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ASMS Pre-Conference Symposium: VOLUNTEERISM IN PLASTIC SURGERY:
OVERSEAS MISSION TRIPS: POINT COUNTER POINT


Thursday, October 15, 2015
Westin Boston Waterfront Hotel | Boston, Massachusetts

Preliminary Program

Harbor Ballroom
Thursday, October 15
6:30am Registration/Breakfast
7:30am Introduction: Goals and Objectives of Overseas Trips
William Hoffman, MD
7:35am History of Overseas Surgical Mission Trips
Seth Thaller, MD, DMD
8:00am ORGANIZATION: Point-Counterpoint
Amanda Gosman, MD; Donald Mackay, MD; Amy Wandel, MD
9:00am So You Want to Run a Mission Now What? Planning and Safety
Andrew Wexler, MD
9:30am Liability
Neal Reisman, MD
10:00am BREAK/EXHIBITS
10:30am Primary Unilateral Cleft Lip Repair
Peter Taub, MD
11:00am Primary Bilateral Cleft Lip Repair
John Mulliken, MD
11:30am Education Point/Counterpoint: Should Medical Students and Plastic Surgery Residents be Involved?
Anna Kuang, MD; Anup Patel, MD
11:45am Life after Retirement - Staying Involved
Henry Kawamoto, MD
12:00pm LUNCH in Exhibit Hall
1:00pm Cleft Palate Repair
Frank Papay, MD
1:30pm Cleft Lip revisions Indications, Techniques
Mimis Cohen, MD
2:00pm Fistula, Secondary Palate Repair, Pharyngeal Flap vs Pharyngoplasty Should these be Done Overseas?
Delora Mount, MD; Alexander Lin, MD
2:30pm Cleft Lip Nasal Deformity
Henry Vasconez, MD
3:00pm BREAK/EXHIBITS
3:30pm Non-Cleft Surgical Disease: Burns/Hands
Debra Ann Reilly, MD; James Chang, MD
4:00pm "Surgical Anthropology:" a New Paradigm in Global Health
Reza Jarrahy, MD
4:15pm Making Medicine Matter: Short-term Surgical Missions and Health-system Strengthening
Paul Farmer, MD
5:00pm Closing Q&A
5:15pm Adjoin

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