Presentations to National and International meetings

5th International Congress on Auricular Reconstruction, Sydney Australia 11-13 March 2012

6 presentations given.

  1. Refinements in framework design to improve conchal bowl depth and tragal antitragal definition.
  2. Assessment of surgical and quality of life outcomes in auricular reconstruction using autogenous costal cartilage.
  3. Rfinements in the second stage ear reconstruction to improve depth of sulcus.
  4. Minimal Access harvesting of temporoparietal flaps.
  5. Simultaneous bilateral ear reconstruction.
  6. Costal margin reconstruction after costal cartilage harvesting.

 

Undergraduate Plastic and Reconstructive & Aesthetic Surgery Conference, 26th  November 2011

Invited Speaker

Paediatric Plastic Surgery

 

Facial Deformity Surgery- Past, Present and Future. Royal College of Surgeons 19th May 2011

Invited Speaker

Reconstruction of Facial Appendages

 

Parkside Hospital GP Seminar 14th May 2011

The Restoration in Forma and Function After Pregnancy for the Abdomen and Breast.

 

Facial Plastic Surgery Course Royal National Throat Nose and Ear Hospital 12th May 2011

Invited Speaker

Prominent Ear Correction

Ear Reconstruction

 

British Association of Paediatric Otolaryngology, September 2010

Invited Speaker

Microtia: How I do it.

 

Royal Society of Medicine, Plastic Section, 18 May 2010

Invited Speaker

Prominent Ears: Assessment and use of safe and effective techniques

 

Lister Hospital Breakfast Seminar 20th May 2010

Current Concepts in Cosmetic Surgery

 

Undergraduate Plastic and Reconstructive & Aesthetic Surgery Conference, 7th February 2010

Invited Speaker

Paediatric Plastic Surgery

 

Facial Plastic Surgery Week February 2010

Invited Speaker

Prominent Ear Correction

 

Jordanian Facial Aesthetic Workshop24th October 2009

Invited Speaker

Ear deformities and reconstruction

 

Aesthetic Orthognathic Surgery, Royal College of Surgeons of England 21st May 2009 Invited Speaker

Aesthetic Ear Surgery

 

Bariatric Surgery 16th May 2009 Royal Free Hospital

Case Presentation Post Weight Loss Surgery

 

British Society of Otology, 5th February 2009 Invited Speaker

Paediatric Ear Reconstruction

 

Undergraduate Plastic and Reconstructive & Aesthetic Surgery Conference, 31st January 2009 Invited Speaker

Paediatric Plastic Surgery

 

British Association of Plastic Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgeons, December 2008

Special Interest Group in Ear Reconstruction

The Great Ormond Street Hospital Ear Reconstruction Service

 

BAPRAS Educational Course, Manchester, 11-12th April 2008

The management of soft tissues in craniofacial surgery. Invited Speaker

 

Maxilofacial Unit St George’s Hospital. Invited Speaker, 12th December 2007

Ear Reconstruction Management of Skin Malignancy

 

4th International Congress on Auricular Reconstruction  BAPRAS Edinburgh, 10-12 October 2007

Comparing analgesia techniques after costal cartilage harvest.

 

BAPRAS Educational Course, Manchester, 29-30th September 2006

Paediatric trunk deformities. Lecture

 

British Association of Plastic Surgeons, December 2005                          

Versatility of diced cartilage – fascia grafts in dorsal nasal augmentation

 

European Association of Plastic Surgeons, Marseille, France, May 2005                             

Free tensor fasciae latae musculofasciocutanious flap. Its use in reconstructing challenging defects, a series of 85 cases.

 

Annual Scientific Congress of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons, Melbourne, Australia, April 2004

Free tensor fasciae latae musculofasciocutanious flap.

 

Annual Scientific Congress of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons, Melbourne, Australia, April 2004

The use of the Siamese combined free flap to reconstruct challenging defects: twin and triplet variants

 

International confederation for Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgery, 13th Congress, Sydney, Australia, August 2003              

The phenomenon of the late recovered bell’s palsy. Treatment options to improve symmetry and patient psychology.

 

International confederation for Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgery, 13th Congress, Sydney, Australia, August 2003              

Extensor tendon rehabilitation regimes. A prospective randomised trial.

 

British Association of Plastic Surgeons, June 2002

Percutanious anterior scoring, Another twist to the story.

 

European Association of Plastic Surgeons, Crete, Greece, May 2002

Percutanious anterior scoring, Another twist to the story.                                                                           

 

International Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, Istambul, Turkey, May 2002

Long term prospective follow-up of botulinum toxin treatment for facial rhytides

 

European Association of Plastic Surgeons, Helsinki, Finland, May 2001

Invited Speaker ECSAPS Winner Best Presentation                              

5-fu modulates collagen synthesis by fibroblasts: implications for the reduction in post-operative recurrence rates in Dupuytren’s contracture.

 

British Association of Plastic Surgeons, November 2000

5-fu and its mode of action in Dupuytren’s disease

 

European Congress for Scientists and Plastic Surgeons, Paris France. October 2000

Best Presentation Prize.

5-fu modulates collagen synthesis by fibroblasts: implications for the reduction in post-operative recurrence rates in Dupuytren’s contracture

 

Scandinavian-Hungarian Hand Society, Kuopio Finland, August 2000

The role of 5-fluorouracil in the modulation of the important pro-fibrotic factor, transforming growth factor beta 1, in Dupuytren’s contracture fibroblasts

 

Federation of European Societies of Surgery of the Hand, Barcelona, Spain, June 2000

The modulation of fibroblast function to reduce the recurrence rates of Dupuytren’s disease of the hand (Poster)

 

Federation of European Societies of Surgery of the Hand, Barcelona Spain        , June 2000

The complications of Dupuytren’s contracture surgery (Poster)                                                               

 

European Tissue Repair Society, Brussels, Belgium, May 2000

The modulation of TGFb-1, an important profibrotic factor, by 5-fu in fibroblasts derived from Dupuytren’s contracture

 

British Association of Plastic Surgeons, November 1999

Dupuytren’s Fibroblasts. The effect of growth mediators and 5-FU on collagen metabolism

 

British Society for Surgery of the Hand, October 1999

How collagen synthesis of cultured fibroblasts is affected by 5-fluorouracil and TGFb

 

European Congress for Scientists and Plastic Surgeons, Maarstricht, Holland, October 1999

How 5-fluorouracil and TGFb affects the collagen metabolism of cultured fibroblasts

 

American Society for Surgery of the Hand, Boston, Massachusetts, USA, September 1999

Dupuytren’s fibroblasts and transforming growth factor b1: A possible explanation for high postoperative recurrence rates (Poster)

 

International confederation for Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgery, San Francisco, California, USA, June 1999      

Dupuytren’s Disease. A long term follow up of 253 patients (Poster)

 

Royal Society of Medicine, Plastic Section, January 1999

Research. A Personal View.

 

British Association of Plastic Surgeons, November 1998

The influence of TGFb-1 on Dupuytren’s fibroblasts

 

British Association of Surgical Oncology, November 1998

Breast Reconstruction: comparing five different methods of breast volume measurement

 

RAFT Annual Seminar, October 1998

Dupuytren’s disease

 

Royal Society of Medicine, Plastic Section, May 1998

Difficult head and neck reconstruction

 

Royal Society of Medicine, Plastic Section, March 1998

A secure case of self mutilation

 

Royal Society of Medicine, Clinical Section, October 1996

Subclavian steal syndrome. Carotid subclavian transposition

 

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