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AAMSSA Guideline: Safe Practices on Social Media Issued 25 October 2019

  • October 25, 2019 | AAMSSA Guideline: Safe Practices on Social Media Issued 25 October 2019

The Aesthetic and Anti-Aging Medicine Society of South Africa (AAMSSA) supports the HPCSA in guiding the profession and protecting the public. We kindly request that our members familiarise themselves with the newly published HPCSA Ethical Guidelines on Social Media Booklet 16.  Note that the existing HPCSA rules on advertising apply to all social media platforms.

In order to uphold the science, standards and credibility of Aesthetic Medicine in South Africa we ask that our members and colleagues working in the industry remain highly professional in their use of social media.

Please review all posts on your social media platforms and ensure they are compliant with the HPCSA Ethical Guidelines.

Thank you for your consideration in this very important matter.

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AAMSSA Newsletter Spring Edition 2019

  • August 28, 2019 | AAMSSA Newsletter Spring Edition 2019

AAMSSA Newsletter Spring Edition 2019

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AAMSSA Position Statement for Safe Practise: Intravenous (IV) Nutrient Therapy

  • August 28, 2019 | AAMSSA Position Statement for Safe Practise: Intravenous (IV) Nutrient Therapy

AAMSSA Position Statement for Safe Practise: Intravenous (IV) Nutrient Therapy

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AAMSSA Guideline: Consent for Clinical Photography

  • August 28, 2019 | AAMSSA Guideline: Consent for Clinical Photography

AAMSSA Guideline: Consent for Clinical Photography

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AAMSSA News Report 2019 - UIME Aesthetic Medicine Volume 5 No2 April - June 2019

  • August 28, 2019 | AAMSSA News Report 2019 - UIME Aesthetic Medicine Volume 5 No2 April - June 2019

AAMSSA News Report 2019 - UIME Aesthetic Medicine Volume 5 No2 April - June 2019

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AAMSSA Newsletter First Edition 2019

  • April 16, 2019 | AAMSSA Newsletter First Edition 2019

AAMSSA Newsletter First Edition 2019

2018 is well and truly behind us with many successes and achievements celebrated.
AAMSSA Executive is committed to building on the past successes by offering its members multiple
projects commencing throughout the year, all designed to provide our Members training and
education in the field of Aesthetic and Anti-aging medicine of the highest quality.

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Government Gazette Medicine Regulations December 2018

  • April 11, 2019 | Government Gazette Medicine Regulations December 2018

Government Gazette Medicine Regulations December 2018

Government Notice
Department of Health

Exemption Of Medical Devices And In-Vitro Diagnostics (Ivds) From
The Provisions Of Sections 18a And 188 Of The Medicines And
Related Substances Act, 1965 (Act No. 101of1965), As Amended

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AAMSSA FDA & MCC Claims

  • December 14, 2018 | AAMSSA FDA & MCC Claims

AAMSSA FDA & MCC Claims

Dear AAMSSA Member,
It has come to our attention that a certain company/ies are promoting its skincare range as being:
1. FDA Approved, and
2. Registered with the MCC (the now “South African Health Products Regulatory Authority” (SAHPRA)).
We have attempted to verify these claims on the listings posted with SAHPRA and on the SAHPRA website, as well as with the FDA, and could not verify it.

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Government Gazette Medicines and Devices Act Jun 2017

  • December 12, 2017 | Government Gazette Medicines and Devices Act Jun 2017

Government Gazette Medicine Regulations Aug 2017

  • December 12, 2017 | Government Gazette Medicine Regulations Aug 2017