XVIII International Course on Plastic and Aesthetic Surgery

XVIII International Course on Plastic and Aesthetic Surgery

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Seats are limited and will be filled on a first-come, first-serve basis

Welcome

On behalf of the Organizer Committee I kindly invite you to participate in the XVIII International Course on Plastic and Aesthetic Surgery of Clinica Planas that will take place in Barcelona, from the 26th. through the 28th September 2012.

The Course will last 3 days and will include diff erent subjects on Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgery. There will be a theoretical part and a practical one, in which simultaneous live surgery will be broadcasted on the screen.

For this edition, we have chosen the following topics:

NASAL RECONSTRUCTION
FACIAL AESTHETIC SURGERY
REGENERATIVE AESTHETIC SURGERY
AESTHETIC AND RECONSTRUCTIVE SURGERY OF THE BREAST
MAMMARY LIPOSTRUCTURE
AESTHETIC AND RECONSTRUCTIVE SURGERY OF THE ABDOMINAL WALL
FACIAL TRANSPLANTATION

There will be a long term follow-up presentation of cases operated in previous courses.
We look forward to seeing you in Barcelona.

Guest Professors

Calabria, Renato P.          (U.S.A.)
Cervelli, Valerio                  (Italy)
Connell, Bruce F.               (U.S.A.)
Del Vecchio, Daniel           (U.S.A.)
Hedén, Per                          (Sweden)
Izpisúa, Juan Carlos         (U.S.A./Spain)
Jackson, Ian T.                   (U.S.A.)
Khouri, Roger K.                (U.S.A.)
Mallucci, Patrick                 (U.K.)
Park, Byung-Soon             (Korea)
Pribaz, Julian J.                  (U.S.A.)
Saldanha, Osvaldo            (Brazil)
Song, David H.                    (U.S.A.)
Tiryaki, Tunc K.                    (Turkey)

Clinica Planas Medical Staff

Dr. Jorge Planas
Dr. Gabriel Planas
Dr. Javier Bisbal
Dr. Carlos del Cacho
Dr. Arturo Carbonell
Dr. Jaume Masià

Schedule

WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 26, 2012

08:00 Handing-out of documents
08:30 Welcome  Jorge Planas
 
AESTHETIC AND RECONSTRUCTIVE SURGERY OF THE ABDOMINAL WALL
Moderator: Osvaldo Saldanha
 
09:00 The reverse abdominoplasty and fat transfer (RAFT) as a minimally 
            invasive autologous procedure to salvage implant failures
            Roger K. Khouri
09:20  A simple guide to inframammary fold reconstruction
            Julian J. Pribaz
09:40  Lipoabdominoplasty - a safe abdominoplasty(The Saldanha abdominoplasty technique)
            Osvaldo Saldanha
10:00 Open Discussion
 
RECONSTRUCTIVE BREAST SURGERY
Moderator: David H. Song
 
10:15 Total breast reconstruction with only fat grafts and external expansion
            Roger K. Khouri
10:35  Aesthetic breast reconstruction using the SIEA flap (with video)
             David H. Song
11:05  Fat grafting in the thin patients and avoiding donor site deformities
            Daniel Del Vecchio
11:25  Correction of congenital and acquired breast deformities with fat grafting 
             and percutaneous mesh release (Rigottomy)
             Roger K. Khouri
11:45  Correction of difficult implant problems after aesthetic and reconstructive breast surgery
             David H. Song 
12:05  Open Discussion
12:20  Coffee - Visit to exhibitors
 
HEAD AND NECK RECONSTRUCTIVE SURGERY
Moderator: David H. Song
 
12:50  Update on our facial transplantation experience in Boston
            Julian J. Pribaz
13:10  Surgical management of arteriovenous malformations of the head and neck
            Julian J. Pribaz
13:30  Open Discussion
13:40  Lunch
14:30 - 15:30 Workshop: Allergan “Quality of breast implants. The influence on the most common
                                              complications”
                                              Benjeev Dhillon
 
15:30  SURGICAL SESSION
             Moderator: Daniel Del Vecchio
            The Saldanha abdominoplasty technique (Live surgery) Osvaldo Saldanha
            Tuberous breast augmentation with BRAVA system (Live surgery) Roger K. Khouri
21:00  Dinner of Jaime Planas Ex residents Society.
 
THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 27, 2012
08:30 Coffee - Visit to exhibitors 
 
FACIAL AESTHETIC SURGERY
Moderator: Ian T. Jackson
 
09:00  Old earlobes: Missing link for rejuvenation
             Bruce F. Connell
09:20  The one stitch face lift
             Renato P. Calabria
09:40   40 Years of search for facelift excellence
              Bruce F. Connell
10:00   Minimally invasive facial rejuvenation for early signs of aging 
             Renato P. Calabria
10:20   Evolution of personal facelift concepts
             Bruce F. Connell
10:40  The cell-enhanced facelift
             Renato P. Calabria
11:00   Open Discussion
11:15   Coffee - Visit to exhibitors
11:45  JAIME PLANAS MASTER LECTURE 
             Changing Faces - Cosmetic and Reconstructive
              Ian T. Jackson
 
REGENERATIVE AESTHETIC SURGERY
Moderator: Valerio Cervelli
 
12:30  Stem cell enriched tissue (SET) injections. A new weapon in plastic surgery
            Tunc K. Tiryaki
12:50  Impact of stem cell on skin rejuvenation
            Byung-Soon Park
13:10  Hair growth stimulation by mesenchymal stem cell-derived proteins
            Byung-Soon Park
13:30  Recent advances in Regenerative Medicine
            Juan Carlos Izpisúa
14:00  PRL: Platelet Rich lipotransfer. Experimental and clinical application 
             in regenerative plastic surgery
             Valerio Cervelli
14:20  Open Discussion
14:30   Lunch
15:30 - 16:30 Workshop:Crisalix: "How to Calculate breasts pre-op volumes with Crisalix 3D technology"
"How new 3D technology provides more information for the Surgical planning and helps  increasing patients satistaction". 
Serge Lê Huu

16:30  SURGICAL SESSION
             Moderator: Bruce F. Connell
             Facelift surgery. The cell enhanced facelift (Live surgery) Renato P. Calabria
             Current facelift technique (Video) Bruce F. Connell
 
FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 28, 2012
08:30 Coffee - Visit to exhibitors
 
AESTHETIC SURGERY OF THE BREAST - I
Moderator: Roger K. Khouri
 
09:00 Why is the submammary fold approach the optimal way to perform 
            breast augmentation?
            Per Hedén
09:20  Aesthetic concepts in breast augmentation
             Patrick Mallucci
09:40  Why are anatomical implants the first choice in breast augmentation surgery?
             Per Hedén
10:00  Implant selection in primary and secondary breast augmentation
             Patrick Mallucci
10:20  How to minimize and treat implant edge irregularities (ripples)
            Per Hedén
10:35  Management implant complications
            Patrick Mallucci
10:50  Open Discussion
11:05  Coffee - Visit to exhibitors
 
AESTHETIC SURGERY OF THE BREAST - II 
Moderator: Osvaldo Saldanha
 
11:30  Autologous breast augmentation with fat grafts and external expansion
             Roger K. Khouri
11:50  The use of three dimensional imaging in fat transplantation to the breast
             Daniel Del Vecchio
12:10  Using Implant Reduction in mammoplasty
             Osvaldo Saldanha
12:30  Breast implants vs fat: The argument that both is better
            Daniel Del Vecchio
12:50  Breast augmentation with Fat-Rationale for technique
            Daniel Del Vecchio
13:10  Open Discussion
13:30  Follow-up of cases from previous courses
            Jorge Planas
14:00  Lunch
15:30  SURGICAL SESSION
            Moderator: Patrick Mallucci
            Breast augmentation with anatomical implants (Live surgery) Per Hedén
            Breast augmentation using fat transplantation (Live surgery) Daniel Del Vecchio
21:00 Gala Dinner, Casa Llotja de Mar

Course site

Cl├şnica Planas
Pere de Montcada, 16
08034 Barcelona
Tel. 93 2032812 Fax 93 2069989
E-mail: cursos@clinica-planas.com

Registration

Advance registration is mandatory. Registration forms will be accepted on a space available basis according to the date received. Registration ends on September 14, 2012. On-site registrations will not be available.
Online registrations will be entered into a prize draw for an iPad3
www.clinicaplanas.com/courses/2012/registration

Refunds Registration ends on September 14, 2012. All refund requests must be in writing and must be post-marked by September 14, 2012.

Handing-out of documents

Tuesday, September 25, 2012: From 18.00 to 20.00 hours.
Wednesday, September 26, 2012: At 08.00 hours.

Course fee

The fee includes: Scientific sessions, coffee-breaks, luncheons, Gala Dinner and diploma.

Fee for residents

A limited number of places will be available for Residents in-training with status verification.
The fee includes: Scientific sessions, coffee-breaks, luncheons and diploma.

Spouse┬┤s fee

The fee includes: visits and tours detailed in the Spouse?s Program and Gala Dinner.

Simultaneous translation

Simultaneous translation from Spanish into English and vice versa will be available.

Exhibitors

The exhibit area will feature surgical equipment as well as medical products.

DVD

A DVD will be published containing all the surgical demonstrations and conferences
performed during the Course. This can be reserved with advanced payment in the Course Secretariat.

Hotel accommodation

Due to the great demand of hotel accommodation in Barcelona, early reservation is suggested to ensure the required accommodation. See accommodation form.

Social events

Friday, September 28, 2012: Gala Dinner

Spouse┬┤s program

September 26, 2012
Panoramic visit to the called Diagonal Mar and Forum to see the extension of the city, the maritime
zone and the new financial districts of Barcelona. Lunch at the Bravo restaurant, located in the WBarcelona hotel, one of the newest hotels built next to the sea. On the way back, visit to Montjuïc,
seat of the main Olympic facilities and a guided visit to the National Museum of Art of Catalonia
(MNAC), which holds the biggest collection of Romanesque paintings of the world.

Programa Acompa├▒antes 1

September 27, 2012 
Visit to the old historic part of the city (Barrio Gótico and the Ribera District): Barcelona Cathedral
and its cloister, Santa Maria del Mar, Plaza del Rey, etc. Walk down the Ramblas (comfortable footwear
is recommended) and visit to the Boqueria market, one of the best markets in Europe where you will
discover why Mediterranean cooking is internationally known. Visit and lunch at the "Cercle del Liceu", located in the Gran Teatro del Liceu building (to wear a jacket and a tie is required for men, as it
is a restaurant only for members)..

Programa Acompa├▒antes 2

September 28, 2012
Panoramic visit to some of the Gaudí’s Modernist works, and especially to the La Pedrera building. Visit to the Picasso Museum and lunch at the Fonda Gaig restaurant.

Programa Acompa├▒antes 3

Organizers

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