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Tuesday, October 18, 2022

2022 Professional Embalmers Session

Date(s): October 18, 2022

Time: 4:00 PM  EST - 9:00 PM  EST

Please join us at our annual Professional Embalmers Session designed especially for those who want to meet one of our Nation’s leading funeral service professors, network with other embalming professionals, and learn from this talented professional community of colleagues.  Whether you are a recent licensee or an experienced pro, this session will have something for everyone!

Date|Time:  Tuesday, October 18, 2022 4:00 – 9:00 p.m.
Location:  The Conference Center at the Massachusetts Medical Society
Waltham Woods 860 Winter Street, Waltham, Massachusetts
Tuition includes Program, 4 CEUs & Dinner
Photo of Matt Smith
Speaker:  Matt Smith founder of Professional Embalmers Institute (PEI)

The Professional Embalmers Session is designed especially for those who want to meet one of our nation’s leading experts and embalming seminar leaders, network with other embalming professionals, and learn new skills as part of this talented professional community of colleagues. Whether you are a recent licensee or an experienced pro, this session has something for everyone!

Embalming nearly 20,000 bodies during his career since graduating in 1994 from John A. Gupton College in Nashville, TN, Matt has been a trade embalmer and is the owner and president of Homeward Bound Shipping, specializing in domestic mortuary shipping and international repatriation. Matt is also the founder of the Professional Embalmers Institute (PEI), where embalmers from around the world gain experience with hands-on training. Developing and teaching his rarefied technical procedures and artistic enhancements with his extensive experience, Matt inspires his community of colleagues. He has designed well-documented visuals and instructional courses to transform the profession. Matt is an inspirational, encouraging, and compelling coach but most importantly, he is driven to make an impact on others.

Course Topics
Severe Edema
Severe Emaciation with Feature Building
Jaundice and Airbrushing
Tissue Donor Challenges
Advanced Techniques in Soft Tissue Repair

Advance Registration Required – Sorry, No Registrations at the Door
All attendees must be licensed or registered by their respective State Regulatory Boards Registration Deadline: 10/12/2022 — We expect this seminar to sell out. Reserve your seat today!
Submitted to the MA State Board for 4 CEUs. Please contact us regarding other NE State CEU approvals and discounts for multiple registrations for employees of the same funeral establishment

If you have any trouble registering online please contact the MFDA office for assistance at 781-335-2031 or

CLICK HERE to download a registration form!

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