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Winter 2015 Newsletter
Michael L. Bentz, MD, FAAP, FACS

Michael L. Bentz, MD, FAAP, FACS
Michael L. Bentz, MD, FAAP, FACS

It is a pleasure to invite you to attend the 2016 meeting of the American Association of Plastic Surgeons to be held at the Sheraton Hotel and Towers in New York City, NY on May 19-22, 2016. This is a historic meeting, held for the first time in conjunction with the Plastic Surgery Research Council. The intent of this close collaboration is to bring the very best of clinical, translational, and basic science research and experience to you in one location at one time. The meeting has been carefully designed to interface with joint programming, as well as with the independent sessions that you would typically see at each meeting. Read More

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Annual Business Meeting
Tuesday, April 14, 2015
Westin Kierland
Scottsdale, Arizona

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27 new members were elected to membership in AAPS. This Class of 2015 will be formally inducted at the 2016 Annual Meeting at the Sheraton New York, May 19-22, 2016. View New Members

AAPS is pleased to be able to award the AAPS/Furnas Academic Scholarship for 2015 – 2017 to Benjamin Levi, M.D., from the University of Michigan for his research project entitled, "Targeting Heterotopic Ossification Induced Joint Contractures Before They Occur Through Early Detection and Angiogenic Inhibition". Previous Recipients...

Research Achievement Awards were presented to Gary C. Burget, M.D. for clinical research and to Paul S. Cederna, M.D. for basic science. Previous Recipients...

AAPS is once again delighted to continue co-sponsorship of the 3rd Annual ACAPS Winter Workshop – which took place February 6-7, 2016 at the O'Hare Hilton Hotel, Chicago, Illinois.

The workshop is intended to improve the skills of and increase the resources for Program Directors and Surgical Educators in Plastic Surgery. This year’s workshop focused on "Teaching and Learning: Employing the Tools of the 21st Century", Resident Recruitment, Technology Tutorials, and presentation of educational papers. A detailed program is available on the ACAPS Website.

View the 2015 – 2016 Committees on the AAPS website.

AAPS encourages all members to consider service on an AAPS committee. Please take a look at the committee list and contact the Administrative office if you are interested in serving on a committee next year.


American Association of Plastic Surgeons

The American Association of Plastic Surgeons, founded in 1921, is the oldest organized Plastic Surgery organization in the world. Its Annual Meeting is the academic highlight of... [ more ]

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