The Aesthetic Meeting 2012

The Plastic Surgery Education Network was present at the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery (ASAPS) Annual Meeting in Vancouver, Canada on May 3-8, 2012. In addition to providing demos, PSEN interviewed attendees on the clinical highlights of the meeting. To see some of the faculty from the meeting discuss the high points of the clinical program, click the video above.

ASAPS recorded many of the panels and presentations of The Aesthetic Meeting, which you can purchase access to via their site. The Aesthetic Society has also allowed some of those sessions to be hosted in the PSEN Presentation Library, including a full panel from The Aesthetic Meeting 2011.

Watch the following free lectures on PSEN:
The Art of Deep Chemical Peels — Video Demonstrations presented by David Larson, MD
The Emerging Trend of Non-Invasive Body Contouring — Is It Time for You to Buy In? presented by Brian Kinney

Watch the following full panel from The Aesthetic Meeting 2011:
Interactive Video: Gluteal Augmentation presented by Raul Gonzales, MD

Breast Surgery & Body Contouring Symposium 2011

The Plastic Surgery Education Network (PSEN) was on-site recently at the 26th Annual Breast Surgery and Body Contouring Symposium providing demos, recording lectures and conducting interviews of program participants. The symposium, held in Santa Fe on August 25-27, 2011 and sponsored by The American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS) and  American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery (ASAPS), is recognized as the premier aesthetic and reconstructive breast surgery and body contouring meeting of the year. Over the course of the three-day symposium, dozens of topics were covered, including:

  • Preoperative planning, capsular contracture and managing complications in breast augmentation
  • Management of Tuberous Breast and other congenital breast disorders
  • Fat Grafting to the breast
  • Liposuction Techniques
  • Topics in massive weight loss body contouring

Watch the PSEN video news coverage of the meeting by clicking the video player above. View the lectures that PSEN recorded in Santa Fe in the Presentations section of the network.

TIPS 2011

The Technology Innovation in Plastic Surgery (TIPS) Conference  was held June 17-19 in San Francisco. TIPS is hosted by the Plastic Surgery Foundation (PSF), the research arm of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS). Topics presented at TIPS include (but are not limited to):

  • Fat and stem cells to treat wrinkles and restore volume
  • Non-invasive body contouring
  • Skin resurfacing and tightening
  • Injectable fillers, topical agents, tissue regeneration for facial rejuvenation
  • Fat grafting for breast augmentation and the future of breast implants
  • Cell based therapies/tissue engineering to treat wounds

Miss the 2011 conference? Watch the following presentations on PSEN:
Fat Grafting for Breast Augmentation
Industry Brief: Davol Surgeon Education Group, Davel, A Bard Company
Scar Modulation
Skin Resurfacing and Tightening 2011
Tissue Prostheses: Tissue Prostheses

August Meetings and Symposia

08/05/2011
HOW TO BE THE MOST SUCCESSFUL PATIENT COORDINATOR
Meeting Location: Women’s Athletic Club, Chicago, IL
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08/06/2011 – 08/07/2011
ASPS PLASTIC SURGERY CODING WORKSHOP
Meeting Location: InterContinental Hotel, Chicago, IL
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08/06/2011 – 08/13/2011
BIENNIAL CRUISE: AESTHETIC SURGERY ON THE ADRIATIC
Meeting Location: Cruise from Athens to Venice
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08/24/2011 – 08/27/2011
BREAST SURGERY AND BODY CONTOURING SYMPOSIUM
Meeting Location: Hilton Buffalo Thunder, Santa Fe, NM
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08/25/2011 – 08/28/2011
3RD EUROPEAN PLASTIC SURGERY RESEARCH COUNCIL
Meeting Location: Freighter MS Cap San Diego, Hamburg Harbor, Germany
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08/31/2011 – 09/03/2011
ORAL AND WRITTEN BOARD PREPARATION COURSE
Meeting Location: Swissôtel, Chicago, IL
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For more information about these meetings and more, please visit the Meetings page on PSEN.