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Race and Ethnicity as a Factor in Plastic Surgery Practices, Procedures, and Careers

  • Creator:   PRS Global Open
  • Updated:   5/3/2022
  • Contains:  19 items
This article collection represents a broad topical range of articles across the spectrum of plastic surgery which discuss race, ethnicity, and other factors which influence the practice and careers of plastic surgery.

Please also read the FREE collection of similarly-themed articles in our sister journal, Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery

Duration: 28:00
Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery – Global Open May 2019, Volume 7, Issue 5;
In this episode of the PRS Global Open Keynotes Podcast, Oluwaseun Adetayo MD, FACS, FAAP, discusses the issues of gender and ethnic diversity, and how they impact healthcare.

The PRS Global Open article discussed is available to read for free on

Cultural Competence and Ethnic Diversity in Healthcare” by Lakshmi Nair and Oluwaseun A. Adetayo. Read Here:

Dr. Adetayo is a board-certified plastic surgeon. At the time of this episode’s recording, she was Associate Professor of Plastic Surgery at Albany Medical College in New York; she is now the Chief of Pediatric Plastic Surgery at Children’s Hospital and Medical Center in Omaha, Nebraska and a professor in the Department of Surgery at the University of Nebraska Medical Center.

Your host, Dr. Damian Marucci, is a board-certified plastic surgeon and Associate Professor of Plastic surgery at the University of Sydney in Australia. #PRSGlobalOpen #KeynotesPodcast #PlasticSurgery

Patient Representation in Medical Literature: Are We Appropriately Depicting Diversity?

Massie, Jonathan P.; Cho, Daniel Y.; Kneib, Cameron J.; More

Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery - Global Open. 7(12):e2563, December 2019.

Barriers to Performing Soft Tissue Reconstruction Procedures among Orthopedic Surgeons in Low- and Middle-income Countries: Results of a Surgical Skills Training Course

Holler, Jordan T.; Albright, Patrick; Challa, Sravya; More

Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery - Global Open. 7(10):e2420, October 2019.