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Advanced Cosmetic Nurse Injectors: A 2020 Vision


Thursday, 05 March 2020

This is a full day run through the Cosmetic Nursing Community of Interest from the Australian College of Nursing and will cover the ACN Cosmetic Nursing Graduate Certificate and pathway to Nurse Practitioner; safe and ethical tele-health consulting and prescribing, advanced cosmetic nursing practice and being business savvy.

It will also have case study presentations and an advanced live injecting session.


(Subject to changes)

Welcome address (Adj Professor Kylie Ward FACN, CEO Australian College of Nursing)

ACN Cosmetic Nursing Graduate Certificate and pathway to Nurse Practitioner (Ms Yvonne Mckinlay FACN, Executive Director Education, Australian College of Nursing)

Clarifying cosmetic nursing and advanced practice: Recommendations for aspiring Nurse Practitioners (Dr Chris Helms PhD NP FACNP, 2019 Nurse Practitioner of the Year)

Telehealth: Not the poor cousin of the consultation (Adj A/Professor Elissa O'Keefe NP, Bravura Education)

Nurse future state: A new cosmos (Robin Curran NP Candidate, Face Academy)

KLO: Gain an understanding of the contemporary issues and challenges facing cosmetic nurses in clinical practice

Doing it for yourself: Business/clinical systems savvy (Shelby O'Toole RN & Kelly Smeaton NP, Cosmetic Skin Therapies)

Rapid fire case study presentations (Rachael McBain RN (Enhance Cosmetics, Cosmetic Skin Therapies), Kelly Beasy RN (Face Academy), Robyn Marden RN (The Derm Lab), Anita East NP (A.E. Medispa)

Innovative injectable techniques for a new decade: Advanced live injecting session - Triple O Technique, Texas Jawline Technique (Kelly Beasy, Face Academy)

Expert panel discussion (Chris Helms, Elissa O’Keefe, Robin Curran, Kelly Beasy, Shelby O’Toole, Robyn Marden, Anita East)

Conference Highlights:

Thursday, 05 March 2020

Welcome Drinks reception in the Stillery Bar, InterContinental, Double Bay (Thursday Night)

Friday/Saturday, 06-07 March 2020

  • 2 Day Scientific Program with renowned international and local speakers
  • Interactive multidisciplinary panel discussions
  • Interactive workshops with live demonstrations

Gala Dinner extravaganza in the Grand Ballroom, InterContinental, Double Bay (Friday Night)

Sunday, 08 March 2020


Check back for further speaker announcements.

Kylie Ward

Adj Professor Kylie Ward FACN

CEO Australian College of Nursing

Yvonne Mckinlay

Yvonne Mckinlay FACN

Executive Director Education, Australian College of Nursing

Chris Helms

Dr Chris Helms NP FACNP

2019 Nurse Practitioner of the Year

Elissa O'Keefe

Adj A/Professor Elissa O'Keefe NP

Bravura Education

Robin Curran

Robin Curran

NP Candidate, Face Academy

Australian College of Nursing – Cosmetic Nursing Vice-Chairperson
MACNP - Australian College of Nurse Practitioners – member
MACN - Australian College of Nursing –member
NAACCS – Australasian College of Cosmetic Surgery – Nurse Affiliate

Shelby O'Toole

Shelby O'Toole RN

Kelly Smeaton

Kelly Smeaton NP

Cosmetic Skin Therapies

Rache McBain

Rachael McBain RN

Enhance Cosmetics, Cosmetic Skin Therapies

Kelly Beasy

Kelly Beasy RN

Face Academy

Robyn Marden RN

Robyn Marden RN

The Derm Lab

Anita East

Anita East NP

Anita East Medispa

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