Foad Nahai, MD, FACS, to Lead 2020 Trustees Talk
The 2020 Trustees Talk will feature Foad Nahai, MD, FACS, a past chair of the Plastic Surgery Research Council.
Where Would I Be Without Mentors?
Saturday, October 17, 2020
5:30 - 6:00 p.m.
Dr. Nahai Biography
Foad Nahai, MD, FACS, the Maurice J. Jurkiewicz chair in Plastic Surgery and Professor of Surgery in Emory University School of Medicine, has taught for over forty years. He is certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgery and served as a director of the board for six years. Not only Dr. Nahai's patients but also his peers benefit from his incomparable wealth of experience. His contributions to the field of plastic surgery make him a highly-sought presenter, both domestically and internationally.
He has developed and implemented many procedures, some of which he has been invited to demonstrate live. Dr. Nahai, who is recognized worldwide as an innovator and leader, has been featured at dozens of symposia, national and international meetings. In recognition of his many contributions to the field, he has been named an honorary Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons of England, Royal College of Surgeons of Thailand and honorary member of numerous plastic surgery organizations on all continents.
His list of publications comprises over 225 peer-reviewed scientific articles and 13 books, including The Art of Aesthetic Surgery, that he both authored and edited. He is a past chair of the Plastic Surgery Research Council, past President of the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery and the International Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, past President of the American Society for Accreditation of Surgical Facilities and currently serves as Editor-in-Chief of the Aesthetic Surgery Journal.
Dr. Nahai's unparalleled expertise in plastic surgery has resulted in scores of accolades and awards: he is one of the "Best Doctors in America" and "Best Doctors in the U.S."; Good Housekeeping, Town & Country Magazine and Atlanta Magazine list him as one of the nation's best plastic surgeons and W Magazine names him one of the world's best plastic surgeons.