Division of Plastic Surgery Clinical and Teaching Conferences
Wednesdays 4:30 - 6:30 pm
4:30 - 5:30 pm
Plastic Surgery Teaching and Treatment
5:30 - 6:30 pm
Basic and Clinical Science of Plastic Surgery
Grand Rounds Conferences
** CME Credits Awarded through UCSD School of Medicine **
Division of Plastic Surgery Grand Rounds conferences includes distinguished professors from various plastic surgery visiting professor programs:
- American Council of Academic Plastic Surgeons (ACAPS)
- The American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons (ASAPS)
- The American Society of Maxillofacial Surgeons, (ASMS)
- American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS)
- American Society for Surgery of the Hand (ASSH)
- California Society of Plastic Surgeons (CSPS)
- International Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery (ISAPS)
- The Plastic Surgery Foundation (PSF)
January 23, 2019
William Kuzon, MD, PhD, FRCSC, FACS
Professor of Surgery, Plastic Surgery
Associate Program Director
University of Michigan
Ann Arbor, Michigan
Presented: "Comprehensive Care for Transgender patients" and "Gender Confirming Surgery"
January 9, 2019
Patrick Garvey, MD, FACS
Clinical Assistant Professor of Surgery
Associate Professor of Plastic Surgery
The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center
Presented: "Microsurgical Breast Reconstruction"
October 3, 2018
Bauback Safa, MD, MBA, FACS
The Buncke Clinic, San Francisco, CA
Clinical Assistant Professor of Surgery
Division of Plastic Surgery
University of California, San Francisco
San Francisco, CA
Presented: "Replant Revisited: Historical Highlights, Advancing the Limites, Techniques and Tips, Bridging the Nerve Gap, Challenging Replants and Free Flaps"
August 8, 2018
Michael S. Wong, MD
Director, Body Contouring After Weight Loss
Residency Program Director of Plastic Surgery
Professor, Department of Surgery
University of California, Davis
Presented: "Refinements in Post-Bariatric Body Contouring: Tissue Preserveration and Local Tissue Rearrangement and Sternal Plating: The Role of Rigid Fixation"
August 6, 2018
Carlos Roxo, MD
Chief of Plastic Surgery Service
Andaraj Federal Hospital
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Presented: "Post Bariatric Plastic Surgery"
May 30, 2018
Derrick C. Wan, MD
Associate Professor, Department of Surgery
Director of Maxillofacial Surgery, Lucile Packard Children's Hospital
Endowed Faculty Scholar, Child Health Research Institute at Stanford University
Hagey Family Faculty Scholar in Stem Cell Research and Regenerative Medicine
Stanford Univeristy Medical Center
Presented: "Don't Jump to Malocclusions" and "Unraveling Mechanisms of Mandibular Distraction"
April 18, 2018
Salah Rubayi, MD, FACS
Chairman, Dept of Surgery
Chief, Pressure Ulcer Management Service
Professor of Clinical Surgery
Division of Plastic Surgery
University of Southern California
Los Angeles, CA
Presented: "Comprehensive Management of Pressure Ulcers" and "Heterotopic Ossification in Spinal Injury Etiliology, Pathology and Management"
March 21, 2018
William Umansky, MD
Umansky Medical Center for Plastic Surgery
La Jolla, California
Past President, California Society of Plastic Surgeonsry
Past President, San Diego Plastic Surgery Society
San Diego, CA
Presented: "Pearls from Private Practice" and "Being a Happy Plastic Surgeon"
January 10, 2018
Christopher R. Forrest, MD, MSc, FRCSC, FACS
Professor, Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
Department of Surgery, University of Toronto
Chief, Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
Medical Director, The Centre for Craniofacial Care and Research
Presented: "Planes, Trains and Automobiles: Application of 3D Technology, Surgical Simulation and Robotics in Pediatric Craniofacial Surgery" and "Surgical Correction of Hypertelorism and Orbital Malposition"
October 20, 2017
Fu-Chan Wei, MD, FACS
Surgeon, Innovator, and Leader
Chang Gung Microsurgery Center
Presented: "Avoiding Unfavorable Results in Microsurgical Head and Neck Reconstruction" and "Developing a microsurgical center at Chang Gung and Vascularized fibula reconstruction of segmental mandibular and maxillary defect"
October 17, 2017
Jeffrey Janis, MD, FACS
Professor of Plastic Surgery, Neurosurgery,
Neurology, and Surgery
Executive Vice Chairman, Department of Plastic Surgery
Chief of Plastic Surgery, University Hospitals
President-Elect, American Society of Plastic Surgeons
Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center
Presented: "The Surgical Treatment of Migraine Headaches" and "Complications of Lower Extremity Reconstruction"
August 16, 2017
Daniel C. Mills, MD, FACS
Immediate Past President, ASAPS
Past President CSPS
Aesthetic Plastic Surgical Institute
Presented: "TASPA My Way"
April 26, 2017
Anureet Bajaj, MD
PSF Visiting Professor
Presented: "Microvascular in Private Practice" and "Ethics of Social Media"
January 11, 2017
David A. Staffenberg, MD, ScD (Hon), FACS Professor
Plastic Surgery, Neurosurgery & Pediatrics Vice Chair,
Hansjörg Wyss Department of Plastic Surgery
Chief of Pediatric Plastic Surgery
NYU Langone Medical Center
Presented: "Demystifying Midface Osteotomies" and "The 'New' Gold Standard of Craniopagus Separation: The rationale, development and success of the staged separation"
November 16, 2016
Hiroshi Mizuno, D Med Sci
Professor and Chief of the Department of Plastic Surgery
Jutendo University in Tokyo
Presented: "Role of Adipose-Derived Stem Cells in Plastic and Regenterative Surgery"
October 20, 2016
Steven Teitelbaum, MD, FACS
Associate Clinical Professor of Plastic Surgery,
UCLA School of Medicine
President, California Society of Plastic Surgeons
President, Aesthetic Surgery Education and Research Foundation
Presented: "Preventing and Managing the Unhappy Breast Augmentation Patient" and " Shaped Breast Implants: Do They Have a Role Today?"
September 28, 2016
Dr. Julie Park
Associate Professor and Director of Breast Reconstruction
University of Chicago Medicine & Biological Sciences
Presented: "Is preoperative mapping of perforators necessary in microsurgical abdominal autologous breast reconstruction: An intraoperative algorithm for abdominal flap choice" and "Beyond the DIEP: Tips and Pitfalls in Superficial Inferior Epigastric Perforator Flap breast reconstruction"
June 22, 2016
Dr. Eduardo Gongora
Chief, The Genesis Clinic and Spa
Presented: "Circular Abdominalplasty in Body Contouring"
May 16, 2016
MD, MBA, FACS
Vice President, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital
Presented: "Vascularized Lymph Node Flap Transfer for Upper and Lower Limbs Lymphedema"
April 13, 2016
Dr. Frank Lista, MD, FRCSC
Presented: "Vertical Scar Breast Reduction: The 10 Key Steps to Success" and "Lemon Juice and Optimism Bias: How Surgeons Make Mistakes"
Medical Director and Founder
Plastic Surgery Clinic in Toronto
February 17, 2016
W.P. Andrew Lee, MD
Professor and Chairman of Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
John Hopkins University School of Medicine
Presented: "Combined Injuries in the Upper Extremity" and "Advances and Challenges in Vascularized Composite Allo-transplantation"
September 23, 2015
Dr. Raman Mahabir
Chief, Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
Mayo Clinic in Arizona
Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
Presented: "Chest Wall Tumors and Reconstruction" and "An Approach to Research Study Design and Critical Appraisal of the Literature"
March 18, 2015
Jeffrey E. Janis, MD, FACS
Professor, Department of Plastic Surgery
The Ohio State University Medical Center, Columbus, OH
Department of Plastic Surgery
Presented: "Clinical Cases in Complex Abdominal Wall Reconstruction" and "The Surgical Treatment of Migraine Headaches"
February 18, 2015
Mary H. McGrath, MD, MPH
Presented: "Communicating with Difficult Patients"
Professor of Surgery, Division of Plastic Surgery Associate Chair for Quality and Safety, Department of Surgery
University of California San Francisco
January 28, 2015
William P. Adams, Jr, MD
Private Plastic Surgery Practice
Associate Clinical Professor of Plastic Surgery
UT Southwestern Medical Center
Presented: "The Process of Breast Augmentation- Planning and Technique" and "Capsular Contracture"
June 4, 2014
Dr. Gregory E. Lankin
Chief of Plastic and Reconstruction Surgery
Director of the Craniofacial center
University Hospitals *UH) Rainbow Babies and Children's Hospital
Assistant Professor, Plastic Surgery, Case Wester Reserve University School of Medicine
Clinical Assistant Professor, Pediatrics, Case Wester Reserve University School of Medicine
Presented: "Vascular Anomalies: Categorizations, Evaluation & Treatment" and "Craniofacial Surgeries: From Terrier to Current Concepts"
Please contact Pamela if you would like to present a Grand Rounds lecture or to be notified of upcoming Grand Round lectures.