Young Plastic Surgeons 2019 Events

The ASPS Young Plastic Surgeons (YPS) Forum is a diverse community and resource for young plastic surgeons which provides opportunities for networking, sharing of ideas, political advocacy and leadership development.

Acting as a liaison between plastic surgeons in the early stages of their careers and established ASPS Member Surgeons, the YPS Forum facilitates opportunities for young plastic surgeons to become involved in the Society, fostering openness to new ideas and fresh perspectives while having fun.

All plastic surgeons under the age of 42 and/or have been in practice for fewer than eight years are considered young plastic surgeons.

During Plastic Surgery the Meeting 2019, ASPS invites all young plastic surgeons to the following events:

YPS Breakout Sessions

Join YPS for interactive topical discussions on practice management, career transitions, work/life balance, social media, and more! Attendees can expect to break up into topical areas to brainstorm and will put their ideas onto a whiteboard. Whiteboards will be displayed in the exhibit hall for the remainder of the meeting.

 8:00 — 9:00 a.m.
Saturday, Sept. 21
San Diego Convention Center

YPS Networking Reception

Network with other young plastic surgeons during this complimentary event.

 6:00 — 7:00 p.m.
 Saturday, Sept. 21
Room Indigo E, Hilton San Diego Bayfront
Registration is required, no fee.

If you have questions about any of the YPS events, please call (847) 228-9900 or email Click here for more information about Residents Bowl.