Programme

New dates: 18 & 19 June 2021

As the conference has been moved to June 2021, the programme below is currently being reviewed and will be updated very soon.

09:30 - 10:00

Welcome and introduction: setting the scene

10:00 - 11:00

Session 1

  • Use of biotherapies in face and body surgery Ash Mosahebi 
  • Epigenetics for aesthetic practitioners Eqram Rahman

11:00 - 11:30

Session 2

  • Best practice updates on fillers Bouraoui Kotti
  • Management of skin for surgeons Saqib Bashir
  • Facial aesthetic & aesthetic concept: clinical application of muscle relaxants and fillers Kaveh Shakib
  • How to improve the functioning of your office: it's time to embrace disruption Thierry Van Hemelryk

11:30 - 12:15

Stream 1: Body

Session 3

Abdomen 
  • Abdominoplasty details based on presenting anatomy - a new look at anatomy and how to refine your procedure Anita Hazara (invited)
  • Invasive vs non-invasive Alex Karidis
  • Garments: pros vs cons and drains vs no drains Tim Brown

Stream 2: Face

Session 3

Eyes
  • Blepheroplasty: anatomy and importance Foad Nahai
  • Understanding the upper eyelid: take a closer look Daniel Ezra
  • Lower lid blepharoplasty: techniques and preventing complications Rajni Jain (invited)

12:15 - 13:00

Stream 1: Body

Session 4

Abdomen
  • Safety in abdominoplasty David Floyd
  • Tummy tuck after massive weight loss Ibby Younis
  • When does an abdominoplasty become an abdominal wall reconstruction - should we use a mesh and which mesh? Ibby Younis

Stream 2: Face

Session 4

Midface, Lower Face and Neck
  • Forehead: techniques and indications, pros and cons TBC
  • Suture suspension neck lift George Bitar
  • Title to be confirmed, kindly supported by Vivacy Laboratories

14:00 - 14:45

Stream 1: Body

Session 5

Breast
  • New frontiers in fat transfer Amin Kalaaji
  • Combining fat & implants Ibby Younis
  • ALCL: Smooth vs textured implants Stephen Hamilton

Stream 2: Face

Session 5

Facelifts
  • Technical tricks to make your face lift go smoothly John Yousif
  • Facelift techniques: from basic to advanced to achieve natural results Ullas Raghavan
  • Thread-lift as an option for non-surgical facial rejuvenation Anil Joshi

14:45 - 15:30

Stream 1: Body

Session 6

Buttock and lower body
  • Anatomy and physiology of lower body surgery Katarina Andjelkov
  • Brazilian butt lift: retention of fat or retention of shape Foued Hamza

Stream 2: Face

Session 6

Rhinoplasty
  • Pre-operative considerations in rhinoplasty Peter Andrews
  • Contemporary rhinoplasty: an overview Charles East
  • Medical rhinoplasty: indications and limitations Bouraoui Kotti

16:00 - 16:45

Stream 1: Body

Session 7

Abdomen Video Workshops

Stream 2: Face

Session 7

Rhinoplasty Video Workshops
  • Endonasal Rhinoplasty  Alireza Mesbahi
  • Refinement procedure in rhinoplasty: Alar base reduction and allied procedures Alireza Mesbahi
  • Preservation techniques Charles East

16:45 - 17:30

Stream 1: Body

Session 8: Afternoon keynote

Maximising safety in aesthetic practice and managing the unhappy patient Foad Nahai

18:00 - 20:00

FABS Welcome Reception and Social Function

09:00 - 10:00

Stream 1: Body

Session 1

Abdomen
  • Liposuction with abdominoplasty Alexander Aslani
  • 3D-Lipo Constantino Mendieta
  • Sculpting the male torso Nimrod Friedman

Stream 2: Face

Session 1

Lower Face/Neck
  • The hyoid suspension neck lift: technique and long term follow up John Yousif
  • Management of heavy neck: minimally invasive procedures Richard Gentile
  • Management of heavy neck: a patient-based approach Alwyn D’Souza

10:00 - 11:00

Stream 1: Body

Session 2

Breasts
  • The male pectoral area Constantino Mendieta
  • Breast reduction in males Nimrod Freidman
  • Scar reduction in mammoplasty Foued Hamza
  • No vertical scar in breast reduction John Yousif

Stream 2: Face

Session 2

Rhinoplasty
  • Management of septum and turbinates in rhinoplasty Peter Hellings
  • Deconstructive-reconstructive rhinoplasty Charles East
  • Minimal intervention for optimal results Peter Hellings

11:30 - 12:15

Stream 1: Body

Session 3

Buttock
  • Buttock augmentation: gluteal aesthetic and evaluation Constantino Mendieta
  • Subcutaneous injection Romeu Fadul
  • Safety in buttock surgery Katarina Andjelkov

Stream 2: Face

Session 3

Rhinoplasty
  • Nasal tip sculpting: suture and grafting techniques Nuri Çeilk
  • Management of middle third: preservation and function Hesham Saleh
  • Augmentation rhinoplasty techniques: form and function Peter Andrews

12:15 - 13:00

Stream 1: Body

Session 4

Interactive case studies
  • Buttock Alexander Aslani
  • Combination surgery Amin Kalaaji
  • Breast Tim Brown

Stream 2: Face

Session 4

Interactive Case Studies
  • Difficult rhinoplasty patient Peter Andrews
  • Septorhinoplasty for a collapsed nose Alwys D'Souza
  • Revision rhinoplasty: challenges and solutions Tim Woolford

14:45 - 15:30

Session 5

From head to toe: a video overview of face and body surgery

Session 6

Professional PR panel: marketing for surgeon
  • Panelists: 
    Charles East, Richard Gentile, Alex Karidis, Mark Bugg & Tingy Simoes