19th CONGRESS OF THE INTERNATIONAL SOCIETY OF AESTHETIC PLASTIC SURGERY
The 19th Congress of the International Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery will be held February 10 through 13, 2008, in Melbourne, Australia. Participants attending this congress will learn about the most current aesthetic surgery procedures; identify new techniques in facial rejuvenation, liposuction, rhinoplasty, toxins and fillers, breast surgery, abdominal surgery, body contouring, and periorbital and Asian aesthetic surgery; participate in open discussion and critique; and learn new techniques for improved patient safety. The ASPS designates this educational activity for a maximum of 29 AMA PRA Category 1 credits. Physicians should claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activies. For more information, contact Susumu Takayanagi, M.D., Chairperson, International Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, 45 Lyme Road, Suite 304, Hanover, N.H.; tel.: 603-643-2325; fax: 603-643-1444; email:[email protected]. Please register online at www.isapscongress2008.org.
INTERNATIONAL SYMPOSIUM ON PLASTIC SURGERY
The International Symposium on Plastic Surgery will be held June 25 through 28, 2008, in Bologna, Italy. This 20-year reunion of the 1988 symposium will offer “veteran” participants the opportunity to reflect on how their practice has changed, and new participants will have an opportunity to benefit from the wisdom of their teachers. For more information, contact Paolo G. Morselli, M.D., Plastic Surgery Unit, S. Orsola-Malpighi Hospital, School of Plastic Surgery, University of Bologna, Via Massarenti, 9, Bologna 40138, Italy; fax: 0039 051 6363641; e-mail:[email protected].