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Dr. Susan Lovelle’s Blog

Click here to read about Dr. Lovelle’s experience in Amman, Jordan with ISAPS-LEAP Surgical Relief Teams (SRT).

  • Posted on: Jun 9 2014
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ISAPS-LEAP Surgical Relief Teams – Missions to Jordan

In response to the Syrian refugee crisis… ISAPS-LEAP Surgical Relief Teams missions are currently underway. The fourth volunteer team has now deployed to Amman, Jordan for a week-long surgical mission to work with the Treating the Wounded Syrian Program hosted by the Dar Al Salam Hospital. Click here to read the full article.

  • Posted on: Feb 10 2014
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4th ISAPS Global Survey

ISAPS is collecting data for the 4th study of aesthetic plastic surgery procedures. To submit your data for this international study click here.

  • Posted on: Feb 10 2014
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BCRF Awards at Rio Congress 2014

Body Contouring Research Foundation (BCRF) Awards BCRF Awards for papers presented in clinical body contouring or research on fat and stem cells will be presented at the 22nd Biennial Congress of ISAPS in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil in September, 2014. You must be under age 45.  Categories include the Young Presenter’s Award and the Young… Read More »

  • Posted on: Feb 4 2014
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ISAPS Unveils Its Redesigned Website

Media contact: Adeena Babbitt or Gloria Gasaatura 212.278.8115 isapsmedia@conmx.net Please credit the International Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery (ISAPS) The International Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery Unveils Its Redesigned Website New website empowers patients with safety information and connects them to board-certified aesthetic plastic surgeons worldwide New York, NY (November 19, 2013) – The International… Read More »

  • Posted on: Dec 3 2013
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New Shaped Breast Implants Approved

With the recent USFDA approval of Allergan’s Style 410, form-stable, highly-cohesive, anatomicallyshaped breast implant, a new chapter in the 50-year history of the silicone gel breast implant is about to begin. The Allergan 410 has been involved in USFDA-approved clinical studies for almost 12 years. Published scientific articles on clinical outcomes with the Allergan 410… Read More »

  • Posted on: Oct 30 2013
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ISAPS-LEAP Humanitarian Program – Overview and Next Steps

The launch of the ISAPS-LEAP Surgical Relief Teams© program at the 21st Biennial Congress of the International Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery (ISAPS) in Geneva was received with great enthusiasm. Over 70 plastic surgeons from 15 nations registered to receive more information as the program develops. During a general information session held during the Congress,… Read More »

  • Posted on: Oct 30 2013
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Perspectives on the use of Stem Cells and Plastic Surgery

There is no technology other than stem cells that has created such big hype in the medical field in the recent past. There are diverse opinions involving ethical issues in research and therapeutic applications. The ability to reprogram adult stem cells so that they behave like embryonic stem cells has opened up many possibilities in… Read More »

  • Posted on: Oct 30 2013
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Giuseppe Baronio And The Origins Of Free Skin Grafting

The publication of “Degli Innesti Animali” (On grafting in Animals) by Giuseppe Baronio (1759-1811) in 1804, the first account of experimental autologous skin transplantation in a ram, marks the beginning of a new era for plastic surgery – the demonstration that skin transfer in the same individual is possible and successful. Giuseppe Baronio — His… Read More »

  • Posted on: Oct 30 2013
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