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The course directors are Pr Jean-Luc Nizet, Chair of the Plastic and Maxillo-facial Surgery Department of the University of Liège,
and Dr Ivar van Heijningen, past president of EASAPS.
Program

Per two delegates, 1 fresh frozen cadaver is provided to:

  • Explore the anatomy and your injection accuracy on one side.
  • Practice the surgical techniques on the other side.
Objectives for Plastic Surgeons (in training)
  • Understand the external and anatomical features of aging.
  • Perform surgical and non-surgical procedures with attention to the pitfalls
    and anatomical danger zones under the guidance of the experts.
  • Interact with the experts during the presentations and the extensive dissections.
  • Maximize your learning experience by performing procedures on our fresh cadavers.
Faculty instructions
  • Max. 1/3 of the attributed time should be anatomical presentation with emphasis on relevant procedures, danger zones and surgical pittfalls.
  • Min. 2/3 of the time should be practical hands on dissection.
Equipment

Provided equipment is detailed on this page.

20 January 2022 @ 08:00 - 17:45
Day 01 Full Program
08:00 - 08:30
Registration
08:30 - 09:15
Welcome - Course instructions
09:15 - 09:30
Basic Anatomy of the Nose
09:30 - 09:45
Access dissection room
09:45 - 10:15
Open Rhinoplasty
10:15 - 12:15
Dissection
12:15 - 13:15
Lunch - during lunch: possible sponsor lecture
13:15 - 13:45
Spreader flaps and grafts, graft harvesting
13:45 - 15:15
Dissection
15:15 - 15:45
Coffee break
15:45 - 17:15
Columella strut, septal extension grafts, tip sutures
17:15 - 17:30
Basic Rhinoplasty theory
17:30 - 18:00
Rhinoplasty demo: "Tips & tricks in Rhinoplasty"
18:00 - 18:15
Take home messages
18:15
Adjourn
21 January 2022 @ 08:00 - 20:00
Day 02 Full Program
08:00 - 08:30
Registration
08:30 - 09:15
Welcome - Course instructions
09:15 - 09:30
Basic Anatomy of the Face
09:30 - 09:45
Non-surgical injections
09:45 - 10:30
Dissection
10:30 - 10:45
Forehead and Brow - Temporal lift
10:45 - 11:00
Forehead and Brow - Direct Excision
11:00 - 12:30
Dissection
12:30 - 13:30
Lunch - During lunch: possible sponsor lecture
13:30 - 14:00
Upper eyelid + Ptosis correction
14:00 - 15:30
Dissection
15:30 - 16:00
Coffee break
16:00 - 16:15
SST, Canthopexy, Lower Blepharoplasty
16:15 - 16:30
Direct excision
16:30 - 18:30
Dissection
18:30 - 19:00
Facial nerve danger points
19:00
Adjourn
20:00
Course dinner Van Der Valk Sélys Hotel
22 January 2022 @ 08:15 - 17:00
Day 03 Full Program
08:00 - 08:30
Cheek & Neck: the fixation points
08:30 - 08:45
Basic approach to facelift
08:45 - 09:00
Pre-SMAS MACS
09:00 - 09:15
SMAS plication, smasectomy, SMAS advancement
09:15 - 10:45
Dissection
10:45 - 11:15
Coffee break
11:15 - 12:45
Dissection
12:45 - 13:30
Lunch - During lunch: Face demo: "Facial fixation points"
13:30 - 13:45
Platysmaplasty, Neck SMAS flaps
13:45 - 14:00
Midline suturing of platysma, transection of platysma
14:00 - 16:00
Dissection
16:00 - 16:30
Lipofilling
17:00
Adjourn