Continuing Education Credit Information

Course Description

MedStar Georgetown University Hospital’s 11th Annual Abdominal Wall Reconstruction (AWR) conference is a comprehensive two-day symposium focusing on all aspects of abdominal wall reconstruction through didactic lectures with video education, case presentations, symposia, and a hands-on cadaver lab with the faculty. The expert internationally-renowned faculty are a diverse group chosen from the disciplines of general and plastic surgery, based upon their ongoing contributions to the field. The extensive agenda will provide an interactive environment for attendees to receive an in-depth understanding of the complexity of abdominal wall reconstruction and is appropriate for general surgeons, plastic surgeons, and trauma surgeons.

Target Audience

Critical Care, Emergency Medicine, Internal Medicine, Plastic Surgery, Surgery


In support of improving patient care, MedStar Health is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE) and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), and the American Academy of PAs (AAPA), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

Credit Designation

IPCE_Credit_Logo_012017.pngThis activity was planned by and for the healthcare team, and learners will receive 15 Interprofessional Continuing Education (IPCE) credits for learning and change.