Workshops – Advanced Surgery

Advanced Surgery workshop

Date: Saturday, 12 October 2019

8:30-11:45 (morning session)

13:15-16:30 (afternoon session)

*only sign up for one of these courses – the morning and afternoon sessions are the same

Cost: 30 EURO
Room: N113/114 (IFEMA North Convention Centre, 1st Floor)

Dr. Robert Gniadecki

Dr. Annik van Rengen

Dr. Ehud Miller


The aim of this interactive session is to review the principles of closures of surgical wounds in the face and provide practical experience and training with the advanced reconstruction in different regions of the face. The target audience will comprise of dermatologists who have basic experience with surgery and would like to improve their skills with surgical excisions of the face. After short introductory talks the participants will be divided into groups and will be presented a series of challenging cases of facial tumors or surgical defects for reconstruction. The proposals will be discussed within the groups and selected cases will also be brought for comments and discussion by all participants. The session will end with a self-assessment test.

Learning objectives:

After attending this workshop the participants should be able to understand and apply the principles of reconstruction of surgical defects in the face to obtain best functional and aesthetic outcome and design side-to-side closures and flaps in different facial regions.

Level of proficiency:

Basic knowledge of skin surgery required. Ideally the participants should have participated in the basic surgery workshop on Thursday 10 October (Dr Muche) and/or have clinical experience with simple excisions.

To register for a workshop:

  • During registration process, while purchasing the ticket to attend the Congress, you will be asked if you want to attend the workshops; click on the workshops you would like to attend.
  • Already registered for Congress: log-in into the Registration Platform, choose the option “Register or book tickets for yourself” and Select the workshop(s) you wish to attend

Enrollment is not guaranteed until the financial transaction has been completed.