About this event

  • Date and time Thu 14 May 2020 from 8:30am to 5:00pm
  • Location Royal Society of Medicine
  • Organised by Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery

*Please note this event has been cancelled.*

This event offers you the opportunity to understand the factors and review the science of regenerative medicine in relation to facial fat grafting techniques and outcomes. 

The exploration into techniques relevant to fat harvesting, processing and grafting highlight the valuable adjunct these procedures have in facial surgery. 

Topics include: 

  • The biology of fat grafting in the context of regenerative medicine
  • Different methods of fat harvest, preparation and injection
  • Evaluate short and long term results
  • The factors influencing the stability of grafted fat

Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery Section: Short Paper Prize - May

Prize: £100

Submission deadline: Thursday 19 March 2020

Open to: All trainees in relevant specialties

Application guidelines

Papers should be on the topic related to the use of fat grafting to the face or research related to the topic. Abstracts should be no more than 200 words (excluding title, authors and references).

The best abstracts will be chosen for presentation at the section meeting on Thursday 14 May 2020.


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Key speakers

David Grishkyan

Plastic Surgeon, Moscow

Tunc Teriyaki

Plastic Surgeon, London

Dan Ezra

Consultant Oculoplastic Surgeon and Honorary Associate Professor, Moorfields Eye Hospital.


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Registration, tea and coffee
Welcome and introduction

Chair: Mr Mehmet Mainsali, Consultant Maxillofacial Surgeon, St George's Hospital

Why? Where? How? Facial fat grafting simplified

Mr Tunc Tiryaki, Plastic Surgeon, Cadogan Clinic

To be confirmed

Dr Kai Schlaudraff, Plastic Surgeon, Concept Clinic

Tea and coffee break
Volumetric correction of upper and lower eyelids

Mr David Grishkyan, Plastic Surgeon

Periorbital and orbital fat grafting

Mr Dan Ezra, Consultant Oculoplastic Surgeon and Honorary Associate Professor, Moorfields Eye Hospital

Panel discussion - Fat grafting: Show me the science

Chair: Mr Ali Ghanem, Plastic Surgeon

SVF enriched fat grafting: Myth or reality?

Mr Tunc Tiryaki

To be confirmed

Dr Kai Schlaudraff 

Complications of lipofiling and blepharoplasty: How to avoid them and how to correct them

Mr David Grishkyan

Tea and coffee break
Panel discussion - Facial fat grafting 'my way'

Chair: Mr Mehmet Manisali

Prize: Short papers
Closing remarks
Close of meeting


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