Cosmetic Accreditation Application Process
Step 1: Submit your application packet*
*Application packet includes the following: Program Director application, Acknowledgement/Hold Harmless Form, Faculty applications and initial accreditation fee. Program Director applications must include Evidence of Malpractice and a current CV. Associate Director and Faculty applications must include a current CV.
Each application packet should have a minimum of 2 faculty members including the Program Director per fellow. The initial accreditation fee includes all faculty and program director fees.
If there is a change in Faculty or Directors, you must notify the ASDS and you will have to pay additional fees for the change. Please refer to manual for further detailed information.
Step 2: Site Review
Once your application is reviewed and you are accepted for provisional accreditation, the ASDS will contact the Program Director to schedule a site review. The Program Director will be notified what materials are needed for review prior to the visit.
Step 3: Final Accreditation
Once you have completed your site review, the ASDS Accreditation Work Group will evaluate recommendations from the site reviewer and make a final decision. If you receive final accreditation, you will be notified by email and receive a certificate of accreditation. If your program is denied accreditation, you will be notified by mail.