block, go to:

From Newark International Airport:

Take the New Jersey Turnpike South 19 miles to Exit 9.
Proceed on Route 18 North 3 miles to Route 27 South.
Travel 2 blocks to Nielson Street. Turn left.
Hotel is on left.

From Route 1, South or North:

Take Route 18 North 3 miles to Route 27 South.
Travel 2 blocks to Nielson Street. Turn left.
Hotel is on left.

Walking Directions From NJ Train Station:

Head northeast on Albany Street toward Spring Street.
Turn right on to Neilson Street and the hotel will be on your left.

Go to top