Saturday, May 27, 2023
University Conference Center
Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center and Penn State College of Medicine
30 Conference Dr.
Hershey, PA 17033
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- State the advances in plastic surgery training and clinical care at Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center.
- Recall the historical contributions of Penn State Health Plastic Surgery to organized plastic surgery nationally.
- Identify the role of plastic surgery in regenerative medicine research and describe potential clinical applications.
- 7 a.m. | Breakfast
- 8 a.m. | History of the Division:
Stephen Miller, MD
Putting Penn State Health on the Map
Ernest Manders, MD
Shane Johnson, MD
Current State of Plastic Surgery Training in the United States
Donald Mackay, MD, FRCS
- 8:30 a.m. | Penn State Health Plastic Surgery Residency, 1973-2023
John Ingraham, MD
John Roberts, MD
- 9 a.m. | Interdisciplinary Surgery at Penn State Health:
Update on Hershey Craniofacial Surgery
Tom Samson, MD
Update on ESTEEM/Fornadley Microsurgery and Skull Base Lab
John Potochny, MD
Update on Cutaneous Oncology
Kavita Vakharia, MD
Update on Facial Nerve Clinic
Cathy Henry, MD
Update on Hand Surgery
Randy Hauck, MD
Extremity Reconstruction State of the Art
John Roberts, MD
- 10 a.m. | Coffee Break
- 10:30 a.m. | Plastic Surgery Research Laboratory
Dino Ravnic, DO
- 11 a.m. | Research Presentations
Lab Team Presenters To Be Determined
- 11:30 a.m. | Resident Clinical Presentations:
Assessment of the Multi-Disciplinary and Operative Management of Robin Sequence at a Single Institution: A Retrospective Review Over Eight Years
Jeffrey Fornadley, MD
Mycobacterial Infections Following Cosmetic Surgery Tourism, a Highly Morbid Complication
Sameer Massand, MD
Comparison of Tumescent Anesthesia Versus Pectoral Nerve Block in Bilateral Reduction Mammoplasty
Caroline McLaughlin, MD
Sentinel Lymph Node Positivity in Cutaneous Melanoma and its Correlation to a 31 Gene-Expression Profile Test and Two Lymph Node Risk Calculators
Ambroise Gilles, MD
Brandon Free, MD
- Noon | Lunch/Mark Sunday Remarks on Philanthropy — Plastic Surgery Education Fund
- 1 p.m. | Panel: My Practice is Better Than Yours!
Panelists To Be Determined
- 2 p.m. | Keynote Lecture
William Kuzon, Jr, PhD, MD, FRCS
- 3 p.m. | Closing Comments
Shane Johnson, MD
- 6–9 p.m. | Dinner at the Hershey Conservatory
Penn State College of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
Penn State College of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 4.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s). Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
The fee is $150 per person and includes the cost of instruction, online handout materials and all listed meals.
$250 Fee allows education participants to bring a guest to dinner at Hershey Conservatory.
If you are a medical student, resident or staff attendee not seeking CME on Saturday, May 27, at the UCC, you are welcome to attend the daytime event free of charge. Please get in touch with Sarah Sipe at email@example.com for details and to RSVP so we have an accurate headcount for catering.
Please do not sign up on the electronic form you may come across on the Infonet, as it pertains to the dinner event, which is restricted to staff and graduates.
Payment is required at the time of registration. If you have any questions or concerns, please email us at ContinuingEd@pennstatehealth.psu.edu.
Registrations received after Friday, May 26, will incur a $25 late fee.
Cancellations received after Friday, May 19, will be assessed a $25 processing fee.
No refunds will be made for cancellations received after Tuesday, May 23.
Accommodations and Room Block
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Guests who prefer to call to make reservations may call 855-729-3108 and ask for the room block for Plastic Surgery Department’s 50th Anniversary at the Hershey Lodge, Friday, May 26, to Sunday, May 28, 2023. The reservations team is available seven days a week from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. to assist you.
Your Group’s Room Rate is:
(1) King Bed – $349 per room per night plus 11% tax
(2) Queen Beds – $429 per room per night plus 11% tax
Credit cards are charged a one-night advance deposit, including tax, at the time of booking a room reservation.
Room Block Cut off date: Wednesday, April 19, 2023. After this date, rooms and/or group rate may no longer be available.
Cancellations must be made 14 days prior to the day of arrival. No changes or cancellations are permitted within 14 days of arrival.
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