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American Association of Plastic Surgeons
Program & Abstracts
SATURDAY, MAY 15, 2021
8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Reconstructive Symposium

SUNDAY, MAY 16, 2021
7:30 am - 3:00 pm
Aesthetic Symposium:
AAPS 99th Annual Meeting Opening Ceremonies
4:00 pm
Welcome & Introduction
Donald R. Mackay, M.D.

Joseph E. Losee, M.D.
Chair, Program Committee
4:15 pm
Introduction of New Members
W. P. Andrew Lee, M.D.
4:25 pm
Introduction of Cannon Medical Student Attendees
David Larson, M.D.
AAPS Past President
4:30 pm
James Barrett Brown Award and Presentation
Introduced by: Robert J. Havlik, M.D..
Vice President
4:40 pm
John D. Constable International Traveling Fellowship
Introduced by: William G. Austen, Jr., M.D.
Chair, Constable Fellowship Committee
4:45 pm
Clinician of the Year
Introduced by: Donald R. Mackay, M.D.
5:05 pm
Honorary and Distinguished Fellow Awards
Introduced by: Nicholas Vedder, M.D.
Chair, Honors Committee
5:10 pm
Announcement of AAPS Academic Scholar
Introduced by: Russell Reid, M.D.
Chair, Research and Education Committee
5:15 pm
Announcement of AAPS Research Achievement Awards
Introduced by: Russell Reid, M.D.
Chair, Research and Education Committee
5:20 pm
Presentation of 2019 Leonard R. Rubin AAPS Award Paper
Introduced by: Linda G. Phillips, M.D.

Ti-Sheng Chang Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Award
Introduced by: Donald R. Mackay, M.D.
5:25 pm
BCRF/AAPS Young Clinician Award
Introduced by: Christopher Forrest, M.D.
Chair, Scientific Program Awards Committee
5:30 pm
Introduction of EURAPS Officers

Presentation of EURAPS Award Paper
"Phase 1 Lymfactin® Study: Safety of Combined Adenoviral VEGF-C and Lymph Node Transfer Treatment for Upper Extremity Lymphedema"
Paulina Hartiala, M.D.
Turku University Hospital, Turku, Finland
5:45 pm
Presentation of the 2021 ACAPS Robert Goldwyn Mentor of the Year Award
Anthony Smith, M.D.
5:50 pm
Presidential Address
"Four Statues in Parliament Square: Lessons in Magnanimity from the Tip of Africa"

Donald R. Mackay, M.D.

Introduced by: Joseph E. Losee, M.D.; Greg Ash, M.D.
7:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Cannon Dinner

MONDAY, MAY 17, 2021
8:00 am
ACAPS Panel: "Competency Based Training - Building the Plane While we Fly It"
Moderator: Robert Weber, M.D.
Panelists: John Potts, M.D.; Vu Nguyen, M.D.; Scott Lifchez, M.D.; Adizeh Momoh, M.D.
9:00 am
AAPS Academic Scholar Presentations
Summer Hansen, M.D. PhD.
AAPS/Furnas Academic Scholar

Theodore Kung, M.D.
AAPS/PSF Academic Scholar
9:15 am - 10:00 am
Kiskadden Lecturer
"From the Depths of Despair to the Pinnacle of Success"

Rodrigue Mortel, M.D.
Introduced by: Donald R. Mackay, M.D.
10:30 am
Scientific Session I: Craniofacial/Pediatrics
11:30 am
Scientific Session II: Aesthetic Face
12:30 pm
ADJOURN for Lunch
12:30 pm
Women Surgeons' Luncheon
1:30 pm
PANEL: Social Media: The Good, The Bad, and the Ugly
Moderator: Joseph E. Losee, M.D.
Panelists: Nicole Jarrett, M.D.; Heather Furnas, M.D.; Anu Bajaj, M.D.; Rod Rohrich, M.D.
2:45 pm
Scientific Session III: Aesthetic Breast/Body Contouring
4:45 pm
Scientific Session IV: Innovations - Short Papers
6:30 pm
8:15 pm
Awards and Presentation

TUESDAY, MAY 18, 2021
8:00 am
Scientific Session V: Hand and Extremity
9:00 am
Scientific Session VI: General Reconstruction
10:15 am
Update on Surgical Treatment of Lymphedema
David W. Chang, Joseph Dayan, Arin K. Greene, John K. MacDonald, Jaume Masia, Babak Mehrara, Peter C Neligan, Dung Nguyen
10:45 am
Scientific Session VII: Basic Science Research
11:45 am
Scientific Session VIII: Education/Practice Management/Other
12:30 pm
Business Meeting Luncheon
12:30 pm
Young Faculty Forum
1:30 pm
Scientific Session IX: Breast Reconstruction
3:00 pm
Scientific Session X: Outcomes and New Techniques / New Horizons
4:15 pm