The course directors are Prof. Jean-Luc Nizet, Chair of the Plastic and Maxillo-facial Surgery Department at the University of Liège, and Dr Ivar van Heijningen.
Per two delegates, 1 fresh frozen cadaver is provided to:
Dr Renato Saltz (USA)
Dr Salz is the current president-elect of ISAPS and will be president in October 2016. He chairs the ISAPS visiting professor program and is a past-president of the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery (ASAPS). He is a board certified plastic reconstructive surgeon with an interest in cosmetic surgery, specifically in facial rejuvenation, body contouring, breast surgery and reconstruction after cancer. As a speaker and visiting professor he is traveling the world to teach aesthetic plastic surgery and promote patient safety.
Dr Paraskevas Kontoes (Greece)
Dr Kontoes is a ISAPS Visiting Professor, ISAPS Education Council Vice-Chair, Director of Plastic Aesthetic and Laser surgery Dept. “Hygeia” Hospital, Athens, Greece. He is known for the innovative evolution of the Laser Blepharoplasty technique. His research and experience in Laser and Plastic Surgery are appreciated worldwide and he is regularly invited to international Congresses and Universities to give lectures. He is the author of several papers, reviews and clinical studies in international Journals. He is Life Honorary President of the European Society for Laser Aesthetic Surgery (ESLAS).
Dr Gianluca Campiglio (Italy)
Specialist in Plastic Surgery with clinical experience in reconstructive and aesthetic plastic surgery. He is a founding member of the Italian Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery and an ASAPS/ASPS international member. He is the current Secretary of ISAPS, ISAPS Visiting Professor and an advisory member of the Aesthetic Plastic Surgery Journal. During his career he has published more than 200 scientific papers in Italian and foreign journals or books and attended more than 300 national and international meetings of Plastic Surgery.
Pr Serge de Fontaine (Belgium)
Specialist in Plastic Surgery for nearly 20 years, and member of numerous Belgian and international scientific societies. Pr de Fontaine is the Chair of the Plastic Surgery Department in Hopital Erasme, Free University Hospital of Brussels, Belgium. He has particular interest in rhinoplasty, both aesthetic as well reconstructive. He is an excellent lecturer and dedicated teacher.
Dr Jan Fabré (Belgium)
Specialist in Plastic Surgery for more than 10 years, and member of numerous Belgian and international scientific societies. Dr Fabré currently works in the Plastic Surgery Deparment of CWZ in Nijmegen, The Netherlands. He works privately at the Sanavisie Clinic, in Mill, NL. He has extensive experience with anatomic dissection courses and is a great teacher.
Dr Alex Verpaele (Belgium)
Specialist in Plastic Surgery for more than 15 years, and member of numerous Belgian and international scientific societies. Dr Verpaele is assistant clinical professor of the Plastic Surgery Department in the University Hospital of Gent, Belgium. He also is co-founder of the Coupure Centrum voor Plastische Chirurgie and E:MC2 surgicenter where he performs cosmetic procedures. Welknown for his co-authorship of the MACS-lift he is a reviewer for 3 international journals in plastic surgery, co-author of 3 books and wrote many chapters in other books, numerous articles in journals and presented more than 200 times on international meetings. He is the co-organizer of the CATFAS and CATBAS meetings.
Dr Bahram Dezfoulian (Belgium)
Specialist in Plastic Surgery for more than 15 years, and member of numerous Belgian and international scientific societies. Dr Dezfoulian currently works in the Plastic Surgery Department of CHU in Liege, Belgium. He also works privately. He has extensive experience with microsurgery, breast reconstruction, aesthetic and reconstructive facial surgery.
Pr Jean-Luc Nizet (Belgium)
Dr Ivar van Heijningen (Belgium)
Dr van Heijningen is a plastic surgeon and works in AZ Zeno hospitals of Knokke and Blankenberge where he does a multitude of procedures. His colleagues have chosen him to represent them in the medical board of the hospital and he is the chairman of the operating room committee.
He is also co-founder of Duinbergen Clinic. His membership of renowned professional societies proves his eloquence. He has been chosen as secretary of the Belgian chapter of ISAPS, and was asked to chair the membership committee. He is a board member of RBSPS as well. He initiated the European Standard for Aesthetic Surgery Services out of concern for patient safety. His work on this field was appreciated and he was asked to be International board member of the American Association for Accreditation of Ambulatory Surgery Facilities International.
Specialist in plastic surgery for nearly twenty years, and member of numerous Belgian and international scientific societies, Prof. Nizet is the Chair of the Plastic and Maxillo-facial Surgery Department in the University Hospital of Liège, Belgium.
He also is co-founder of the Botaclinic where he performs cosmetic procedures.
As President of the Board of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeon (French lead) from 2010 to 2013 and President of the Royal Belgian Society of Plastic Surgery, Prof. Nizet has been extremely concerned about the training requirements for practitioners. Additionnally, he works at parliamentary level to set standards controlling plastic and cosmetic surgery in private practice.
Prof. Dr. Benoit Hendrickx works as an associate professor in plastic surgery at the University Hospital of Brussels (UZ VUB) and at Duinbergen Clinic, Knokke. After his training, he spent several years in the UK and Australia specializing in microsurgery and cosmetic surgery. He has a profound interest in facial anatomy and teaches about facial anatomy and injection strategies throughout the world.
Prof. Hendrickx is member of ISAPS, AAPS and board member of the Royal Belgian Society of Plastic Surgery.
As a course organizer, Prof. Hendrickx will be available to answer your technical, anatomical and practical questions.
Essential dissection instruments (forceps, scalpels, retractors, dissection scissors etc.) will be provided; please bring your own instruments should you wish to perform any specific procedures such as rhinoplasty or osteotomies. Please also remember to bring your loupes to get the most out of this course!
The easiest way to safely book is by credit card through our secured website. Please contact Mrs Anne-Marie Gillain (firstname.lastname@example.org) for our bank account details should you wish to pay by bank transfer.
Before December 1st, 2016: 1750,00 €
After December 1st, 2016: 2000,00 €
ISAPS members reduction: -100,00 €
of Liège – Sart-Tilman
CHU de Liège – Site du Sart-Tilman
Avenue Hippocrate 1
du Sart Tilman – B. 35
Mrs Anne-Marie GILLAIN
Phone: +32 (0) 4 242 52 61
Fax: +32 (0) 4 366 70 61
Please contact the course organizer, Prof. Benoit Hendrickx by filling out the form beside.