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ASMS Programs & Events: Sunday, October 13

The American Society of Maxillofacial Surgeons offers the following programming on Sunday, October 13. ASMS Day will showcase a new problem case-based module extending the reconstructive ladder to include craniofacial microsurgery and allotransplantation, plus a new session contrasting the perspectives from Old and New Masters.

Highlights include:
Old Masters/Young Masters
  • Panel 1: Unilateral Coronal Caniosynostosis: Linton Whitaker, MD; Jeffrey Fearon, MD          
  • Panel 2: Posterior Skull Deformities: Joseph Gruss, MD; John Grant, MD                        
  • Panel 3: Sagittal Cranionsynostosis: Henry Kawamoto, MD; Steven Cohen, MD

ASMS Case Based Module: The Reconstructive Ladder

  • Panel 1: Reconstruction of Soft Tissue Defects of the Head & Neck
  • Panel 2: Craniofacial Microsurgery

8:00 - 8:40 a.m.
 Panel: Old Masters/Young Masters
8:40 - 10:00 a.m.
 ASMS Case Based Module: The Reconstructive Ladder
10:15 - 11:05 a.m.
 Panel: Management of Cleft Lip Nasal Deformity
11:05 - 11:15 a.m.
 ASMS Presidential Address, Henry Vasconez, MD
11:15 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
 ASMS Kazanjian Lecture: A Life That Matters – Kenneth Salyer, MD
1:15 -  2:15 p.m.
 Panel: Pediatric Facial Fractures
2:15 - 3:15 p.m.
 ASMS Grant Awards
3:30 - 4:30 p.m.
 Panel: The New Business of Headaches

ASMS Annual Business Meeting and Luncheon

12:00 - 1:15 p.m.
Fee: $50/person

The ASMS Annual Business Meeting Luncheon will be held at the San Diego Convention Center on Sunday at 12:00 p.m. The ASMS Leadership will provide an update on activities during the past year; will present new membership candidates in all categories; and will vote on any changes to the bylaws. All ASMS Members are strongly encouraged to attend.

ASMS Presidential Reception

7:00 - 10:00 p.m.

All ASMS Members and special guests are invited to join Henry Vasconez and the ASMS Leadership at The Prado located at the historic House of Hospitality in the center of San Diego’s famous Balboa Park. In addition to great food, libations, and lively entertainment, Dr. Vasconez will present ASMS Awards and Recognitions to leaders in the specialty. Please join us to celebrate the Society and to enjoy the camaraderie of your colleagues.


Find out what was discussed at last year's ASMS Day in the video below:

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